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Tashkent General Information
Tashkent, the modern capital of Uzbekistan, the pearl of Central Asia, located on the historic Silk Road and preserving its historical texture and heritage today, invites you to an unforgettable discovery.
Tashkent Sights to See
The statue of Emir Timur (Tamerlane), a great commander and statesman admired by the whole world, and the Emir Timur museum with artifacts about the history of the region, the Palace of International Forums, one of the most magnificent buildings of the city, mosques and madrasas, and metro stations with each station built in different architecture are among the places worth seeing in Tashkent.
Tashkent Natural Beauties
You can hike in Ugam-Chatkal National Park, located near Tashkent, and enjoy the exquisite view of Lake Arashan. You can spend peaceful hours in the Japanese Garden, one of the most important recreational areas of Tashkent, and by the stream where fish and ducks live.
Tashkent Eating and Drinking
In Uzbek cuisine where meat and vegetables are blended with spices, you should definitely taste Uzbek pilaf, Uzbek dumpling, Uzbek soup (shurbo), lepyoshka, lagman; and drink green tea called gok chai with your meal.
You can buy spices, local clothes, and different souvenirs from the colorful street markets where you can find products unique to Uzbekistan; you can also shop on Saligokh Street where luxury clothing stores are located.