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old & history

it is one of the best in yazd. better to find a festival day on calander . take a trip around half... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Isfahan, Iran
Nice but not such amazing

This village is really nice, but not such amazing, as I thought it will. Probably it has abandonded... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
| 80 Km Environ De Yazd, Yazd, Iran
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Reviewed 4 days ago

it is one of the best in yazd. better to find a festival day on calander . take a trip around half day & here would be one of the site in your trip .

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank behnaz_joza
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fascinating to see this old abandoned mud village in a marvellous valley setting. Hope that more resources can be found to help preserve it a little better.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Lenberran
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This village is really nice, but not such amazing, as I thought it will. Probably it has abandonded not far ago. Good for urbex fans!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Karolwpodrozy
Reviewed 24 November 2018

You will discover how people lived and saved their life with creative solution in the desert area. How they used land and designed their city.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank karimimh
Reviewed 17 November 2018

kharanq is famous for its fortress, caravanserai and bridge. In the caravanserai you can experience a special night stay, enjoying a beautiful starry sky. The caravanserai has no bed. I recommend to go to the roof of it. The fortress has different parts like mosque,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank raadina
Reviewed 8 November 2018

Not worth the drive, although the scenery on the road from Yazd is spectacular. The place itself was rrather forlorn and there are much better sites in Iran

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank David-A-NZ
Reviewed 19 October 2018

X1000 years old village! very nice for an expedition of adventure through the old alleys to see how people lived in ancient times. this place is outside the city but totally worth visiting, don't miss it!

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Rezayazd
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

It is nice to visit these ruins. Nice photos to do but also good opportunity to get lost in this ancient village.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 993rapha_lb
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Relaxed village with a redtored mosque and a carvansarai. Try to walk down to aqua duct and also walk around the orchards and fields.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Farzad K
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Former Nomad place. There is still people living there. It's a fantastic place to visit. It's between a castel ruins and a labyrinth. The view and the history of the place make you feel in an other time

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Michael D
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