Tours to Uzbekistan
The ambience of the legendary Silk Road of our distant past can be experienced during camel safari tours through the Kyzyl-Kum Desert. Unforgettable impressions of riding on camelback; watching the beautiful sunset, its colours bleeding into the horison's shimmering sands; overnight in yurtas (Kazakh collapsible tents); exotic national dishes and ceremonies – this is what makes this tour popular with tourists.
The charm of Uzbekistan's unrivalled nature can be experienced during the trekking tours in the Western Tien-Shan, the Celestial mountains. In search of extreme adventures there come to Chimgan valley numerous mountaineers, avid to surmount the peak of the Big Chimgan, which is 3309 meters high (10850 feet).
The romance of horseback ride tours appeal to people of any age and temperament. One of the most popular alluring horseback riding travels are through Ugham-Chatkal National Wild Park well-known for its rich flora and fauna.
Uzbekistan is one of the best spots on our Earth for birdwatching activity. This is due to the wide variety of species (502) to be found here, as well as diversity of landscapes.
Bird-watching tours are enchanting and offer a perfect combination of relaxation with a healthy mix of mental and physical exertion.The main ornithological itineraries include steppes and desert, lakes and mountains and numerous nature reserves. A two-week ornithological tour will always supply the enthusiast with hundreds of photos, video and sound recordings and will engrave in memories for years to come.
Mountains of the Western Tien-Shan offer everything a snow enthusiast could ask for. Comparatively mild climate, almost windless weather, availability of three hundred sunny days a year, big choice of skiable terrain with tracks for cross-country skiing, slalom and downhill runs, create good conditions for winter recreation. Over the last few years "Chimgan-Charvak-Beldersay" resort area has become a popular location for enthusiasts of heli-ski and free-ride, the youngest but fast developing types of extreme sports and recreation. Thus on the beautiful mountain slopes of Chimghan tract, located at the height of 1600 – 2400 meters above sea level, the blanket of snow lies from October till May and the local skiing routes meet the requirements of the International Mountain Skiing standards.
Uzbekistan's nature diversity, stunning landscapes and crystal-clear air attract many enthusiasts of ecological tourism. The most enthralling tour can be done on environmentally friendly means of transportation – a bicycle. Biking tours across the Ferghana Valley, as well as no less popular mountain biking along the trails of Ugam-Chatkal National Park in the spurs of the Western Tien-Shan, will leave you with unforgettable impressions.
For all the flavours of its storied past, cultural mosaics and unique natural beauty, warmth, hospitality and enthusiasm of the people, Uzbekistan is the country to visit and marvel.