This land remembers the heyday of the powerful ancient States of Parthia and Sogd, here was the winter headquarters of Alexander the Great during his Asian conquest, here, in the village of Khoja Ilgar near Shakhrisabz, the greatest medieval commander and statesman Amir Temur (Tamerlane) was born.more...
In this region tourists will be interested to see the monuments of Karshi and especially Shakhrisabz, its historical center is included in the list of World Cultural Heritage. Also there are very interesting mountain villages, which carefully honor old traditions - Lyangar, Gilan, Kuruksay, Taragay, Sarchashma.
The nature of Kashkadarya is especially interesting. The Hissar mountains, in the East of the district, hide mysterious caves, mountain rivers running through picturesque canyons and gorges, and waterfalls sparkling in the sun.
Here once walked herds of dinosaurs that left their traces on limestone rocks, here is the highest point of Uzbekistan 4643 meters above sea level.
Kashkadarya has great opportunities for hiking, trekking, horse and bicycle tours, ecological, ethnographic and agrotourism.