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One of a kind

This is a small mausoleum, so don't expect too much, however, the level of the details is amazing... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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Amazing Brickwork

The only decoration here are the bricks which have been fashioned and cut in intricate detail to... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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M. Ashrafi Street, Bukhara, Uzbekistan
+7 947 253-64-89
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is a small mausoleum, so don't expect too much, however, the level of the details is amazing. There are patterns and symbols and meanings. All that for a rather modest fee, which you can avoid if you just look inside. But I would recommend...More

Thank aka_Pushkin
Reviewed 4 days ago

The only decoration here are the bricks which have been fashioned and cut in intricate detail to show texture , depth and even colour. It is a most exquisitely constructed work of art, pleasing both to the eye and to the Spirit.

Thank Egpos
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This small building is just great. each side of it is different and its interior is distinctive. I think it is worth a visit.

Thank Σοφια Κ
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Just out of the city wall, in a garden, a beautiful example of pre-Islamic art. Persian and Zohorostan art, well preserved and without renovation, unlike the main places in this country

Thank X9126NAmichelec
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

A simple old and architecturally and historically significant structure with beautiful decoration. Very worthwhile.

Thank sosthen
Reviewed 14 June 2018

Not a mosque this time, but a Mausoleum, well worth a visit, and regularly visited by locals to pray. This building is well maintained and set in the centre of a lovely park Free entry

Thank 368stephenn
Reviewed 14 May 2018

The Ismail Samanid Mausoleum in Bukhara is one of the most beautiful mausoleums we have ever seen. Not necessarily the flashiest by any means but for intricate beauty, “severely centric composition” which is so impressive and all set in a very peaceful surrounding. Inside the...More

Thank JGDynamo
Reviewed 3 May 2018

Best to have a guide or you are likely not to know what you are seeing. This place that is very small gets crowded so an early morning visit might be best.

Thank YpsilantiFoodie
Reviewed 27 April 2018

This was the first place we visited as we began our tour around Bukhara. This is the oldest building and has such beautiful and mesmerizing architecture. Must see ! It is good to have a guide all through the trip - so one learns more...More

1  Thank 123MmJj123
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

Park built in Soviet-era on a former cemetery named after a famous Russian statesman. Pros: -Plenty of pathways -Ismail Samanid Mausoleum - 1,000 years old. -Amusement rides - I enjoyed the big wheel and oculus rift VR. -Boating lake. -Metal handicraft played produced and for...More

1  Thank jonotennis
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