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Restoration works are ongoing. You can sneak in and visit the roof without admission fee at the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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However less impressive and somewhat isolated from the haunting old city of Bukhara and its lively... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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“four minarets” (15 reviews)
“tucked away” (6 reviews)
Khodja Nurobobod Street, Bukhara, Uzbekistan
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Restoration works are ongoing. You can sneak in and visit the roof without admission fee at the time of this writing.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 5 days ago

However less impressive and somewhat isolated from the haunting old city of Bukhara and its lively fabric

Thank anonymus688
Reviewed 1 week ago

The monument is idden in small streets of Bukhara and you need to walk a little for arriving to this place. But when you arrive you will immediately understand that this small walk was worth for visiting it.

Thank Beeckk7888
Reviewed 1 week ago

Four "minarets" and an entrance - and that's it. Really funny and refreshing if you are getting fed up with a constant round of mosques, madrassahs and mausoleums

Thank SallyJ21
Reviewed 1 week ago

Located some walking distance from the main sights of Bukhara, hardly anybody comes here during the bright daylight. Beautiful an very special place. The surrounding trees and plants provide perfect shade for some relaxation.

Thank Paspy7711
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nostalgia made us visit. With Hyderabad's Charminar is mind, we went looking for Bukhara's Chor Minar through winding lanes off the main street. Actually quite a pretty sight. Neither as iconic or ornamental as its Hyderabadi namesake, its still worth a visit. A flight of...More

Thank MakCha
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This madrasa built in 1807 is a copy of the char minar in Hyderabad, India. Not very busy when we went. Lonely planet thought it good enough to feature this monument on the cover of the Central Asia book. Interesting curio shop opposite this monument.

Thank Ozland_27
Reviewed 16 June 2017

We didn't take a tour of Bukhara, which if I go back I think I would to learn more about each structure, but we enjoyed walking around and seeing the incredible feats of architecture.

Thank Africache
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Although tucked away, the walk to Chor-Minor leads you to a beautiful building of 4 minarets built in 1806 (so relatively new). There is a shop inside, as with a lot of buildings, and you can climb up to the roof for views. There is...More

Thank lawm
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Almost an iconic picture of Bukhara it is very symmetrical and beautiful to see. Hard to find and I'm not sure I could see it again without a guide! Interior is said to be a carpet museum or store, but it was closed during our...More

Thank AikenBill
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