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A peaceful desert village

It is a village about 70 km far from Yazd city. The old traditional buildings are preserved and you... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
mitra m
Yazd, Iran
Old abandoned village

This old village, all made of mud and straw, is a real jump into history. It is abandoned and if... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Arezzo, Italy
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
| 80 km environ de Yazd, Yazd, Iran
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a village about 70 km far from Yazd city. The old traditional buildings are preserved and you can feel the history in walking through the alleys. If the touris mixed with Chak Chak and Meybod, it will be a full nice day traveling...More

Thank mitra m
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This old village, all made of mud and straw, is a real jump into history. It is abandoned and if you are lucky enough you’ll have it all for yourself to enjoy!! Get lost in the alleys and climb on the roofs of the old...More

Thank AChiara78
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

### What is it? An village more then a 1000 years old set in the mountainside that has only during the past decades been abandoned ### where is it and how do I get there? When you read this you are probably being (or panning...More

Thank fischpet
Reviewed 7 July 2018

about my experience , you know that province totally is ancient. but when I arrived i saw 2 parts in this village one of them was where the people now a days are living there and the other one is that historical part which date...More

Thank SaharMehrchi
Reviewed 3 July 2018

There is a historical village in the province of Yazd called Kharanagh. This village is located on the main road from Yazd to Tabas. There is a long tower of bricks that was like a lighthouse and lit up the fire so that the caravans...More

Thank ahmadkayanrey
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

There's a small mosque where the natives say thousand year ago, holy Imam Reza, travelling to Mashhad, stayed here one night. Around that, is totally nature and farms. There's a medium park and parking lot here.

Thank Saeedeh A
Reviewed 24 May 2018

We dropped by here with our driver on the way out to Khur. A mud adobe village typical for this region but abandoned by its residents for more modern comforts next door. Its a snapshot into how life was lived in the past, much tougher...More

1  Thank Casa62
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

Ghost village, very interesting. Spend some time walking around and also walk to the aqua duct, as its very nice

1  Thank JD D
Reviewed 25 April 2018

Anyone travelling to this area of the country should at least take a day to drive, stroll and hike around the surrounding area. Kharanagh is in that case a must see and feel. This small mud-brick town has been completely abandoned by its inhabitants, who...More

2  Thank Toon G
Reviewed 23 April 2018

This old village that shouldn't be missed. It was abandoned due to a lack of water, it is very well preserved and fascinating. At every corners, you are seeing different amazing views.

1  Thank Aida P
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