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Bukhara Destination Guide

Delve into Bukhara in Uzbekistan!

Bukhara in the region of Bukhara with it's 247,644 residents is a place located in Uzbekistan - some 272 mi (or 437 km) South-West of Tashkent, the country's capital.

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Local time in Bukhara is now 12:14 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Samarkand" with an UTC offset of 5 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Mazari Sharif, Balkh, Zagarakyash, Yukarykobdun, Uzbekon or Jizzakh. While being here, you might want to check out Yurunpayon, Yurun-Bolo, Udurgi, Tsyplan, Sheykhon and Bukhara as well. We discovered some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Videos

Bukhara - Uzbekistán World Heritage

03:53 min ( September 14, 2011 by calicatras)
Views: 1,937 - Rating: 5/5

Www.youtube.com Bukhara ciudad, imán que atrae a la mente historia y leyendas de la Ruta de la Seda. Una parte importante de la historia de la humanidad está ligada a este nombre. Bukhara se encuent...

Muslim praying in the Kalon Mosque Bukh...

01:08 min ( November 28, 2009 by jablona1984)
Views: 1,810 - Rating: 5/5

Muzułmanin modlący się w meczecie Kolon w Bucharze. Więcej na: taszkentczyk.blogspot.com


Bukhara - Bazar

00:32 min ( October 20, 2009 by sergipuche)
Views: 3,924 - Rating: 5/5

El bazar de los joyeros

Bukhara 2009

05:55 min ( October 12, 2009 by amoffoot)
Views: 1,951 - Rating: 4/5

Trip to Uzbekistan September 2009, see www.amoffoot.blogspot.com


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Interesting facts about this location

Lyab-i Hauz

Lyab-i Hauz, 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.

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Located at 39.77, 64.43 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Uzbekistan, Bukhara, Bukharan Jews

Buxoro Arena

Markaziy Stadium (Bukhoro) is a multi-use stadium in Bukhara, Uzbekistan. It is currently used mostly for football matches of FK Buxoro. {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:39.768544|64.425706|type:landmark_scale:3000|||||| |primary |name= }}

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Located at 39.77, 64.43 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Football venues in Uzbekistan

Po-i-Kalyan

The title Po-i-Kalyan (also Poi Kalyan), which means "The foot of the Great", belongs to the architectural complex located at the foot of the great Kalyan minaret in Bukhara, Uzbekistan.

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Located at 39.77, 64.43 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Bukhara, Mosques in Uzbekistan

Samanid Mausoleum

The Samanid mausoleum is located in the historical urban nucleus of the city of Bukhara, in a park laid out on the site of an ancient cemetery. This mausoleum, one of the most esteemed sights of Central Asian architecture, was built in the 9th (10th) century (between 892 and 943) as the resting-place of Ismail Samani - a powerful and influential amir of the Samanid dynasty, one of the Persian dynasty to rule in Central Asia, which held the city in the 9th and 10th centuries.

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Located at 39.77, 64.43 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Bukhara, Mausoleums in Uzbekistan, Samanids

Bukhara

Bukhara, from the Soghdian βuxārak ("lucky place"), is the capital of the Bukhara Province of Uzbekistan. The nation's fifth-largest city, it has a population of 263,400 (2009 census estimate). The region around Bukhara has been inhabited for at least five millennia, and the city has existed for half that time. Located on the Silk Road, the city has long been a center of trade, scholarship, culture, and religion.

More reading: Bukhara homepage
Located at 39.77, 64.43 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Aga Khan Award for Architecture winners, Bukhara, Bukharan Jews, Cities in Central Asia, Historic Jewish communities, Persian history, Populated places along the Silk Road, Populated places established in the 1st millennium BC, Populated places in Bukhara Province, World Heritage Sites in Uzbekistan