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A living complex next to the cemetery

With its beautifully decorated iwans, this is a serene oasis just outside the main hubbub of... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2018
BaghdadSuzanne
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Brussels, Belgium
Simply Serene

This delicately decorated mausoleum has a charm of it's own. Beautiful roofs, elaborately decorated... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2013
HINA W
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Islamabad, Pakistan
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30 Sep 2018
“A living complex next to the cemetery”
8 Jun 2018
“Less crowded place with beautiful atmosphere”
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Reviewed 1 October 2018

With its beautifully decorated iwans, this is a serene oasis just outside the main hubbub of Samarkand's centre. Easily walked, just follow the road from the Registan, it is well worth the 30 minutes to get there to also get an insight into 'real' Samarkand....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 9 June 2018

We sat down for some time at this beautiful place without the usual crowds. Nice place to rest in the shadow next to the pond and inhale the quiet atmosphere of this unique place. Don't miss to cross the street to explore the ruins of...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 18 September 2014 via mobile

This is another place to visit anyhow its in the tourist itinary so you will not miss.You need about half an hour so to visit.

Date of experience: September 2014
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Reviewed 23 July 2013

This delicately decorated mausoleum has a charm of it's own. Beautiful roofs, elaborately decorated pillars and a pool in the center can be seen here. this was the first place where the tigers were used on the door, much earlier than the Sher-Dor medressah.

Date of experience: August 2012
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Reviewed 14 July 2010

After the disappointment of the over-restored central Samarkand sites, this place on the outskirts is a great consolation. It is a functioning madrasah (Islamic seminary) with an assemblage of buildings dating from the 15th to 21st centuries (the modern ones tastefully blending with the ancient),...More

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