The Wall of dam Kardzhali
The Wall of dam Kardzhali The dam wall is located around 1.5km from the last houses of Vazrozhdenci quarter of Kardzhali. It was built in the period 1957-1963 and is a unique for its time hollow arch-shaped construction. It is 103m high and 341m long. The dam lake is 20km long with volume of 532 millions m3. A water power plant is built under the wall with average yearly power output of 164 millions kWh. Note: It is suitable for tourism.
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