1000 Wonders of the World!
Shakhrisyabz Old Town
CC BY-SA 2.5 | Author: Alaexis | Full Size Picture

Shakhrisyabz Old Town

Rank: 1001 UNESCO
Wonder Type: Cultural
Country: Uzbekistan
The historic centre of Shakhrisyabz contains a collection of exceptional monuments and ancient quarters which bear witness to the city's secular development, and particularly to the period of its apogee, under the rule of Amir Temur and the Temurids, in the 15th-16th century.
This article uses material from UNESCO World Heritage List article "Shakhrisyabz Old Town", which is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike 3.0 IGO License.