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One of the best location to visit when in Bukhara. It is very interesting And beautiful places. Get... read more

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Beautiful. Meditative. Inspiring. Well worth visiting

This isn't in the inner city so you'll need a car to get there, but it's definitely one of the... read more

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Bukhara, Uzbekistan
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best location to visit when in Bukhara. It is very interesting And beautiful places. Get a guild to know more .

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed November 2, 2018

This isn't in the inner city so you'll need a car to get there, but it's definitely one of the must-see places in Bukhara. That said, I suspect that Naqsbandi himself (the Sufi dervish to whom this place is dedicated, and whose mausoleum is here)...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 9, 2018

This complex near Bukhara is the final resting place of the founder of the Sufi version of Islam. It is a pilgramage place for the devoted. The buildings are not highly decorated and don't compare with the grand ones in Bukhara but the gardens are...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 17, 2018

Peaceful place where people pray quietly. It is not a truism attraction but concidered to be a pilgrim. Easiest way to get there is a taxi ride from Bukhara which cost us 60,000 S around 6 GBP return and the driver waited an hour for...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed July 1, 2018

not much to see and little signage; if you read beforehand a little history of the saint, you will know enough to enjoy the place; I spent only 20 minutes here (without any shopping, which I didn't even consider); 30 minutes is plenty except for...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed March 3, 2018

Beautiful shrine of a great sufi leader, tranquil and serene, a place to sit and dwell. Recently restored to the standard it deserves. A jewel.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed December 14, 2017

The great theologian of the XIV century, founder of the Sufi Order "Naqshbandia" was buried 12 km from Bukhara in his native village of Kasri Orifon. Some time ago there was the pagan temple on the site of current tomb of Naqshbandi. He was the...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed November 10, 2017 via mobile

We were told that if a Muslim cannot afford to visit Mecca itself, then they can come to this place seven times, and it would be the same as going to Mecca once. Sounds like an ancient marketing campaign to get more tourists to Bhukara.

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed October 29, 2017

A pleasant walk through this sacred site. Many of the buildings are modern. Not as photogenic as other attractions of Bukhara

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Paul B
Reviewed August 12, 2017

Despite the somewhat rigid orientation of the Nakshband Tariqa, this is a very lively pilgrimage site offering a vivid experience' apart from its stunning beauty

Date of experience: August 2017
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