We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers: Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All reviews tallest building beautiful area call to prayer old city central asia great photos awe inspiring surrounding buildings main mosque wonderful structure silk road lit up at night ancient times lots of history well worth the visit minaret tower
This mosque and minaret are well worth the visit, although it's hard to visit Bukhara and miss them. We didn't go up the minaret (not sure if it's possible or not) but the mosque is lovely inside and very peaceful.
One of the highest Minarets in Uzbekistan. It is very impressive in its design, which is based on structured decorations in the minaret and less on the use of colorful tiles like the other Minarets. Massive construction.
Even more beautiful when lit at night. A...More
My favorite story was that Ghengis Khan was so impressed that he left it standing when he decimated everything else around it. The square containing the minaret, madrassa, and mosque are the highlight of Bukhara. Near the Ark, easy walk. But Ark is kind of...More
Impressive minaret with a plethora of different brick work. Must visit both during day and night (tower is lit up at night). On a Saturday night you might catch a traditional/ modern folk show in the square in front of the palace, worth a visit!