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Saheb A Zaman Zurkhaneh

Salman-e Farsi | Near Amir Chakhmaq Square, Yazd, Iran
+98 913 157 3319
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very interesting

if you have time make sure you stop to watch this curious workout routine! nothing like you've ever... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
pannaanna
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London
Our highlight in Yazd

The demonstration is really worth it. It takes +- 45 minutes. You can see the water tank below too... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2018
Jurgen B
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Brussels, Belgium
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  • Poor8%
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“gymnastics” (4 reviews)
“session” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Salman-e Farsi | Near Amir Chakhmaq Square, Yazd, Iran
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+98 913 157 3319
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

if you have time make sure you stop to watch this curious workout routine! nothing like you've ever seen before. even though the audience gets over crowded, still worth a visit.

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Reviewed 15 April 2018

The demonstration is really worth it. It takes +- 45 minutes. You can see the water tank below too. The tea etc they offer you has the be paid in the end but is as inexpensive as everywhere

Thank Jurgen B
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Reviewed 28 January 2018

in the evening we went there , it was over crowded and noisy but guys in the middle were doing a very nice performance after that we went under the stage which was a underground water reservoir

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Reviewed 11 January 2018

We came to see the water reservoir in the morning, and didn't know what is this strange place with strange objects. But the owner showed us everything (how to use each of them), and it amazed us. Never seen a sport like it, something at...More

1  Thank Katia S
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Reviewed 6 January 2018

It is very nice to see this sport in this place. The music is so good and the men do the sport very professionally.

Thank Ahmad T
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Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Only for if you like watching average skilled gymnastics.. some push-ups and swinging with the bats.. no handstands or flips or anything cool.. ah well maybe i expected too much.. btw tea and coffee costs as much as the entrance fee (50.000 rials)

1  Thank Tom K
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Reviewed 24 November 2017

Impressive "sports" training session. Full with traditions, and they really seem to do it for themselves, not for the tourists. In Nov 2017 they had a session at 4.30pm, 5.30pm and 7pm. 50.000 Rial entrance, absolutely worth it. ps: Don't miss the down part of...More

1  Thank OTR19
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Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Wow what a surprise this was. We were enthralled, so good to sit and watch such a traditional exercise. While wrestling might be mentioned in some descriptions there was no physical contact between the participants. The drummers and the poetry just add to a fantastic...More

Thank Youngone51
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Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

A part of Iranian culture that you shouldn't miss out on. Zurkaneh is a traditional sport which is a kind of gymnastics for men with the emphasis on strenght. On a higher platform a man with a drum accompanies the athletes during the exercise. It...More

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Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Breathtaking combination of music and strong mans moving accodingly music. Fantastic! I would recommend!

Thank Zarina A
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