Shymkent -Tashkent

07:00 – Breakfast is in the hotel.
08:00 – Departure to Kazakh-Uzbek border crossing point Jibek-Joly/Gisht Kuprik (Chernyaevka) (80 km).
09:00 – Passing border and customs procedures (around 1.5 hour). 
Note: there is a time difference – 1 hour between Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan, it’s showed local time.
09:30 – Meeting by Uzbek guide and departure to Tashkent (25 km).
10:15 – Arrival in Tashkent.  Check in a hotel after 14:00.

City tour along the old part of city:
Architectural complex “Khazret-Imam” incl. necropolis of imam Abu Bakr Muhammad al-Kaffal Shashi who was one of the first Muslim imams and a famous divine and poet (16th c), “Barak-khan Medressa” – built by Suyunidj-khan – the first ruler of the Uzbek dynasty of the Sheibanid’s (16th c), “Tellya Sheikh Medressa” also called “Khast Imom Mosque”, where Osman Quran – the world’s oldest is kept (19th c), Juma Mosque (15-19th cc).

City tour along the modern part of city: 
Square of the Navoi Grand Opera and Ballet Theater, “Independence square” – the main square of the city, Amir Timur Square, “Monument of Courage” (1976 y.) – the epicenter of the Tashkent earthquake of 1966 year. Visiting of Applied Arts museum.

Overnight is in Tashkent.