Parasol Tours
Parasol Tours
Greece-Aegean Islands
Turkey & Italy

CLASSICAL UZBEKISTAN TOUR
20-27 October 2017

Day: 1 - 20 Oct - TASHKENT
Arrive in to the airport in Tashkent and transfer to the hotel to rest until 12:00.
In the afternoon city tour in the old part of the city with the State Museum of Applied Arts of Uzbekistan, Kaffal Shashi Mausoleum,Barak-Khan Madrasa, Khasti-Imam Complex with the Muy-Mubarak Mosque - storehouse of the oldest known Koran of Khalif Osman and golden hair of prophet Muhammad, Juma Mosque of Khodja Akhrar Vali,  Kukeldash Madrasa and Abdulkasim Madrasa.
Dinner and overnight in Khiva (B, L, D).

Day: 2 - 21 Oct - TASHKENT-URGENCH-HIVA
At 05:00 transfer to the airport and fly to Urgench on HY1051 at 07:50. On arrival to Urgench at 09:30 transfer to Khiva (30 km). City tour with the architectural complex of Ichan-Kala, the residence of the last Khiva Khan including Ismail Khodja Mausoleum, Muhammed Amin Khan Madrasa, Kunya-Ark Fortress, Kalta Minor Tower, Tash-Hovli Palace, Pahlavan Mahmud Mausoleum, Juma Mosque and other Khiva tourist sites; narrow streets, carved “ayvans” veranda and doors, majestic minarets and mausoleums, heritage and arts.
Dinner and overnight (B, L, D).

Day: 3 - 22 Oct -HIVA-BUKHARA
After breakfast drive to Bukhara for a 7-8 hour drive, which in fact took more than a month in the past.
Dinner and overnight (B, L, D).

Day: 4 - 23 Oct - BUKHARA
After breakfast city tour in Bukhara with Ismael Samani Mausoleum (the tomb of representatives of Samanids’ Dynasty), Chashma Ayub Mausoleum, Bolo-Hauz Mosque, Citadel Ark, city in a city, Poi Kalon Cathedral Mosque, consisting of Minaret Kalyan, Kalyan Mosque, Miri Arab Madrasa, Ulug Bek’s Madrasa, Nodir Divanbeghi Madrasa, Abdul Aziz Khan Madrasa, Magoki-Attori Mosque, Lyabi-Khauz Ensemble, Kosh-Madrasa Ensemble, consisting of two resisting Modari Khan Madrasa and Abdulla Khan MadrasaChor-Minor (Four Minarets).
Dinner and then Uzbek Night at Nodir Divanbeghi Madrasa.
Overnight (B, L, D).

Day: 5 - 24 Oct - BUKHARA - SHAKHRISABZ - SAMARKAND
After breakfast at the hotel drive to Shakhrisabz (290 km / 4 hours). On arrival, city tour with the ruins of Ak-Saray Palace, Dor-ut Saodat Complex comprising Khazratiy Imam Mosque and Jahongir Mausoleum; Dor-ut Tillavat Complex consisting of Gumbazi-Seiidan, Kok Gumbaz Mosque. Thereafter continue to Samarkand. Dinner and overnight (B, L, D).

Day: 6 - 25 Oct - SAMARKAND
After breakfast full day city tour in Samarkand with the East Siab Bazaar, Guri-Emir with Timur's tomb,Registan Square with Ulug Bek Madrasa, Shir-Dor Madrasa, Tillya-Kori Madrasa and cathedral mosque of Bibi-Khanymand architectural complex of Shahi-Zind.
Dinner and overnight in Tashkent (B, L, D).

Day: 7 - 26 Oct - SAMARKAND - TASHKENT
After breakfast visit to the Museum of the ancient city of Afrosiab, and Ulug Bek Observatory, and the Mausoleum of Prophet Daniel.Thereafter transfer to the railway station for the speed train (Afrosiyob) to Tashkent departing at 17:00.On arrival to Tashkent at 19:10 transfer to the hotel.
Dinner and overnight in Tashkent (B, L, D).

Day: 8 - 27 Oct - TASHKENT OUTBOUND FLIGHT
Transfer to the airport for the flight to next destination

DESTINATIONS
HOTELS
Tashkent
Shodlik Palace Hotel
Khiva
Malika Khiva Hotel
Bukhara
Asia Bukhara Hotel
Samarkand
Asia Samarkand Hotel
Tashkent
Shodlik Palace Hotel
DEPARTURE DATES
P.P. in DBL
SIN. SUPP.
20 Oct 2017
$875
$130

 

 

INCLUSIONS:
  • Accommodation at the quoted or similar hotels on per person in a double room basis as shown on the itinerary
  • Breakfasts, lunches and dinners as specified on the itinerary with the initials like B, L and D that stands for, respectively, Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
  • English speaking licensed professional tourist guide
  • Air-conditioned vehicles the size of which depends on the number of the participants
  • Admission fees as per the itinerary
  • Domestic air tickets on economy class (Tashkent-Urgench/Urgench Bukhara)
  • Train ticket on economy class (Samarkand-Tashkent)
  • Tips to the hotels and restaurants
  • All the government taxes
  • Arrival and departure transfers
  • Show in Bukhara
  • Mineral water (1 liter per person/per day)
  • Visa support

     

    ****NO HIDDEN (EXTRA COSTS) ON THIS TOUR*****

EXCLUSIONS:
  • International airfares
  • Extra meals or other food items purchased over and above what is in the set menus; beverages including bottled water, spirits, laundry. Border and airport taxes, passport and visa charges, travel insurance and all other items of a purely personal nature as well as tipping
  • Personal travel insurance (We strongly encourage you to obtain this before you leave your country as it might protect you from possible cancellation costs)
  • Gratuities for the guide and driver that are at the discretion of the guests.
  • Visa fees
  • Porterage
  • Whatever not mentioned as being included.


 

TERMS & CONDITIONS

All the rates are quoted NET in American dollar on per person basis

Child discount (03-10 yrs old) is 25 % out of per person prices and valid only if the child shares the room as the third person with two other adults. No charge for 00-02 year old children)

There will be 2% discount for third person who shares the same room with two other persons.

No refund is made for the unused admissions and suppers

As a general practice, If more than 5 single rooms are requested at the hotels, the 6th and the further rooms are charged as double rooms regardless they are used for single or double occupancy. However, this situation can be reconsidered in accordance with the hotel policies and we can be more flexible in this regard

Payments:

Further to a 25% deposit to be received in 5 business days after our final confirmation, the remainder of the balance should be received in full 30 days (for individuals) and 45 days (for groups of 10 or more) prior to the service commencement date through one of the options outlined below. 

The payments can be made through the following methods:

1- Wire transfer to one of our account numbers the details of which can be obtained on request.
All bank charges and fees need to be debited to the sender.
2- By a credit card through VISA, MasterCard or American Express.
Please be advised that most banks charge commission for up to 5 % for international transactions though we do not charge anything extra for VISA and MasterCard transactions. (We charge 4% for American Express, though)

Cancellation Policy:

The notice of cancellations by participants should be given in writing, and all such cancellations will be effective on the date the written notification is received.

In the event of cancellation by a participant sharing same accommodation, the rate charged to the remaining participant will have to be increased to the “Single Occupancy” rate, unless we (you) can arrange for a Shared Accommodation.

Cancellation fees / charges are agreed to be “Liquidated Damages”, and not a penalty. Deposit towards a tour constitutes full acceptance of these “General Terms & Conditions” and to the Cancellation Policy.

The Cancellation Fees, in addition to any applicable Airline Penalties, are as follows:

If a booking is cancelled more than 30 days prior to the scheduled departure, full payment (less $25 per person cancellation processing fee) shall be refunded upon receipt of the cancellation notice.

If cancelled 21 to 30 days prior to departure, the cancellation fee shall be 10% of the total cost

If cancelled 11 to 20 days prior to departure, the cancellation fee shall be 25% of the total cost

If cancelled 2 to 10 days prior to departure, or thereafter, the cancellation fee shall be 50% of the total cost

Since tour rates are based on group participation / or minimum person requirements, NO REFUNDS can be made for any services or any part of the program not used, after the commencement of the tour.

Uzbekistan