Central Bazaar, Samarkand

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Browse the vibrant stalls of Central Bazaar, Samarkand's lively traditional marketplace. Vivid colors dominate the spacious bazaar area, with rows of aromatic local spices, varieties of cheese, and dried fruit stacked on the stalls, waiting to be sampled. You can practice your bargaining skills with the friendly vendors as you stock up on delicacies, or hang out with a refreshing tea drink and take in the busy atmosphere. Find charming souvenirs and gifts, or try freshly baked naan and delicious local desserts. To visit Central Bazaar on your trip to Samarkand, use our Samarkand online tour planner .
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  • This is a wonderful, ancient mainly agricultural bazaar. The offerings of vegetables, fruit, nuts, spices and breads are enormous. There are some local artisans where more permanent items can be purch...  more »
  • Samarkand local people come to buy spices and clothes in a really local market. The locals called it Siyob Market.
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