A Night in The Desert

Tour details

  • Duration: 2 days, 1 night
  • Route: Through the archaeological monuments of the ancient Khorezm.
  • Distance: over 400 km
  • Transport: Comfortable sedan or minibus
  • Meals: Included supper only

This route is considered to be optimal, however, we are always ready to take into account the opinions of our guests and make changes into the tour program.

“Due to the abundance of water and the strength of stream Dzheykhun was cloudy from the mud it carried. Overflowing from its coasts it settled the mud and the latter consequently hardened and became dry, and the lake moved away from the shore until the whole Khorezm appeared.
Abu Raykhan Al Beruni

Day 1

08:30

Breakfast, a departure from Nukus or from Khiva (if departing from Khiva then the itinerary will be re-arranged). [1]

09:20

Ancient Zoroastrian dakhma Chilpik (Tower of silence) Sightseeing takes about 30-60 minutes.. [2]

10:40

Jampik-kala fortress. About 30-40 minutes of sightseeing. [3]

12:00

Kizil-kala citadel. 30 minutes of exploring. [4]

12:40

Topak-kala fortress. About an hour to explore. [5]

13:30

Lunch and rest in the guesthouse or yurt cafe near Akshakol lake 
Alternative lunch in the yurt camp near the Ayaz-kala assemblage, 30 minutes trip from Toprak-kala

15:00

Ayaz qala touring. Dinner and overnight in the yurt camp. [6]
There might be a musical entertainment show with Karakalpak songs and dances around the bonfire. 

Day 2

08:30

Breakfast. [6]

09:10

Kirk-kiz-kala Citadel. About 30 minutes to explore. [7]

11:20

Jambas-kala fortress. About 40-50 minutes to explore. [8]

12:30

Guldursun fortress. About 30-40 minutes to explore. [9]

13:40

Lunch on the way to Khiva. [5]

16:00

Arrival in Khiva (or in Nukus if started from Khiva). [7]

Route Map
Number of tourists Cost per person Price includes:
1 $70
  • Transport fees.

                                       Price does not include:

  • Meals and stay at the yurt camp (lunch, dinner, breakfast and night in a yurt cost $45 USD)
  • Fare for visiting archaeological monuments
  • Guide services
  • Meals
  • Tips to the driver and a guide
2 $35
3 $25
4

$20

5 - 7 (minibus) $25

We accept group tours requests for all kind of tours with a maximum of 12 people in one group.

Please email us at ayimtourtravel@gmail.com to book this tour.

 


Contacts

Please, contact us via the contacts below and we will be happy to answer your questions and/or comments!

Address:

"Jipek joli" Hotel, 4 Jipek joli Str.,
Nukus, Republic of Karakalpakstan, Uzbekistan.

Post code: 230103
Phones:

(+99861) 224-25-25 (+1 587) 436-01-02 Ms. Gulya /Telegram / WhatsApp / Imo

Fax:

(+99861) 222-11-00

Email:

ayimtourtravel@gmail.com

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