Timur's Registan in Samarkand - the Noblest Public Square in the World

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A History of cities in 50 buildings is a project by The Guardian, presenting each day a symbolic building of a symbolic city. Registan square in Samarkand was the choice for day 7. The Registan and other wonders of Timurid Samarkand – were the result of the coming together of craftsmen and builders from across the empire in the late 14th century. And they have also influenced distant buildings like Taj Mahal in Agra and Imam Mosque in Isfahan. Don't miss the chance to visit Samarkand and its beautiful Registan Square on either our group tour to Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan or our individual tours to Uzbekistan (read more here).

You can read The Guardian's article about Registan here.

 

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