Samarkand Tours & Holidays

Samarkand Small Group Tours & Tailor-Made Holidays

Samarkand is the evocative, mythical name of one of the key trading cities of the ancient Silk Road. With a history dating back 2,700 years, Samarkand became famous as the capital of the vast state created by Timur Lang (known in English as Tamerlane) and later ruled by his grandson Ulugbek in the 14th and 15th centuries. Some of the most magnificent architecture in the Islamic world can be found in Samarkand including some wonderful mosques, mausoleums and madrassahs. Samarkand sits on the banks ...

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Dilimah Premium Luxury, Samarkand

Featuring an outdoor pool (seasonal) and a garden, the Dilimah Premium Luxury is a great four-star option within the city of Samarkand. Its 41 rooms come with modern amenities and are decorated in a…
Superior | Boutique Hotel

Hotel Bibikhanum, Samarkand

The Bibikhanum in Samarkand is set right in the heart of the historic town, only a short walk to Bibi Khanum Mosque, Registan Square and Siyab bazaar. The towering and impressive sights of Samarkand…
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Hotel Emir Han, Samarkand

Hotel Emir Han offers a good mixture of charm and tranquillity within the Silk Road city of Samarkand. The décor of the hotel is elegant and grand with a blend of rich colours, oriental motifs and…
Superior | Boutique Hotel

Hotel Platan, Samarkand

The Platan is set on a quiet street, slightly away from the city centre. The hotel has a free shuttle from and to the railway station which should be arranged ahead of your arrival. Throughout the…
Superior | Boutique Hotel

Rabat Boutique Hotel, Samarkand

The Rabat Boutique Hotel has a historic yet homely atmosphere with traditional Uzbek décor and welcoming hosts. The hotel is set around an inner courtyard of a building originally built in 1906, hidden…


Travel to Uzbekistan with like-minded people on one of our small group tours (usually max size 12), featuring knowledgeable local guides and an expert tour leader.