Tour to Nurata

Nurata Mountain Tour

Day tour to Nurata: Visit fortress of Alexander the Great, a unique underground water pipeline system connected with the name of Alexander the Great and Holy Chashma Spring. Enjoy a traditional lunch at a local guide Ruslan's home.

Duration: 1 day
Tour date: Flexible
Tour type:
Itinerary: Samarkand-Nurata-Samarkand
Language: English, Russian

Tour itinerary: 

07:00 Pick up from hotel and transfer to Nurata (190 km).
10:00 Arrive in Nurata. Meet with a local Guide Ruslan at the complex Chashma Spring and start the excursion. Go up to the hills to visit the remains of the fortress of Alexander the Great. A traditional lunch at Ruslan's home. Watch how Ruslan's family produces handmade Suzani. Visit the Kariz - The construction of Kariz is a unique underground water pipeline system near Nurata which is also connected with the name of the Alexander the Great.
17:00 Drive back to Samarkand.
20:00 Arrive in Samarkand. Transfer to the hotel.


Tour price


Type of vehicle Sedan car with a/c
(Chevrolet Lacetti 2016,
Chevrolet Cobalt 2016)
Minivan with a/c
(Hyundai Grand Starex 2016)
Recommended number of people 1-3 4-7
Samarkand-Nurata-Samarkand 150 USD in total 220 USD in total

Price includes
  • Transportation service during the tour
Optional services
  • Tour Guide services- 45 USD per group
  • A traditional Lunch at Ruslan's Home - 10 USD per person

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 Nurata Tour Photos

Complex Chashma Spring Alexander the Great's Fortress Fortress of Alexander the Great
Traditional lunch in Nurata Nurata - Kariz water system On the way to Nurata

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