Ark Citadel

Ark Citadel

Ark Citadel Overview

The oldest standing monument in Bukhara is none other than Ark Citadel is said to have been constructed by the legendary Siyavush. This Ark previously served as an administrative center in the pre-historic times and now is the most visited place on Uzbekistan Tours. The Registan Square which is in front of the Ark is a great place to visit on your Bukhara Tours .

The Ark Citadel-Bakr & its Rich History

The Ark Citadelwhich goes back in time to the 3rd century B.C. and has undergone numerous constructions and destructions since then. The top of the Ark Citadel Of Bukhara was constructed by the last emirs of the city. After the 1920 fire mishap, most of the wooden framework structures were ruined yet two surviving buildings in the Ark stand tall to date. The strongest standing structures of the Bukhara Ark Citadelare the west-facing gates built-in the 18th Century which open in front of Registan Square.

Ark Citadel
Ark Citadel
Ark Citadel

Ark Citadel’s Design and Architecture

Posited in the northwest part of modern Bukhara the Ark Citadel is a big earth fortification construction. The external walls of the citadel extend up to 789,60m and the interior area is of 3,96 hectares. You can view the Ark from the Registan Square's top whose heights fluctuate from 16 to 20 meters on your Bukhara Tours.

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