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Chorsu Bazaar

Navoi St. 48 | Shayhan Taurski District, Tashkent, Uzbekistan
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Not for tourists

The bazaar was highly recommended by the hostel that we stayed in but really is more a place for... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Singapore, Singapore
via mobile
Lively and friendly market.

Definitely worth visiting with lots of good places to eat but can be overwhelming in the heat of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Peter s
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A large open-air market that is open daily and sells almost everything.
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“dry fruits” (22 reviews)
“big market” (4 reviews)
Navoi St. 48 | Shayhan Taurski District, Tashkent, Uzbekistan
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The bazaar was highly recommended by the hostel that we stayed in but really is more a place for those who live in Tashkent to buy their food and other needed items than for tourists to purview, there are some slightly touristy stalls but not...More

Thank Balmirals100
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Definitely worth visiting with lots of good places to eat but can be overwhelming in the heat of summer. Would go back and would recommend.

Thank Peter s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is not for beginners. Take good care of your belongings and bargain your way through the selection of foods and goods. Touting can be a bit annoying but nothing unusual. Scams are not uncommon but the experienced traveller has no problems identifying them. Maybe...More

Thank Paspy7711
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great local market where the people of Tashkent convene to either sell their wares or buy their groceries. The market is organized by the type of item being sold. There are separate sections for fruit, vegetables, meats, nuts, and then there is...More

Thank Randy H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I bought some good quality embroidered goods here (accompanied by a specialist) and enjoyed the hustle and bustle of the place at the same time. There was also a travelling performing circus group there when I visited - pulling cars and doing gymnastics

1  Thank Mishmash255
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

We shopped for all manner of nuts at the bazaars of Samarkand and Bukhara, but wished we'd done it all at Chorsu in Tashkent, where the prices we were able to haggle were the best, and the quality was just as good or better than...More

1  Thank Vaguerant
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Dirty, crowded, hot, stinky (in places), full of stuff you don't need - in other words a perfect Central Asian bazaar.

2  Thank Andrew S
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Big and nice orient Bazaar A lot of fruits and vegetables you can buy some nuts and dried fruits A large pavilion for meat and dairy products There is also a orient carpets area enjoy warning ! Beware of pickpockets :-)

1  Thank Henry H
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Depends what you are looking for, this can be interesting experience, but be ready for bit Chaotic and lot of people

1  Thank Ahsan I
Reviewed 25 June 2017

..... and quite difficult to negotiate. I have never seen quite so much cheap Chinese tat as the displays here, and could never quite find my way to anything that I might want to buy. Having said that, as an exercise is seeing life in...More

1  Thank MaxGlobetrotter
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31 December 2016|
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Response from Safa N | Reviewed this property |
it is usually open all days of the year.