Tashkent, Uzbekistan, 120 km south of Shymkent.
Transport information from Shymkent (January 2023):
- Bus from Shymkent to Tashkent – Bekjan bus station – Departure at 10am every day – 3000tg/pers.
- Taxis or minibus from Shymkent to KZ-UZ Border (Chernyayevka) – Kolos bus station or Bekjan bus station – All day – 1500-2000tg/pers (trip back more expensive: 2500-3000tg).
- Individual or collective taxis from border to Tashkent center – An idea of prices via Yandex application: 45,000 soms. Negotiation required with drivers on site.
Photos : Gaëlle Bal