FORTRES MONYAK



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tourism type: cultural   hunting  

holiday in Kardjali
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It was built in XII-XIII century, its ruins are located in the Rhodope Mountains, a rocky peak called Sixth fortress (586 m), the slopes of which descend steeply to the river Arda - Dam Cold well (about 2 km south of Broad Field village, Kardzhali). There are part of the wall, 273 meters long, sometimes up to 5 m high, and some of osemstennata tower (height up to 3 meters). In the fortress there are two overhead water tank. In the highest part of the citadel remains visible, occupying an area of 350 sq m. Monyak is one of the largest castles in the mountain area in Bulgaria - 18 000 sq m.