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Qalat Village

Open Now: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Open today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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unexpected journey

this village is not far from Shiraz but with a really diffrent sinary,beautifull sone coverd alleys... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2018

visiting Qalat specially in spring and fall and enjoy the nice weather and enviroment and test... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2018
Negar K
Shiraz, Iran
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Ghalat a village where due to its buildings has a long back in history is a village which is located almost 20 km from Shiraz . The village is a mixture of gardens and some houses which are mostly built with roughly shaped stones plus mortar. The...more
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Qezel Arsalan St | Derak Rural District, Shiraz 7194113111, Iran
+98 939 799 2428
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The surrounding nature was fascinating and you can deeply enjoy the mountains and trees and river but the village was a mess. There were garbage and debris left all around the village alleys and some building were left to collapse entirely. It needs serious renovations.

Thank Ali-babri
Reviewed 6 September 2018

this village is not far from Shiraz but with a really diffrent sinary,beautifull sone coverd alleys and a small waterfall make this village really beautiful,if you go there try coffee in small coffee shops of there too

Thank JourneyToPersepolis
Reviewed 6 September 2018

visiting Qalat specially in spring and fall and enjoy the nice weather and enviroment and test their restaurants and cafe

Thank Negar K
Reviewed 26 June 2018

As you are walking it feels as if you are the first person who discovered these alleys. Walking by every alley you will face vacant cities which are as old as the village itself. An old church, water mills and handcrafts like baskets, Melki (a...More

Thank derakagency
Reviewed 17 June 2018

Exquisite traditional restaurants and traditional cafes The beautiful mountains of the mountains There are all the beverage models.

Thank حمید م
Reviewed 6 May 2018

I visit Ghalat at first days of May. The village and its building are really nice, but you should pay more than you expect for "everything" you wanna do and it feels crazy! Also, the village is full of cars and sometimes walking there may...More

Thank aiita_a
Afshar J, Owner at Qalat Village, responded to this reviewResponded 6 May 2018

Hello Dear Visitor Yes you are right, we try to stop cars to don't go but there are many local people who live there and when we other people see them say why do they can take their car there but we cant? it needs...More

Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

Qalat village of course is one of the most beautiful places in the country but unfortunately its new generation's behaviour is not what a tourist (native or foreigner) expects from them. My baby girls need to use WC but the owners of some restaurants refused...More

Thank Explorer772749
Afshar J, Owner at Qalat Village, responded to this reviewResponded 6 May 2018

hello hope you are doing well I am so sorry to hear that and sorry for this inconvenience to you. actually, the money that collects from the Entrance fee give to the workers to collect the garbages that people leave in the village and this...More

Reviewed 9 April 2018

We went for a day hike up the hills behind Qalat village together with Afshar, a local guide. He can also arrange a home stay at his place, which is highly recommendable too! Had a great time, Afshar is a very welcoming host and knowledgeable...More

Thank Tito12Delft
Afshar J, Owner at Qalat Village, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2018

Hello dear Tom and Sabine I had a very spacial day with you and hope to meet you again .good luck

Reviewed 12 March 2018

Qalat Village of Shiraz is one of the oldest villages. when you visit Iran you can travel to this village

Thank IranNeginTravel
Reviewed 13 February 2018

it is located on 36 kilometers northwest of Shiraz, in a region with saffah and a foothill near a beautiful spring in a lot of green trees and gardens. The people of this village are engaged in farming, horticulture and some in the agriculture and...More

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19 March 2018|
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Response from DolmusHotel | Reviewed this property |
well it depends on your pace but i would give it a good 45minutes. and theres more to go if you'd like after the waterfall
13 July 2017|
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Response from Majid S | Reviewed this property |
not dollar but tooman
Lucien C
1 May 2017|
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Response from Afshar J | Property representative |
Hello search it on google map ( Qasr Dasht Bus Station ) its Qasrodasht bus station and then take Bus line 50 its about 50 min far from shiraz good luck