Private Tour to Khiva and Ancient Khorezmian Fortresses.

Tour Number

Activity Level

78661


Categories

City, Museums / Culture, Youth and Family

Details

Kid Friendly: No.

Friendly: No.
You must be able to go up to hills on forteresses area.

Maximum travelers: 3

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), Russian (fluent), Turkish (conversational)

Explore Khiva in 2 days/1 night with a Private Guide


Along with Samarkand and Bukhara, Khiva is an important and the third often overlooked historical city in Uzbekistan. Trip to Khiva is fascinating - you can see high minarets, luxurious decoration of madrasah and palaces, unique mosques and hospitable people with smiles on their faces. Khiva is unique museum under open sky.
Ichan Kala, the inner fortress of Khiva was the last resting-place of caravans before crossing the desert.
Khiva is more than 2500 years old. The inner town has 26 hectares and was built according to the ancient traditions of Central Asian town building, closed by brick fortification walls that are up to ten meters high.

Tour to Toprakkala and Ayazkala - a desert fortresses on the Khorezm section of the Great Silk Road will open you the secret of history and ancient civilization which flourished there many centuries ago.

Itinerary

Day 1

09:00 Meet and Greet at Urgench Airport, or other agreed upon location. Transfer to Khiva (35 minutes). Check-in hotel. Khiva City Tour - visit a UNESCO World Heritage site Ichan-Kala:

Aminkhan's Madrassah
Kunya-Ark,
Mohammed Rahimkhan II Madrassah
Pahlavan Mahmood Mausoleum
Islam Khodja Minaret
Djuma Mosque
Tosh-Khovli Palace
Allakulikhan's and Kutlugmurad Inak's Madrassah

Overnight in Khiva.

Day 2

Drive across Amu-Dariya river to Toprakkala and Ayazkala fortresses (100 km). Enjoy the view from the top of the fortress. Visit Ayzkala Yurt Camp. Camel Riding near the camp.
After dinner transfer to Urgench, or other agreed upon location. End of the tour.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: I can meet you in your hotel or any desired place you will appoint.

End location: We can end where we started or any desired place you will appoint.

Duration: 2 days

Transportation

Walking in Khiva. Trip to fortresses and all transfers by van.

I can also accommodate larger groups by renting a bigger vehicle. This will involve an additional cost, so please contact me for the details.

What’s Included

- My time and service as your private guide
- Transportation by van.
- Transfer from/to Urgench Airport.
- Single/Double room accommodation in 3 star hotel with breakfast.
- Entrance tickets for all sites mentioned in the itinerary.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

350000 soum - Payment for photo shootings, food and water.

What’s Extra

- Lunch and Dinner
- Video and photo shootings charge for use of professional cameras at sites

I can also accommodate larger groups by renting a bigger vehicle. This will involve an additional cost, so please contact me for the details.

Restrictions

No restrictions.

Contact this Guide

Questions about the tour? Not seeing exactly what you’re looking for? Contact this guide with questions, or to create a custom itinerary for you and your travel companions.

Message Aziz K.

Web address (URL) of this page: http://www.toursbylocals.com/KhivaPrivateTour

Tours by Aziz K.

See more of the tours offered by this guide.

Private Tour to Khiva and Ancient Khorezmian,...

 unrated

Explore Khiva in 2 days/1 night with a Private Guide

290 USD per tour

(max 3 people)

2 days

learn more

Bukhara Private City Tour.

 unrated

Tour to ancient Bukhara - 3 days/2 nights.

665 USD per tour

(max 3 people)

3 days

learn more

Samarkand Private City Tour.

Tour to the Rome of the Orient, 1 day trip.

265 USD per tour

(max 3 people)

14 hours

learn more

Tashkent City Tour.

 unrated

Experince Tashkent in one day with your own Private Guide.

180 USD per tour

(max 3 people)

7 hours

learn more

Private Tour in Fergana Valley by car,...

 unrated

2 days/1 night. Tashkent-Kokand-Rishtan-Margilan.

425 USD per tour

(max 3 people)

2 days

learn more

Historical Private Tour along Uzbekistan's,...

 unrated

Tashkent-Khiva-Bukhara-Shakhrisabz-Samarkand-Tashkent.

2295 USD per tour

(max 3 people)

9 days

learn more

Aral Sea Private Tour.

 unrated

3 days/2 nights. Extreme tour to the Aral sea by 4 wheel drive SUV.

960 USD per tour

(max 3 people)

3 days

learn more

Nukus - Savitskiy Museum, Moynak - Cemetery,...

 unrated

3 days/2 nights tour to Nukus and Moynak with your own Private Guide.

650 USD per tour

(max 3 people)

3 days

learn more

Tashkent Cycling City Tour

Ride a bicycle across Tashkent with your Private Guide.

95 USD per tour

(for up to 2 people)

5 hours

learn more