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Chorsu Bazaar

48 Navoi St. | Shayhan Taurski District, Tashkent, Uzbekistan
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Fun introduction to Uzbekistan

A great place to explore. Lots of interesting booths with some things that will be immediately... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mark S
A supposed highlight

Very disappointing if you're looking for the typical souk/bazaar type environment. Downstairs are a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Katscamel
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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A large open-air market that is open daily and sells almost everything.
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“dry fruits” (22 reviews)
“bread” (10 reviews)
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48 Navoi St. | Shayhan Taurski District, Tashkent, Uzbekistan
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A great place to explore. Lots of interesting booths with some things that will be immediately familiar to Western travelers, and many things that will seem strange. It is also a great place to change money and strike up a conversation. We even watched a...More

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very disappointing if you're looking for the typical souk/bazaar type environment. Downstairs are a couple of touristy shops..a large biscuit/sweets/random things shop. Around the outside.... gold shops and 'made in china' rubbish. The only interesting part is the market upstairs with it fruit and vegetables...More

Thank Katscamel
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Actually went there twice. Interesting place and gives a real feel for life in Uzbekistan. There is a large covered open air restaurant where you can order food. It is a nice place to relax with good food and rub elbows with the locals. English...More

Thank Steve B
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Must visit place, crowded, dirty, loud and charming at once. You may buy cheap souvenirs, textile etc.

1  Thank AlexeyFilonenko
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

This market is clean and well sorted for meat, spices, nuts, vegetables, fruits etc, but there is nothing really special about it. Prices are the same as in all other markets

1  Thank Stefanhoku
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Wide, two-ways streets. Pompous, monumental architecture of the government buildings. Over-designed parks and squares. That is Tashkent (re-built after a terrible earthquake of 1966) shown to tourist. Go to Chorsu bazaar and see the real world of local people. Meats (horse included), spices, nuts and...More

1  Thank Romuald K
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Now this is a place to visit. From the horsemeat butchers and walk-in bakeries with their clay ovens, to the long aisles of dried fruit and spice stalls, from the expansive food courts to the silk clothing and carpet shops, it's well worth immersing yourself...More

1  Thank Phil G
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Okay so if it's your first market in Uzebkistan you will enjoy it but if you did it in Samarkand avoid this. It's the same. Spices, toys, carpets, handicrafts, bread, meat. It's amazing for the first timer and for people used to controlled markets abroad....More

1  Thank Roshan1970
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

All kind of breads, meats, vegetables and delicious street food. From samosa, dumplings -nd some other food I cannot remember name to shaslik. A must.

Thank SimplyDrapi
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

You can find here everything for every taste. There is a section for every food, every spice, every type of clothing, etc. There are many prepared food stalls, where you can have your shishlik, kebab or laghman meat-and noodle soup.

Thank Fane_Babanul
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akt552016
Whether Chorsu bazar will open on 1st January 2017.
31 December 2016|
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Response from Safa N | Reviewed this property |
it is usually open all days of the year.
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