Uzbekistan: Pilgrimage to Place of Wise 9 days | 8 nights
Make pilgrimage to holy sites:
• Zangiata mausoleum in Tashkent region, the place, where were buried Muslim holy sheikh Ay-Khodja and his spouse Ambar Bibi, patron of fertility and motherhood.
• Bukhara – pilgrimage to the holy places of Sufism and visit to the burial places of Seven Sufi Saints, the mausoleum of Bakhouddin Naqshband, the founder of the Naqshbandi Sufi order.
• Samarkand –visit the necropolis of Shahi-Zinda where the cousin of the Prophet Muhammad, Kussam ibn Abbas was buried; visit the Memorial Complex of Imam Al-Bukhari, one of the major places of pilgrimage in Uzbekistan.
• Termez –discover the main holy place of this city — the mausoleum of Al-Hakim at-Termizi, the religious leader, scientist and the founder of the dervish order.
Detailed program of tour
Day 1 Assalom Tashkent !
Flight from homeland to Tashkent. Our team will welcome you at Tashkent International Airport.
Transfer to hotel, depending on your arrival time, at the rest of the day you will have either free time or short city tour. Overnight at hotel.City: Tashkent
Day 2 Tashkent (visits)
Breakfast at the hotel.
Begin your pilgrimage from the visits to: The Complex of Khast-Imam, religious center of Tashkent. Architectural Ensemble includes several constructions, built in XVI –XIX cc.: madrasa and mausoleum of Barak Khan, Kaffal Shashi Mausoleum, the Friday mosque and the madrasa Moyie Mubarek, where you can see the most ancient Coran of VII cc.
In the afternoon visit Mausoleum of Sheikh Zainiddin-Bobo. Then you will visit Zangiata complex.
Overnight at the hotelCity: Tashkent
Day 3 From Tashkent to Bukhara
Early breakfast at hotel. Transfer to the Railway station to take fast speed train “Afrosiab” to Bukhara, which is well known as a land of 7000 Piirs (teachers). Departure at 8:00, arrival at 11:47.Transfer to hotel to leave the luggage (check-in at 14:00). Lunch time.
Make pilgrimage to places, situated in outskirts of Bukhara, where Seven Sufi scholars were buried. Visit the tomb of Abduholiq Gijduvaniy (1103-1179) located in the town of Gijduvan (in 40 km from Bukhara city); the tomb of Gijduvaniy’s fourth apprentice –Khoja Muhammad Orif Ar Revgariy, known as Hazrat Khoja Orif Mohitobon. (The location of the holy place is in the district of Shofirkon 50-60 km from the centre of Bukhara). Going on to visit the burial site of Hodja Mahmud Anjir Fagnaviy (died in 1286) and Mausoleum of Khoja Ali Rometaniy (apprentice of Khoja Mahmud Anjir Fagnaviy), located in Rometan district. Continue to visit the burial place of Hodja Mukhammad Boboyi Samosiy (1259-1354), an apprentice of Hodja Ali Rometaniy.
Dinner time. Overnight at the hotel.City: Tashkent Bukhara
Day 4 Bukhara
Breakfast at the hotel.
Continue pilgrimage: visit the next holy site, the tomb of Hazreti Said Mir Kulol (1287-1370). The last pilgrimage place will be the holiest ensemble of Bukhara, the memorial complex of Hazrati Bakhouddin Naqshbandi – the founder of Naqshbandiya Order, located in the village of Qasri Orifon.
Lunch time. Then you will visit Chor –Bakr Necropolis, a complex located in Sumiton village and the Mausoleum of Aby Khafs Kabir.
Dinner time. Overnight at the hotel.City: Bukhara
Day 5 Bukhara -Samarkand
Breakfast at the hotel. Morning drive to Samarkand.
En route make stops and visit the Memorial Complex of Imam Al-Bukhari, the great theologian of the East, who collected and recorded about 600 thousand hadith, sayings of the Prophet. Besides, al-Bukhari selected as “flawless” about 7400 hadith to include into the famous “As-Sahih” which became the second most important book after the Koran for the majority of Sunni.
Lunch time. The next visit of holy place is a few kilometers away from the complex of Imam al-Bukhari, the burial place of Hazrat Makhdumi A’zam Dahbediy (1461-1542), a Sufi philosopher, and a descendent of Hazrat Ali. Upon arrival in Samarkand, transfer and check in to the hotel. You will have some free time for personal discovery of the city. Dinner. Overnight at the hotel.City: Bukhara Samarkand
Day 6 Samarkand
Breakfast at the hotel.
Start the pilgrimage from the visit to Khodja Ubaydullah Akhror Vali Ensemble, (died in 1490, this famous person, being the leader of the Sufi order Naqshbandiya, had an influence on the development of the political life in the region. He was honored not only by common people but also was considered as the spiritual leader of many rulers of that time, The memorial complex of Khoja al Mansoor al Matrudi, Burkhonoddin Margiloni, Bibi Khanum Mosque the best architects and artisans of Khorossan, Azerbaijan, Persia and India were involved to the construction of the largest mosque in Central Asia in XIV c., Shakhi Zinda Ensemble with more than 20 buildings, built from early XI up to XIV cc. Each mausoleum has its own style of decoration and great fantasy of skillful artisans. Lunch time.
After, you will visit Hazrat Hyzr Mosque. In the afternoon visit magnificent Reguistan Square, surrounded by its three madrasas, the medrasa Ulugbek (XV c.), the Sher-Dor medrasa (XVII c.) and Tillya Kori with his golden mosque (XVII century.).
End the sightseeing tour with a visit to Gur Emir Mausoleum – the family crypt of the great dynasty of Tamerlane, with a fine ribbed dome and decorated with paper-maché inside). Dinner time.
Overnight at the hotel.City: Samarkand
Day 7 Samarkand -Kitab-Sherebod-Termez
Breakfast at the hotel. In the morning drive to Kitob and visit Mausoleums of Sheikh Darwesh Mohammad al-Samarqandi and Mohammad Imkanky. Lunch time.
In the afternoon continue driving to Termez via Sherobod and visit Imam Termizi. Upon arrival in Termez, visit Mausoleum of Al Hakim at Termizi, the main holy place of Termez, also known as Muhammad ibn `Isa at-Tirmidhi. This architectural monument was built to the north-west of the old Termez castle. Abu Abdulloh Mohammed Ibn Hasan ibn Bashir al-Hakim at-Termizi was the author of a number of religious philosophical works, a religious leader, an outstanding theorist of Islamic misticism and a prominent scholar and was the founder of the dervishes order.
Transfer and check in to the hotel. Dinner time. Overnight at the hotel.City: Samarkand Kitab Sherebod Termez
Day 8 Termez – Denau – Tashkent
Breakfast at the hotel.
In the morning drive to Denau and visit the Mausoleums of Khazrat Alauddin ibn Mukhammad Atari al-Bukhari (son-in-law of Bakhauddin Nakshbandi), Khazrat Khodja Khasan Attor (grandson of Bakhauddin Nakshbandi, son of Alauddin Attor), Khodja Yusuf ibn Khodja Khasan Attor ibn Alauddin Attor (grandson of Bakhauddin Nakshbandi) and Sheikh Mohammad Zahid. Lunch time. After drive back to Termez.
Transfer to airport and to flight to Tashkent. Upon arrival, check-in to the hotel. Dinner. Overnight at the hotel.City: Termez Denau Tashkent
Day 9 Tashkent –Departure
Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to the airport. Flight at ___.
Have a safe flight!
END OF OUR SERVISE!City: Tashkent
Details of the Tour
|Number of participants||2||4||6||Single Supplement|
|Tour price per
|$ 739||$ 545||$ 444||$ 119|
|Number of participants||Tour price per person|
|Single Supplement||$ 119|
- Accommodation in a double (twin) room in hotels of Standard category
- Breakfasts at hotels
- English permanent guide during all days of the tours
- Transportations and transfers by air-conditioned vehicle during the tour, with driver
- Our assistance 24h/7
Price doesn’t include
- The International flight tickets
- Entrance fees for museums and sites (since most of them are free of charge)
- Consular visa fee
- Domestic Flight Tickets Termez –Tashkent (from 130 $ per pax)
- Domestic Train Tickets Tashkent –Bukhara (from 35 $ per pax)