Urgut Market, Samarkand

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  • August 11, 2017
    The bazaar of Urgut can be added to your visits in Samarkand. Driving some forty kilometers bring you to a big bazaar which seems not have changed during the last years. You will enjoy the culture of ...  more »
  • May 25, 2017
    THIS is the place to get all your tapestries. However it is not easy to find. When they say go to the back of the market really it is BEHIND the main market. With the suzanis being sold out of trucks....  more »
  • May 23, 2017
    Not far from Samarkand, high in the hills next to the Tajik border, is the town of Urgut. It has one of the best rural markets in Uzbekistan and the people here have their own distinct culture.  more »

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