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Highlights of the Silk Road - Sundowners Overland
21 days

Highlights of the Silk Road

From Almaty to Tashkent
Tour Operator:
Sundowners Overland
Max group size:
15
Age range:
12 to 90
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
185684
From
US $5,730 / person
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Spend
21 days
Visit
16 places
Stay in
Hotel
Camping
Guesthouse
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Itinerary

Start in Almaty and end in Tashkent! With the discovery tour Highlights of the Silk Road, you have a 21 day tour package taking you through Almaty, Kazakhstan and 15 other destinations in Asia. Highlights of the Silk Road includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Almaty
  2. Day 2: Almaty
  3. Day 3: To Bishkek
  4. Day 4: Bishkek to Chon Kemin
  5. Day 5: To Lake Issyk Kul
  6. Days 6: Return to Bishkek
  7. Day 7: Bishkek and fly to Tashkent
  8. Day 8: To Khujand
  9. Days 9: Dushanbe via Istaravshan
  10. Day 10: Dushanbe
  11. Day 11: Iskanderkul Lake and Penjikent
  12. Days 12: To Samarkand
  13. Day 13: Samarkand
  14. Day 14: To Bukhara
  15. Day 15: Bukhara
  16. Day 16: Mary - Welcome to Turkmenistan
  17. Day 17: Fly to Ashgabat
  18. Day 18: To Darvaza Crater
  19. Day 19: To Khiva via Shavat Border
  20. Day 20: Khiva
  21. Day 21: Fly to Tashkent
  22. Journey Summary
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What's Included

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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Meals
  • Transport
  • Additional Services
  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Optional
  • Additional Services

Where You'll Stay

Hotel
Camping
Guesthouse

Reviews About This Operator

  • Anonymous
    October 22, 2015
    A wonderful trip through Central Asia and we enjoyed the tour enormously, as well as the company of the other tour members (a great group of people) and the company of our wonderful guide Diana whom we cannot praise enough. We are delighted that we were... Show more
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  • Anonymous
    June 07, 2015
    As you have heard it was a fantastic trip with lots of ‘wow’ moments and there were no times that we felt unsafe, although the heavy police presence in Kashgar is a bit intimidating. Accommodation • Novotel Airport Hotel, Bangkok – Excellent for an... Show more
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  • Isabelle
    September 18, 2019
    Had a wonderful trip. Everything was well organised, safe and enjoyable. Our guide was very informative and the small group size allowed us to bond
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Availability

21 days
Highlights of the Silk Road
From Almaty to Tashkent
No credit card fees
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  • May 2020
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    May 22, 2020
    Thursday
    Jun 11, 2020
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    Aug 28, 2020
    Thursday
    Sep 17, 2020
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    Sep 22, 2020
    Monday
    Oct 12, 2020
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  • Friday
    Apr 23, 2021
    Thursday
    May 13, 2021
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    Aug 20, 2021
    Thursday
    Sep 9, 2021
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    $5,930
  • Friday
    Oct 8, 2021
    Thursday
    Oct 28, 2021
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    Total
    $5,930

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Good to Know

  • About the countries

    Currencies

    лв
    Tenge
    Kazakhstan
    лв
    Som
    Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan
    TJS
    Somoni
    Tajikistan
    ман
    Manat
    Turkmenistan

    Plugs & Adapters

    Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan and TurkmenistanUzbekistan and TajikistanTurkmenistan

    Visa

    Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.

    Vaccines

    These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
    • Typhoid - Recommended for Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan and Turkmenistan. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Hepatitis A - Recommended for Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan and Turkmenistan. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Tuberculosis - Recommended for Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan and Turkmenistan. Ideally 3 months before travel.
    • Hepatitis B - Recommended for Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan and Turkmenistan. Ideally 2 months before travel.
    • Rabies - Recommended for Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan and Turkmenistan. Ideally 1 month before travel.
    • Yellow fever - Certificate of vaccination required if arriving from an area with a risk of yellow fever transmission for Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan. Ideally 10 days before travel.
    • Tick-borne encephalitis - Recommended for Kazakhstan and Tajikistan. Ideally 3 months before travel.
    • Cholera - Recommended for Tajikistan. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
  • Payment information
    • For any tour departing before 17 May 2020 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after 17 May 2020, a minimum payment of 20% is required to confirm your booking with Sundowners Overland. The final payment will be automatically charged to your credit card on the designated due date. The final payment of the remaining balance is required at least 80 days days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
    • Some departure dates and prices may vary and Sundowners Overland will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
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