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The Qalas

 
The Qalas Some of the most interesting attractions in Uzbekistan are quite remote and very few tourists ever make their way there. Of course, I'm referring to the scattered qalas of western Uzbekistan. A qala is roughly a fortress built of mud that served as an ancient citadel to warring warlords of the Silk Road. There are literally hundreds of ruins littering the Kyzyl Kum desert and the Karakalpak Republic. The most accessible fortresses are located near the town of Buston, in southeastern Karakalpakistan, about an hour north of Urgench. Toproq Qala shows detailed rooms and buildings that were once inhabited by semi-nomadic warriors some 1500 years ago. Ayaz Qala, although more remote, offers an excellent view of the barr...
 

Ferghana Valley

 
Ferghana Valley The Ferghana Valley is a tempting spot for those who have travelled all of the way to Central Asia. The Valley has many attractions, but they are simply not as closely packed as in other regions of Uzbekistan. Khokand has refurbished the palace of the Khan. Margilon has a silk factory which utilizes more modern production methods, but which also employs the old traditions. Rishtan has a tradition of uniquely designed pottery. A small town outside of Namangan is known by local people to produce the best knives in Uzbekistan. The Valley also hosts a fledgling adventure tourism industry. Rock climbing, white water rafting, hiking, bungy jumping and even ski diving have been reported by travellers. The adventures are whol...
 

 

 

 

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Uzbekistan @ Ziyara Naqshbandi Golden Tour Of Uzbekistan.
Visiting the Ensemble of Bakha-ad-Din Nakshband {12 km from Bukhara, in the village of Khasri Orifon. Mukhammad ibn Jaloliddin Khodjai Buzrug became famous unde..

Uzbekistan @ Desert And Cities Of Uzbekistan
Visit Mausoleum of Djahangir – the eldest and dearest son of Great Timur (XIV c.), Complex Dar-Ut Saadat – Mosque of Imam Hazrat (XIV c.), Darut-Tillavat (K..

Uzbekistan @ Through History
Meeting with one of the most remarkable cities of Khorezm oasis. It was the capital of the Khanate in the seventeenth century and one of the great places of tra..