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Khujand Fortress

Tamburi St. 4, Khujand 735700, Tajikistan
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We visited the Khujand Fortress during our time in the city last summer. It’s another... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
JGDynamo
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New Brunswick, Canada
Landmark!

This is city landmark, can't miss. It's a nice city wall/fortress, but was rebuilt. Not sure if you... read more

Reviewed 29 November 2017
Geminican
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San Jose
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good45%
  • Average21%
  • Poor8%
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29 Nov 2017
“Landmark!”
20 Nov 2017
“Modern recreation of fortress”
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Tamburi St. 4, Khujand 735700, Tajikistan
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We visited the Khujand Fortress during our time in the city last summer. It’s another recreated-renovated-reconstructed fortress in Tajikistan which is fine as sometimes when things are left and forgotten for years they tend to break down. Nothing to really marvel at with this one...More

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Reviewed 29 November 2017

This is city landmark, can't miss. It's a nice city wall/fortress, but was rebuilt. Not sure if you can go up to walk on it, but I don't think it's necessary. Taking pictures from outside and along the way should be sufficient. There is a...More

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Reviewed 20 November 2017

I was told that the fortress is a modern recreation of the original fortress in the same spot. It now houses a museum giving the history of Khujand and the people of this area of Tajikistan. The outside is impressive, and looks brand new (because...More

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Reviewed 2 October 2017

This wa a bit of a disappointment as the only bits of the original fortress were less than interesting. Most of it has been rebuilt

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Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

There are two museums and access to the ramparts. I paid 20 somoni for one of the museums and the ramparts. The museum is all in Russian/Tajik, some interesting photos and a model though. Ramparts give you no view worth climbing or paying for, better...More

1  Thank S H
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Reviewed 29 April 2016

The Tajiks are trying to restore this fortress. You´ll see a lot of half-employed persons lounging about. The views are decent, but there isn´t much to see. You can walk around for an hour max.

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Reviewed 5 January 2016

This was an interesting central asian fortress to visit. It is a good example of the fortifications in the area.

2  Thank jbg74
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