Turkmenistan Daşoguz Region

Köneürgench

Ancient city in Turkmenistan, a UNESCO World Heritage site, renowned for Islamic architecture and history as a capital of Khwarezm.

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Köneürgench is a historical site situated in the Daşoguz Region of Turkmenistan that has been recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in Asia. This ancient city's ruins bear witness to the region's consequential role in the medieval Islamic world's economic and cultural exchange. Visitors to this location will be taken on an exciting journey back in time and learn about the city's rich history and cultural heritage.

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  • World Heritage Sites in Asia

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    Across the vast, diverse continent of Asia, there are seemingly endless World Heritage Sites to explore. Visit the sparse atomic bomb dome in Hiroshima, or walk for hours along the towering Great Wall of China. From sprawling rustic temple grounds to ancient statues of civilizations past- here is a collection of some of the prominent World Heritage Sites in Asia.