Kunya-Urgench, Kunya-Urgench

#4 of 9 in Historic Sites in Turkmenistan
Once a bustling municipality, Kunya-Urgench now stands deserted and full of ancient ruins just waiting to be explored. Located along the medieval Silk Road, the World Heritage Site peaked as a trading center between the 10th and 14th centuries. Explore the ancient city and uncover its hidden secrets, or head in to the museum to learn more about its fascinating and bloody history. Kunya-Urgench is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our custom trip planner, Kunya-Urgench Edition.
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  • Toilet toilet experience while in Turkmenistan, the worst was in the ticket's tullabeg Han mausoleum near. The devastation hesitate to write, so done at restaurants prior to strongly recommend it you want to. CTL g Timur minaret height of Central Asia and Trullo IL-Arslan mausoleum, caravanserais etc should be seen in the building one by one away, so no shade is intense heat out sufficiently. Most impressive is is very rare in the Islamic women's tullabeg Han mausoleum. Suitable for progressive later defended the science and incorporating elements of astronomy, the ceiling decorations are beautiful and interesting.
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  • Is a world heritage site, but is still improving developing around. It may be closer to the true self than Uzbekistan, repair and too hard. Be careful when you walk because almost no shade. It is visiting the local sights.
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  • Visiting the top of Turkmenistan and the Kunya-Urgench complex/municipality whatever you want to call it is an archaeologists dream with a mass of mausoleums, old town ruins, the tallest minaret in Ce...  more »

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