The mausoleum was erected over the grave of the famous religious mystic Arystan Baba, who lived in the 12th century. The first building of the mausoleum belongs to the XIV-XV centuries. Carved wooden columns of the aivan have been preserved from it. Currently, the mausoleum is one of the Muslim shrines of Central Asia and is a place of pilgrimage. According to legend, Arystan Bab was a companion of the Prophet Muhammad. An in-depth tour of the epigraphy of the mausoleum.
We recommend everyone to start exploring our ancient city with the tour “Kone Turkistan”, which managed to become a bestseller in such a short time! This is an opportunity to experience 2200 years of development of Turkestan in 3 hours, in those days when it was still called Shavgar and Yasy. You will see a fortress built in the 2nd century BC at the dawn of the Silk Road, visit the fire temple of Kangyuev and a medieval bathhouse, go down to the Hilvet underground mosque and, of course, visit the famous mausoleum of the great Sufi Khoja Ahmed Yasawi.