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Central Bazaar, Samarkand

(4.5/5 based on 110+ reviews on the web)
Browse the vibrant stalls of Central Bazaar, Samarkand's lively traditional marketplace. Vivid colors dominate the spacious bazaar area, with rows of aromatic local spices, varieties of cheese, and dried fruit stacked on the stalls, waiting to be sampled. You can practice your bargaining skills with the friendly vendors as you stock up on delicacies, or hang out with a refreshing tea drink and take in the busy atmosphere. Find charming souvenirs and gifts, or try freshly baked naan and delicious local desserts. See Central Bazaar and all Samarkand has to offer by arranging your trip with our Samarkand travel itinerary planner.
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  • Good experience to walk in crowdy market. Possible to see a lot of interesting things, such as dry fruits, vegetables, fruits and etc. which is grown by local farmers 
  • Strolling through this bazaar takes you about 30 minutes and will give you a great experience and lasting memory. Buy some sweets or raisins to take home. 
  • Full of local flare an flavor. The locals go here. Watch your pockets so the do not get picked Try the dried fruit. Very good 
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  • You can find almost everything here spices, breads, Juices, fruits, meat, dry fruits , lady vendors in traditional uzbek dresses are delight to watch. Must visit while in Samarkand to experience Uzbek culture.
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  • Central Asian bread is for sale in the Siob Bazaar at Samarkand, Uzbekistan.
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  • Shop. Shop clean and everyone was friendly. I didn't know the words, but I didn't totally embarrass each other in Smartphone.
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