Gur-Emir Mausoleum

Gur-Emir Mausoleum

Gur-Emir Mausoleum Overview

Built-in the 15th Century Gur-Emir Mausoleum is a majestic complex and the most beautiful madrasah you will find during your SamarkandTours. This unique yard composition which was designed to teach nobility to children which you will come across on your Uzbekistan Tours. There is a khanaka with a central hall and cells – hudjras posited opposite the madrasah. Together these form the most stunning SamarkandAttractions.

Gur-Emir Mausoleum History

Built-in the 14th Century the Gur-Emir Mausoleumby Muhammad Sultan Tamerlane's grandson. Since the long periods of decline of Madrasah at the end of the 17th Century, the city lost its capital status and the mausoleum was also left in a state of ignorance. However, in the 1970s the restoration works of the interior of the Madrasah began and the mausoleum became the great SamarkandAttractionsthat it is today!

Gur-Emir Mausoleum
Gur-Emir Mausoleum
Gur-Emir Mausoleum

Gur-Emir Mausoleum Design and Architecture

The Gur-Emir Mausoleum’s courtyard is of 29.5 x 30.4 m dimensions. The building is known for the simplicity and sobre style of its construction. The azure fluted dome crowns this octahedral building. The Gur Emir Mausoleum In Samarkandwith its blue, light-blue and white tiles on its exterior walls is an embodiment of architectural designs in the city. On your Samarkand Tours, you will witness the brightly blue coloured dome with deep rosettes and white spots. The interior decorations are lavish and the prolific designs with the niche style of architecture that you will come across on your Uzbekistan Tours

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The best of Uzbekistan Travel Advice that EuroAsia Travels provides to the various Places To Visit In Samarkand or any other city in your day tours will help you make the best out of your trips to this beautiful country. Among the many Tourist Attractions in Samarkand this Mausoleum is the most stunning and can be arranged as part of your customized travel itinerary among other SamarkandSights Uzbekistan.

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