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The Silk Road - Exodus Travels
15 days

The Silk Road

From Tashkent to Bishkek
Tour Operator:
Exodus Travels
Max group size:
16
Age range:
16 to 99
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
88612
From
US $3,099
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Itinerary

Start in Tashkent and end in Bishkek! With the discovery tour The Silk Road, you have a 15 day tour package taking you through Tashkent, Uzbekistan and 7 other destinations in Asia. 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: Start Tashkent
  2. Day 2: Full day Tashkent
  3. Day 3: AXF: Morning train to Samarkand, visit Registan Square and other sites of the city
  4. Day 4: Continue our exploration of Samarkand; transfer to Bukhara.
  5. Day 5: Explore Bukhara's many historical sites.
  6. Day 6: Another day exploring Bukhara before catching the late afternoon train to Tashkent.
  7. Day 7: Morning in Tashkent, overnight train to Almaty, Kazakhstan.
  8. Day 8: Full day exploring Almaty.
  9. Day 9: Day trip to Issyk and Turgen Gorge.
  10. Day 10: Almaty to Bishkek in Kyrgyzstan; afternoon visit Bishkek.
  11. Day 11: Issyk Kul and Djety Oguyz Gorge where we overnight in a yurt camp.
  12. Day 12: Explore the gorge on foot; drive to Karakol.
  13. Day 13: Cholpon Ata on the northern shore of Issyk Kul Lake, burial mounds and petroglyphs.
  14. Day 14: Travel through the Boon Gorge, and visit the Burana Tower before returning to Bishkek.
  15. Day 15: End Bishkek
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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

Reviews About This Operator

  • Alison
    · November 05, 2013
    A wonderful, rewarding holiday in a country that is just waking up to tourism but has so much to offer with lovely,... Show more
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  • Alan
    · September 05, 2013
    A brilliant tour.  Even the August heat didn't put us off, it just made it better. What was the most inspirational... Show more
    Review collected by Exodus Travels
  • Ainsley
    · July 13, 2013
    A fantastic trip, full of history and sights What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? The whole trip,... Show more
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Dates & Availability

15 days
The Silk Road
From Tashkent to Bishkek
No credit card fees
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  • July 2020
  • August 2020
  • September 2020
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FAQs

  • Will flights be included?

    We specialise in giving you the best tours from around the world, however the tours we offer do not include airfare and we do not book or advise on airfare. You will be responsible for booking your flights to meet with the group at the starting city. We do not recommend booking airfare before confirming your tour.

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Good to Know

  • About the countries

    Currencies

    лв
    Som
    Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan
    лв
    Tenge
    Kazakhstan

    Plugs & Adapters

    Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan and KyrgyzstanUzbekistan

    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 Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Hepatitis A - Recommended for Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Tuberculosis - Recommended for Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan. Ideally 3 months before travel.
    • Hepatitis B - Recommended for Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan. Ideally 2 months before travel.
    • Rabies - Recommended for Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan. 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. Ideally 6 months before travel.
  • Payment information
    • For any tour departing before 19 June 2020 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after 19 June 2020, a minimum payment of 20% is required to confirm your booking with Exodus Travels. 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 75 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.
    • The following cards are accepted for Exodus Travels tours: Visa, Maestro, Mastercard, American Express or PayPal. TourRadar does NOT charge you an extra fee for using any of these payment methods.
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