Nukus – Kungrad – Usturt Plateau – Sudochie Lake – Aral Sea (450 km, 8 hrs)
Early departure from Nukus (optional time 8 am.), to the Ustyurt Plateau and Aral sea through Kungrad district to discover one of trading centers of the Silk Road. Then we move to the lake Sudochie for having lunch. After rest we visit to former Light house and fishermen’s house and stop to take pictures of gorgeous Canyon. Finally we reach to the Aral Sea. Having enjoyed from peaceful panorama we begin a short hike around the old caravan sarai to Kurganch-Kala. Nice dinner. Overnight at the tent.
Aral Sea – Muynak – Mizdakhan – Gyaur-Kala – Nukus. Early in the morning we see the Sun rising over the desert. Amazing. After breakfast we transfer to Muynak settlement which is known as “cemetery of ships” nowadays. Lunch at the guest house in Muynak. Then we visit to the local museum, Ships graveyard. We drive to Khodjeyli to visit Mizdakhan architectural complex (XV ct.) and Gyaur Kala ruins which was destroyed by Chingiz-khan. Arrival to Nukus Transfer to local airport. Departure to Tashkent. Arrival in Tashkent. Transfer to hotel. End of services.
Cost of tour
Number of travelers
Price per person, in USD.
Transportation (1-2-3 people – sedan; 4-6 people – van, bus and mini bus for the rest);
Service of English ,Russian, German and French speaking guides;
Rent tour facilities ( tent, sleeping bag, sleeping rug )
Air tickets for domestic line
Food ( Full board)
Entrance fees to Museums and memorial complexes
In cost not included:
- Visa support
- The insurance
- Personal mountain equipment (a backpack.....), footwear and clothes
- Alcohol beverages
- The personal first-aid set
Please make sure to bring along the following things:
- Good hiking or walking shoes
- Sunglasses and sun-block cream
- Comfortable clothes, gloves, hat
- Protective clothes against wind and rain
- change of clothes in case you get wet
- Walking stick (optional)
- Money and identification; personal medical kit
Note: In case of bad weather guides reserve the right to change the route.