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Interesting, small is sometimes good

Well worth a visit, was being renovated when I visited but a few respectable words to the workers... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Antonyh1952
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Yarm, United Kingdom
On the front of the book;)

It's on the front of a well known guidebook! It was under restoration. Tip; walk there! Good shop... read more

Reviewed 11 January 2018
scmp79
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Ireland
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Khodja Nurobobod Street, Bukhara, Uzbekistan
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Well worth a visit, was being renovated when I visited but a few respectable words to the workers got me inside, Probable the smallest mosque in the city

Thank Antonyh1952
Reviewed 11 January 2018

It's on the front of a well known guidebook! It was under restoration. Tip; walk there! Good shop with soviet memorabilia next door.

Thank scmp79
Reviewed 6 January 2018

In an understated street, with only a few tourist shops, off Lyabi Hovuz is Chor Minor. Building with 4 blue topped domes. Apparently this is unusual in itself and allegedly represent 4 religions in Central Asia - because symbols are visible representing Christianity, Islam Bhuddism...More

1  Thank Paula110
Reviewed 20 December 2017

This mosque is very unique with four-domed roof. The mosque itself is small. You can climb to the rooftop for a better view, the stairs are narrow and steep, you must be really fit to do it.

Thank Geminican
Reviewed 16 December 2017

The towers of Chor Minor are not minarets. Three of them were used for storage, and one has a staircase leading to the top floor. All of them are topped by domes covered by blue ceramic tiles.

1  Thank Nirav D
Reviewed 18 November 2017

The Chor-Minor is an interesting madrasa with 4 minarets. Not sure I recall any madrasas worldwide with this many. They are rumored to represent 4 major religions and each are decorated differently

Thank TheTravelPirate
Reviewed 12 November 2017

its archiectual and historical beauty well preserved certainly all tourist should visit ,when visit Bukhara

Thank Keyur M
Reviewed 7 November 2017

A smaller yet still attractive little building away from the main attractions of Bukhara. Worth the effort.

Thank Des G
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Hidden in a residential area, this is a little gem in Bukhara. There is still some restauration work going on. There are a lot of souvenirshops nearby. Go there in the early morning!

Thank Klaas S
Reviewed 6 November 2017

The unusal 4 minerat mosque tell an uncommon chapter of history of how the architecture of the city has been influenced by cross continental cultures.

Thank Eric L
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