Registan, Samarkand

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In the heart of the ancient city lies Registan, a World Heritage-listed public square known for its distinctive Islamic architecture. Enveloped by grand madrassahs on three sides, the plaza has also hosted major social events through the ages. Examine the elaborate facade and unique decor of each school as you explore the restored square and all the traditionally built structures surrounding. Purchase an all-day ticket to enter the madrassahs, and tip the guards to climb the minarets for a panoramic view of the square. With our online itinerary creator, Samarkand attractions like Registan can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • If Samarkand is the name of Pearl of Central Asia c is partly thanks to this beautiful place. This place is the most photographed and located on the guides. But see it in real is magical. C is much more beautiful than I imagined m.
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  • If to you it's a misconception that we are and do, there is an urgent drive to Samarkand. Here you can feel Civilization! Her reasoning. Unique Beauty. Those accents that put people centuries ago. Do not refuse a good guide. They know what and where to look, what to look for, what to try and where to photograph:)!
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  • It's always wise square surrounded by three Medrese (Islamic Seminary), Samarkand, visit here first. Terrace to the South, overlooking the panoramic view of the square, taking pictures is the BEST location.
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  • Beautifully restored complex in the heart of Samarkand. The tile work is incredibly beautiful and intricate. People are friendly and welcoming.
  • Registan is an awesome and brilliant place to see, the only advise is visiting this place around evening then you can stay till the night and cheers these amazing place with lights ans stars ,
  • Yes! It really is that impressive! Come really early in the morning to enjoy a view of the registan when it's not so crowded. Or come at night to see it lit up in dark surroundings.
  • Great place to visit, so much history! And beautiful :)
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A major tourist destination, Samarkand offers a wide choice of accommodations, ranging from low-budget guesthouses and small family-run hotels, to business and luxury hotels. Most of the hotels concentrate in the downtown area near the main attractions, with mid-range accommodations in particular located near Bibi Khonyum Mosque. Most small private hotels are reasonably priced, offering traditional Uzbek hospitality, and even budget accommodations will likely feature ethnic design elements. A number of hostels offering basic facilities can be found throughout the city.
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