Uzbekistan is rich with its holy places, which should be shown to the world. Religious tours in Uzbekistan allow you to visit holy sites that are closely tied to world religions, and that have been pilgrimage points for centuries. The region has long been known for its religious diversity, and throughout the centuries, several world religions have left their marks in Uzbekistan. Throughout the centuries, this land has given mankind a galaxy of great scientists, philosophers, statesmen, Islamic theologians, whose names are inscribed in gold letters in the history of mankind. Pilgrimage to holy places originated as a kind of travel for a very long time. Years have passed. The conditions of travel have changed. Guests of this wonderful country can travel to the holy places on which people come from all over the world make pilgrimage. This pilgrimage tour in Uzbekistan will present you the most holy and sacred places in Islam and the architectural wonders of the famous ancient cities of the Great Silk Road: Bukhara, Samarkand. You will discover the Holy relic of Muslim culture and history – the Koran of Caliph Osman, a unique and almost completely preserved ancient example of the Holy Quran in the World.
Blessed Samarkand, sacred Bukhara, Ancient Termez are pride and symbols of Islamic culture, these cities are more than 2500 years old. In these parts were born such outstanding personalities in the Islamic world, hadith and Islamic jurisprudence – Abu Isa Muhammad ibn Isa at — Tirmizi, the largest representative of the Middle Asian Sufism, the author of about eighty works, for the depth of his knowledge and breadth of horizons, received the honorary nickname al-Hakim Wise) – Abu Abdullah Muhammad ibn Ali at-Tirmizi, spiritual mentor – Abdulhalik Gizhduvani, one of the spiritual fathers of Sufism, the founder of the Sufi order – Naqshbandiya – Bahauddin Naqshband, the greatest figure in the Muslims were known theologian of the IX century, the author of “Al-Jami al-Sahih” – the first collection of authentic hadiths, which is the second largest Muslim book after the Qur’an – Imam Al-Bukhari. You will visit the Memorial complex of Imam Al Bukhariy-the author of the second Holy book of the Muslim world- “Al Jomi As Sakhikh”, significant as the most authoritative collection of Hadis, the Mausoleum Khazrat Bakhauddin Nakshbandiy, the founder of one of the largest dynasties, the Sufi dynasty Nakshbandiya Tarikat.
During the pilgrimage you will be presented and the famous Shahi Zinda necropolis, which was buried a cousin of the Prophet Muhammad (SAV) – Kusam ibn Abbas. In continuation of the pilgrimage to the holy places of Samarkand, “Saikali Rui Zamin” (“Shining Face of the Earth”): Mausoleum Donier Pajgambar, revered by Muslims, Christians and Jews; Jome Khazrati Hyzr. Mausolean complex Shakhi Zinda – necropolis consisting of more than 20 unique mausoleums which represent different construction times. The core of the ensemble is the Mausoleum of Kusam Ibn Abbas, the cousin of the ProphetMuhammad (SAV). During the excursion you can visit the Mausoleum of Gur-Emir – dynastic tomb of the Timurids; Mausoleum of Rukhabad (“Abode of Spirit”) – tomb of sheikh Burhaniddin Sagardzhi (the head of Muslims in Beijing), was buried according to his will in Samarkand; Registan Square: Ulugbek Madrasah , Sher Dor and Tillya Kori – a masterpiece of medieval architecture and the main symbol of Samarkand; The Bibi Khonim Mosque, conceived by Timur as the largest mosque in Central Asia; Mausoleum of Imam al-Motouridiy, a theological scholar and philosopher of the 9th century, the founder of the “moturium” movement in the kalam (Muslim theology), the expert of fiqh (Muslim jurisprudence).
|The Khast Imam Complex||Shrine of Imam al-Bukhari||Magoki-Attori Mosque|
|Madrasa of Caffal-Shashi||Prophet Daniel’s Tomb||Chashma Ayub Mausoleum|
|Museum of the Qurans||Shakhi — Zinda||Ensemble of Kosh-Madrasa|
|Juma Mosque of Khoja Ahrar Vali||Ruhabad (Adobe of Spirit)||Chor Minor|