Bukhara is the pearl of the East, one of the oldest and most beautiful cities in Uzbekistan. This city contains many secrets and legends. And no wonder, because he is already over 2,500 years old.

The history of Bukhara is very interesting and fascinating. According to one of the legends, this city appeared thanks to Prince Siyavushu, who erected the fortress of Ark. This fortress will later play the role of the center of the city, in which the rulers lived with their numerous retinue. The city itself, Shahristan, was located outside the fortress of the Arch. Bukhara also served as a huge trading point through which the Great Silk Road ran.

Bukhara

The city of Bukhara simply captivates visitors with its eastern beauty. It consists of two parts: the old and the new city. Once in the old part, you will certainly appreciate the majesty of its buildings and the originality of ancient architecture. From a distance can be seen blue domes, and mosques and minarets majestically rise above the whole city. Many monuments, thanks to the efforts of the people living here, still retain their original appearance. Walking along the streets of the old city, you can see a lot of old houses, from which “blows” history and mysteries. It seems that if you lean against their walls, you can hear voices from the past that can tell a lot of interesting things.

Bukhara is the concentration of unique sights. The ancient monuments and buildings located here are known throughout the world from the photo of Bukhara. Many of them are under the auspices of UNESCO. Under the sky of Bukhara there is the fortress of Ark, the ensemble of Poi – Kalyan, the architectural complex Lyabi – Khauz, the Mausoleum of Ismail Samani, the palace of Sitorai Mohi – Khosa, the complex Bahauddin Naqshbandiy. And these are only some examples of ancient architecture, which testify to the high level of architectural skill of our ancestors.

Bukhara land can rightly be proud of its famous creators in various fields of science. To outstanding people who created at different times on the territory of the Bukhara oasis, one can include the scientist – encyclopedist Abu Ali Ibn Sino, more known in the West as Avicenna, the scientist and poet Omar Khayyam, the mathematician Abu Rayhon Beruniy, the great Sufi Bakhouddin Naqshbandiy and many others.

The sacred Bukhara became the center of the Renaissance in the East in the 10th-11th centuries. It was then that the great scientists of Bukhara managed to make their first discoveries, thanks to which the scientific thought of the East of that time went far ahead of the West.

Always mysterious and beautiful Bukhara is always happy to open doors for all guests from all over the world. Having chosen for yourself a holiday in Uzbekistan and a tour to Uzbekistan with Happytravel you are sure to visit this wonderful city, do not miss the opportunity to get in touch with the rich and mysterious past of this eastern city.

History

Bukhara is the pearl of the East, one of the oldest and most beautiful cities in Uzbekistan. This city contains many secrets and legends. And no wonder, because he is already over 2,500 years old.

The history of Bukhara is very interesting and fascinating. According to one of the legends, this city appeared thanks to Prince Siyavushu, who erected the fortress of Ark. This fortress will later play the role of the center of the city, in which the rulers lived with their numerous retinue. The city itself, Shahristan, was located outside the fortress of the Arch. Bukhara also served as a huge trading point through which the Great Silk Road ran.

Bukhara

The city of Bukhara simply captivates visitors with its eastern beauty. It consists of two parts: the old and the new city. Once in the old part, you will certainly appreciate the majesty of its buildings and the originality of ancient architecture. From a distance can be seen blue domes, and mosques and minarets majestically rise above the whole city. Many monuments, thanks to the efforts of the people living here, still retain their original appearance. Walking along the streets of the old city, you can see a lot of old houses, from which “blows” history and mysteries. It seems that if you lean against their walls, you can hear voices from the past that can tell a lot of interesting things.

Bukhara is the concentration of unique sights. The ancient monuments and buildings located here are known throughout the world from the photo of Bukhara. Many of them are under the auspices of UNESCO. Under the sky of Bukhara there is the fortress of Ark, the ensemble of Poi – Kalyan, the architectural complex Lyabi – Khauz, the Mausoleum of Ismail Samani, the palace of Sitorai Mohi – Khosa, the complex Bahauddin Naqshbandiy. And these are only some examples of ancient architecture, which testify to the high level of architectural skill of our ancestors.

Bukhara land can rightly be proud of its famous creators in various fields of science. To outstanding people who created at different times on the territory of the Bukhara oasis, one can include the scientist – encyclopedist Abu Ali Ibn Sino, more known in the West as Avicenna, the scientist and poet Omar Khayyam, the mathematician Abu Rayhon Beruniy, the great Sufi Bakhouddin Naqshbandiy and many others.

The sacred Bukhara became the center of the Renaissance in the East in the 10th-11th centuries. It was then that the great scientists of Bukhara managed to make their first discoveries, thanks to which the scientific thought of the East of that time went far ahead of the West.

Always mysterious and beautiful Bukhara is always happy to open doors for all guests from all over the world. Having chosen for yourself a holiday in Uzbekistan and a tour to Uzbekistan with Happytravel you are sure to visit this wonderful city, do not miss the opportunity to get in touch with the rich and mysterious past of this eastern city.

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