Welcome to Samarkand! On this amazing one day tour you will discover the best of Samarkand with a local guide. You will be introduced to some of the most popular attractions in this modern city with a rich history and colorful traditions.
Gur-Emir mausoleum – the burial place of the Great Amir Temur and his dynasty (XIV-XV c.).
Bibi Khanum mosque – was named in honor of the eldest wife of Great Timur (XIV c.).
Siyab local bazaar – taste the best bread and fruits of Samarkand.
Visit Craft Center and experience a demonstration of traditional crafts.
Enjoy silk paper workshop to see how local craftsmen create the wonderful signs with Silk paper.
Observatory of Ulugbek (XVc).
LUNCH at the national restaurant.
Shakhi-Zinda necropolises – which means “Alive King” (XI-XII c.).
Reghistan square – the main square of Samarkand. It consists of beautiful buildings of Madrassah Ulugbek (XV c.), Madrassah Sherdor (XVII c.) and Madrassah Tilla Kori) (XVII c.).
This activity includes:
- entrance fee
Things to note