Fergana Valley Extension

​Although the Fergana Valley stretches across three Central Asian countries, it is at its most beautiful in eastern Uzbekistan with a backdrop of the Tien Shan mountains.

Journey Overview

Although the Fergana Valley stretches across three Central Asian countries, it is at its most beautiful in eastern Uzbekistan with a backdrop of the Tien Shan mountains. Owing its fertility to two major rivers, the valley has a history over 2,000 years old and an important agricultural heritage. It is also the centre of Central Asia’s silk production.

Journey Highlights

  • Venture off-the-beaten-track to eastern Uzbekistan’s Fergana Valley
  • Discover rich ceramic history in Rishtan and meet local craftsmen in their workshops
  • Visit one of Uzbekistan’s important ancient Silk Road towns

Must be booked in conjunction with a longer A&K journey

Itinerary

Journey Itinerary

Day 1: Tashkent – Fergana Valley.

Afternoon flight from Tashkent to Fergana where you are met for a brief orientation tour.
Hotel Asia Fergana (Standard Room)

Day 2: Fergana Valley.

Today is a full day tour of Fergana, the garden city, with your private guide. Visit General Skobelev House, the Russian Army Assembly Hall and History Museum. Lunch is included before visiting the silk weaver's workshops in Margilan.
Hotel Asia Fergana (Standard Room) | Meals: BL

Day 3: Fergana Valley - Kokand - Tashkent.

Today you are driven back to Tashkent (approx 6 hours) through the breathtaking Kamchik Pass (2700 m). Along the way stop in Rishtan, famous for its brilliant blue glazed pottery, and visit a local workshop. Later you visit Kokand, one of Uzbekistan’s most ancient towns with records dating back to the 10th century. It was an important trade centre on the Silk Road and today its major monuments date from the 18th century when the town was the centre of the powerful Kokand Khanate. Visit the madrassah of Norbut– Bii, Djuma mosque,  Dahmai – Shahon mausoleum and the palace of Khudayar Khan. Arrive in Tashkent this evening.
Lotte City Hotel Tashkent Palace or similar (Standard Room) | Meals: BL

Day 4: Tashkent.

Transfer airport for onward flight arrangements.
Meals: B

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Accommodation/Partners

Accommodation/Partners

Lotte City Hotel Tashkent Palace

Fergana Valley Extension

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Journey Dates & Prices

As this Private Journey can be personalised to your specific requirements, it is not available for online booking.

Depending on your preferred dates and arrangements, final pricing will vary from low season to peak season travel.

Please call A&K on 1300 851 800 or send us a booking enquiry to book this journey

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