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For textile lovers: beautiful hand-loomed cypress design rugs, and cotton towels

On a quiet Thursday afternoon the zilou shop-workshop was one of the few stores open and we had the... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2018
Alexandra B
Sydney, Australia

If you have never seen any, this one is a nice example... they sell very good handmade carpets in... read more

Reviewed 4 May 2018
Prague, Czech Republic
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Meybod, Iran
+98 913 850 1936
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Reviewed 12 August 2018

On a quiet Thursday afternoon the zilou shop-workshop was one of the few stores open and we had the caravanserai to ourselves. Sadly the zilou museum wasn't open but, apparently, should have been. Meybod was a convenient stop and needs to be appreciate for the...More

Thank Alexandra B
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

If you have seen a few caravanserais in Iran, do not expect to see anything special. In the early days it was used as a hostel, m waders, it is a souvenir market place, where you can buy ceramics, carpets, etc.

Thank Shimnik
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

If you have never seen any, this one is a nice example... they sell very good handmade carpets in there..

Thank JD D
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Good for a small break. Not that much to see. Still can buy some local souvenirs. Touch some local history.

Thank Ponuponas
Reviewed 12 April 2018

I think the shops looked nice too but I didn't feel like shopping, but the water building in the middle was very atmospheric.

Thank Jurgen B
Reviewed 19 February 2018

The building is quite interesting in terms of the functions it used to serve back in 400 years ago.The whole structure has been carefully preserved and it's free to enter.There is a museum of ancient rugs which is found at the corner of the caravansary...More

Thank Touringpersia
Reviewed 23 September 2017

If you want to transfer from Isfahan to Yazd this place is the best choice to stop for lunch and also visiting attractions. In front of this Carvanserai you will see the water reservoir and ice house. This carvanserai has many Souvenir shops too.

Thank Ali J
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

This is touristic and old place maybe attractive for culture researchers or fans. But if you came there please don't go to shah Abbas restaurant. You will find a dirty place with low customers, foods and salad seems expired! We test fishes there and get...More

Thank 677hamidrezak
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

This is a good caravanserai and it is from Savafid era and it has also a good and traditional restaurant.U can see how they make Zilu (type of carpet) in Meybod.

Thank Ahmad T
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Shah abassi Caravansari is an old inn that it backs to Safavid period. It's locate in old part of Meybod City. in there you can walk around, see the carpet museum, buy handy crafts and have dinner or lunch. nice to see it like other...More

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