The Ark of Bukhara is a massive fortress located in the city of Bukhara, Uzbekistan that was initially built and occupied around the 5th century AD. In addition to being a military structure, the Ark encompassed what was essentially a town that, during much of the fortress' history, was inhabited by the various royal courts that held sway over ...
Baland Mosque, which means the "upper mosque", is a historical mosque in the ancient city of Bukhara, Uzbekistan. Registered as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO along with the whole of the historic old town, this small mosque was built at the beginning of the 16th century in the southern part of the city.
Bolo Haouz Mosque is a historical mosque in Bukhara, Uzbekistan. Built in 1712, on the opposite side of the citadel of Ark in Registan district, it is inscribed in the UNESCO World Heritage Site list along with the other parts of the historic city.
Hotel Asia Khiva is one of the largest in Khiva and one of the hotels of Asia Hotels chain. Design and structure of the Hotel as well as its interior meet the up-to-date standards
Chashma-Ayub Mausoleum Chashma-Ayub Mausoleum is located near the Samani Mausoleum, in Bukhara, Uzbekistan. Its name means Job's well, due to the legend in which Job (Ayub) visited this place and made a well by striking the ground with his staff.
Chor Minor Hotel has a restaurant serving local cuisine. Other dining options are a 15-minute walk away. Bukhara-1 Train Station is 8.1 miles from the propeprty, and Bukhara Airport is 3.1 miles away.
Chor-Minor Madrassah is a 19th century charming and picturesque structure situated northeast from Lyab-i Hauz. The name means “four minarets” in Tajik, but this interesting little site with four towers was actually a gatehouse of a medressah.
Nekropolis Chor-Bakr Nekropolis «Chor-Bakr» (XVI-XVII centuries) is situated on the south-west from Bukhara, in the village Sumitan. “Chor-Bakr” means “Four brothers” but abroad it is called “The city of the Dead”.
Located in the heart of Bukhara, ... Devon Begi, Bukhara (Uzbekistan) Deals ... such as the 16-th century Nadir-Divan-Begi Madrasah, ...
Khanaka and madrassah of Nadir Divan-Beghi (1620) Khanaka was built first of Lyabi-Hauz ensemble. It was a place for staying and meditations of Sufis. This is a massive rectangular structure with cruciform hall under dome and hudjras in corners. The pool was built later. Nadir Divan-Beghi constructed caravanserai on its other side.
This Oriental-style hotel is set in the heart of Bukhara, just a 5-minute walk from Nodir-Divan-Begi Madrasa. Free Wi-Fi and a 24-hour reception are featured at New Moon Hotel. The bright, air-conditioned rooms offer warm-coloured interiors and traditional Uzbek décor.
House-Museum of Fayzulla Khodjaev, located in the old part of Bukhara, in Goziyon neighborhood, is the bright example of the architecture of the XIX century. Fayzulla Khodjaev Museum memorializes one of the eminent politicians of Uzbekistan, whose active work fell on the beginning of the XX century.
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Bukhara (Uzbek Latin: Buxoro; Uzbek Cyrillic: Бухоро) is a city in Uzbekistan.Bukhara is a city-museum, with about 140 architectural monuments. The nation's fifth-largest city, it had a population of 247,644 as of 31 August 2016. People have inhabited the region around Bukhara for at least five millennia, and the city has existed for half that time.
We know very little about the thirteenth century Djuma Mosque in Bukhara, for it has been rebuilt completely since the time of its original construction. In any case, it had a vast courtyard surrounded by galleries. However, the minaret which was built in 1127 A.D. and called the Kalyan (Great) Minaret, has survived.
Kalyan Mosque The Kalyan Mosque is one of the outstanding monuments of Bukhara, dating back to the fifteenth century. According to data from archaeological excavations, the original Karakhanid Djuma Mosque was destroyed by fire and dismantled, apparently at the time of the Mongolian invasion.
Khoja Gaukushan Ensemble is one of the largest ensembles in the center of Bukhara, including into UNESCO World Heritage. There used to be slaughter bulls before the construction of the ansemble, Gaukushon means "killing bulls".
Lyab-i Hauz (from Persian: لب حوض meaning: by the pond), or Lyab-i Khauz, is the name of the area surrounding one of the few remaining hauz (ponds) that have survived in the city of Bukhara. Until the Soviet period there were many such ponds, which were the city's principal source of water, but they were notorious for spreading disease and were mostly filled in during the 1920s and 1930s.
Magok-i-Attari Mosque is a historical mosque in Bukhara, Uzbekistan. It is forming a part of historical religious complex of Lyab-i Hauz. The mosque is located in the historical center of Bukhara, about 300 meters southwest of Po-i-Kalyan, 100 meters southwest of the Toqi Telpak Furushon trading dome and 100 meters east of Lyab-i Hauz.
Bukhara, Uzbekistan © Mapbox© OpenStreetMap contributors Deep in the old town is the tiny and decrepit Turki Jandi mausoleum, favoured for getting one’s prayers answered.
Bukhara UZ - Mir-i-Arab Madrasa 02 by Daniel Mennerich Via Flickr: The construction of Mir-i-Arab Madrasah (Miri Arab Madrasah) is credited to Sheikh Abdullah Yamani of Yemen. Also called Mir-i-Arab,...
Welcome to Museum of Metal Chasing in Bukhara. Here you will find information, view photos and read tourist reviews of Museum of Metal Chasing in Bukhara.
Welcome to Abdulaziz Khan Madrassah (Museum of Wood Carving Art) in Bukhara. Here you will find information, view photos and read tourist reviews of Abdulaziz Khan Madrassah (Museum of Wood Carving Art) in Bukhara.
Bukhara, Uzbekistan © Mapbox© OpenStreetMap contributors On the western side of the Lyabi-Hauz is the Nadir Divanbegi Khanaka, a Sufi cloister used for religious ceremonies, debates and instruction.
Nasreddin in Bukhara (Russian: Насреддин в Бухаре, translit. Nasreddin v Bukhare) is a 1943 Soviet comedy film directed by Yakov Protazanov, based on the novel by Leonid Solovyov Disturber of the Peace about Nasreddin.
Le palais d’été : Sitori-i-Mokhi Khosa (Boukhara, Ouzbékistan) by dalbera on Flickr. antique suzani, 19th c. in Bukhara museum, Uzbekistan
The architectural complex Po-i-Kalyan (also Poi Kalyan) is the central Bukhara tourist attraction located in the main Registan Square. Po-i-Kalyan, ‘the foot of the great’, consists of three structures built in the 12th - 16th centuries: Kalyan Minaret, Kalyan Mosque and Mir-i Arab Madrasah.
Bukhara has been one of the main centres of world civilisation from its early days in 6th century BCE. From the 6th century CE, Turkic speakers gradually moved in. Its architecture and archaeological sites form one of the pillars of Central Asian history and art. The region of Bukhara was a part of the Persian Empire for a long time.
The Samanid mausoleum is located in a park just outside the historic urban center of Bukhara, Uzbekistan.
The oldest part of the synagogue was known as "Kanisa Mulla Mani" that is, the synagogue named Mullah Mani - the so-called respectable Jew, who was foreman in the synagogue. The pond, hosted by Nadir Divan-Begi, now known under the name Labi-Hauz. Approximate date of construction - 1620.
The Cap Makers Bazaar is a typically domed bazaar straddling one of Bukhara's main street junctions. It contains several souvenir stalls that still sell the eponymous fur hats and skullcaps.
The Taqi-Zargaron, which dates from 16th century, is the largest of all existing ancient shopping malls in Bukhara. Taqi-Zargaron once accommodated 36 shops and ateliers with all inventory. Moreover, the bazaar was home to merchants of candles and aroma soaps that also were as expensive as jewelries.
Ulugbek Medressa is located in Bukhara. Plan to visit Ulugbek Medressa during your Bukhara vacation using our convenient Bukhara day trip planning app.
Ворота Талипач is a tourist attraction located in Bukhara, Uzbekistan
Zindan is located in Bukhara. Use our Bukhara trip itinerary planner to add Zindan and other attractions to your Bukhara vacation plans.