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Trading Domes

Mekhtar Anbar St, Bukhara, Uzbekistan
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Caravan Serai Flavor

The trading domes are Caravan Serai like building, full of middle eastern flavor, or ancient silk... read more

Reviewed December 20, 2017
Geminican
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San Jose
place for shopping

I loved walking in the domes and checking out the shops. Besides the usual tourist trinkets. This... read more

Reviewed November 18, 2017
TheTravelPirate
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Rochester, New York
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“silk road” (6 reviews)
“buy carpets” (2 reviews)
“silk scarves” (2 reviews)
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Mekhtar Anbar St, Bukhara, Uzbekistan
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"bazaar"
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Reviewed December 20, 2017

The trading domes are Caravan Serai like building, full of middle eastern flavor, or ancient silk road flavor. A good photo opportunity. Inside, just full of souvenir shops.

Thank Geminican
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Reviewed November 18, 2017

I loved walking in the domes and checking out the shops. Besides the usual tourist trinkets. This is a good place to buy carpets as well as miniature paintings that are famous here

1  Thank TheTravelPirate
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Reviewed November 11, 2017 via mobile

The trading domes are the most unique and worthwhile part of Bhukara, even though it’s all tourist shops. Even so, most of the stuff they sell are made locally. We found a shop right at the entrance of one trading dome where they guy was...More

2  Thank wvzjxq
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Reviewed October 1, 2017 via mobile

Everything you could want as a souvenir is here. The prices are negotiable and reasonable. The quality of the products is high, on the whole.

Thank osimatrons
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Reviewed September 26, 2017 via mobile

Sept-17 and building work ongoing in the far dome (closest to Poi Kalyon) but didn't seem to matter as you just step over the bricks etc. All good natured. Very interesting to wander through and little hassle from the traders which was appreciated and very...More

Thank AHZambia
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Reviewed August 11, 2017

The trading centers of Bukhara can easily be recognized with multiple domes in the center of the old city. They are nice for walking and enjoying the colorful craft products. The products seem quite expensive compared to the other small shops or workshops of the...More

Thank Centasia
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Reviewed July 11, 2017

This in my opinion is what put Bukhara on the map! The caravans needed a bazaar to see their goods. There was a 'toki' ( a domed bazaar) for each type of goods, jewellery, money changers, head wear sellers. Today you have various good being...More

Thank Ozland_27
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Reviewed May 12, 2017

Typical place for tourist shopping. Offered goods vary in quality and prices, bargain is a must. But also good place to see the beginning of the modern malls...

1  Thank Darek_Wohun
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Reviewed May 4, 2017

The Trading Domes are a mixture of shopping spaces for locals and souvenir stands for tourists.There are stands selling decorative scissors( you can see them being made) as well as pottery, rugs, tee shirts ,scarves and ikat woven clothing.

1  Thank _lfenton_2001
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Reviewed April 29, 2017

The Trading domes of Bukhara give you a real sense of Silk Road trading my favourite is the Tim Allakhram where carpets and silk have been trading for 500 years and are still traded today you walk through the trading Domes to the main attractions...More

Thank fieldarcher
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