The Great Silk Road is well known as an ancient continental caravan route linking the Far East and the Mediterranean. Less known is the fact that this trade route was equipped by Sogdians who built their factories, established international relations, and provided funding. Expeditionary journey through historic centers of Sogd will allow to get acquainted with the role of Sogdians on the Silk Road. Working languages are English and Russian. Online-Support will be provided on the pages «Marakanda» and «Marakanda Expedition Tour Operator» on Facebook. Applications for participation are accepted until April 10, 2015 by e-mail: email@example.com.