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The most impressive complex in Uzbekistan

Without a doubt one of the most impressive places (if not the place) in Uzbekistan. The colorful... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Gad N
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Israel
Amazing

Registan is one of the most amazing monument in the city. It has an amazing story. It would be... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
OnurGRG
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Istanbul, Turkey
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The centerpiece of the city is one of the most important monuments of Islamic arts.
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Without a doubt one of the most impressive places (if not the place) in Uzbekistan. The colorful and that adorn the madrasas and minarets as well as the size of the complex create a spectacular site. The place is lit at night and impressive then,...More

Thank Gad N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Registan is one of the most amazing monument in the city. It has an amazing story. It would be better if they remove all shops inside the monument and locate them somewhere arround it. And instead these shops placing some other things related with its...More

Thank OnurGRG
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You have to spend lots of time here just wandering around and taking in all the fabulous sites and market places that are close by.

Thank Peter R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Should be seen from outside both in the morning and at night. Lights beautifully at around 8pm with simple nice light show that goes on a couple of minutes. Many shops inside, but generally Bukhara is better for shopping (don't forget to haggle real real...More

Thank Jennifer A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The buildings here are all replicas of the originals. There are some pictures showing what they looked like before reconstruction. Even so, they are impressive examples of 14th Century art and architecture. The interiors are now occupied by shops and craftsmen. The quality of some...More

Thank OneAddictedTraveler
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visit to Registan is must I guess if you are visiting Uzbekistan. It offered a sight seeing, photo of as well as shopping opportunity. It used to be a big madarsa. Now tourist visit it and in the open spaces you will find a lot...More

Thank rggg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Make sure that you visit the place as many times as possible during your stay in Samarkand. The light and atmosphere can be quite different. Worth exploring the surroundings too. Such a marvel !

Thank frankie27
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not much to add to previous reviews. However, I would highly advise that you visit in the early evening around 19.30 when the complex is lit up and there are very few - if any - visitors and then again early morning I.e. 07.30 when...More

Thank BaghdadSuzanne
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Entry ticket costing 30.000 som. You can use it multiple times that day. So at night you can walk also on the square. It's nice to walk around and sir down and look the people coming by.

Thank Koendeh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

From the very first view, you’ll be amazed and overwhelmed by the colour and splendour of the three medrassahs which partially surround this square. A trip up to the top of one of the minarets is recommended (although the views are limited). Strongly suggest a...More

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