Uzbekistan is one of two countries in the world, where, in order to access the sea coast, you must cross the borders of 2 states in any direction, since its closest neighbors also don’t have access to the oceans.
The first states on the lands of Uzbekistan emerged by 7-8 centuries BC.
The largest bank note in Uzbekistan is 100,000 sums, which is about 12 US dollars.
According to sociological surveys, residents of Uzbekistan are leading in terms of happiness among all CIS countries.
Uzbekistan has a rapidly drying up Aral Sea — before the water body began to shallow, this lake was the fourth largest on the planet.
Uzbek Samarkand is one of the oldest cities in the world, comparable in its age to Rome. Scientists estimate its age at more than 2,750 years.
Uzbekistan grows melons, considered the most delicious in the world because of their sweetness and aroma.
All fruits in Uzbekistan are environmentally friendly and have no impurities. Therefore, fruits and vegetables in Uzbekistan retain their natural flavor.
Uzbekistan is the birthplace of television. It was here, on July 26, 1928, that the image of moving objects at a distance was transmitted by radio.
Tashkent TV Tower - the highest tower in Central Asia. And in terms of height in the world, it occupies the 11th place.
In terms of gold reserves, Uzbekistan ranks 4th in the world.
Every year, more than 1.5 million tourists visit Uzbekistan.
In 1977, the first metro in Central Asia was built in Tashkent.
The oldest bazaar in Tashkent, operating from the 8th century to the present day, is the Chorsu bazaar.
Tashkent is incredibly charming and original - here the oriental flavor of the ancient city, whose age has exceeded two thousand years, and the gloss of the modern metropolis complement each other favorably.
Sparkling skyscrapers and wide avenues, ancient mosques, madrasas and narrow streets interweaving - these combinations lead to a real aesthetic delight.
The most important thing that attracts thousands of tourists here is a huge number of monuments of architecture and art: Kukeldash Madrassah, Sheihantaur and Zangi-ata complexes, Hazret Imam ensemble, Jami Mosque, Tillya-Sheikh and many others. Most of them were restored and have exactly the same appearance as hundreds of years ago. And in local museums there are always exhibitions and expositions that paint the history, culture and life of Uzbekistan in colors.
You can strengthen your impression of Tashkent by visiting Eastern markets, stunning with the abundance of everything in the world, and having tasted amazingly delicious dishes of national cuisine.
A pleasant addition for guests of the city will be amazing nature and several recreation areas with ski resorts just 80 km from the capital. Here three mountain rivers merge together - Ugam, Chatkal and Pskem, whose waters form a huge artificial reservoir Charvak surrounded by high mountains with slopes covered with coniferous forest. Incredibly scenic views and the opportunity to enjoy a beach holiday - this is exactly what a tourist needs after exploring the hot, noisy and hospitable Tashkent!