Route of the Caravans: The Four Stans of Central Asia

Samarkand, Uzbekistan
October 6, 2017
18 Days
Overland Adventure
14 Guests
From $14,980
Along the Silk Road: Central Asia by Train

Expedition Highlights

  • Admire the magnificent domes and turquoise minarets of Registan Square, the heart of ancient Samarkand.
  • View the magnificent Bibi Khanym Mosque, built by Tamarlane in the 14th century.  
  • Stroll through the ancient streets of Bukhara to discover beautiful examples of Islamic architecture.
  • Explore bustling markets and bazaars, overflowing with exotic foods and colorful produce, spices, jewelry, and other goods.
  • Discover the ancient city of Khiva, one of the Silk Road’s most important trading posts and a UNESCO World Heritage Site that lies at the crossroads of Mongolia, Russia, China, and Persia.

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