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Tourist Library, Information center, roof view

| on the way from Jame mosque to Alexander prison, Yazd 8919955319, Iran
+98 912 511 2613
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Pretty views of Yazd, loads of crafts

Very cute handicraft/cafe/museum place in the old center of Yazd, friendly family-owned business... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Ioana3002
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Vienna, Austria
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Magical, friendly place

We discovered this place by chance on the first day in Yazd when we got lost and needed to go back... read more

Reviewed 11 May 2018
Ewa C
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| on the way from Jame mosque to Alexander prison, Yazd 8919955319, Iran
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+98 912 511 2613
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very cute handicraft/cafe/museum place in the old center of Yazd, friendly family-owned business, great refreshments and really nice views from the rooftop. A bit overpriced though, the crafts are in euros and very expensive compared to the ones from the bazaar or on the street,...More

Thank Ioana3002
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Reviewed 11 May 2018

We discovered this place by chance on the first day in Yazd when we got lost and needed to go back to our hotel and we kept going back several times during the following 2 days: to drink delicious tea on the rooftop, to select...More

Thank Ewa C
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Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

You can find a lot of information about Iran in different languages in the Tourist Library. You can visit the roof top for 50.000 rial or buy a drink and visit it for free! I would recommend to take a coffee. Turkish coffee or Espresso...More

Thank Shimnik
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Reviewed 17 April 2018

Great spot to pop in to whilst in Yazd. Beautiful inside, serves great home made food, lovely interior courtyard and of course the view from the top. Extremely friendly staff and you might find a handicraft or 2 that you may want to take back...More

Thank Dani V
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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

We passed by and only wanted to have a quick look but ended up having a very interesting conversation with one of the staff members and drinking pomegranates juice on the roof. There us a special Plattform on the rooftop with a 360• view and...More

Thank Roxane R
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Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

This family-run place will literally blow your mind. Make sure you go up to the rooftop, especially at sunset to enjoy the magical atmosphere (small fee to go up or free if you buy a drink in the teahouse). Inside the venue (Free Wi-Fi) you...More

1  Thank MarcoEuropa
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

Tourist Library, Information center, roof view can help you to find some important information about city and in free time you can read some nice books there

Thank IranNeginTravel
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Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Beautiful and historical place, polite and informative employees. You can not only see the culture of Yazd, but also review the whole history of Iran.

Thank Hediyehtoutouni
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Reviewed 10 January 2018

very well made, happy sight for the western eye. Drinking tea on the roof - lovely. They accept books in every language about Iran. I truly loved the place, but somehow the price we negotiated in the beginning was not the one we ended paying...More

Thank miram0n
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Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

It is an old house, Rafi'eyan House, now used as a library and tea house. It has a friendly atmosphere. Its rooftop provides a panoramic view over the town.

Thank shadmehr
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