Astounding 5 ‘Stans’ Country

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16 DAYS - 15 NIGHTS
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Being the ninth largest country in the world, Kazakhstan is wide to an extent that it encompasses 5 climate zones and has 2 time zones. In other hand, Kyrgyzstan is a rugged Central Asian country along the Silk Road, the ancient trade route between China and the Mediterranean. As for Tajikistan, the term ‘predominantly mountainous’ doesn’t do justice to a country where over 90% of the land is upland. Meanwhile, tour to Turkmenistan offer tourist such a scenic moments to be burned in mind as the natural landscape is so inspiring. Lastly, Uzbekistan The region’s cradle of culture for more than two millennia, and is the proud home to a spellbinding arsenal of architecture and ancient cities.

COUNTRY Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan
CITY
Almaty, Bishkek, Dushanbe, Khudjand, Tashkent, Samarkand, Bukhara, Khiva, Ashgabat
DEPARTURE Arrival on Wednesday
TOUR HIGHLIGHTS
Excursion to the ancient Citadel Ark
Photostop at the Zankov Cathedral
Experience ride World beautiful subway
Explore Pobeda Square, Independant Square
Visit Ministry of Inner Affairs
INCLUDED
Accommodation
Sightseeing and transportation as itinerary
Airport Transfer
Entrance fees as per itinerary
Economy Train Tickets
English speaking tour guide
EXCLUDED
International or domestic flight
Travel Insurance
Tipping tour guide and driver
Personal Expenses
Visa TBA
REMARKS WEDNESDAY Departure Only

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Day 1: Almaty (Arrival on Wednesday)

  • Upon arrival in Almaty, Kazakhstan, meet and greet with local guide and be transferred to your selected accommodation.
  • Lunch & Dinner.

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Day 2: Almaty

  • After breakfast, shopping at Green Bazaar. Continue tour to Panfilov Park, Zenkov Cathedral, Memorial of Glory and Eternal Flame, Medeo Gorge and Kok-Tobr Hill.The tour ends with the short ride the famous Almaty cableway.
  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.

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Day 3: Almaty – Bishkek

  • Today, transfer to Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. Enjoy a guided tour to Pobeda Square (Victory Square), Duboviy Park (Oak Park), Central Ala-Too Square, National Philharmonic, et cetera.
  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.

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Day 4: Bishkek – Ala Archa – Bishkek

  • After breakfast, visit Ala Archa Gorge. Do a little hiking to see a panoramic view of gorge. Afterwards we return to Bishkek and shopping at the colourful Asian Bazaar.
  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.

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Day 5: Bishkek  Dushanbe

  • Breakfast. Flight to city of Tajikistan . Meet with the tour guide and visit Rudake Park, National Library, White House, National State Seal, and House of Parliament. Proceed to walk in National park to make photos of Ministry of Inner Affairs and the biggest National Flag in the world. Continue to Central Museum, Gurminj Museum, Asian Bazaar. Dinner and overnight in Dushanbe.
  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.

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Day 6: Dushanbe – Hissor – Dushanbe

  • After breakfast, visit Hisor fortress, the recently restored monuments of Madrasa I Kuhna, Mahdumi Azam, Botanical Garden and Victory Park.
  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.

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Day 7: Dushanbe – Khudjand

  • In the morning, drive to Khujand city. The road to the lakes goes over Anzob pass with panoramic views. in the afternoon a Cultural Palace of Khujand and the Central Mosque.
  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.

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Day 8: Khudjand – Tashkent

  • Transfer to Uzbekistan border Oibek. Visit Independence square, local Broadway, ride in famous Tashkent Metro, Chorsu Bazaar, Kukaldash Madrasah and Hast Imam complex.
  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.

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Day 9: Tashkent  Samarkand

  • After breakfast, Transfer to Samarkand by morning train. Today, visit attraction such as Registan square, Mausoleum Guri Emir and Bibi Khanum Mosque and a UNESCO World Heritage Site, Shakhi Zindeh. Overnight in Samarkand.
  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.

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Day 10: Samarkand – Gijduvan – Bukhara

  • Depart to Bukhara. En route, visit memorial complex of Al Bukhary, Gijduvan village(famous private pottery workshop).
  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.

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Day 11: Bukhara

  • Breakfast at hotel. Today’s tour is to the Citadel Ark, Samanids Mausoleum, Chashma Ayub, Bolo-Hauz Mosque, walk along the shopping domes, visit Nodir Divan Begi and wrap today’s tour with visiting Poi Kalon Complex.
  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.

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Day 12: Bukhara– Khiva

  • Drive to Khiva. The pass through famous Kizilkum desert. Enjoy the view of Amu Darya river, the deepest river in Central Asia.
  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.

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Day 13: Khiva

  • Today, tour inside of Itchan-Qala. The old sound buildings, palaces, mosques, Madrasahs, Mausoleums and Minarets, transformed Itchan-Qala into unique city-monument.
  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.

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Day 14: Khiva – Kunya Urgench – Darvaza

  • Transfer to Shavat border checkpoint between Uzbekistan and Turkmenistan. Then transfer to Kunya Urgench, which owes its UNESCO world heritage status to the fact that it was an important Silk Road hub on the Oxus River (Khorezm Empire).
  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.

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Day 15: Darwaza – Ashgabat

  • Morning transfer to Ashgabat, Turkmenistan. City tour in Ashgabat with visits of Ertogrul Gazi Mosque, Independence Park, Arch of Neutrality, National Museum, Nissa Historical Park, Turkmenbashi Spiritual Mosque and Mausoleum in Kipchak. Overnight in Ashgabat.
  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.

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Day 16: Depart Ashgabat

  • After breakfast, transfer to the airport and flight back to Kuala Lumpur.
  • Breakfast.

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