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Interesting but not a must see attraction!

It is also known as the "Seat of Might and Power." Ulug Bek built it as a mausoleum for his... read more

Reviewed October 8, 2016
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Interesting for lovers of history

Here you can visit the simple crypt in which Tamerlane wished to be burried. Instead his jade tomb... read more

Reviewed October 12, 2015
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Oct 7, 2016
“Interesting but not a must see attraction!”
Oct 12, 2015
“Interesting for lovers of history”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Jehangir Kuchasi, Shakhrisabz, Uzbekistan
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Reviewed October 8, 2016

It is also known as the "Seat of Might and Power." Ulug Bek built it as a mausoleum for his favorite son who was killed at age 22 in a fall from a horse.

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Reviewed October 12, 2015

Here you can visit the simple crypt in which Tamerlane wished to be burried. Instead his jade tomb is in a magnificent family mausoleum in Samarkand. Also the restored mausoleum of Jehangir, Tamerlan's son, is well worh visiting.

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Reviewed November 3, 2014

Located next to the Dor-At-Tilyavat mosque the necropolis was going to be the burial site for all the Timur family. Dor Us-Siyodat means "House of Power". Emir Timur is, in fact, interred in a sumptous mausoleum in Samarkand and only his eldest son and another...More

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Reviewed September 19, 2014

If you are here or going to or from Samarakand to Bukhara you can pay a visit.Old place as most of the places this is also partly rebuild. As this is part of history must visit.

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Reviewed September 12, 2014

We arrived at this mosque and tomb complex just after Friday prayers as a stream of men, including some old men in traditional dress, left. The mosque is simple and peaceful but not outstandingly beautiful. In Jehangir's tomb the frescoes are almost gone, with just...More

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Reviewed November 21, 2013

Dor us-Saodat Complex aroused after the death of the eldest son of Amir Temur – Djakhangir (1376), whose mausoleum has dome ceiling in the shape of a cone. In the past, both complexes formed a single complex and were part of the main Shahrisabz necropolis....More

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