Samarkand city tours offer visitors an unforgettable journey through time, exploring the rich history and stunning architecture of one of the oldest continuously inhabited cities in Central Asia. Wander through the ancient streets, marvel at the dazzling Registan Square, and discover the magnificent mosques, mausoleums, and madrasahs that testify to Samarkand's vital role in the Great Silk Road. With expert guides, local cuisine, and vibrant bazaars, a Samarkand city tour will immerse you in the fascinating blend of cultures that make this UNESCO World Heritage Site a must-see destination.
Day Tour to Samarkand from Tashkent
Take a day to discover the beauties of the Pearl of the East. Visit the Gur-Emir Tomb, Registan Square, Shakhi-Zinda Necropolis, and other sights of Samarkand, and return to Tashkent by the evening.
Gur-Emir Mausoleum, Registan Square, Bibi Khanum Mosque, Shahi-Zinda Necropolis, Ulugbek Observatory, etc.
Details1 Day | All year round from US$ 170 / person
Two-day Samarkand Tour by Train
Head back to the Middle Ages with the Two-Day Samarkand Tour by Train. This is the best tour for maximizing your time in Samarkand, with stops at all of the major sights and tastes of the local cuisine.
Details2 Days | All year round from US$ 330 / person
This Samarkand City Tour takes you to the main destinations in the historical center of one of the world’s oldest cities. Samarkand retains its imperial atmosphere and many impressive buildings.
Ulugbek Observatory, Shakhi-Zinda Necropolis, Registan Square etc.
Details1 Day | All year round from US$ 100 / person
Go a little more in-depth with two days in Timur’s capital, Samarkand. Alongside visits to the main sights of Samarkand, head out to some more hidden gems.
Ulugbek Observatory, the Tomb of Saint Daniel, Bibi-Khanum Mosque etc.
Details2 Days | All year round from US$ 190 / person
2-Day Samarkand Tour by Car from Tashkent
2-Day Samarkand Tour by Car from Tashkent offers private, comfortable transport as you explore Uzbekistan’s most-visited city, from staple greats such as Registan Square, Gur Emir Mausoleum and Shakhi-Zinda to the archaeological Afrasiab Museum, Tomb of St. Daniel and Konigil village.
Gur Emir, Registan, Siab Bazaar, Bibi Khanum, Shakhi-Zinda, Ulugbek Observatory, Afrasiab, Konigil village
Details2 Days | All year round from US$ 230 / person
Samarkand tours and day trips provide an unparalleled experience as you embark on an unforgettable journey through time, delving into the rich history and awe-inspiring architecture of one of the oldest continuously inhabited cities in Central Asia. Samarkand city tours allow you to meander through ancient streets, stand in awe before the mesmerizing Registan Square, and uncover the breathtaking mosques, mausoleums, and madrasahs that highlight Samarkand's crucial role along the Great Silk Road.
Guided by expert local guides, you will be fully immersed in the captivating blend of cultures that define this UNESCO World Heritage Site. Samarkand tours and day trips also offer a taste of the region's delicious local cuisine, as well as opportunities to explore the bustling bazaars that showcase the city's vibrant trade and artisanal traditions. With a diverse range of experiences catering to every interest, a Samarkand city tour is undoubtedly a must-see destination for history buffs, architecture enthusiasts, and curious travelers alike.