Uzbekistan News

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Uzbekistan improved tourist visa facilitiesAs per the Decree of the President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev of December 4 tourist visa facilities has been simplified, reports Gazeta.uz News Media. more
Category: Uzbekistan Visa
Uzbekistan Airways will increase the frequency of flights to KazakhstanThe national airline Uzbekistan Airways will introduce additional flight to Kazakhstan, reports the carrier on its official website. more
Category: Flights
 
Uzbekistan Airways has launched a regular flight from Samarkand to Istanbul 
Uzbekistan Havo Yullari, National Airline of Uzbekistan, has launched a regular flight on the route Samarkand-Istanbul-Samarkand. more
Category: Flights, Samarkand
The largest pot of plov in the world to be prepared in UzbekistanOn 8 September 2017, within the frames of the "Uzbegim" festival of traditional culture, the world record on cooking the biggest plov will be set that will enter the Guinness World Records' Book. more
Category: Uzbek Plov, Must Eat Local Food
Atlas bayrami fest will be held in MarghilanFrom September 12 to 16, 2017, Marghilan will hold traditional textile festival "Atlas bayrami" (Atlas fest), - reports press-service of UNESCO Representative Office in Uzbekistan. more
Category: Festivals, Marghilan
Khiva will hold international festival The Magic of DanceKhiva will hold international festival "The Magic of Dance", reports press-service of the State Tourism Committee. Uniqueness and beauty of national dances will be demonstrated from September 7 to 9, 2017 in Ichan-Qala complex, the open-air museum. more
Category: Festivals, Khiva
Revived folklore festival Boysun spring in UzbekistanOn 12-14 May, there will be held an International Folklore Festival “Boysun bahori” (Boysun spring) in the Surkhandarya region. more
Category: Festivals, Boysun
New Almaty-Tashkent passenger train started routingOn 21 March 2017 the international passenger train № 1/2 Almaty – Tashkent was launched from the station Almaty-2 to cater to the growing demand of passengers in the region, as per the release issued Kazakhstan National Railways press-centre. more
Category: Trains
Nat Geo: one of the deepest caves in the world is located in UzbekistanJournalist of the National Geographic Mark Synnott was a part of international expedition of speleologists researching one of the deepest caves of the world located on the territory of Uzbekistan and later shared his story on the Nat Geo website. more
Category: Tourism
Uzbekistan AirwaysOn April 5, 2017 Uzbekistan Airways will launch a new flight connecting Tashkent and Lahore, reported the press service of the airline. more
Category: Flights