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: Meals not included into the price, but included in Ayaz qala yurt camp stay: supper and breakfast.

This is a tour of the program.

“Jaykhun was carried out. Overflowing from the bottom of the river until the whole Khorezm appeared.
Abu Raykhan Al Beruni

Day 1


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


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


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


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


Toprak-kala fortress. About an hour to explore. [five]


At Akshakol lake cafe.

3:00 pm

Ayaz qala touring. Dinner and overnight in the yurt camp. [6]
There might be music around the bonfire. 

Day 2


Breakfast. [6]


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


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


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


Lunch on the way to Khiva. [five]

4:00 pm

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

Please note that the time of arrival shown is ETA.

Route map
Number of tourists Cost per person Price includes:
1 $100
  • Transport fees
  • Driver's meals and accommodation

                                       Price does not include:

  • Meals (dinner and breakfast) and stay at the Ayaz Qala Yurt Camp $45 USD per person
  • Fare for visiting archaeological monuments
  • Additional meals, snacks, and drinks
  • Guide services - $90
  • Tips to the driver and a guide (optional)
2 $50
3 $40
4 - 6 (minivan) $200

We also accept group tour requests for this type of tour.  We are able to accommodate groups up to 12 tourists in total. For group tours, hiring a guide is a must.

Group tours must be canceled at least 2 weeks prior to the confirmed date, excluding emergency circumstances.

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