Tour to Urgut and Silk Carpet Factory1 Day | Urgut, Samarkand

Explore Samarkand vicinities: Tour to Urgut and Silk Carpet Factory

If you have seen all beauties of Samarkand and have an extra day, take a journey to a small town of Urgut. In 50 km ride you will explore two interesting sights: a garden of ancient sycamores Chor-Chinor and a local bazaar where you can find antique crafts. Also, the itinerary includes a visit to a unique factory in Samarkand where you will learn how silk carpets are made.


Tour itinerary:

Our guide and driver will meet you at your hotel in Samarkand. Depart Samarkand and drive to Chor-Chinor garden (50 km., 1 h.). Due to unfavorable road conditions the vehicle needs to be changed to a local taxi (10min drive). Visit the garden with old sycamores, the mosque and the spring water. Then drive to Urgut bazaar, local oriental marketplace where you will find items with a very eastern flavor. Although it is open every day excluding Monday and Thursday, Sunday is the best to visit. In afternoon return to Samarkand and visit Samarkand Silk Carpet Factory. Watch the process of making the silk carpets, various silk products and visit the factory's local shop. Transfer to the hotel. End of the tour.
Duration of the tour: 6-7 hours

Price:

 Number of travellers

1

2

3

4

 Price per person, USD

105

55

55

40


Price includes:

  1. English speaking guide;
  2. Entrance fee to Chor-Chinor Garden;
  3. Transport throughout the tour.

 

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