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Old Tashkent

Tashkent, Uzbekistan
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Experience is fairly good, friendly people. but full of trout's also. Use your wisdom and its easy... read more

Reviewed 26 June 2017
I like the Old CIty

Tashkent is a bit odd. Devastated by an earthquake in the early 20th century, the Soviets... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2017
Winnipeg, Canada
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“old city” (4 reviews)
“central asia” (2 reviews)
Tashkent, Uzbekistan
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Reviewed 26 June 2017

Experience is fairly good, friendly people. but full of trout's also. Use your wisdom and its easy to travel.

Thank Baid_Jain
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Tashkent is a bit odd. Devastated by an earthquake in the early 20th century, the Soviets remodelled much of the city using wide boulevards and large buildings. Since independence, other bits have been filled in with very large buildings, and there is a curious sense...More

Thank MaxGlobetrotter
Reviewed 21 September 2016

I always enjoy walking down the old streets of a city, it's there that you can feel it's soul. Old Tashkent is not an easy place to see given the architectural heritage and building style, which is mostly closed alleys, but I still enjoyed and...More

Thank slsilves
Reviewed 5 August 2016

The most striking thing thing is the cleanliness. Not a piece of paper or plastic on the streets.The houses are amazing from inside so try to peek through a partially open gate - the outside is just blank walls.

1  Thank mhalai
Reviewed 5 August 2016

Old Tashkent is almost ignored now as tourists are rushed to the new, modern and beautiful city. Samarkand has been completely revitalised and is much more attractive to tourists.

1  Thank VIVPAT
Reviewed 24 July 2016

We used to think that the old Muslim cities have a lot of attractions, shops and restaurants. Thus when we enter the old town in Tashkent we may be slightly disappointed. But this is how the old cities in Central Asia were looking a few...More

Thank MLMaj
Reviewed 25 May 2016

this was at the end of my leg of our journey, so i was tired and ready for home, the sites where great but i had seen so many great sights i was becoming blind to the amazing things i was witnessing, interesting question as...More

1  Thank garyje
Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

If passing through or at Chorsu and have the time them do wander around but don't have to make a journey just for it

Thank PavRao
Reviewed 27 April 2016

I wouldn't go out of my way to go and look at old Taskent but I would recommend staying there -- at the end of an alley behind a wall with a courtyard you do get the feeling of what it was. Like the Gulnara...More

1  Thank Rpark888
Reviewed 13 April 2016

The old town starts at the Chorsu Bazaar and Metro Station. The bazaar itself is worth seeing and the neighborhood around is interesting.

1  Thank Tianshansky
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