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Bukhara Region (Buxoro Region) (Uzbek: Buxoro viloyati/Бухоро вилояти) is a region of Uzbekistan located in the southwest of the country. The Kyzyl Kum desert takes up a large portion of its territory. It borders Turkmenistan, Navoiy Region, Qashqadaryo Region, a tiny bit of Xorazm Region, and the Karakalpakstan Republic. It covers an area of 39,400 km2. The population is estimated at 1,543,900 (end of 2009 data), with 71% living in rural areas. Buxoro Region is divided into 11 administrative districts. The capital is Buxoro (pop. est. 241,300 at the end of 2005). Other major towns include Alat, Karakul, Galaasiya, Gazli, Gijduvan (pop. 40,600 end of 2005), Kagan (pop. 53,500, end of 2005), Romitan, Shafirkan, and Vabkent. The climate is a typically arid continental climate. The old city of Bukhara is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, famous as a \living museum\ and a center for international tourism. There are numerous historical and architectural monuments in and around the city and adjacent districts. Buxoro Region has significant natural resources, especially natural gas, petroleum, graphite, bentonite, marble, sulfur, limestone, and raw materials for construction. The most developed industrial activities are oil refining, cotton ginning, textiles (including Uzbek ikat), and other light industry. Traditional Uzbek crafts such as gold embroidery, ceramics, and engraving have been revived. Bukhara Region is the center of karakul sheep breeding and production of karakul pelts in Uzbekistan.
Cities, towns & villages in Bukhara
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BukharaBukhara (Uzbek: Buxoro; Tajik: Бухоро; Persian: بخارا‎‎; Russian: Бухара), is one of the cities (viloyat) of Uzbekistan. Bukhara is a city-museum, with about 140 architectural monuments. The nation's fifth-largest city, it had a population as of 31 August 2016 of approximately 247,644. Humans have inhabited the region around Bukhara for at least five millennia, and the city has existed for half that time. Located on the Silk Road, the city has long served as a center of trade, scholarship, culture, and religion. UNESCO has listed the historic center of Bukhara (which contains numerous mosques and madrassas) as a World Heritage Site. Show Bukharaon the map
OlotOlot (Uzbek: Olot, Russian: Алат) is a town and seat of Olot District in Bukhara Region in Uzbekistan. The town population in 1989 year was 8857 people. The etymology of the name comes from the Turkic tribe Alat or Ala-at, also known in Arabic and Persian as Khalaj, and in Chinese as Boma, Hela, and Heloγ, all with a meaning \"piebald horse\". During the Middle Age, Alats played a prominent role in the history of southern Uzbekistan, Khorasan (Kalat), Persia and Afghanistan (Khalaj). Show Oloton the map
WobkentVobkent (Uzbek: Vobkent / Вобкент; Tajik: Вобкент; Russian: Вабкент) is a town in the Bukhara Region of Uzbekistan and the capital of Vabkent district. It is famous for a minaret constructed in 1196–1198, under the reign of Ala ad-Din Tekish. Vabkent is situated ca. 28 km from the city of Bukhara. The population of Vobkent in 2004 was 16.600. It has textile industry and poultry. Show Wobkenton the map
KogonKogon (Uzbek: Kogon, Когон; Tajik: Когон; Russian: Каган) is a town and seat of Kogon District in Bukhara Region in Uzbekistan.The town population in 1989 year was 48 054 people. The city has a railway station Bukhara-1, serving the city of Bukhara, which is located 12 km from Kogon. In 1990 construction of long-distance trolleybus line Bukhara - Kogon started, but later it was discontinued. Show Kogonon the map
Qorako’lQorako‘l also spelled as Karakul (Uzbek: قارەكول; Russian: Каракуль) is a town in the Bukhara Region of Uzbekistan. It is the capital of Qorako‘l District (Qorako‘l tumani). \"Qoraqo'l\" means \"black lake\" in Uzbek language.The town population in 1989 year was 16 650 people. Show Qorako’lon the map
GhijduwonG‘ijduvon (Uzbek: Gʻijduvon, Ғиждувон; Tajik: Гиждувон; Russian: Гиждуван) is a town in the Bukhara Region of Uzbekistan and the capital of G‘ijduvon District (tuman). Its population in 1970 was 16,000. Show Ghijduwonon the map
QorovulbozorQorovulbozor (Uzbek: Qorovulbozor, Russian: is a town and seat of Qorovulbozor District in Bukhara Region in Uzbekistan. The town population in 1989 year was 6448 people. Show Qorovulbozoron the map
ShofirkonShofirkon (Uzbek: Russian: Шафиркан) is a town and seat of Shofirkon District in Bukhara Region in Uzbekistan. The town population in 1989 year was 9594 people. Show Shofirkonon the map
GalaosiyoGalaosiyo (Uzbek: Galaosiyo, Russian: Галаасия) is a town and seat of Bukhara District in Bukhara Region in Uzbekistan. Show Galaosiyoon the map
RomitonRomitan (Uzbek: Russian: Ромитан) is a town and seat of Romitan District in Bukhara Region in Uzbekistan. The town population in 1989 year was 9636 people. Show Romitonon the map
Jondor{{#related:Jondor District}} Jondor (Uzbek: Russian: Жандар) is a town and seat of Jondor District in Bukhara Region in Uzbekistan. Show Jondoron the map
GazliGazli (Uzbek: Gazli / Газли) is a town in Bukhara Region, Uzbekistan. Show Gazlion the map
States, regions, administrative units in Bukhara
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Bukhara ProvinceBukhara Region (Buxoro Region) (Uzbek: Buxoro вилояти, تۇحارا ۋىلايەتى) is a region of Uzbekistan located in the southwest of the country. The Kyzyl Kum desert takes up a large portion of its territory. It borders Turkmenistan, Navoiy Region, Qashqadaryo Region, a small part of the Xorazm Region, and the Karakalpakstan Republic. It covers an area of 39,400 km2. The population is estimated at 1,543,900 (end of 2009 data), with 71% living in rural areas. The climate is a typically arid continental climate.Show on map
Jondor TumaniJondor District is a district of Bukhara Region in Uzbekistan. The capital lies at Jondor. Jondor district was found in 1937 on January 17. From 24 December 1962 it was part of Romitan and Bukhara districts. It was re-established on 9 January 1967. It is bordered by Olot and Qorako'l districts from south-west, with Bukhara, Romitan, Peshku districts from east and north-east. Its area is 5.17 thousand square kilometres. The population in 2001 was 123.7 thousand people. In Jondor district there is 1 city (Jondor) and 13 rural citizen's assemblies (Aleli, Dalmun, Lolo, Mirzayon, Navrobot, Oqshix, Po'loti, Samontiq, Romish, Sapatta, Xudonak, Xomin). Its center is Jondor town. In Jondor district there are 4 historical monuments: Mahmud Torobiy's grave, Varaxsha memorial, Shahri Islom fortress,@en .Show on map
Olot TumaniOlot District is a district of Bukhara Region in Uzbekistan. The capital lies at Olot. The etymology of the name comes from the Turkic tribe Alat or Ala-at, also known in Arabic and Persian as Khalaj, and in Chinese as Boma, Hela, and Heloγ, all with a meaning \"piebald horse\". During the Middle Age, Alats played a prominent role in the history of southern Uzbekistan, Khorasan (Kalat), Persia and Afghanistan (Khalaj).Show on map
AlatOlot District is a district of Bukhara Region in Uzbekistan. The capital lies at Olot. The etymology of the name comes from the Turkic tribe Alat or Ala-at, also known in Arabic and Persian as Khalaj, and in Chinese as Boma, Hela, and Heloγ, all with a meaning \"piebald horse\". During the Middle Age, Alats played a prominent role in the history of southern Uzbekistan, Khorasan (Kalat), Persia and Afghanistan (Khalaj).Show on map
Qorovulbozor TumaniQorovulbozor District is a district of Bukhara Region in Uzbekistan. The capital lies at Qorovulbozor.Show on map
Ghijduwon ShahriG‘ijduvon District is a district of Bukhara Region in Uzbekistan. The capital lies at G‘ijduvon.Show on map
Bukhoro TumaniBukhara District is a district of Bukhara Region in Uzbekistan. The capital lies at Galaosiyo.Show on map
Qorakŭl TumaniQorako‘l District (Uzbek: Qorako‘l тумани, قارەكول تۇمەنى) is a district of Bukhara Region in Uzbekistan. The capital lies at Qorako‘l.Show on map
Peshku TumaniPeshku District is a district of Bukhara Region in Uzbekistan. The capital lies at Yangibozor.Show on map
Romiton TumaniRomitan District is a district of Bukhara Region in Uzbekistan. The capital lies at Romitan.Show on map
Wobkent TumaniVobkent District is a district of Bukhara Region in Uzbekistan. The capital lies at Vobkent.Show on map
Kogon ShahriKogon District is a district of Bukhara Region in Uzbekistan. The capital lies at Kogon.Show on map