Abarkooh Cypress

Abarkooh Cypress, Yazd

Abarkooh Cypress Abarkooh Cypress , also called the Zoroastrian Sarv, is a Cupressus sempervirens tree in Abarkuh in Yazd Province of Iran. It is protected by the Cultural Heritage Organization of Iran as a national natural monument and is indeed a major tourist attraction with a height of 28 meters and circumference of 18 meters. […]

Water Museum of Yazd

Water Museum of Yazd Yazd is one of the famous city ¬†for its¬†Qanats¬†(underground aqueducts) and this water museum is the best of its kind that is devoted to the brave men who built them. It is Located in a restored mansion with a visible¬†Qanats¬† running underneath, the museum offers, through a series of photographs, exhibits […]

Meybod

Meybod

Meybod of Yazd Meybod is a city in and capital of Meybod County, Yazd Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 58,295, in 15,703 families. Meybod is a major desert city in Yazd, with a population of about 75,000 making it the second major city in Yazd. It is an ancient city that […]

Zeinodin Caravanserai

Zeinodin Caravanserai, Yazd

Zeinodin Caravanserai Zeinodin Caravanserai: The Zein-o-Din Caravanserai is located in Mehriz, Yazd, Iran. The caravanserai belongs to the 16th century and it is situated on the ancient Silk Road. This caravanserai was built during the reign of Shah Abbas I to provide facilities to travelers. Zein-o-din is one of two caravanserais built with circular towers […]

Kharanagh village Yazd

Kharanagh village

An amazing village Kharanagh village is placed in Ardakan’s suburb, 84 Km eastern of Yazd city. The road was extended after Kharanagh from Rizab, Saaghand, Robat-e-Posht-e-Badam, Robat-e-Khan and Robat-e-Kavir, This 350 Km rd by the southern of Kavir desert finally joins to Tabas that is a desert. Kharanagh village Yazd Kharanagh, with its 2000 height […]

Chak Chak

Chak Chak in Yazd

Chak Chak Chak Chak is a village in Rabatat Rural District, Ardakan County, and Yazd Province, Iran. At the 2006, its existence was noted, but unfortunately its population was not reported. In the desert of central Iran, the village includes a pir perched beneath a towering cliff face. It is the famous sacred of the […]

Amir Chakhmagh Square Yazd

Amir Chakhmagh Square of Yazd

Amir Chakhmagh Square Yazd : Amir Chakhmagh is a complex which includes caravanserai, a tekyeh, a bathhouse, a cold water well, and a confectionery. Referring to Dr. Vahdat Zad, an architectural historian, who has worked on the spatial aspects of the square, it was built at 15th century by Jalal O Din e Amir Chakhmagh. […]

Yazd Jaame Mosque

Jaame Mosque of Yazd

Yazd Jaame Mosque Yazd Jaame Mosque ¬†: One of the most historical monuments in Iran is Jaame mosque which goes back to 14th century ago. Around this mosque, there are Bazaar and bath houses and libraries. Yazd Jaame mosque has an Azari structure of Persian architecture. The dazzling and magnificent dome makes it more glorious […]

yazd Silence Tower

Tower Of Silence in yazd

Tower Of Silence: ¬†yazd Silence Tower ¬† Yazd Silence Tower : Just please imagine 40 years ago in Yazd, that corpses could still be found on top of the Towers of Silence in Yazd, instead of buried in soil. Zoroastrian is known for the first time by the writing of the mid-5th century, Herodotus, who […]

Fire temple in Yazd

Fire Temple in Yazd

Fire Temple in Yazd ¬† Fire Temple in Yazd Fire Temple is a place for Zoroastrians‚Äô worship; because four elements have important rules in this religion, Fire, Water, wind and soil.¬† For the purification ceremonies, clean white ash, is regarded as the basis of ritual life, is proper to the tending of a domestic fire, […]