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Elegantly silent

As the hoards of tourists flock to the Gur Emir mausoleum, by passing this one, so elegant in its... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2018
BaghdadSuzanne
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Brussels, Belgium
Good

Carefully examine in section of the site carefully as there is a lot amazing work being done. It... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2017
tamimolime
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Sydney, Australia
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30 Sep 2018
“Elegantly silent”
21 Sep 2017
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Registan Sq., Samarkand 140164, Uzbekistan
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Reviewed 1 October 2018

As the hoards of tourists flock to the Gur Emir mausoleum, by passing this one, so elegant in its simplicity and one of the oldest monument in the city, it's a pleasure to admire its construction although it was renovated in the 90s. Inside are...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank BaghdadSuzanne
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Carefully examine in section of the site carefully as there is a lot amazing work being done. It also gives the information about the religions and thoughts of ancient time

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank tamimolime
Reviewed 25 May 2017

I was surprised at how interesting I found this place Worth a visit absolutely. Interesting interior.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Kris P
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Nice from outside. Totally sufficient to walk around the building when passing around. Not worth the entry!

Date of experience: April 2017
2  Thank jr87traveller
Reviewed 7 June 2016

Beautiful dome. It's a nice place to sit quietly and pray (even if you aren't Muslim) because they have a bunch of chairs. There's a caretaker inside who might ask for some money

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank MamboMumbai
Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

It is okay to view the building from the outside as not much more can be seen inside. We were just passing by and taking a look at the exterior of the building when a 'friendly lady' invited us to take a look inside. No...More

Date of experience: May 2016
3  Thank Maarten v
Reviewed 20 March 2016

This Mausoleum, with a 9000 som entrance, has nothing to offer unless you want to pray. You can just take a pix from the outside and move on to Gur-i-Emir.

Date of experience: March 2016
2  Thank msagar
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