Nekropolis Shahi-Zinda

Nekropolis Shahi-Zinda

Nekropolis Shahi-Zinda Overview

The distinctive Nekropolis Shahi-Zinda ensemble is posited near the Afrasiab settlement. Also called "Street cemetery" the building structures were built in the 1370-1449 years that you will encounter on your Uzbekistan Tours. When on your Samarkand Tours you can witness the building stretching out on both sides and the turquoise blue domes of the Nekropolis are the best part of Samarkand Attractions.

Nekropolis Shahi-Zinda History

The Shahi-Zinda Necropolis in Samarkand was built over the right years (from 11th till 19th Century) and comprises three groups of structures. They are lower, middle, and upper which are linked by four-arched domed passages also known as chartak. In the Nekropolis Shahi-Zinda, only the headstones or remnants of these structures stand now. There was a renovation of Shahi-Zinda Necropolis Uzbekistan that took place in the 16-19th century but it was a failed attempt to change it’s broad composition and look.

Nekropolis Shahi-Zinda
Nekropolis Shahi-Zinda
Nekropolis Shahi-Zinda

Nekropolis Shahi-Zinda Design and Architecture

The Nekropolis Shahi-Zinda is an enticing mix of different architectural styles and skillful craftsmanship. On your  Samarkand Tours, you will be visiting the final resting place of the nobles and royal class at the Shahi Zinda. The reason why this building is one of the best Samarkand Attractions is the beautiful structure of their square buildings and the blue domes. There is a portal with a  chamber and an entrance in each of these buildings which you will come across in Uzbekistan Tours.

Enjoy the Samarkand Attractions with EuroAsia Travels

EuroAsia Travels’ Uzbekistan Travel Advice is to travel during the peak seasons of Spring or Autumn to enjoy the best weather in the country. The Many Places To Visit In Samarkand can be completed in a day tour to Samarkand with our customized tour packages to all the major Tourist Attractions in Samarkand of your choice and our experienced Uzbekistan Travel Guide helping you throughout. The beautiful structures and architectural splendor of these Samarkand Sights are a sight to behold.

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