The high-level guest was welcomed at the Samarkand International Airport by deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Uzbekistan A.Ikramov.
The main events of the visit are planned for 18 November.
The President of the Republic of Turkey will visit the burial site of the First President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov and will pay a tribute of respect to his memory.
The state and prospects of further development of cooperation between Uzbekistan and Turkey will be discussed during the meeting of Acting President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev and President of the Republic of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan. The parties will exchange views on regional and international issues of mutual interest.