Enjoy a delicious breakfast at your hotel and then meet your guide and driver for a half-day tour of Tashkent. The first stop is Amir Timur Square, which was founded in 1882 and renamed in 1994 in honor of the great conqueror. Next, visit Theater Square with the State Academic Theater of Uzbekistan, considered one of the best opera theaters in the world. Then, see Independence Square, the main square of Uzbekistan, featuring fountains, the Cabinet, and the Senate, and an "Eternal flame" in honor of soldiers who died during World War II.
Visit the Earthquake Memorial, a monument erected in memory of the tragic earthquake in Tashkent in 1966. After that, explore Khast Imam Square, a significant spiritual center in Central Asia that attracts visitors from all over the world. Spend some time in the ancient Chorsu Bazaar, where people come for trades, before taking the high-speed train back to Samarkand. Upon arrival, meet the local driver and check into the hotel. Enjoy the rest of the day at leisure and overnight in Samarkand.