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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  • Registan Square is a visiting card of Samarkand and the whole Central Asia. Recognizable at once. Imprinted on most souvenirs. Three madrasahs form the main architectural ensemble of the square. Beautiful place. A must visit.
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  • Many buildings beautiful to visit, friendly dealers, good choices and one of the invest places in Usbekistan.  more »
  • My friends and I visited Samarkand with a savage and at the station came across this guide. Fazil the born narrator very nicely and informative told showed and advised. Drove around the city on his car very clean can even be said as new. The whole excursion was so beautifully described as if to tell a fairy tale with illustrations, reread a lot of poems by heart I am delighted to have more such professionals of the business! PS. Did not leave us hungry at our request advised and brought to lunch in a traditional restaurant and in the evening took another institution more entertaining type.
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  • The most iconic architectural structure of Central Asia. A must see in Uzbekistan and central Asia. The outside is really marvelous, huge and impressive. The inside is also spectacular with different kinds of colourful walls. Entrance fees for foreigners is 40000 UZS and for locals only 3000 UZS. Must visit. Highly recommended.
  • This is THE spot to see during any visit to Uzbekistan. The history and the architecture are simply mesmerizing. This is truly a postcard location. Allow at least a couple of hours to enjoy the entirety of this beautiful place.
  • Wow, I was so excited for this place. Great architecture design and decorated.
  • Stunningly beautiful. What a mega structure, AND such detail. Very very impressive.
  • There is hardly any need to describe the most iconic architectural ensemble of Central Asia. Being recently extensively renovated the Registan Square is without doubt the most spectacular urban space in the city. Usually, there is a laser show worthy to visít.
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