uzbekistan travel guide
Here are all our posts with all the information you need to know about Traveling independently in Uzbekistan: from how to prepare yourself to the best places to visit, top things to do, travel itineraries and plenty of more practical travel info!
Scroll down to find all our posts about Uzbekistan or just keep reading for a handy overview.
Uzbekistan is a republic in Central Asia and is located on the famous Silk Road, where you can find a wealth of culture and architecture. It’s a top destination if you like beautiful Oriental architecture, colorful bazaars, and great food.
GENERAL INFO ABOUT UZBEKISTAN
- Capital: Tashkent
- International airport: Tashkent Airport (TAS)
- Currency: Uzbekistani Som (UZS)
- Official Language: Uzbek
- Main religion: Islam (90%)
EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW BEFORE YOU TRAVEL TO UZBEKISTAN
We have some very practical and comprehensive posts that you should check out if you want to prepare yourself well for your trip to Uzbekistan.
For information about the visa, how to get to Uzbekistan, the best time to visit, how to get around the country by public transportation, where to stay, etc, read:
- The Ultimate Guide to Backpacking and Traveling independently in Uzbekistan
- Taking Trains in Uzbekistan – The Uzbekistan Railways Guide
To know how much money you need on your trip to Uzbekistan and to calculate your budget:
We also recommend you read a bit more about our safety tips for Uzbeksitan:
Are you planning to travel overland between the Central Asian countries? Then these following guides will come in handy:
PLAN YOUR TRIP – WHERE TO GO IN UZBEKISTAN
Here’s an overview of our guides and posts that will help you plan your trip to Uzbekistan.
Here’s a comprehensive guide with 3 itineraries to see the best of Uzbekistan:
We visited the most beautiful Silk Road cities in Uzbekistan and wrote for each one a guide with all the things you can see and do there: