Apart from that, on the first day, on the way to the lake, you will have a stop in Nurata, the place that has preserved artifacts of the history. There is a wall painting of the primitive people not far from the city; you can also climb on the ruins of the fortress erected by the order of the Alexander the Great, then sit and enjoy the tranquil atmosphere with the view of the holy spring “Chashma”.
Aydarkul tour is an excellent experience for those who want to learn more about the nomadic lifestyle and prefers seclusion far from the civilization.
Extras to do in the area:
Option 1. Camel ride to Aydarkul Lake through the desert (8.5 km, 3 h.). Enjoy your time on the lake and have lunch.
Cost: $30 per person for a camel and cameleer service.
Option 2. Take a short camel ride to a nearby village Dungalak (1.5 km, 30 min). Participate in baking traditional bread “non”. Take a short walk in the village to see life of locals and return to the camp.
Cost: $20 per person for a camel and cameleer service.
- All transfers: 1-3 travellers by sedan type car; 4-8 travellers by van type car;
- Accommodation in the yurt camp;
- Full board (dinner, breakfast, lunch/picnic).
- Accommodation in Samarkand/Bukhara;
- Travel insurance.
|Aydarkul - 1 night|
|Safari Yurt Camp, Aidar Yurt Camp (in a shared yurt)|