Route & dates
Khiva— 2 nights
With an illustrious history as a main stop along the Great Silk Road, Khiva boasts remarkably well-preserved cultural attractions and a beautiful historic core.Change things up with a short trip to Urgench Youth Lake Complex in Urgench (about 50 minutes away). The adventure continues: delve into the distant past at Itchan Kala, step into the grandiose world of Citadel Kunya-ark, contemplate the long history of Mohammed Amin Madrassah, and admire the striking features of Alla Kuki Khan Madrasah.
To see traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Khiva road trip planning website.
If you are flying in from Australia, the closest major aiport is Urgench Airport. In May, daytime highs in Khiva are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.
Things to do in Khiva
Urgench Youth Lake Complex
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