The combination of climate, deserts, foothills, and valleys offer wonderful conditions for tourism in Uzbekistan. Tourists travel to Uzbekistan all year round.
Traditional oriental hospitality, art, architecture, history, and culture, attracts visitors from all over the world. For more than two thousand years, the country of modern Uzbekistan has been at the center of the Silk Road and a bridge between the East and the West.
Today, tourists from France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Russia, Japan, and Great Britain visit Uzbekistan for tourism. Uzbekistan is considered the most visited country in Central Asia.
In Uzbekistan, you can experience a different variety of tours. But the most popular is the cultural and historical tours. Where you can travel to the cities of the great silk road.
Cities like Bukhara, Khiva, Tashkent, and Samarkand. You can see the most beautiful architectural monuments in the country, many of which are on the UNESCO World Heritage List.
Uzbekistan is famous not only for its rich history and architecture but also for its beauty. Active travel enthusiasts say, Uzbekistan has an exotic natural environment.
In the foothills of the western Tien-Shan mountains, you can go hiking, horse riding, and bird watching. For winter travel enthusiasts, there are two ski-resorts. Chimgan and Bildersai are two ski-resorts. They are the most beautiful ski-resorts in Central Asia.
The clean mountain air, the beautiful scenery, the long slopes, the comfortable hotels, the stable sunny temperature, the lack of waiting lists in front of the ski lifts, makes Uzbekistan an excellent place for tourism and vacationing.
Well-known oriental hospitality is not just words, it is a philosophy that has its roots in the mind of the Uzbekistan citizens. Orient has always addressed travelers and merchants with great respect and admiration.
Their security and freedom have always been considered a matter of national importance. Orients are curious and hungry for new things. Orient absorbed like a sponge new ideas, culture, tradition, and generously sharing their achievements and spiritual wealth.
What to visit in Uzbekistan?
When in Uzbekistan, you can visit Samarkand, Registan, Bibi Khanoum, and the necropolis. In the necropolis, you would find tombs, including Muhammad’s cousin’s tomb.
We also recommend Bukhara where the oldest Muslim monument in the world is located: the mausoleum of Ismaïl Samani.
Finally, you should visit Khiva, the Juma mosque, the Tosh palace- Hovli, the Koukhna Ark fortress, the Pahlavon Mahmud mausoleum. These places will enchant you. Do not miss Tashkent. Tashkent is the cultural center and capital of the country.
Tashkent, capital of Uzbekistan.
Tashkent is the capital of Uzbekistan, it is located on the Silk Road. Following the earthquake which took place in 1966, little remains of the old city.
Tashkent is a city with Soviet architecture. In recent years, the Uzbekistan government has embarked on an extensive restructuring program in the center of the city.
Roads, government buildings, and parks are all being rebuilt. The city has a good public transport system. The metro is inexpensive. You will not be allowed to take photos in metro stations. Police are usually present at all stations. The Tashkent Metro has three lines: Uzbekistan (red line) from Beruni to Tchkalov,
Art and culture in Uzbekistan
The craftsmanship is Uzbekistan art is detailed and beautiful. You should take the time to admire the fine embroidery of their clothes, the arabesques of their jewels.
In Uzbekistan, you will find ceramics, carved wood, batiks, silk carpets, ironwork, and musical instruments. Everything is in precision and detail.
The traditional dances are also to be discovered. Heritage of the three kingdoms Khorezm, Bukhara, and Ferghana.
The dances of Khozerm are the most animated. Tambourines and guitars are used every music. Finally, you should listen to Uzbekistan songs and poetry.
Cuisines in Uzbekistan
At the corner of every street, you will be tempted by the exquisite smell of Uzbekistan dishes. The traditional dish is Osh. It is a specialty made with sautéed rice, onions, carrots, and mutton.
It is, however, available in a thousand recipes according to your desires and localities. You can also taste the shashlik, which are skewers of meat and fat, sometimes without meat.
Sautéed or soup noodles, called “Laghmans” are found on every street corner.
There’s a whole lot of dishes to be enjoyed in Uzbekistan.