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The Silk Road: Marco Polo & Golden Cities of Central Asia - 2023

Ashgabat • Khiva • Bukhara • Samarkand • Tashkent
  • Registan Square, Samarkand, Uzbekistan, Asia
    YOUR CURIOSITY WILL TAKE YOU OFF THE BEATEN PATH AS YOU MAP THE TRANSFORMATION OF THE SILK ROAD THROUGH 19 INCLUDED SIGHTSEEING TOURS AND VISITS TO FOUR UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE SITES
  • Ashgabat, Turkmenistan
    DURING A COMPREHENSIVE CITY TOUR OF THE TURKMEN CAPITAL, THE HISTORY OF THE CITY AND COUNTRY WILL UNFOLD IN THE FORM OF LANDMARKS
  • Architecture, city of Khiva, Uzbekistan, Asia
    DISCOVER CENTURIES-OLD HANDICRAFT AND FOLK TRADITIONS AT KHIVA, A UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE SITE
  • Registan Square, Samarkand, Uzbekistan, Asia
    EXPLORE THE MOSQUES, MADRASSAS, AND MAUSOLEUMS OF SAMARKAND
  • Almaty, Kazakhstan
    ROUND OUT THIS REMARKABLE JOURNEY WITH AN EXTENSION TO ALMATY, KAZAKHSTAN
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HIGHLIGHTS

In a Vantage Adventures small group, we have greater access to people and places, which means you’ll enjoy more intimate glimpses and a more rewarding journey. Here are some Vantage Adventures highlights handpicked by our adventure specialists, each one based on their intimate knowledge of their destinations.

PARTHIAN FORTRESSES OF NISA
PARTHIAN FORTRESSES OF NISA

Walk among unearthed archeological treasures at this UNESCO World Heritage Site

Bukhara
Bukhara

Wander the streets of Bukhara, Central Asia’s holiest city, to find architectural wonders at every turn

Samarkand
Samarkand

Visit the Registan (public square) and other historic landmarks, including a mausoleum and observatory, in the UNESCO-listed ancient city of Samarkand

HISTORIC CITY OF KHIVA
HISTORIC CITY OF KHIVA

Tour the best of Khiva’s 60-odd architectural monuments and visit a local handicraft center that seals this city’s status as a UNESCO World Heritage Site

Tashkent
Tashkent

Discover the Uzbek capital through tours of its markets, museums, and monuments

MEET A MASTER Ceramist
MEET A MASTER Ceramist

Get a Vantage-exclusive glimpse of traditional Uzbek ceramic art at a world-renowned master’s family studio

HOME-HOSTED LUNCH
HOME-HOSTED LUNCH

Savor a home-hosted lunch accompanied by a folk performance at the home of Lady Zarafshan, a local luminary

FOLK MUSIC PERFORMANCE
FOLK MUSIC PERFORMANCE

Enjoy a Vantage-exclusive musical performance by renowned Uzbek folk singer, Saodat G’ulomova

Embroidery demonstration
Embroidery demonstration

Watch Uzbekistan’s master embroiderer Toshev Rakhmon work his intricate magic to create traditional suzani textiles

Cooking demonstration
Cooking demonstration

Learn how to make tasty pilav the way locals do at a sumptuous home-hosted dinner

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