Discover the culture and history of the stunning Fergana Valley with this 2-day tour from Tashkent. Along the way, you will visit the beautiful cities of Kokand, Rishtan, and Margilan.
2-day tour of the Fergana Valley
We will pick you up at your hotel at 7 am, before setting off for Tashkent station. Here we will take a train to Kokand, the first stop on our 2-day tour of the stunning Fergana Valley. This area is considered to be the cradle of Uzbek handicrafts.
After a two-hour journey, we will arrive in Kokand. We will start by exploring the most important city of Fergana by visiting the Khudovar-Khan Palace, which reflects the importance of this area in the commercial network of Uzbekistan. We will also enjoy the majestic architecture of the Jami Mosque and the Norbut-biv Madrasa. Two of the city's monumental treasures.
In the afternoon, we will visit the village of Ok Yer, where you will have the opportunity to meet a Kyrgyz family expert in the production of wool carpets. Afterward, we will go to Rishtan to visit a traditional ceramic workshop.
We will finish the day in Fergana and rest in a hotel in the city.
The second day of the trip starts with a delicious breakfast before we head to the picturesque Akhmad Al Fergani park, where we will learn about the history of this renowned astronomer. On Thursdays and Sundays, we can also visit the biggest market in the Fergana valley: the Kumtepa bazaar.
The next stop of the tour will be Margilan, a city famous for housing the Said Akhmad-Khoja Madrasa. This Islamic school is also home to several artisans who produce handmade carpets and silks, and you will learn all about the fascinating manufacturing process!
Finally, we will visit the Yodgorlik silk factory, where you will witness first hand this traditional industry of the Fergana Valley. Finally, we start the return journey to Tashkent, where we will arrive after a five-hour journey. The tour will end back at your hotel at 9:30 pm.
This tour includes one night's accommodation in a double room at the 3-star Golden Uzbegim Hotel, Voyage Hotel, or similar.
This is a private tour organized for you and your partner, friends or family.
Tour in English
Please check local restrictions before traveling. All of our services comply with recommendations to avoid the spread of Covid-19.
The activity takes place with a guide that speaks in English.
Pick up and drop off at your hotel.
Transport by minibus.
English speaking guide.
Train ticket to Kokand.
One night accommodation with breakfast in a 3 star hotel.
Private tour, exclusively for you and your companions.
When to book?
You can book up until 7 days before the activity as long as there are still places. Book now to guarantee your spot.
Type of voucher
Electronic. Show the voucher on your phone.
Wheelchair accessible. This must be indicated in the reservation.
All services published on Civitatis are carried out in accordance with our Sustainability Code.
No printing of documentation required.
Frequently asked questions
Q - How to book?
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