Unforgettable Uzbekistan & Kazakhstan adventure with plenty of excursions

Nur-Sultan, Almaty, Tashkent, Khiva, Bukhara & more

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The perfect package with flights included

Orthodox Russian Church Almaty, Kazakhstan

Nur-Sultan Skyline, Kazakhstan

Hotel Monaco, Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan

Hotel Monaco, Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan

President's Palace Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan

Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan

Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan

Almaty, Kazakhstan

The Plaza Hotel, Almaty, Kazakhstan

The Plaza Hotel, Almaty, Kazakhstan

Ascension Cathedral, Panfilov Park, Almaty

Almaty, Kazakhstan

Almaty, Kazakhstan

Hazrat Inam Complex, Tashkent

Rakat Plaza, Tashkent

Rakat Plaza, Tashkent

Independence Square, Tashkent

Arq Fortress, Bukhara

Malika Khiva

Malika Khiva

Malika Khiva

Walls of Itchan Kala, Khiva

Khiva Baazar

Western Gate of Itchan Kala Complex, Khiva

Sasha & Sons Boutique Hotel, Bukhara

Sasha & Sons Boutique Hotel, Bukhara

Ulugbek Madrasa, Bukhara

Diyora, Samarkanda

Diyora, Samarkanda

Shah-i-Zinda Necropolis, Samarkand

Sher Dor Madrasa, Samarkand

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You'll start with one night in a Double room at Hotel Monaco, Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan.

Next, you'll spend one night in a Standard room at The Plaza Hotel, Almaty, Kazakhstan.

Then, you'll spend one night in a Standard room at Rakat Plaza, Tashkent, Uzbekistan.

Next, you'll spend two nights in a Twin room at Malika Khiva Hotel, Khiva, Uzbekistan.

Then, you'll spend two nights in a Double room at Sasha & Son, Bukhara, Uzbekistan.

After, you'll spend one night in a Standard room at Hotel Diyora, Samarkand, Uzbekistan.

Finally, you'll spend three final nights in a Standard room at Rakat Plaza, Tashkent, Uzbekistan.

Breakfast is included throughout.

Please note that if the advertised hotel is unavailable for your selected dates, it will be replaced with one of similar standards. Please visit our supplier Exoticca's website for more information.

This offer also includes a range of tours and excursions with an English-speaking guide as per the itinerary:

- City tour of Nur-Sultan

- City tour of Almaty

- Tour of Tashkent and a visit to Chorsu Bazaar

- Visit Itchan Kala architectural complex in Khiva

- Visit Tash-Hovli Palace in Khiva

- City tour of Bukhara

- City tour of Samarkand

- Tour of Shakhi Zinda and visit to Ulughbek Observatory in Samarkand

There are a range of optional excursions available on this tour for an additional cost; please call Exoticca directly on 0203 695 9677 to arrange these before booking on the website. Additional tours must be confirmed before your final payment. Please note your final payment is due 60 days before your departure. More information can be found on our supplier's website.

Optional excursions include: Tashkent tour.

Flights are included from your selected departure airport to Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan, returning from Tashkent, Uzbekistan. One piece of hand luggage allowance per person is included, as per the airlines' terms and conditions.

If you select a flight without included luggage, you can add luggage by contacting the airline directly after receiving the flight information.

Shared air-conditioned transfers and internal flights (Nur-Sultan - Almaty - Tashkent - Urgench) are included.

Please note that at the time of booking, your name must be filled out exactly as per your passport (including any middle names). This is in order to accurately book flights and for any required visa invitation letters.

The total amount of nights in the confirmation email may differ from the duration that appears on the website, as it includes accommodation nights and nights spent travelling.

Please be aware that our supplier, Exoticca, will require a copy of the valid passports in order to process the reservation. 

Please note that a free cancellation policy is available with this holiday. This applies to all bookings made from 10 March 2020 to 31 March 2020, with departure dates before 31 October 2020. If you request a cancellation, it must be more than 30 days before the departure date.

The discount:

We advertise this offer at up to 43% off. We calculate this discount percentage based on the rates we offer compared to the supplier's online rate.

The discount stated above was checked on 24/02/2020.

The offer is 100% non-refundable and date changes are not possible once the booking has been made.

This holiday is supplied by Exoticca and is ATOL protected (11248).

An incredible tour of Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan, with fascinating excursions to cultural sights, plus a glimpse into Central Asia's incredible landscapes - with breakfast, all travel and more

Day 1: UK - Kazakhstan

Overnight flight to Nur-Sultan. (Meals: in-flight)

Day 2: Nur-Sultan

Check into your hotel early, then take a tour to get to know this modern city, visiting Bayterek Tower, the Independence Monument and the impressive President's Cultural Centre. Stop at the National Museum of Kazakhstan to see the country's fascinating relics, the Astana Mosque, an Orthodox church and the open-air Atameken Ethno-Memorial Complex, before ending the tour at Atameken Memorial Complex. (Meals: breakfast)

Day 3: Nur-Sultan - Almaty

Transfer to the airport to catch your flight to Almaty - Kazakhstan's former capital. In the afternoon, take a city tour, with highlights including the huge Park of 28 Panfilov Guardsmen, the Cathedral of Ascension and the Museum of Musical Instruments. Soak up the authentic ambience of the Green Bazaar before take the cable car up to the popular ski resort of Shymbulak. Transfer to Kok Tobe in the evening - an observatory with glorious city views. (Meals: breakfast)

Day 4: Almaty - Tashkent

Transfer to the airport to take your flight to Tashkent - the capital of Uzbekistan. Upon arrival, check into your hotel and spend the rest of the day at leisure. (Meals: breakfast)

Day 5: Tashkent - Urgench - Khiva

Visit the old part of the city, including Uzbekistan's religious centre, which is home to the oldest Koran, houses in the Moyie Mubarek Library. Next, discover the oriental bazaar of Chorsu, before transferring to the airport to catch your flight to Urgench. Upon arrival, transfer to Khiva, where you'll check into your hotel. (Meals: breakfast)

Day 6: Khiva

Head to the Itchan-Kala architectural complex - a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Explore Kunya Ark Castle and the minaret of Islam Khodja, before visiting Tash-Hovli Palace, Juma Mosque and more. (Meals: breakfast)

Day 7: Khiva - Bukhara


Transfer by road to Bukhara, crossing the Kizil-Kum desert. Upon arrival, spend the rest of the day at leisure. (Meals: breakfast)

Day 8: Bukhara

Start the day with a city tour of Bukhara, including the charming Bolo Hauz Mosque and the amazing Ark citadel. In the afternoon, visit the Kalyan minaret, the Toki Sarafon dome and more. (Meals: breakfast)

Day 9: Bukhara - Samarkand


Transfer to Samarkand and take a guided tour of this vibrant city, including Registan Square and the Guri Emir Mausoleum to explore the tomb of Tamerlane, the Bibi-Khonum Mosque and the charming Siab Bazaar. (Meals: breakfast)

Day 10: Samarkand - Tashkent

Visit the beautiful architectural complex Shakhi-Zinda, the museum of the ancient city of Afrosiab and the beautiful Ulughbek observatory which dates back to the 15th century. In the afternoon, board a high-speed train back to Tashkent, where you'll spend the night. (Meals: breakfast)

Day 11: Tashkent


At leisure in Tashkent. Join an optional Tashkent tour (£36 pp). (Meals: breakfast)

Day 12: Tashkent - UK


Transfer to the airport to catch an overnight flight back to the UK/Ireland. (Meals: breakfast)

Day 13: UK/Ireland

Arrive back in the UK. (Meals: in-flight)
Hotel Monaco Astana, Nur-Sultan (one night)

Opened in 2016, this modern hotel offers air-conditioned interiors in Nur-Sultan's fashionable district of Astana. The restaurant serves national and Mediterranean cuisine and there's a pub-style bar too.

Amenities: Wi-Fi, air conditioning, restaurant, bar

The Plaza Hotel, Almaty (one night)

This attractive hotel combines modern comforts with classical style throughout its spacious interiors. Guest rooms are air conditioned and you'll find a restaurant and a bar here too.

Amenities: sauna, restaurant, bar, air conditioning, Wi-Fi, fitness centre

Rakat Plaza, Tashkent (one night, then three nights)

This modern hotel come with traditional interiors, a seasonal outdoor swimming pool and a fitness centre. Rooms are equipped with air conditioning and Wi-Fi is available throughout.

Amenities: Wi-Fi, swimming pool, restaurant, bar, fitness centre, room service

Malika Khiva Hotel (two nights)


This modern hotel sits just across the main Ata Darvaza gates of the Ichan Qala - the walled city at the heart of Khiva. Guest rooms come with air conditioning.

Amenities: Wi-Fi, air conditioning

Sasha & Sons, Bukhara (two nights)

This TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence-holder is situated in Bukhara's heart. It takes shape within a former 16th-century Jewish merchant's house and offers individually styled, air-conditioned guest rooms.

Amenities: courtyard, Wi-Fi, bar, air conditioning, restaurant

Hotel Diyora, Samarkand (one night)

This classically styled hotel is located just 10 minutes from Registan Square and the old part of city. Facilities here include a restaurant and a seasonal outdoor pool.

Amenities: outdoor swimming pool, restaurant, 24-hour reception, room service, Wi-Fi, air conditioning

Good to know

This holiday allows you to spread the cost of your break by paying only the deposit upfront. The remaining balance is due at a later date and is to be paid directly to the holiday supplier (the exact date will be stated on your booking confirmation).

There are a range of optional excursions available on this tour for an additional cost; please call Exoticca directly on 0203 695 9677 to arrange these before booking on the website. Additional tours must be confirmed before your final payment. Please note your final payment is due 60 days before your departure. More information can be found on our supplier's website.

For more information about this offer, or to make a booking by phone, please call 0203 695 9677.

Fuss-free cancellations: request a cancellation and we'll refund 100% of the price paid for your trip. As simple as that. (Applies to all bookings made from March 10, 2020, until March 31, 2020, with departure dates before October 31, 2020. In order to apply for the free cancellation, it needs to be requested more than 30 days before the departure date.)
Rakat Plaza, 40 Mukimi Street, Tashkent 100100, Uzbekistan (your first destination, nine-night tour)

Travel is included in this offer - see below for details.

Details

Flights are included from London Heathrow, London Gatwick, Belfast, Edinburgh, Bristol, Birmingham, Dublin, Manchester and Newcastle, to Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan, returning from Tashkent, Uzbekistan. Exoticca operates flights with all airlines, and will select the most cost effective fare at the time of booking. Please note all airlines are subject to change. 

Once your booking has been confirmed, you will receive an email from the tour operator, Exoticca. This includes departure times, as well as flight numbers. 

Please note that your outbound and inbound flight may be indirect and include a stopover. Your flights may also be overnight, so please bear this in mind when planning the time you'll be away for. 
 
If you need any further information about flights before booking, please call Exoticca on 0203 695 9677 or contact via sales@exoticca.com. 

If you arrive in the early hours, early check-in at the hotel will be included so you will have access to your room immediately.

If either your outbound or inbound flights depart in the early hours (before 4:00 a.m.) you must arrive at the airport the night before the indicated departure day.

Your outbound flight may leave very late in the evening, or in the early hours of the following morning, so three nights have been allocated at your last hotel. However, you may only require two-nights accommodation, depending on your flight departure time.

Depending on the return flight schedule and the hotel breakfast service, you may not be able to enjoy the included breakfast on the last day.

Please check the luggage rules in the booking confirmation. More information can be found on the airline's website. Please note that the prices of the tour operator are daily adjusted according to the exchange rate and may vary from the stated price. 

If you select a flight without included luggage, you can add luggage by contacting the airline directly after receiving the flight information. 

At the time of booking, Exoticca will book the best available airfare for the selected date. 

Please note that at the time of booking, your name must be filled out exactly as per your passport (including any middle names). This is in order to accurately book flights and for any required visa invitation letters. 

It is mandatory to send a copy of the valid passports of all passengers to customers@exoticca.com once you have made your reservation.

Uzbekistan: A visa is required. Check the government advice for applying for a visa: https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice/uzbekistan/entry-requirements.

Within seven days of confirming your booking with us, you'll receive an email from our supplier, Exoticca, with your final booking confirmation detailing the exact flight times confirmed for your specific reservation. 

The total amount of nights in the confirmation email may differ from the duration that appears on the website, as it includes accommodation nights and nights spent travelling.

The Foreign & Commonwealth Office offer up-to-date travel advice by visiting www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice.

For comprehensive travel, visa and health advice, please visit FCO Travel Advice

We source flights from all major scheduled and low cost airlines to offer you a full choice of airlines, departure airports and flight times.

You can choose to add a flight to this hotel. Just select the dates you want to book your stay from the calendar and choose ‘Hotel + Flights’

On the next page you can choose the departure airport, time and airline and price that is convenient to you

When you buy a hotel with a flight with us you are financially protected under the ATOL scheme.

If you need any support booking this holiday, please contact 0207 887 2772 (Mon - Sun 8am to 8pm)

If you wish to make a flight only booking, or add a flight to an existing hotel booking with us, call our reservations team on 0343 227 0007 (Mon-Fri 9-6, Saturday 10-5, Sun closed)

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