Uzbekistan was until 1991 part of the Soviet Union and is known for its mountaineering and rock climbing, peaceful nature, having the deepest cave in Asia at Boi-Bulok and its ancient cities Bukhara and Samarkand which are over two and a half thousand years old. High season runs from May till September.
Where To Go
Uzbekistan’s most popular cities to visit are: Bukhara, Khiva, Tashkent, Namangan, Samarkand, Andizhan, Nukus, Qarsi, Farghona, Kukon, Urgench, Zhizaq, Angren, Navoi, Olmaliq, Termez and Bekobod.
Things To Do
The most popular things to do in Uzbekistan are: visit Shakristan, Zindan, Ishmael Samani Mausoleum, Kalyan Mosque, Ulug Beg Madrasa and Abdul Aziz Madrasa in Bukhara, the ancient city of Khiva and Samarkand, explore the caves in Asia at Boi-Bulok and go ice climbing on the Gissar or rock climbing at Bodkhan.