Route & dates
Bukhara— 1 night
City of Museums
Inhabited for millennia, the city of Bukhara boasts a World Heritage-listed center teeming with historic mosques, madrassas, pools, and ancient ruins.Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Zindan, don't miss a visit to Moschea Bolo-khauz, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Poi Kalyan Mosque, make a trip to Trading Domes, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Mir-i-Arab Madrasa, and finally take some stellar pictures from Great Minaret of the Kalon.
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If you are flying in from Saudi Arabia, the closest major aiport is Bukhara Airport. Expect a daytime high around 41°C in August, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can travel back home.
Things to do in Bukhara
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