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The Silk Road: Marco Polo & Golden Cities of Central Asia - 2023

Ashgabat • Khiva • Bukhara • Samarkand • Tashkent
  • Registan Square, Samarkand, Uzbekistan, Asia
    YOUR CURIOSITY WILL TAKE YOU OFF THE BEATEN PATH AS YOU MAP THE TRANSFORMATION OF THE SILK ROAD THROUGH 19 INCLUDED SIGHTSEEING TOURS AND VISITS TO FOUR UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE SITES
  • Ashgabat, Turkmenistan
    DURING A COMPREHENSIVE CITY TOUR OF THE TURKMEN CAPITAL, THE HISTORY OF THE CITY AND COUNTRY WILL UNFOLD IN THE FORM OF LANDMARKS
  • Architecture, city of Khiva, Uzbekistan, Asia
    DISCOVER CENTURIES-OLD HANDICRAFT AND FOLK TRADITIONS AT KHIVA, A UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE SITE
  • Registan Square, Samarkand, Uzbekistan, Asia
    EXPLORE THE MOSQUES, MADRASSAS, AND MAUSOLEUMS OF SAMARKAND
  • Almaty, Kazakhstan
    ROUND OUT THIS REMARKABLE JOURNEY WITH AN EXTENSION TO ALMATY, KAZAKHSTAN
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Almaty, Kazakhstan

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Mar 19
Ashgabat to Tashkent
CODE: SRT23
$5,599
$7,398
$5,599
No air selected
FREE Single Supplement on Extension
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TRAVEL DATES
Mar 19
Almaty, Kazakhstan

Post Extension: Almaty, Kazakhstan

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$1,599 PER PERSON | 4 DAYS | $399 PER DAY

Add another of the “’Stans” to your Central Asia travels with this extension into Kazakhstan. Almaty is renowned not only for its postcard-pretty setting in the foothills of the snowcapped Trans-Ili Alatau Mountains, but for its status as Kazakhstan’s most cosmopolitan city. Your three-night extension includes visits to Zenkov Cathedral, the Memorial of Glory and Eternal Flame, and Panfilov Park. You’ll also learn about the culture and history of Kazakhstan during a visit to a folk music instrument museum as well as the Central State Museum.

In addition to seeing the city from the ground, you’ll experience it from above when you take a cable car up for a panoramic view of this striking city and landscape. You’ll also visit the scenic shores of Great Almaty Lake and stop by a local falcon farm. 

This is a superb opportunity to broaden your perspective on this region and get to know the culture and beauty of yet another Central Asian city.

Your Price Includes:
  • 3 nights accommodations at the InterContinental Almaty (or similar)
  • 6 meals: 3 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 2 dinners
  • 7 included features and Cultural discoveries, including City tour of Almaty, which includes a cable car ride up the mountain for a view of Tian Shan mountain, a visit to Great Almaty Lake, and a stop at a falcon farm
  • All transfers between your base tour and your extension, as well as baggage handling (where permitted) and internal transfers
  • Services of a City Host
  • Tipping for local guides and drivers (excluding City Host)
  • Airfare from Tashkent, Uzbekistan, to Almaty, Kazakhastan
  • Services of the Vantage Worldwide Concierge, to plan celebrations, activities, or provide regional expertise. Log into My Portfolio and submit a request, or send an email any time up to two weeks prior to your departure at Concierge@vantagetravel.com
CALL TO BOOK
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DOUBLE SINGLE AIR 3rd GUEST PROMO
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  • FREE Single Supplement
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      Apr 16
      Ashgabat to Tashkent
      CODE: SRT23
      $5,599
      $7,398
      $5,599
      No air selected
      FREE Single Supplement on Extension
      MORE INFO
      TOUR DETAILS
      TRAVEL DATES
      Apr 16
      Almaty, Kazakhstan

      Post Extension: Almaty, Kazakhstan

      Extension Image
      $1,599 PER PERSON | 4 DAYS | $399 PER DAY

      Add another of the “’Stans” to your Central Asia travels with this extension into Kazakhstan. Almaty is renowned not only for its postcard-pretty setting in the foothills of the snowcapped Trans-Ili Alatau Mountains, but for its status as Kazakhstan’s most cosmopolitan city. Your three-night extension includes visits to Zenkov Cathedral, the Memorial of Glory and Eternal Flame, and Panfilov Park. You’ll also learn about the culture and history of Kazakhstan during a visit to a folk music instrument museum as well as the Central State Museum.

      In addition to seeing the city from the ground, you’ll experience it from above when you take a cable car up for a panoramic view of this striking city and landscape. You’ll also visit the scenic shores of Great Almaty Lake and stop by a local falcon farm. 

      This is a superb opportunity to broaden your perspective on this region and get to know the culture and beauty of yet another Central Asian city.

      Your Price Includes:
      • 3 nights accommodations at the InterContinental Almaty (or similar)
      • 6 meals: 3 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 2 dinners
      • 7 included features and Cultural discoveries, including City tour of Almaty, which includes a cable car ride up the mountain for a view of Tian Shan mountain, a visit to Great Almaty Lake, and a stop at a falcon farm
      • All transfers between your base tour and your extension, as well as baggage handling (where permitted) and internal transfers
      • Services of a City Host
      • Tipping for local guides and drivers (excluding City Host)
      • Airfare from Tashkent, Uzbekistan, to Almaty, Kazakhastan
      • Services of the Vantage Worldwide Concierge, to plan celebrations, activities, or provide regional expertise. Log into My Portfolio and submit a request, or send an email any time up to two weeks prior to your departure at Concierge@vantagetravel.com
      CALL TO BOOK
      1-888-514-1845
      DOUBLE SINGLE AIR 3rd GUEST PROMO
      $5,599 $7,398 $5,599
      No air selected
      -
      • FREE Single Supplement
          Additional Booking Information >
          May 14
          Ashgabat to Tashkent
          CODE: SRT23
          $6,199
          $7,998
          $6,199
          No air selected
          FREE Single Supplement on Extension
          MORE INFO
          TOUR DETAILS
          TRAVEL DATES
          May 14
          Almaty, Kazakhstan

          Post Extension: Almaty, Kazakhstan

          Extension Image
          $1,599 PER PERSON | 4 DAYS | $399 PER DAY

          Add another of the “’Stans” to your Central Asia travels with this extension into Kazakhstan. Almaty is renowned not only for its postcard-pretty setting in the foothills of the snowcapped Trans-Ili Alatau Mountains, but for its status as Kazakhstan’s most cosmopolitan city. Your three-night extension includes visits to Zenkov Cathedral, the Memorial of Glory and Eternal Flame, and Panfilov Park. You’ll also learn about the culture and history of Kazakhstan during a visit to a folk music instrument museum as well as the Central State Museum.

          In addition to seeing the city from the ground, you’ll experience it from above when you take a cable car up for a panoramic view of this striking city and landscape. You’ll also visit the scenic shores of Great Almaty Lake and stop by a local falcon farm. 

          This is a superb opportunity to broaden your perspective on this region and get to know the culture and beauty of yet another Central Asian city.

          Your Price Includes:
          • 3 nights accommodations at the InterContinental Almaty (or similar)
          • 6 meals: 3 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 2 dinners
          • 7 included features and Cultural discoveries, including City tour of Almaty, which includes a cable car ride up the mountain for a view of Tian Shan mountain, a visit to Great Almaty Lake, and a stop at a falcon farm
          • All transfers between your base tour and your extension, as well as baggage handling (where permitted) and internal transfers
          • Services of a City Host
          • Tipping for local guides and drivers (excluding City Host)
          • Airfare from Tashkent, Uzbekistan, to Almaty, Kazakhastan
          • Services of the Vantage Worldwide Concierge, to plan celebrations, activities, or provide regional expertise. Log into My Portfolio and submit a request, or send an email any time up to two weeks prior to your departure at Concierge@vantagetravel.com
          CALL TO BOOK
          1-888-514-1845
          DOUBLE SINGLE AIR 3rd GUEST PROMO
          $6,199 $7,998 $6,199
          No air selected
          -
          • FREE Single Supplement
              Additional Booking Information >
              Sep 10
              Ashgabat to Tashkent
              CODE: SRT23
              $5,899
              $7,698
              $5,899
              No air selected
              FREE Single Supplement on Extension
              MORE INFO
              TOUR DETAILS
              TRAVEL DATES
              Sep 10
              Almaty, Kazakhstan

              Post Extension: Almaty, Kazakhstan

              Extension Image
              $1,599 PER PERSON | 4 DAYS | $399 PER DAY

              Add another of the “’Stans” to your Central Asia travels with this extension into Kazakhstan. Almaty is renowned not only for its postcard-pretty setting in the foothills of the snowcapped Trans-Ili Alatau Mountains, but for its status as Kazakhstan’s most cosmopolitan city. Your three-night extension includes visits to Zenkov Cathedral, the Memorial of Glory and Eternal Flame, and Panfilov Park. You’ll also learn about the culture and history of Kazakhstan during a visit to a folk music instrument museum as well as the Central State Museum.

              In addition to seeing the city from the ground, you’ll experience it from above when you take a cable car up for a panoramic view of this striking city and landscape. You’ll also visit the scenic shores of Great Almaty Lake and stop by a local falcon farm. 

              This is a superb opportunity to broaden your perspective on this region and get to know the culture and beauty of yet another Central Asian city.

              Your Price Includes:
              • 3 nights accommodations at the InterContinental Almaty (or similar)
              • 6 meals: 3 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 2 dinners
              • 7 included features and Cultural discoveries, including City tour of Almaty, which includes a cable car ride up the mountain for a view of Tian Shan mountain, a visit to Great Almaty Lake, and a stop at a falcon farm
              • All transfers between your base tour and your extension, as well as baggage handling (where permitted) and internal transfers
              • Services of a City Host
              • Tipping for local guides and drivers (excluding City Host)
              • Airfare from Tashkent, Uzbekistan, to Almaty, Kazakhastan
              • Services of the Vantage Worldwide Concierge, to plan celebrations, activities, or provide regional expertise. Log into My Portfolio and submit a request, or send an email any time up to two weeks prior to your departure at Concierge@vantagetravel.com
              CALL TO BOOK
              1-888-514-1845
              DOUBLE SINGLE AIR 3rd GUEST PROMO
              $5,899 $7,698 $5,899
              No air selected
              -
              • FREE Single Supplement
                  Additional Booking Information >
                  Oct 8
                  Ashgabat to Tashkent
                  CODE: SRT23
                  $5,499
                  $7,298
                  $5,499
                  No air selected
                  FREE Single Supplement
                  MORE INFO
                  TOUR DETAILS
                  TRAVEL DATES
                  Oct 8
                  Almaty, Kazakhstan

                  Post Extension: Almaty, Kazakhstan

                  Extension Image
                  $1,599 PER PERSON | 4 DAYS | $399 PER DAY

                  Add another of the “’Stans” to your Central Asia travels with this extension into Kazakhstan. Almaty is renowned not only for its postcard-pretty setting in the foothills of the snowcapped Trans-Ili Alatau Mountains, but for its status as Kazakhstan’s most cosmopolitan city. Your three-night extension includes visits to Zenkov Cathedral, the Memorial of Glory and Eternal Flame, and Panfilov Park. You’ll also learn about the culture and history of Kazakhstan during a visit to a folk music instrument museum as well as the Central State Museum.

                  In addition to seeing the city from the ground, you’ll experience it from above when you take a cable car up for a panoramic view of this striking city and landscape. You’ll also visit the scenic shores of Great Almaty Lake and stop by a local falcon farm. 

                  This is a superb opportunity to broaden your perspective on this region and get to know the culture and beauty of yet another Central Asian city.

                  Your Price Includes:
                  • 3 nights accommodations at the InterContinental Almaty (or similar)
                  • 6 meals: 3 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 2 dinners
                  • 7 included features and Cultural discoveries, including City tour of Almaty, which includes a cable car ride up the mountain for a view of Tian Shan mountain, a visit to Great Almaty Lake, and a stop at a falcon farm
                  • All transfers between your base tour and your extension, as well as baggage handling (where permitted) and internal transfers
                  • Services of a City Host
                  • Tipping for local guides and drivers (excluding City Host)
                  • Airfare from Tashkent, Uzbekistan, to Almaty, Kazakhastan
                  • Services of the Vantage Worldwide Concierge, to plan celebrations, activities, or provide regional expertise. Log into My Portfolio and submit a request, or send an email any time up to two weeks prior to your departure at Concierge@vantagetravel.com
                  CALL TO BOOK
                  1-888-514-1845
                  DOUBLE SINGLE AIR 3rd GUEST PROMO
                  $5,499 $7,298 $5,499
                  No air selected
                  -
                  • FREE Single Supplement on Extension
                      Additional Booking Information >

                      Deposit: $500 per person

                      Prices are in U.S. dollars, per person, based on double occupancy. For additional details regarding General Terms & Conditions, see the Tour Participant Agreement online at www.vantagetravel.com/tandc.

                      Land Transfers: Now available! Round-trip international airport transfers are now available for $120 to and from your ship or hotel on the base program. One-way transfers for pre- and post-trip extensions are also available. Call for details.

                      Transfers cannot be added inside of 60 days prior to departure.

                      Single Supplement: Available on each departure date — a value of $1,799! (Subject to availability.)

                      Business Class Upgrade is available, but space is very limited. Includes priority check-in, roomy seats, more legroom, fine food, complimentary drinks, and more! Please call for details.

                      Every effort has been made to produce this information accurately. Vantage Deluxe World Travel reserves the right to correct errors.

                      Note: Prices shown are valid at press time and are for new bookings only. Prices and inventory are subject to change; please refer to our website for the most up-to-date inventory and prices.

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                      Roommate matches are available on select departures and subject to capacity controls; roommate matches only apply to the base trip, excluding extensions. Passengers who request a roommate match will pay no more than half the Single Supplement at the time the request is made and if a match can be successfully made, both passengers will be refunded the original supplement amount they were charged prior to the match being confirmed. Roommate matches are limited to passengers of the same gender. In the event that a match is not possible, every effort will be made to provide passengers the option to pay the amount equivalent to a full Single Supplement should there be sufficient inventory remaining.

                      *Airfares are round-trip and per person, and include government taxes and fees, destination airport transfers, and air fuel surcharges. Ask our Travel Consultants about airfare from other cities. Please note that Vantage cannot guarantee the most direct routing to/from your gateway city.

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