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by jenkalb
Thu Sep 13, 2018 8:21 pm
Forum: Uzbekistan
Topic: Nukus en route from TAS to Khiva?
Replies: 1
Views: 507

Nukus en route from TAS to Khiva?

I have been postponing booking an internal flight from TAS to Khiva, because I am wondering whether it is feasible to visit the Savitsky Museum in Nukus en route (fly to Nukus instead, see the museum and then hire a taxi for the onward journey to Khiva). I have seen at least one report by a traveler...
by jenkalb
Thu Sep 13, 2018 8:14 pm
Forum: Uzbekistan
Topic: Day trip from Samarkand to Penjikent? Shakrisabh
Replies: 2
Views: 869

Re: Day trip from Samarkand to Penjikent? Shakrisabh

thanks! I thought I had seen somewhere here that the countries in the region were allowing visa free transit for day trips, but I was not able to confirm through searching here and elsewhere. Think I am going to let this hang for now - this excursion would be at the end of the trip and we will have ...
by jenkalb
Wed Sep 12, 2018 8:05 pm
Forum: Uzbekistan
Topic: Day trip from Samarkand to Penjikent? Shakrisabh
Replies: 2
Views: 869

Day trip from Samarkand to Penjikent? Shakrisabh

As an intro, we will be visiting Uzbekistan for approximately 3 weeks with a route Tashkent-Khiva-Bukhara-Samarkand-Tashkent by plane and fast train, mainly focussing on these cities. Husband is a persian speaker (spent a couple years in Afghanistan) who is particularly looking forward to the tajik ...