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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Madressa is still function so you may take picture from outside and also only from small part of inside. Visit it before lunch time.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank martinj386
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the most striking buildings in the Poi Kalon complex in Bukhara. Constructed in 1535 – 36, this is a must visit in Bukhara. The 2 luminous blue domes on either side of the entrance stand out . Tourists cannot enter the madrassa as...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Pravine
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A working madrasah with stunning blue tile domes and intricate tile work on the walls. This is a very impressive place and well worth a visit.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank TrevorMP
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Don’t miss when in Bukhara . It is beautiful and interesting place . Use a guild to tell you about the history !

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank 242amirs
Reviewed August 4, 2019 via mobile

This mosque is much better than Registan in Samarkand. It’s less crowded and cheaper, and feels far more authentic. If you go in the mid day heat there will be fewer people.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed June 27, 2019 via mobile

This is awesome. Very beautiful madrasah in heart of Bukhara. Old Persian architecture with 12 colors on the walls

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed June 19, 2019 via mobile

We couldn’t visit the inside, as it is still used tor teaching purposes (the entry was closed when we went there). But, the architecture is just marvelous and the blue domes stand out so perfectly. A great place to take photos. totally recommend it.

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank Cuca8219
Reviewed May 8, 2019

beautiful with the mosque and the minaret, there is only limited access to this madrassah, but worth trying to see more.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank asiavito
Reviewed May 4, 2019

It is impossible not to visit this great place.The design and the colors of the Madrasah are realy superb.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Philip84
Reviewed April 19, 2019 via mobile

Definitely a must see while your stay in buchara! Take a walk around and if you’re lucky and early enough, you’ll be the only one in front of the mosque!

Date of experience: March 2019
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