The desert city of Yazd is home to several historical sites from Iran’s prehistoric era. The ancient monuments, including the enormous structures with breathtaking architecture, display Iran’s rich culture and civilization over the course of its many millennia-old history. Located in the heart of Yazd’s ancient district, the Amir Chakhmaq Complex is one of the […]
About Alexander’s Prison Iskandar Prison or Alexander’s Prison, also known as Ziaiyeh School, is one of the historical attractions of Yazd city. And it is very famous because of its obscure history. The entrance to this building is very short; But after entering the courtyard of the school, the grandeur of this historical building with […]
The architectural gem of Yazd, Dolat Abad Garden, is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site and is considered to be one of the most beautiful Persian gardens. It was built more than 200 years ago for a variety of purposes, and today it accommodates a large number of visitors to Iran. Yazd’s Dolatabad Garden […]
Introduction When you think about the oldest biological creatures alive in the world, you may consider bacteria which in some cases have been frozen and alive for 500,000 years. Although some scientists believe that in order to be considered the oldest, there should be a continuous metabolism in that creature and bacteria cheat nature with […]
We are going to learn about some of the top things to do in Yazd. Most of which include visiting these outstanding historical sites.
What about drinking a cup of original Persian tea on the rooftop of Yazd? What about enjoying the mesmerizing alleys and wind catchers? Apart from all the historical sites, Yazd offers to its visitors, you can visit Yazd Art House and spend a couple of hours to enjoy the stillness and beauties of the whole […]
Nowadays Zoroastrians are among the religious minorities in Iran, with a huge history though. That’s why there are stunning tracks of them in different parts of the country. Dakhmeh-ye Zartoshtiyan in Yazd is one of these tracks. These structures are also known as the mute towers of Yazd and more popularly, The Towers of Silence. […]
One of the attractions of Yazd is the peaceful coexistence of religions in it. You can get to this conclusion easily by paying attention to the various religious buildings in Yazd. In the heart of the city, Yazd Varham Fire Temple stands out, and just a few blocks away, you can see the Yazd Grand […]