Ziyara of Khwajagan masters

Tour details

  • Tour route: Tashkent – Samarkand– Bukhara – Tashkent
  • Transport: land transport (bus, car), train
  • Days: 7     Nights: 6

We offer you to visit Samarkand, Bukhara and Tashkent, and improve your knowledge about pilgrimage destinations of Uzbekistan. You will visit the resting places of great scholars of Islam. The highlights of the trip are visits to makams of seven saints of Bukhara: Gijduvani, Ar-Rivgari, Al-Fagnavi, Romatani, Samasi, Sayyid Amir Kulal and Bahayddin Naqshbandi, as well as Imam al Bukhari’s memorial complex, the collector of the hadith “Sahih al-Bukhari” and Mausoleum of Imam Maturidi, the the fiqh scholar.

 

Day 1 Tashkent

Arrival in Tashkent. Transfer to hotel, check-in and rest after long flight. Sightseeing tour in Tashkent: Khazrati Imam Complex: Abu Bakr Kaffal As-Shashi’s tomb (Fiqh Scholar), Barakhan Madrasah, Visit Museum where World’s oldest Koran of Hazrat Osman preserved). Overnight in Tashkent.

Day 2 Tashkent - Samarkand

Early breakfast. Transfer to train station. Departure to Samarkand. Arrival in Samarkand. Start Ziyarat Ubeydullah Ahrar Vali (19th of Golden Chain), Imam Maturidiy (the founder of Maturidia Tarikat of Hanafiy Madhab), Shahi Zinda Necropolis - the tomb of Sahaba Kusem Ibn Abbas, cousin of Prophet Muhammad (s.a.v), Mausoleum of Imam Al Bukhari (Famous hadith scholar) 30 km north from Samarkand. Overnight in Samarkand.

Day 3 Samarkand – Bukhara

Breakfast. Transfer to train station. Train to Bukhara (290 km – 2 hrs). Arrival in Kagan and drive to Abdulkhaliq Gijduvani’s Makam, which is situated 50 km north from Bukhara. Drive back to Bukhara. Overnight in Bukhara.

Day 4 Bukhara and areas

Breakfast. Start a beautiful morning with Ziyarat of Makams of Great Sheikhs of Hadjagan Tarikat: Visit Arif Ar Rivgari Mausoleum (11th of Golden Chain), Mahmoud Injir Fagnaviy (12th o Golden Chain).

Second half of the day visit: Hadje Ali Ramitaniy (13th of Golden Chain), Muhammad Baba As Samasi (14th of Golden Chain). 

Overnight in Bukhara

 

Day 5 Bukhara and areas

Breakfast. Drive to the east of Bukhara (15km), the Qasri Arifan village. Visit the mausoleum of Sayyid Amir Kulal (15th of Golden Chain, the Murshid of Naqshbandi). After, visit the tomb of Bibi Arifa (Mother of Hazrat Naqshbandi). Make ziyarat to Hazrat Shah Bahauddin Naqshbandi’s Makam (16th of Golden Chain, the Founder of Naqshbandiya order).

Overnight in Bukhara

Day 6 Bukhara - Tahskent

Breakfast. Sightseeing tour in old Bukhara: Samanids mausoleum(9-10th.c), mausoleum Chashma Ayub (14th.c), Bolo-Houz Mosque (20th.c), Bukhara Ark Castle, Kalyan Minaret (12th.c), Miri-Arab Madrasah (16th.c) Poi Kalon Mosque, Ulugbek madrasah (15th.c), Abdulaziz Khan madrasah (17th.c), Tim of Abdulaziz Khan madrasah (16th.c), Magoki-Attari Mosque(12th c), Khanaka and madrassah of Nadir Divan-Beghi (17th c), Kukeldash Madrassah (16th c), Famous Lyabi-Hauz" ensemble (14-17th c).

Transfer to train station. Departure by train to Tashkent.

Overnight in Tashkent.

Day 7 Tashkent

Breakfast. Sightseeing tour in Tashkent: Zangi Ata Complex (The most famous pilgrimage place. The ensemble has been built on the location of the burial place of a great sheikh who was known as Zangi Ata. He was the grandson of Arslan Hodja who was the first murshid of Ahmad Yassaviy.

Transfer to airport. Departure from Tashkent.

***END OF THE TOUR***

PACKAGE PRICE: per request

Package price includes:

Double or twin-shared accommodation with breakfasts (4* and 5* hotels)

All transport services by A/C vehicle during trip

All lunches and dinners

Domestic train tickets: Tashkent – Samarkand, Samarkand – Bukhara, Bukhara -Tashkent

Entrance fees for the museums and monuments indicated in the tour program

Guide services;

Visa support fee.

Package price does not include:

International airfares;

Camera/video fees – 0.7 USD per monument

Fees for additional services in the hotels

Personal expenses for souvenirs etc.

Tips to guides and drivers.