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  • Tashkent (TAS)


    Country: Uzbekistan

    DISTANCE FROM ALMATY

    669 km/416 miles

    FLIGHT DURATION

    1 hour 50 minutes

    LOCAL TIME

    GMT +5

    CLIMATE

    Tashkent has long, hot and dry summers from June to September and short but cold winters from December to February. The mean daily maximum temperature is above 35 °C in July and -3 °C in January.

    AIRPORT

    Tashkent International Airport is the largest airport of Central Asia and located 12 km from the city center.
    Transport to the city and charges:

    Bus: UZS 500
    Taxi: UZS 16 000 (approximate) 

    ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

    All foreign nationals except citizens of Azerbaijan, Armenia, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Moldova, Russia and Ukraine, are required to have business or tourist visas to enter the Republic of Uzbekistan.

    * For detailed and up-to-date information on visa requirement, please refer directly to the local immigration authorities or your travel agent.

    CURRENCY

    Sum (UZS)
    Notes: 1, 3, 5, 10, 25, 50, 100, 200, 500, 1000
    Coins: 1 sum, 5 sum, 10 sum, 25 sum, 50 sum, 100 sum 

    BUSINESS HOURS

    Government: 09.00 – 17.00 Monday - Friday.
    Banks: 09.00 – 17.00 Monday - Friday
    Shops: 09.00- 20.00 Monday-Sunday 

    LANGUAGE

    Uzbek, Russian

    UTILITIES

    220/240V, 50Hz

    TRANSPORTATION

    Taxis, buses, trolley buses and metro system.

    ABOUT CITY 

    Tashkent is the capital of Uzbekistan and one of the biggest cities in Central Asia. Tashkent has more than 2000 years history, during which it passed the way from small ancient settlement to one of the largest cities in Central Asia. Tashkent was named the cultural capital of the Islamic world as the city is home to numerous historic mosques and religious establishments. Since 1991, Tashkent has changed economically, architecturally and culturally. Nowadays the city is political, educational, cultural and economical center of Uzbekistan.

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