The Ayaz Kala Desert Fortresses: Spectacular Silk Road Ruins

May 18, 2020 - General
Smaller Ayaz Kala ruins. (bbsferrari /Adobe Stock)

Ayaz Kala in is most famous for its mudbrick fortresses; desert ruins echoing tales of the Silk Road. Today, three sets of ruins still stand in remembrance of the days when they served as a defense from nomadic raiders looking to plunder the riches of merchants and provided refuge for local populations.


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