37 days in Europe & Asia Itinerary

37 days in Europe & Asia Itinerary

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Start: Rome, Italy
Drive:  9 h
1
Kitzbuhel, Austria
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h
2
Vienna, Austria
— 1 night
Fly:  3 h
3
Prague, Czech Republic
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 45 min
4
Budapest, Hungary
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 15 min
5
Timisoara, Romania
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h 15 min
6
Brasov, Romania
— Few hours
Drive:  2 h 45 min
7
Bucharest, Romania
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
8
Constanta, Romania
— 1 night
car:  5 h 30 min
9
Istanbul, Turkey
— 1 night
Drive:  6 h 15 min
10
Selcuk, Turkey
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 45 min
11
Pamukkale, Turkey
— Few hours
Drive:  3 h 30 min
12
Antalya, Turkey
— 1 night
Drive:  8 h
13
Goreme, Turkey
— 2 nights
Drive:  6 h 30 min
14
Adiyaman, Turkey
— 1 night
car:  16 h
15
Yerevan, Armenia
— 1 night
car:  8 h
16
Baku, Azerbaijan
— 1 night
Drive:  11 h 15 min
17
Tehran, Iran
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
18
Qom, Iran
— Few hours
Drive:  3 h 15 min
19
Isfahan, Iran
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h 15 min
20
Shiraz, Iran
— 1 night
car:  8 h
21
Ashgabat, Turkmenistan
— 1 night
car:  7 h 30 min
22
Bukhara, Uzbekistan
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 15 min
23
Samarkand, Uzbekistan
— 2 nights
Drive:  6 h
24
Dushanbe, Tajikistan
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h
25
Kulob, Tajikistan
— 1 night
Drive:  21 h
26
Almaty, Kazakhstan
— 1 night
Drive:  15 h 30 min
27
Oskemen, Kazakhstan
— 1 night
Drive:  20 h 45 min
28
Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park, Mongolia
— 1 night
car:  28 h
29
Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
— 2 nights
Fly:  11 h 30 min
End: Ulan-Ude, Russia

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Kitzbuhel, Austria

Kitzbuhel ©
Kitzbühel is a small medieval town situated along the river Kitzbuhler Ache in Tyrol, Austria and the administrative centre of the Kitzbühel district. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sat): hit the slopes at Die Bergbahn Kitzbuhel - KitzSki, explore the activities along Schwarzsee, and then make a trip to Franziskaner Der Immakulata. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Hexenwasser and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zell.

To see reviews, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read Kitzbuhel online sightseeing planner.

Rome, Italy to Kitzbuhel is an approximately 10- hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Traveling from Rome in July, things will get a bit cooler in Kitzbuhel: highs are around 29°C and lows about 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can go by car to Vienna.

Things to do in Kitzbuhel

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors

Side Trips

Hexenwasser, Lake Zell
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Schwarzsee ©
Schwarzsee
Hexenwasser
Hexenwasser
Lake Zell ©
Lake Zell

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Vienna, Austria

Vienna
The cultural, economic, and political center of the country, Vienna has developed from its early Celtic and Roman roots into a medieval and Baroque city, with an old town that was designated a World Heritage Site in 2001.
To see reviews, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read our Vienna online route planner.

Drive from Kitzbuhel to Vienna in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or take a train. In July, daytime highs in Vienna are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. You will leave for Prague on the 20th (Mon).

Things to do in Vienna

Nightlife Museums Historic Sites
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Prague, Czech Republic

Prague ©
Prague lures millions of tourists each year with its World Heritage-listed medieval city center--a labyrinth of narrow lanes, bridges, cathedrals, and palaces overlooked by a thousand-year-old castle.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Mon): explore the historical opulence of Prague Castle, take some stellar pictures from Prague Astronomical Clock, then snap pictures at Charles Bridge, and finally make a trip to Staromestske namesti.

To see ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Prague itinerary builder tool.

Fly from Vienna to Prague in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. July in Prague sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) to allow time to drive to Budapest.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites
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Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge

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Budapest, Hungary

Budapest ©
You might consider the city of Budapest, divided by the Danube River into two distinctive cities--Buda and Pest--to be essentially one large World Heritage Site.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Tue): make a trip to Fisherman's Bastion, contemplate the long history of Matthias Church, then get a sense of history and politics at Hungarian Parliament Building, and finally pause for some photo ops at Heroes' Square.

To see photos, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Budapest online trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Prague to Budapest takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of flight and bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Timisoara.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites
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Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Heroes' Square ©
Heroes' Square

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Timisoara, Romania

Timisoara
Timișoara is the capital city of Timiș County, and the main social, economic and cultural centre in western Romania.The third most populous city in the country, with 319,279 inhabitants as of the 2011 census, Timișoara is the informal capital city of the historical region of Banat. To see more things to do, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read Timisoara itinerary planner.

You can drive from Budapest to Timisoara in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Budapest to Timisoara. In July, daytime highs in Timisoara are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. On the 23rd (Thu), you're off to Brasov.

Things to do in Timisoara

Nightlife Tours Historic Sites
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Brasov, Romania

Brasov ©
With the dramatic Carpathian Mountains as backdrop, Brasov is the largest city in a region of mountain resorts.
On the 23rd (Thu), stop by Barrique M, take in the spiritual surroundings of Black Church (Biserica Neagra), then make a trip to Council Square, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Tampa.

For maps, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Brasov itinerary maker tool.

Getting from Timisoara to Brasov by car takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and shuttle; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) to allow time to take a train to Bucharest.

Things to do in Brasov

Nature Parks Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jul 23 — 24:
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Mount Tampa ©
Mount Tampa
Black Church (Biserica Neagra) ©
Black Church (Biserica Neagra)
Council Square ©
Council Square

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Bucharest, Romania

Bucharest ©
The booming city of Bucharest is a sophisticated metropolis with a high contrast of old- and new-world architecture.
On the 24th (Fri), steep yourself in history at Stavropoleos Monastery.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read Bucharest day trip planning app.

You can take a train from Brasov to Bucharest in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July in Bucharest, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 19°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 24th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Constanta.

Things to do in Bucharest

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jul 23 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Stavropoleos Monastery ©
Stavropoleos Monastery

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Constanta, Romania

Constanta ©
Constanta is a relaxed seaside town on the coast of the Black Sea.
On the 24th (Fri), enjoy the sand and surf at Mamaia Beach.

To see where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Constanta vacation builder.

You can take a train from Bucharest to Constanta in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Bucharest in July, plan for slightly colder days in Constanta, with highs around 32°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 20°C. On the 25th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Istanbul.

Things to do in Constanta

Beaches Outdoors Parks
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Highlights from your plan
Mamaia Beach ©
Mamaia Beach
Constanta Casino ©
Constanta Casino
Ovidiu Square ©
Ovidiu Square

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Istanbul, Turkey

Istanbul ©
A physical and cultural bridge between Europe and Asia, the transcontinental city of Istanbul serves as a living reminder of the Roman, Byzantine, and Ottoman empires.
On the 26th (Sun), admire the striking features of Serefiye Sarnici, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Sultan Ahmed Mosque, and then take an in-depth tour of Hagia Sophia Museum.

Make your Istanbul itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Constanta to Istanbul. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Constanta to Istanbul due to the time zone difference. In July in Istanbul, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 23°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to travel to Selcuk.

Things to do in Istanbul

Historic Sites Museums
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Highlights from your plan
Hagia Sophia Museum ©
Hagia Sophia Museum
Sultan Ahmed Mosque ©
Sultan Ahmed Mosque

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Selcuk, Turkey

Selcuk
An ideal base camp for exploring the Aegean coastline, Selcuk draws big tourist crowds due to its proximity to the ancient city of Ephesus.
To find photos, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Selcuk online route maker.

You can do a combination of flight and train from Istanbul to Selcuk in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle, flight, and train; or drive. Traveling from Istanbul in July, you will find days in Selcuk are somewhat warmer (41°C), and nights are about the same (25°C). On the 27th (Mon), you'll travel to Pamukkale.

Things to do in Selcuk

Historic Sites Tours Shopping
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Pamukkale, Turkey

Pamukkale ©
A popular spa since the second century BCE, the modern city of Pamukkale continues to draw worldwide attention with its hot springs and travertines--naturally formed calcite bathing pools.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Mon): explore the ancient world of Hierapolis and then take in the natural beauty of Pamukkale Thermal Pools.

For photos, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Pamukkale trip itinerary planning app.

You can drive from Selcuk to Pamukkale in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Antalya.

Things to do in Pamukkale

Historic Sites Nature Parks
Find places to stay Jul 27 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Hierapolis ©
Hierapolis
Pamukkale Thermal Pools ©
Pamukkale Thermal Pools

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Antalya, Turkey

Antalya
Offering both sandy beaches packed with modern amenities and a historical town center filled with Roman ruins and Ottoman mosques, Antalya serves as one of the country's major tourist destinations.
To see more things to do, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Antalya travel planner.

Traveling by car from Pamukkale to Antalya takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 41°C in July, and nighttime lows around 27°C. You'll set off for Goreme on the 28th (Tue).

Things to do in Antalya

Outdoors Parks Tours
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Goreme, Turkey

Famed for its landscape of unusually shaped stone formations and churches cut into the natural rocks, Goreme sits in the central part of the country, an area originally settled during Roman times.
On the 28th (Tue), look for gifts at Tribal Collections Nomadic Rugs and Textiles and then steep yourself in history at Goreme National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Wed): admire the verdant scenery at Gulludere Vadisi, soar above the sights with a balloon tour, and then see Off-Road Tours.

To find other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Goreme online day trip planner.

Getting from Antalya to Goreme by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In July, Goreme is little chillier than Antalya - with highs of 37°C and lows of 18°C. You will have some time to spend on the 30th (Thu) before leaving for Adiyaman.

Things to do in Goreme

Tours Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Guray Museum
Find places to stay Jul 28 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Off-Road Tours
Balloon Rides
Goreme National Park ©
Goreme National Park

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Adiyaman, Turkey

Adiyaman ©
For other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Adiyaman trip maker app.

You can drive from Goreme to Adiyaman in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Goreme in July: high temperatures in Adiyaman hover around 43°C and lows are around 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Yerevan.

Things to do in Adiyaman

Historic Sites Nature Parks
Find places to stay Jul 30 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
Mount Nemrut ©
Mount Nemrut

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Yerevan, Armenia

Yerevan
Old and new sit side by side in Yerevan, showing the country's capital to be a city on the move, but also proud of its history and traditions.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sat): examine the collection at Parajanov Museum, then make a trip to Republic Square, then admire the natural beauty at Armenian Genocide Museum, and finally explore the world behind art at Cafesjian Center for the Arts.

To find more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Yerevan trip planning tool.

Explore your travel options from Adiyaman to Yerevan with the Route module. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Adiyaman to Yerevan due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Adiyaman in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Yerevan, with lows of 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) to allow time to travel to Baku.

Things to do in Yerevan

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

The Monastery of Geghard, Charent's Arch
Find places to stay Aug 1 — 2:
Highlights from your plan
The Monastery of Geghard ©
The Monastery of Geghard
Republic Square ©
Republic Square

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Baku, Azerbaijan

Baku
A truly contemporary city criss-crossed by history, Baku offers everything from the modern elegance of the Flame Towers to the medieval UNESCO-listed Old City at its core.
For maps, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read Baku trip site.

Getting from Yerevan to Baku by flight takes about 10.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of train, car, and flight. Traveling from Yerevan in August, expect nights in Baku to be about the same, around 26°C, while days are slightly colder, around 38°C. You'll set off for Tehran on the 3rd (Mon).

Things to do in Baku

Tours Outdoors Historic Sites
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Tehran, Iran

Tehran ©
Tehran, the capital and one of the largest cities in the Middle East, sits in the foothills of a mountain range and stretches out for miles.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): enjoy breathtaking views from Milad Tower and then take in the views from Tabiat Bridge. Here are some ideas for day two: learn more about the world around you at National Museum of Iran, then take an in-depth tour of Golestan Palace, then take an in-depth tour of The National Jewelry Treasury, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Azadi Tower.

For maps, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Tehran road trip tool.

Do a combination of flight and subway from Baku to Tehran in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Baku to Tehran is minus 0.5 hours. While traveling from Baku, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Tehran, ranging from highs of 41°C to lows of 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can drive to Qom.

Things to do in Tehran

Museums
Find places to stay Aug 3 — 5:
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Golestan Palace ©
Golestan Palace
Milad Tower ©
Milad Tower
Azadi Tower ©
Azadi Tower

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Qom, Iran

Qom ©
Qom, also spelled as Ghom, is the eighth largest city in Iran. Start off your visit on the 5th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bagh-e Gonbad-e Sabz, then don't miss a visit to Fatima Masumeh Shrine, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Jamkaran Mosque.

To see ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Qom online trip planner.

Drive from Tehran to Qom in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Wed) to allow time for the car ride to Isfahan.

Things to do in Qom

Historic Sites
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Jamkaran Mosque ©
Jamkaran Mosque
Fatima Masumeh Shrine
Fatima Masumeh Shrine

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Isfahan, Iran

Isfahan
A cultural hub in the center of the country, Esfahan boasts a proud heritage of art, architecture, and craftsmanship.
To find more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Isfahan road trip planning tool.

Getting from Qom to Isfahan by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or take a train. In August in Isfahan, expect temperatures between 41°C during the day and 19°C at night. You'll set off for Shiraz on the 6th (Thu).

Things to do in Isfahan

Tours Historic Sites Outdoors
Find places to stay Aug 5 — 6:

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Shiraz, Iran

Shiraz ©
An esteemed center of Persian culture, Shiraz boats plentiful artistic, architectural, and religious points of interest.
On the 6th (Thu), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Nasir al-Mulk Mosque, then delve into the distant past at Vakil Bath, then contemplate the long history of Eram Garden (Baq e Eram), and finally appreciate the history behind Tomb of Hafez.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Shiraz tour planning app.

Getting from Isfahan to Shiraz by flight takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. Traveling from Isfahan in August, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Shiraz, with lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Ashgabat.

Things to do in Shiraz

Historic Sites Parks
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Eram Garden (Baq e Eram) ©
Eram Garden (Baq e Eram)
Nasir al-Mulk Mosque ©
Nasir al-Mulk Mosque
Tomb of Hafez ©
Tomb of Hafez

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Ashgabat, Turkmenistan

Ashgabat ©
A Soviet-like grid of opulent marble edifices in the center of the desert, Ashgabat paints an unusual picture.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Fri): make a trip to Wedding Palace, then pause for some photo ops at Independence Monument, then get engrossed in the history at Ashgabat National Museum of History, and finally explore the ancient world of Parthian Settlement of Nisa.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, use the Ashgabat online visit planner.

Getting from Shiraz to Ashgabat by flight takes about 8 hours. Other options: do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. You'll lose 1.5 hours traveling from Shiraz to Ashgabat due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Shiraz in August, expect a bit warmer with lows of 27°C in Ashgabat. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can travel to Bukhara.

Things to do in Ashgabat

Museums Historic Sites
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Ashgabat National Museum of History ©
Ashgabat National Museum of History
Independence Monument ©
Independence Monument
Parthian Settlement of Nisa ©
Parthian Settlement of Nisa

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Bukhara, Uzbekistan

Bukhara ©
Inhabited for millennia, the city of Bukhara boasts a World Heritage-listed center teeming with historic mosques, madrassas, pools, and ancient ruins.
On the 8th (Sat), don't miss a visit to Lyab-i-Hauz and then take some stellar pictures from Great Minaret of the Kalon.

To find reviews, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, use the Bukhara holiday builder website.

Do a combination of flight, taxi, and train from Ashgabat to Bukhara in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Ashgabat in August since evenings lows in Bukhara dip to 22°C. You'll have a few hours on the 9th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Samarkand.

Things to do in Bukhara

Historic Sites
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Great Minaret of the Kalon ©
Great Minaret of the Kalon
Lyab-i-Hauz ©
Lyab-i-Hauz
Samanid Mausoleum
Samanid Mausoleum

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Samarkand, Uzbekistan

Samarkand ©
Uzbekistan’s most glorious city, Samarkand, offers a fine combination of history and modern urban life.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sun): explore the different monuments and memorials at Gur Emir Mausoleum.

To see where to stay, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Samarkand itinerary builder.

Getting from Bukhara to Samarkand by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 39°C in August, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Dushanbe.

Things to do in Samarkand

Historic Sites Museums Childrens Museums
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Shah-i-Zinda ©
Shah-i-Zinda
Registan ©
Registan
Gur Emir Mausoleum ©
Gur Emir Mausoleum

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Dushanbe, Tajikistan

Dushanbe ©
Little more than a small town at the turn of the 20th century, Dushanbe grew rapidly during the Soviet era and now serves as the national capital and home to nearly 800,000 people.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Tue): take an in-depth tour of National Museum of Tajikistan, then walk around Rudaki Park, and then make a trip to Flagpole with the Flag of Tajikistan.

To find other places to visit, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Dushanbe trip planner.

Traveling by car from Samarkand to Dushanbe takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In August, daytime highs in Dushanbe are 42°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to drive to Kulob.

Things to do in Dushanbe

Museums Parks
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National Museum of Tajikistan ©
National Museum of Tajikistan
Rudaki Park ©
Rudaki Park
Flagpole with the Flag of Tajikistan ©
Flagpole with the Flag of Tajikistan

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Kulob, Tajikistan

Kulob ©
Kulob, also Kulyab, is a city in Kulob District, Khatlon Province, Tajikistan. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Wed): take in the awesome beauty at Salt Mountain Khodzha Mumin, then make a trip to Mausoleum of Mir Said Ali Khamadoni, and then take a memorable drive along Sari Khosor Valley.

For photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Kulob attractions planning tool.

Drive from Dushanbe to Kulob in 3 hours. You will leave for Almaty on the 13th (Thu).

Things to do in Kulob

Nature Parks Wildlife
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Salt Mountain Khodzha Mumin ©
Salt Mountain Khodzha Mumin
Mausoleum of Mir Said Ali Khamadoni ©
Mausoleum of Mir Said Ali Khamadoni

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Almaty, Kazakhstan

Almaty ©
Almaty, the former capital, still stands as the country's largest city.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Fri): explore the activities along Big Almaty Lake, walk around Kok-Tobe Hill, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Ascension Cathedral.

To see where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read our Almaty trip maker website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Kulob to Almaty. The time zone difference moving from Tajikistan Time to East Kazakhstan Time is 1 hour. In August in Almaty, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 19°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can travel to Oskemen.

Things to do in Almaty

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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Big Almaty Lake ©
Big Almaty Lake
Kok-Tobe Hill ©
Kok-Tobe Hill
Ascension Cathedral ©
Ascension Cathedral

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Oskemen, Kazakhstan

Oskemen ©
A trip to Oskemen provides you with plenty of sightseeing opportunities, particularly with regard to religious buildings.
On the 16th (Sun), don't miss a visit to Ust-Kamenogorsk City Mosque, stroll around Zhambyl Zhabayev Park, then stroll around Zhastar Park, and finally see the interesting displays at Eastern-Kazakhstan Regional Architecture and Ethnographic Museum Reserve. Here are some ideas for day two: make a trip to Victory Memorial and then head outdoors with Slavskogo Embankment.

To see ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Oskemen tour itinerary maker app.

Getting from Almaty to Oskemen by combination of bus and flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Almaty in August: high temperatures in Oskemen hover around 31°C and lows are around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park.

Things to do in Oskemen

Parks Historic Sites Museums
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Zhastar Park ©
Zhastar Park
Ust-Kamenogorsk City Mosque ©
Ust-Kamenogorsk City Mosque

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Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park, Mongolia

Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park
To see more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, use the Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park trip itinerary maker website.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Oskemen to Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Oskemen to Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park. You will leave for Ulaanbaatar on the 19th (Wed).

Things to do in Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia

Ulaanbaatar ©
The capital and largest city in the country, Ulaanbaatar stands as Mongolia's transport, cultural, and commercial hub.
Ulaanbaatar is known for museums, nature, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape of Gorkhi-Terelj National Park, take an in-depth tour of G.K Zhukov house Museum, pause for some photo ops at Genghis Khan Square, and see the interesting displays at Choijin Lama Temple Museum.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Ulaanbaatar day trip site.

You can fly from Gobi Gurvansaikhan National Park to Ulaanbaatar in 28 hours. August in Ulaanbaatar sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 12°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Ulaanbaatar

Museums Nature Parks
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Highlights from your plan
National History Museum ©
National History Museum
Gorkhi-Terelj National Park ©
Gorkhi-Terelj National Park
Genghis Khan Square ©
Genghis Khan Square