Accommodation in guest houses (sharing basis, 3 nights)
Meals: full board (3 lunches, 3 dinners)
A/C comfortable transport with professional driver per itinerary
International and domestic air tickets
Photo and video charges
Meals and beverages
Tips and gratuities
WHAT TO EXPECT
History of the Great Silk Road
Local life experience
Day 1: Samarkand – Yangikishlak – Eski Forish and Uhumt
Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to Nurata Mountains to village Yangikishlak. Arrival Eski Forish and excursion with lunch in guesthouse. Visit local houses and farm of owner of guesthouse. Continue to Uhum via Asraf village with excursion. Arrival to guesthouse Djumagul opa (The house is located near a small river, with traditional water mill. The attractions of this house can also include a water pump that raises the spring water up to the guesthouse without using electricity. Participation in the life of local people – make a bread and assistance with dinner. Dinner. Overnight.
Day 2: Uhum hiking – Hayat village excursion
Breakfast. Hiking to upper Uhum via Guzar pass and gardens, with lunch in the guesthouse Anor. Guesthouse are located close to National Nurata Reserve, tourists can join to local life experience and assist to family with butter making process. Continue to Hayat village and accommodation in guesthouse Habiba or Shiringul, in the garden of this house there is a pond where the owners successfully breed fish, a small waterfall and a traditional water mill for this area, locals doing the flour here for baking homemade bread. Near to guesthouse tourist can find the petroglyphs of the early middle ages. Free time and excursion in the village. Dinner and overnight.
Day 3: Hayat village – Madjerum – Sentyab
Breakfast. Continue to Madjerum village with visiting family where they making the almond and sesame oil. Visit ruins of Kala Madjerum. Local life experience and lunch with family. Hike through the valley of the mountain river with rifts and waterfalls in Sentyab village, along the way-ancient ruins, mosques and petroglyphs. Arrival to village. Accommodation in guesthouse. Dinner and overnight.
Day 4: Sentyab excursion – Bukhara
Breakfast. Visit Sentyab village bird watching (you can meet Golden eagle, Griffon vulture). Transfer to Bukhara. Arrival and end of service.