Uzbek meat dishesThe assortment of meat dishes and dishes of the second products is very wide. Shashliks, lamb baked in tandir, kasi are very popular.
The development of ecotourism in UzbekistanEcotourism - a study with careful preservation of the rich natural and cultural heritage of the region, with respect for national traditions of the people of Uzbekistan
Samarkand is one of the most ancient cities in the world, peer of Rome, oasis of ancient Silk Road, and the capital of great Timurid Empire. It is satiated in the Zeravshan River valley in the south-east of Uzbekistan.
Bukhara is situated in the north-west of Uzbekistan, nearly 200 km from Samarkand. Bukhara is one of the most ancient cities in Central Asia. “Star of Islamic world” and “noble city of Central Asia” - it had deservedly got these titles; there were 360 mosques and 80 madrassas in Middle Ages.
City-reserve Khiva lies in the centre of the Kara-Kum desert, on the left shore of Amu Darya, 450 km away from Bukhara. The legend says that it was founded by Shem (Sim) – son of the legendary Noah.
Small town of Shakhrisabz (Persian “green city”) is located 90 km south of Samarkand, at the foot of Gissar and Zeravshan mountain ridges, at the confluence of Aksu and Tankhoz rivers.
As Uzbekistan is the heart of Central Asia, as Fergana volley is the centre of Uzbekistan.