Unfortunately, in 10-15 years the Aral Sea can leave its shores forever, if the miracle will not take place. But now one can still see the remains of beached boats, amazing Aral motley rocky shores and mysterious Usturt plateau. There will also be the opportunity to take pleasure of observing the world famous monuments of Samarkand and Bukhara.
Day 1: Drive Tashkent - desert yurt camp (Aydarkul lake west bank), (450km).
Day 2: Drive yurt camp - Sarmysh gorge - Bukhara (250km).
Day 3: Drive Bukhara - Blossomed settlement - shifting sands (250km).
Day 4: Drive sands - Uchkuduk - Kulkuduk - Bukantau Mountains - Irlir well - Jarkuduk farm (450km).
Day 5: Drive Jarkuduk well - Kukcha settlement - Ayaz Kala fortress (450km).
Day 6: Drive Ayazkala fortress - Takhtakupyr settlement - Karauzyak settlement - sands (350km).
Day 7: Drive radial rout along shrinked Aral Sea bottom sands (200km).
Day 8: Drive sands - Chimbay settlement - Nukus - Kungrad - Usturt plateau (450km).
Day 9: Drive Usturt plateau - Aktumysk cape - Aral Sea (descent to sea shore), (250 km).
Day 10: Drive Aral Sea - Muynak - Nukus (450km).
Day 11: Drive Nukus - Khiva (250km).
Day 12: Drive Khiva - Bukhara (500km).
Day 13: Drive Bukhara - Samarkand (300 km).
Day 14: Drive Samarkand - Tashkent (350km).
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Asia Uzbekistan Outdoor: Land Rambler Desert Expeditions