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Awesome point of art and architecture. Definitely a must visit in Bukhara. In the evening when the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Awesome mosque - both as a structure and a place of worship......

Dating back to the 15th Century this mosque is simply awe inspiring. The mosque has a massive... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Awesome point of art and architecture. Definitely a must visit in Bukhara. In the evening when the lights are on it is very pleasant for the eyes.

Thank SubhadeepD42
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dating back to the 15th Century this mosque is simply awe inspiring. The mosque has a massive courtyard sourrounded by pillar domed galleries and a boxlike structure with dome opposite the entrance. Entrance is permitted without any of the "restrictions" found in most other countries...More

Thank Me_n_my_rucksack
Reviewed 12 October 2018

The Mosque, as most of the buildings in Bukhara's city center, is a good example of the effort of Uzbekistan to get more visitors to see the country and its many attractions. They are restoring their monuments with great speed. This one is done very...More

3  Thank Berichthier214
Reviewed 9 October 2018

Next to the ionic minaret, this mosque has an imposing well decorated façade. Through the gate is a large courtyard with one tree. One small area is reserved for prayer. Along the edges of the courtyard are sellers of various items for tourists. Be sure...More

Thank OneAddictedTraveler
Reviewed 5 October 2018

This place is just amazing inside and I loved the only tree there. There were lots of shops selling great stuff inside as well. Lots of photo oppertunities

Thank Peter R
Reviewed 17 September 2018

Apposite Miri Arab Madrasah which is still used so you cannot get in but POI Kalyan is open to visitors.

Thank Funda
Reviewed 22 August 2018

The Poi Kalyon square is the star in the Bukhara sapphire and the visual high point (both literal and metaphorical) of the city's skyline. The name, that means "at the foot of the Great" is derived from its place at the foot of the Minaret...More

Thank Adele M
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

This beautiful mosque in the best complex is Bukhara is a great oasis of beauty and tranquility with great details and architectural details inside. Fantastic

Thank rickyspa1
Reviewed 14 June 2018

It was the most important attraction in Bukhara. Although it has more than 1400 years of history, buildings were still well maintained and in use nowadays. Besides, it could be very amazing in the early morning late evening for people to see the sun rise...More

1  Thank Wilfred P
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

The tree grown in the middle of its courtyard and the Minaret of Kaylan just outside its perimeter are only two of the singular details related to this old mosque. Enjoy Your sunset here and remember all the shades You'll be able to get.

Thank Davide T
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