Sightseeing in Bukhara

Bolo-Khauz Complex

Bolo-Khauz Complex. In front of the Ark fortress, there is the Bolo Hauz complex with a mosque from the 18th century, a luxury aiwan decorated with wood columns…

Ismail Samani Mausoleum

Ismail Samani Mausoleum. The mausoleum was completed in 905, is the town's oldest Muslim monument and probably its sturdiest architecturally. Built for Ismail…

The Nadir Devan-Begi Khanaka

The Nadir Devan-Begi Khanaka The Nadir Devan-Begi Khanaka is one of the oldest and most beautiful medieval madrassahs of Bukhara. Here tourists and visitors…

Kalon Mosque

Kalon Mosque One of the most impressive monuments in Bukhara, the 12th-century Kalon Minaret can be climbed for fine views over the city. Next to it is the 16th-century Kalon…

The Ark citadel.

The Ark citadel. The spectacular-looking Ark, a royal town-within-a-town, is Bukhara’s oldest structure, occupied from the 5th century right up until 1920,…

Bukhara

Bukhara Bukharais the most complete example of a medieval city in Central Asia, with an urban fabric that has remained largely intact. Monuments of particular…