Quadrangular Mardakan Fortress. Square Mardakan Castle In Baku, Azerbaijan

Mardakan Tower (square)

The Quadrangular Mardakan fortress or the Great Mardakan castle is one of the oldest and tallest fortresses of Absheron. The height of the tower is 22 meters, the height of the walls is 7 meters. The thickness is 2.1 meters below the…

Mardakan Round Tower. Mardakan Round Castle In Baku, Azerbaijan

Mardakan Tower (round)

The strongholds in the defensive system of the Apsheron peninsula, which were built at the same period near to each other, occupy a very important place in Mardakan village. The oldest of them is Mardakan tower / Mardakan castle, which…