In 2018, according to the results of the annual National Geographic Traveler Awards in Russia, Uzbekistan took the first place in the category "Gastronomic tourism".
The number of votes for our country was 34%, ahead of Italy (21%) and Azerbaijan(17%).
The honorary award was presented to the political Adviser of the Embassy of Uzbekistan in the Russian Federation For Kira Zaitova.
Indeed, Uzbekistan is the rightful winner in this category!
If you haven't tried national dishes in Uzbekistan yet, then you should definitely write it down in your wish list.
Fragrant pilaf, lagman and manti, mampars and samsa are just a small part of the most delicious dishes, the mere mention of which excites the imagination and arouses the appetite!