Six Most Popular Types of Travel in Uzbekistan

Tourism in Uzbekistan today is a variety of tourist products for the most demanding taste: historical and cultural, ethnic, ecological, health and MICE industry.

Pirimkul Kadyrov’s "Yulduzli tunlar" presented in Islamabad

In Pakistani society, particularly political and academic circles treat the historical and cultural heritage of Uzbekistan with particular respect. There is no exception here the work of the great statesman Zakhiriddin Muhammad Babur.

Women of Uzbekistan lavished with care and attention

Honouring women and showing special respect for them are noble qualities characteristic of Uzbek people. As a result of weighty work being carried out in Uzbekistan on raising women’s status in society, they are achieving big successes in all spheres.

The Eastern Riches

Pomegranate… In the East, this is not only a huge pink fruits with peels, flaying which you have the red and juicy grains. Pomegranate is a symbol of prosperity, fertility, wealth, and family. The theme of pomegranate has always been, is and will be relevant. Therefore, the organizers chose this theme, calling the exhibition ‘The Flower of the pomegranate I will weave in a braid…’ that has been opened in the Exhibition Hall of the Alisher Navoi National Park.

Uzbekistan to abolish visas for tourists from 27 countries

The decree of Interim President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoev dated December 2, 2016 approved measures to ensure accelerated development of the tourism industry of the Republic of Uzbekistan.

When Architectural Monuments Start “Talking”

On October 17, 2016, Uzbekistan Today News Agency, the UNESCO Office in Uzbekistan and the National Association of Electronic Mass Media of Uzbekistan hosted a presentation of the project ‘The Architectural Epigraphy of Uzbekistan’.

Returning to Tashkent. 30 Years Later…

There is nothing better than celebrating your birthday where you were born.

Euronews about the Complex Shahi Zinda

Euronews TV channel continues to show a cycle of broadcasts Postcards fr om Uzbekistan. The broadcast includes report dedicated to the memorial complex Shahi Zinda in Samarkand.

"Traditions' Keepers: Ceramics of Uzbekistan" exhibition closes in Tashkent

The Gallery of Fine Arts of Uzbekistan hosted the press-conference and the closing ceremony of the exhibition called “Traditions' Keepers: Ceramics of Uzbekistan”. The best works of ceramics masters from different regions of the country were presented at the exhibition.

Global Attraction

Uzbekistan is famous not only with Bukhara, Samarkand and Khiva; it has a vast Cart Blanche for tourist operators in the field of setting up new tourist routes, which will turn Uzbekistan into an even more interesting and attractive country for the greater number of foreign tourists. At the same time it has to be admitted that new routes spring up with every passing day, which are interesting for Uzbekistanis themselves and provide them with an opportunity to get acquainted with their own country and discover its unknown sites.

UNESCO Calls for Reform in Global Education

In the new Global Report on Education Monitoring, prepared under the auspices of UNESCO, authors analyze how education can contribute to progress in the achievement of the entire range of global ends set on the agenda in the area of sustainable development for the period of up to 2030. The experts conclude that education needs serious reforms.

Tashkent to host photo exhibition "Magic Slovakia"

On September 16, the Embassy of the Slovak Republic in cooperation with the Academy of arts of Uzbekistan will organize a photo exhibition "Magic Slovakia". The event will take place at the Tashkent House of photography.

The passing away of Kyudzo Kato - heavy loss for the Uzbek people

On September 12 a famous scientist and archaeologist, professor emeritus of the National Ethnological Museum of Japan, holder of the Order "Dustlik", an honorary citizen of the city of Termez Kyudzo Kato passed away in the Surkhandarya region in the age of 94 years.

Visit of Japanese delegation

Uzbekistan and Japan are rapidly developing multilateral cooperation.

Photo exhibition of cultural heritage of Uzbekistan

An exhibition on the theme “Cultural heritage of Uzbekistan”, dedicated to the 25th anniversary of independence of our country, opened at the Tashkent House of Photography.

Exhibition “Enchanting pictures” at International Caravanserai of Culture

An exhibition of Master of Arts and crafts, a member of the Union of Composers of Uzbekistan Rima Gazalieva on the theme “Enchanting pictures” opened at the International Caravanserai of Culture named after Ikuo Hirayama of the Academy of Arts of Uzbekistan.

No City is Like Tashkent

Bits of history in the reminiscences, official data and unique photos and footage make up a documentary film titled ‘The Big Heart of Tashkent,’ whose presentation was held at the Alisher Navoi National Library of Uzbekistan.

Khiva to host dance festival "Magic of the Dance"

From 15 to 17 July, the city of Khiva will host international dance festival “Raqs sehri” ( "Magic of the Dance"), the press service of "Uzbektourism" said.

“10 Reasons to Visit Uzbekistan” book presented in Tashkent

A presentation of “10 Reasons to Visit Uzbekistan book” was held in Tashkent on 17 June 2016.

France establishes International award named after Avicenna

France has established the international award named after Avicenna, which aims to promote the scientific and humanistic heritage of the great scientist of medicine, philosophy and culture, development of academic and scientific exchanges, dialogue of cultures and civilizations.

Modern look of historic bridge

In Karshi completely overhauled bridge of Amir Temur and the green zone laid on the adjacent territory are put into commission.

"I have erected a monument to myself not made by hand"

Works of Alexander Pushkin, a representative of the classics of world literature, great lyric poet who uplifted Russian poetry to the world level, take worthy place in the hearts of Uzbek readers.

About Tashkent with Love

The Art UzPromotion Agency has staged a rare genre in the cultural life of the capital city, “My Tashkent” musical comedy, about the residents of a neighborhood in the capital city.

Bukhara to host "Silk and spices" festival

On May 26-28, the ancient Bukhara will host XV "Silk and spices" festival. In the framework of the festival, it is planned to organize many interesting events that will impress guests, the press service of NC "Uzbektourism" said.

Uzbek people’s pride

Gaining the independence by Uzbekistan enabled to restore historical justice, the names of our great ancestors and their rich heritage. Sahibkiran Amir Temur - a symbol of bravery, courage and wisdom, the Uzbek people’s national pride toke a special place in it.

Glorification of peace, well-being and prosperity

The National Park of Uzbekistan named after Alisher Navoi hosted celebrations dedicated to the national holiday Navruz.

Zakhiriddin Muhammad Babur

Uzbekistan celebrates the birthday of the great poet and educator, a talented military leader and statesman Zakhiriddin Muhammad Babur on February 14. He made a significant contribution to the development of world science and art.

Studying creativity

A republican scientific-practical conference “Creativity of Alisher Navoi and questions of spiritual development” was held in the city of Navoi.

Homeland in the lens

A republican exhibition “Uzbekistan - generous country”, dedicated to the 25th anniversary of the independence of our Motherland is held in all regions of the country. It is organized by the Ministry of Culture and Sports in cooperation with the regional hokimiyats.