If you are interested in the history of Tamerlane and the formation of his empire, go to where it all began - in Shakhrisabz! Visit ruins of Ak-Saray palace (“the White Palace”) – Tamerlane’s summer residence.
This busy tour takes you on an adventure across the boundless deserts, immense steppes, little oases, beautiful mountain ranges, the dried seabed of the Aral Sea, the plateau Ustyurt, local villages and national settlements.
Many of Uzbekistan’s cities were considered oases along The Great Silk Road linking eastern civilizations to the developing western civilizations. This short introductory tour visits two of the most famous of these.