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Beautiful village with guide

Kurdistan! The place to be!! We truly loved it!!! Our friend and taxi driver showed us around in... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2018
Julie V
via mobile
Picturesque Kurdish village, not (yet?) distorted by mass tourism

The Kurds, as they feature Indo-European language and culture, are more similar to the Persian... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2018
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Kurdistan, Sanandaj 66134, Iran
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Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

Kurdistan! The place to be!! We truly loved it!!! Our friend and taxi driver showed us around in beautiful Kurdistan ( palangan, the howraman valley, marivan, Sarandaj). We stayed at his families place who were trully amazing. He’s still learning some more english but you...More

1  Thank Julie V
Reviewed 12 September 2018

The Kurds, as they feature Indo-European language and culture, are more similar to the Persian people than to the inhabitants of any other State in which the Kurds themselves are present as a minority (Turkey, Iraq, Syria). This didn't prevent the Kurds from being repressed...More

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Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

I was in Palangan to visit the rural cooperative that is active in fish breeding but then I found that the village is unique. I think it is a must-see place especially for those who seek to spend some days off in a natural environment...More

1  Thank Saeid_Nouri_Neshat
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

A hidden treasure in Kurdistan region of Iran, beautiful village and very nice scenes to walk around. Very welcoming and polite local people. Be prepared for farm odors. There are clean and affordable restaurants in the village that serve meat, fish, rice and stews.

2  Thank Delman A
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Kurdistan is a mountainous province in Iran that has always been undergoing political games and changes. in every corner of the foothills there is a beautiful, floor like village, and you can see kurdish men and women always working hard. Palangan has a very beautiful...More

Thank bahar d
Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

The weather is extremely hot at this time of the year , around 43 degree centigrade . It’s a 1000 year old small mountain village with nice type of houses which one roof top is another Neighbor’s yard and build on carved mountains . There...More

1  Thank Iran Travel s
Reviewed 20 May 2018

This village is like Masouleh near Gilan and Kang near Mashhad. These village are famous that buildings have been built into the mountain and are interconnected. It takes about 2 hours from Sanadaj to Palangan village.

Thank irantravelexplorer
Reviewed 28 April 2018

Palongan is one of the village villages of Xao Ruda, located in the city of Kamyaran, 47 km northwest of the city. The village is on a hillside and is located on two sides of the valley and its houses are roughly stained with stone...More

2  Thank amirhossein f
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

The roof of one house serves as the courtyard of the upper house. Non touristy place for foreigners or a weekend day trip for locals from nearby cities.No hotels and eateries. Managed to survive there for two nights, memorable experience.

2  Thank whc7
Reviewed 18 November 2017

beautiful and peaceful village with kind and warm welcoming residence. u can hear the "Tambour" sound everywhere u go. The spritual feeling of the village will amaze you for sure. the nature around this village is off the bitten. the best part is when you...More

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4 August 2018|
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Response from Iran Travel s | Reviewed this property |
Hi There are lots of local homes , they are hospitable and invite you over for lunch and dinner . You can ask them to stay over for a small fee . But it would be a very plain home
11 October 2017|
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Hello dear Jill Yes sure there are some traditional houses in Palangan or nearby districts to overnight. TimeTunnelTraveling the first rated local tour organization in Kermanshah province welcoming you to spend a while in... More
25 September 2017|
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It may takes 2 hours to reach palangan from sanandaj city and the cost of a taxi for that is 1,200,000 rials means €20 for 4 person.