Khiva City Day Tour

Panoramic view of Khiva
Kunya Ark and Kalta Minar minarete
Djuma mosque
Ata Darwaza - Main Gates
Main street
Islamkhudja complex
Islamkhudja complex
Kunya Ark
Kunya Ark decoration
60 USDfor a group of 1-5 people
Walking tour
4-5 hours
The start time of the tour is agreed upon with the tour guide

No booking fees at the time of ordering a tour. The tour guide will receive a request for this tour and will contact you.

Description of the tour

Tour itinerary: Khiva

The "City of a Thousand Minarets", "Open-air Museum", "City as 1001 Nights of Shahrazad". - The first city in Central Asia that was accepted into the world heritage list of UNESCO. - The most authentic city in Central Asia. - The only city in Central Asia that stands on the same place where it was founded. - The city has 2 Khan's residences, more than 10 minarets, more than 20 madrassas, about 5 mosques and mausoleums of saints and etc. 

Tour starts at the main gate of the city (western gate - Ata Darvaza). Duration: 4-5 hours. Description: - Muhammad Aminkhan medrese (the largest in this territory). - Kalta Minor minaret. - Kunya Ark (ancient citadel - panoramic view tower, coinage yard, summer and winter Khan Reception). - Muhammad Rahimkhan II medrese. - Djuma mosque (columned mosque, more than 120 carved columns). - Tosh Hovli Palace (second Khan Palace with Harem, summer and winter Receptions, secret corridor, Special Reception, gift car of Tsar Alexander III). - Kutlug Murad medrese (museum of surrealist paintings). - Allakulikhan medrese. - East Gates + Said Niyaz mosque and medrese. - Islamkhudja complex (symbol of Khiva, medrese-applied art museum, minaret - the tallest minaret in this region). - Islamkhudja school (first modern and secular school). - Pahlavan Makhmud complex (cherry in the cake of your visit). - Along the way we have the opportunity to see how the local bread is prepared in a clay oven (not guaranteed, it depends on luck))) )

Sights that we will visit
  • Ichan Kala
  • Muhammad Aminkhan medrese
  • Kalta Minor minaret
  • Kunya Ark
  • Muhammad Rahimkhan II medrese
  • Djuma mosque
  • Tosh Hovli Palace
  • Kutlug Murad medrese
  • Kutlug Murad medrese
  • Allakulikhan medrese
  • Islamkhudja complex
  • Pahlavan Makhmud complex
The cost of the tour includes
Meeting at the hotel
Transportation to the hotel
Transportation costs
Entrance tickets
Food and drinks
Additional information
Book tour at least 7 days in advance
Tour suitable for children
Tour is suitable for the elderly

Important notes

Useful tips: In summer, the start time of the tour can be changed on request and we recommend wearing hats. There are a lot of stairs in the city. The stairs in the minarets are 35-45 sm of high. In spring and autumn, we recommend booking restaurants in advance as the city is small and there are few good restaurants and all of them are booked in advance. - High recommended taking photos of the sunset on Panoramic View Tower. ///// Included: - Professional guide (en, ru). - All fees and Taxes. ///// Not Included: - Upstairs to minarets. - Entrance tickets to all the specified objects. (multiple) - Entrance ticket to panoramic view tower (from where you can see the whole city, multiple). -Personal and other expenses that are not specified in the program.