Urgench city is a center of Khorezm region. In its territory there is located Khiva – a magnificent monument of east architecture of the Middle Ages which, despite of its solid age, kept greatness and protogenic beauty. Tourists from all over the world aspire to admire this ancient city of the East. And they get to surprising city through its air gate –Urgench airport.
The airport within the city is located and connected to Khiva by unique trolleybus line in extent of 35 kilometers.
Urgench airport is international, it has capacity to accept any types of planes and daily serves flights from Tashkent, St. Petersburg, Moscow and other cities of the world. Capacity of air terminal is – 300 passengers per hour.
In a building of the airport there are spacious comfortable waiting rooms, cafe, bars, currency change office, first-aid post, also gift shop. It corresponds to the most strict international standards quality of a land and onboard food. And in preparation of dishes of cook there used Khorezm east spices.
Thanks to modern equipment and technologies of passengers service to a minimum carrying out all necessary formalities is limited.
Only ten kilometers separate Urgench airport from main sight of Khiva – sites of ancient settlement Ichan - Kala. To reach city centre from the airport is possible by trolleybuses, buses, minibuses and taxi.