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my april visit

before visiting this beautiful historic city I had no idea about Abarkooh . On my way from Shiraz... read more

Reviewed 29 April 2018
Tehran, Iran
The Eternal Ever-Green!

The cypress tree has been living for more than four thousand years.We entered the place and got... read more

Reviewed 29 January 2018
Yazd Province, Iran
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Sarv Street, Abarkuh, Iran
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Reviewed 29 July 2018

It would be a good choice to stop in Abarkuh city on your way from Yazd to Shiraz to visit the majestic, 25-meter "Abarkuh Cypress Tree", which has been living for over 4 millennia. Really beautiful to take pictures, also the ticket is cheap.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Masoud_Ryt
Reviewed 1 May 2018

Driving through the Zagros mountains on your way to Shiraz, you can stop at the village of ABAKUH, and enjoy a freshly brewed cup of cappuccino or expresso for about 150,000 rials or $1.50 US. The owners Masoudak and Rami are so hospitable that you...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank aumkathleen
Reviewed 29 April 2018

before visiting this beautiful historic city I had no idea about Abarkooh . On my way from Shiraz to Yazd I had a chance to stop by and visit the Ancient Cedar which really had a positive ambiance , nice pomegranate gardens nearby & historical...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank mohsen22p
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

It is considered as 5th oldest tree in the world! ~4500 years and it is still green and alive! What an energy !!!

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Ponuponas
Reviewed 29 January 2018

The cypress tree has been living for more than four thousand years.We entered the place and got closer to the tree where we noticed it's been carefully protected.You can enjoy walking around pasture next to the tree.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Touringpersia
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

So I'm private driver and I go there many times , this place is on the way between Shiraz and yazd , very beautiful cypress tree with Rich history , and very good cafe in this place , it's not taking a lot time ,...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank mohsen1580
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Sarv-e Abarqu, is a cypress tree in Yazd province, Iran. The tree is estimated to be at least 4,000 years old and, having lived through the dawn of human civilization not far away, it is considered an Iranian national monument. Many have noted that Sarv-e...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank rashid s
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

if it s true this Tree is the oldest one on earth impressive there is a nice coffee shop under the shadow when you can seat and admire the tree and think that we are nothing compare to the Nature

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank ksarman
Reviewed 26 February 2017

It is amazing that you can see first or second alive creature in the world!Very big green tree with more than 4000 years old,it is steel alive!take photo there and drink tea or coffee in a coffee shop near the tree.it is good time for...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Iran_tourist_guide
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

It was a almost 4000 years old tree a huge sedar surrounded by fences and a little cofeeshop at the place the thing that I can say about that is that there was a great amount of energy around the tree ofcourse sedar tree is...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank sahi h
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