Kokand tours will introduce you one of the most ancient cities of Uzbekistan and a large trade center of the Great Silk Road. You will see a luxurious oriental palace of Khudoyar-Khan that brings to mind Scheherazade’s tales from the thousand and one nights, Damai Shakhon Mausoleum, as well as numerous ceramic studios, old madrasas and many others. The road to Kokand will amaze you with picturesque and breathtaking mountain landscapes of the Kamchik pass.
Visit the palace of the last Kokand Khan, the workshop of local blue ceramics artisans, and the silk mill in Margilan, where famous Margilan silk is made. This best tour to the Fergana Valley has it all, from history to artistry and more.
From the bold patterns of wool carpets to the intricate designs of ceramics to the grandiosity of tiled mosques and madrassas, see the best of Uzbekistan’s master craftsmen and applied artists.
Visit more cities, attractions, and interesting places on this two-week Uzbekistan-Kyrgyzstan Tour 2. Alongside visits to popular places like Samarkand, Bukhara, and Lake Issyk-Kul, explore crafts workshops in Rishtan and Margilan, and walk the streets of Silk Road cities like Khiva and Osh.
Explore every corner of this country with our 17-day in-depth tour. The program includes the picturesque Fergana Valley, the ship cemetery where the Aral Sea used to be in Muynak, ruined fortresses in ancient Khorezm, the Buddhist monuments of Termez, and the main centers of Samarkand and Bukhara.