Things to do in Khiva
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Khiva is a museum under open air, an ancient oasis situated not far from Kyzylkum desert. There are numerous myths revealing the origin of Khiva. One of them tells about an old man who was starving from the thirst walking across the endless desert. He was so desperate that when he stroke the ground with his staff, a well appeared on that exact place. Later Khiva was born around the well.
The monuments of Khiva are the pearls of ancient civilization full of unsolved mysteries of the past. Ak mosque, a short minaret called Kalta-Minar, Tash Hauli Palace, Pakhlanav Makhmud mausoleum, Djuma mosque and Bagbanly mosque are just a tiny part of the architectural monuments. There are numerous madrassahs situated in Khiva: Allakuli-khan, Amir-Tura, Khurdjum maddrassahs, oriental education institutions of Mukhammad-Amin-inak, Arab-khan, Kutlug-Murad-inak, Matniyaz-Divan-begi, Mukhammad Rakhim-khan, Abdulla-khan as well as Shergazi-khan. During your sightseeing in Khiva you will also visit the residence of Khans – Kunya-arc, Mizdakhan complex and Anush-khan bathhouses.
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Activities in Khiva:
- Visit ancient fortresses of Karakalpakstan.
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