Weekend Tour - 42 Days | Navoi, Nurata, Samarkand

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A trip full of striking impressions and eastern romanticism will be the Active Two-Day Week-End Tour-4: Navoi, Nurata, Samarkand, available for those who love dynamic rest and exoticism. During the tour you will not have to feel monotony. Virtuosities will not remain indifferent when visiting the Sarmish-Say natural boundaries, a unique indigenous “gallery”, famous for over 10 000 petroglyphs. Furthermore, you will enjoy an unforgettable adventure: an overnight spent in national yurts. You will see a true miracle - hyaline closed lake in the hot Kyzyl Kum desert. You will also remember a camel ride, by “ships of desert”, owing to which you will get an excellent possibility to find out more about quaint flora and fauna in the yurt camp outskirts.

Tour itinerary:

Day 1: Tashkent – Navoi – Nurata – Yurt camp (155 km, 2 hrs)
 
Transfer to the Tashkent local airport at 06:15. Flight to Navoi at 08:00. Arrival in Navoi at 09:40. Meet at the airport, transfer to Sarmish-Say to see the petroglyphs. After the Sarmish-Say excursion you are to drive to Nurata where you can have lunch and visit a local place of interest – The Chashma Complex with a holy spring. After lunch transfer to the yurt camp. On the way a stop at lake of Aydarkul located in the amidst of a sultry desert. In the evening dinner near the camp fire with a Kazakh akin singing folk songs. Overnight at the yurt camp.
Day 2: Yurt camp – Samarkand – Tashkent (250 km, 3-3.5 hrs)
 
In the morning camel riding and free time. Then a drive to Samarkand. Arrival in Samarkand, lunch. At 16:00 transfer to a railway station. Return to Tashkent by high-speed train “Afrosiyob”, departure at 17:00. Arrival in Tashkent at 19:10.

Prices:

Number of travellers 1 2 3
Price per person, USD 390 270 230

Accommodation:

City

Accommodation, Budget Option

Nurata

Yurt Camp

 

  • Accommodation in the yurt camp hotel with full board (3 meals);
  • Economy class ticket for flight Tashkent – Navoi;
  • Economy-class tickets for train Samarkand–Tashkent;
  • Car for the whole tour;
  • All drop off/pick up to/from airports/train stations.
  • Travel insurance.