Uzbekistan Qashqadaryo Region

Shahrisabz

Ancient city in Uzbekistan, known for its stunning Timurid architecture including Ak-Saray Palace and the birthplace of Emperor Timur.

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Shahrisabz, situated in the Qashqadaryo Region of Uzbekistan, is recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in Asia. It is renowned for its well-preserved historical sites, including the majestic Ak-Saray Palace and the prominent Dorut-Tilovat Memorial Complex. The city is an excellent representation of Timurid architecture and culture, making it an unmissable destination for visitors seeking a glimpse of Uzbekistan's historic heritage.

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  • World Heritage Sites in Asia

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    Across the vast, diverse continent of Asia, there are seemingly endless World Heritage Sites to explore. Visit the sparse atomic bomb dome in Hiroshima, or walk for hours along the towering Great Wall of China. From sprawling rustic temple grounds to ancient statues of civilizations past- here is a collection of some of the prominent World Heritage Sites in Asia.