As one of the first travel agencies in Uzbekistan, Afsona Travel has vast experience of the tourism industry of Central Asia, a cradle of ancient civilization and the hub of the Silk Road. With the head office located in the historical city of Samarkand and strong cooperation with the leading French travel agencies, our experienced team’s primary focus is the organization of tours throughout Central Asia.
Apart from developing culture, adventure (treks, camel riding and others) and mixed forms of tourism, Afsona Travel is the first tourist agency in Central Asia to offer “Incentive Travels”. Our close cooperation with such companies as Gefcotour and Havas Communication Voyages, Negobois and Citroen has assisted our development of the “Incentive Travel” form of tourism and increased Afsona Travel’s potential to meet every travelers’ touring need.
In addition to traditional tours, Afsona Travel provides the following services for your convenience:
• organization of individual tours according to the tourists’ desires;
• lodging and catering services at a traditional house setting;
• archaeological tours;
• acquaintance with the traditions, customs and crafts of the central Asian nomadic and urban peoples;
• business tours;
• adventure travels: camel riding across the desert, living in yurt;
• technical assistance/organization of charter flights.
Afsona Travel is a fully licensed travel agency, which has a wide range of partners providing accommodations, transportation and visa arrangements in all corners of Central Asia.
Our carefully planned tours will take you to places like:
The mysterious Khiva, with its gold gamut of majolica, “the most homogenous collection of architecture in the Islamic world. The great Samarkand, which resonates with the glory of Tamerlane’s empire, hosting the noblest public square in the world. The holy Bukhara, the city of a thousand domes. The blessed Shakhrisabz, with a unique blend of modest and monumental architecture. You will definitely admire the breathtaking scenery of the Ochre Dunes of the Kyzyl-Kum desert outlined against the azure sky and shady avenues redolent of the Great Game, or the quiet quarters of the old towns interposed with colorful markets and guttering modern buildings.
Our experienced guides will take you back to the days of Alexander the Great, Tamerlane, and the founder of astrology and mathematics, Ulugbek. You will enjoy the patriarchal and hospitable customs of Uzbek families and tread the paths of famous travelers and conquerors.
Afsona Travel wants you to experience the authentic life of a multinational Central Asian community as it is, with its diversity and unique character. Our staff will not merely do their job, but will also offer you all the help during the organization of your holidays, individual or group tours, independent strolls through these exotic cities, hotel reservations, menu selections and restaurant and bar selections.
Afsona Travel, at your service to provide the most invigorating and comprehensive tour in Central Asia.
Welcome to Central Asia!
Shohista Saydaminova, General Director of the Tourist Agency “Afsona Travel”