From 1 to 3 November, Uzbekistan will host the I International charity Half Marathon in Samarkand city.
In the Surkhandarya region, the opening ceremony of a new hotel, located near the Hakim Termizi memorial, was held in order to develop ziyorat (pilgrim) tourism. The head of the Muslim Board of Uzbekistan, Mufti Usmonkhon Alimov opened the vaqf hotel as part of his visit to the shrine.
Today, August 24 in Termez, the Archaeological touristic forum "Uzbekistan on the crossroads of civilizations" started its work. The forum was attended by the Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Uzbekistan Aziz Abdukhakimov, Program Director of the Middle East and Central Asia of Hofstra University Professor A. Naimark (New York, USA), Director of the Institute of the history of artsof the Academy of Sciences of Uzbekistan Pidaev M., head of the Department of ancient history and Oriental studies at the University of Jeshua M.Olbrycht (Poland).
The State Committee of Uzbekistan for Tourism Development together with the State Committee for Geology and Mineral Resources plan to open for tourists a unique tourist destination - the Kitab State Geological Reserve.