Khiva + 10 fortresses of ancient Khorezm

Day 1: Arrival to Urgench International Airport at 08.55 am. Trip to 10 ancient fortresses of Khorezm -  Ayaz kala, Tuprakkala, Kizilkala, Kirkkiz kala, Guldursun kala, Yekke Parsan, Dum kala, Koy-kirilgan kala, Janbas kala and Angka kala. 

Lunch will be at Akchakul lake where tourists can swim in the summer time. 

Check in to the hotel in Khiva at around 18.00. free time. 

Day 2: Excursion in the Ichan kala complex of Khiva. I will meetat the hotel, and after beginning your excursion at Kunya-Ark fortress, the inner citadel of Ichan-Qala, you’ll continue on to some of Khiva’s most famous sites:
1) Kalta Minor Tower, once destined to be one of the tallest minarets in Central Asia;
2) Muhammad Amin-Khan, the biggest medieval madrasa (educational institution) in Khiva;
3) Mukhammad khan Madrasa;
4) Juma Mosque, built with 212 wooden columns and a minaret 32.5 m high;
5) Tash-Hauli Palace (Stone Courtyard Palace), which resembles a fortress with high battlements, towers and fortified gates;
6) Necropolis of Pahlavan Mahmud, ancient religious center of Ichan-Qala;
7) Residence of Islam Khodja, personal advisor of the last khan. The complex consists of a madrasa and a minaret whose top platform has a h of 45 m, the highest observation point in town. Climb the minaret yourself to enjoy the breathtaking panoramic view!

Tour duration: approximately 6 hours

Price of the tour: 1 pax - $140; 2 pax - $80; 3+ pax - $60;

Number of days: 2
Covered regions:
Karakalpakstan
Taskhent region
Samarkand region
Bukhara region
Andijan region
Jizzakh region
Kashkadarya region
Navoi region
Namangan region
Syrdarya region
Surkhandarya region
Fergana region
Khorezm region
Included services:
Guide
Breakfast
Lunch
Dinner
Accommodation (Hotel/Guesthouse)
Accommodation (Homestay)
Entrance tickets (e.g. museums, parks etc.)
Beverages (non-alcoholic)
Car (with driver)
Fuel, Petrol
Bus/Train tickets
Domestic flight tickets
Transport: SUV 4x4
Tour season:
January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December
Tour categories:
Private tours
Cultural tours
Adventure tours
Offroad tours
Sightseeing tours
Winter tours
Special Event tours
Wildlife tours
Highlight tours
Photo tours
Hiking tours
Horseback riding tours
Circle tours
Short tours
Budget tours
Languages:
English
German
French
Spanish
Italian
Japanese
Korean
Russian
Other
Payment Method

For a confirmed booking, a deposit of (10%) is required. Deposit is paid by credit card (secure payment via Stripe, no credit card fees). The remaining balance can be paid in cash upon start of the trip - unless Host & Traveler agree on different payment methods.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellations can be made free of charge up to 30 days prior to the beginning of the booked service. The deposit (10%) is only refundable if the booking is canceled at least 30 days in advance.