Opposite the Kalon mosque, its luminous blue domes in sharp contrast to the surrounding brown, is the working Mir-i-Arab Medressa....
When it was built by the Karakhanid ruler Arslan Khan in 1127, the Kalon Minaret was probably the tallest building in Central Asia –...
At the foot of the minaret, on the site of an earlier mosque destroyed by Chinggis Khan, is the 16th-century congregational Kalon...
Silk Road Spices
This boutique teahouse offers a delightful diversion from all that sightseeing. It has six spicy varieties of tea and coffee, served...
Hoja Nurabad ko'chasi · interesting places nearby
Chashmai Mirob information
It’s known more for its fabulous view of Mir-i-Arab than for its food, but you can still eat passably here, though you may be swamped by tour groups if you're unlucky. The menu is heavy on Russian classics and you can pre-order plov .