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Discover best metro stations and modernist architecture of Soviet period

Duration: 1h and 30min
Languages: English, Russian
Guru: Mirvohid
Registered on August 06, 2022

I'm a tour guide in Tashkent, My name is Waheed and I have been doing walking tours for the last 10 years. I really love this city, and I would like to show you why! We cover everything from the city’s history from the past to its present, fun facts, culture, nightlife, and its hidden gems. Join me and let’s discover Tashkent together If you would like to discover the city like a local, join me on one of my tours! I would be happy to guide you through this amazing city and show you everything that Tashkent to offer! My other big passion is art, I’m eager to show you the artistic side of the city and the best places and decorations

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  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

Tour by metro 
Today Tashkent is the modern capital of Uzbekistan, which practically has not preserved ancient landmarks as opposed to Samarkand, Khiva and Bukhara. But it has its own sights. One of them is the Tashkent Metro, the first underground transport in Central Asia.

Construction of the Tashkent metro began two years later after the destructive earthquake in 1966. Also the increase of population in the capital caused to the construction of rapid and comfortable public transport system. First line of metro opened in 1977 in honor of 60th anniversary of the USSR and connected the most populous district Chilanzar with the center of the city


If you like my tour then you can give 15 usd per person as suggested fee

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  • Meeting point:
    улица Махтумкули, 45, Tashkent, Uzbek...
    улица Махтумкули, 45, Tashkent, Uzbekistan
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    In front of Uzbekistan hotel Near stairs I will be holding yellow bag

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

(9 ratings)
4.22
By category
Professionalism
4.38
Fun
3.75
Expression
4.13
Quality
4.75
Route
4.5
Myriam 31 May 2024
Zürich

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Travelled alone - May 2024
Kann die Tour zu 100% weiterempfehlen. Die Geschichte der Metro in Tashkent ist sehr interessant und viele Stationen beeindrucken mit Ihren symbolträchtigen Kunstwerken an den Wänden. Auch die Architektur ist sehr spannend, näher zu betrachten. Mirhovid regt die Walker auch zum Nachdenken über die Kulturen und Werte an.
Chantal 18 May 2024
Berlin

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Travelled in couple - May 2024
Mirovoid knows very well is subject but he is not dynamic and not entoudiastic. He talks a lot and always at the same voice level. He didn't interact with us (we were only 3), didn't even say his name or asked were we're from. He also changed the subject of the tour and we learned it only when we arrive.
Alison 22 Apr 2024
Perth

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Travelled alone - Apr 2024
A great experience- I learned a lot about Tashkent- interesting and informative guide. Your lasted over 3 hours I’d highly recommend our guide - thanks very much
Soumya 26 Mar 2024
Delhi

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Travelled in couple - Mar 2024
The guide arrived right on time. Showed us all the main as well as off beat places. Really took the effort in covering many places. Understood the rhythm of the group. Very informative packed with facts and history.
Henry & Jenny 18 Feb 2024
Brisbane

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Travelled in couple - Oct 2023
A disappointing experience generally. Mirvohid kept changing the time of the Metro tour and finally turned up very late. But was obviously distracted and rushed through our tour because he had another tour with a bigger group. Would not recommend unless he is interested in what he's doing, certainly had all the information, but body language and delivery were poor!
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Who is this tour for?

Accessibility
Non suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Groups
Does not accept large group reservations.
Pets
Not suitable for pets.

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Minimum of attendees
There is no minimum number of people required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour requires the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
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