Would you like to get inside the setting a fascinating oriental tale? To see the turquoise domes of ancient mosques, madrasahs, palaces and minarets all around ?
To contemplate exquisite frescoes and mosaics on their walls?
Would you like to find yourself in the very heart of the world-famous Great Silk Road, trodden by the legendary Alexander the Great, Genghis Khan and Tamerlane?
Would you ever dream that the tales told by the beautiful Shakherezade from "1001 Nights" should become a reality?
If your answer is "yes", Roxana Tour will arrange for you to go on an exciting trip to Uzbekistan - the real gem of Central Asia. While having many modern features, Uzbekistan has inherited ages of history - you can see in its monuments and traditions. Besides, the country boasts a unique and harmonious combination of Eastern and Western civilizations.
Today there peacefully coexist around 100 ethnic communities in Uzbekistan, and so the country presents a wide variety of cultures. It is also evidence of tolerance the indigenous Uzbeks display.
Uzbekistan is a secular, democratic, and politically stable state. During the past 20 years of independence tourism has made such good progress in the country, that the tourist groups visiting Uzbekistan now can enjoy good services, including all the comforts of modern hotels, and unforgettable sightseeing activities.
Today's Uzbekistan is one of the safest countries to go to for tourism and cooperation.
The people who live in the country are very hospitable, generous and kind. Even strangers are welcome at Uzbek homes. Guests are greeted here by the words Khush kelibsiz! ("Welcome!") and then are always offered a small bowl of tea and a delicious flat round loaf of Uzbek bread.
If you stay long enough, you will certainly be treated to gorgeous Uzbek pilaf, kebab, manty (steamed meat and potato in unleavened dough bags) or lagman (spaghetti-like dough with meat and vegetables in broth) - the dishes Uzbek cuisine is so famous for! If you stay at a hotel, you will have a lot of opportunities to try these and many other Uzbek dishes in restaurants.
Uzbekistan is different from both Asian and European countries - it is unique. Its countryside is full of beautiful sceneries: mountains, valleys, rivers, lakes, waterfalls… The cities and towns are, too, very impressive. Uzbek folklore, arts and crafts are sure to make you feel a real aesthetic delight.