Alexander Prison or Ziaieh School. In fact, the question now undoubtedly arises for you whether this place is a prison or a school? Then join us to unveil the secret of Ziaieh School or Iskander prison, one of the attractions of Yazd.
In Zoroastrianism, fire is a holy sign of respect, cleanliness and worship for God. Hence, places named fire temple are the symbolic religious items in this religion.The fire that burns inside this fire temple has been lit for more than 1500 years.
Jameh Mosque of Yazd is the main, congregational mosque of Yazd
Yazd Jame Mosque is undoubtedly one of the innovative and special masterpieces of
Iranian mosque architecture, its beautiful decorations and unique tiling have given special effect.
Its beauty captivates all visitors.
It's one of the most significant historical and tourist complexes in Yazd.Amirchakhmaq is the name of an ancient square in Yazd that was built during the Timurids era.
This square was one of the main squares of the city, where people gathered for various ceremonies.
As a Persian garden, Dowlat Abad Garden is well-known for its high windcatcher. This garden is located in Chahar Menar quarter in Yazd. Not only this garden is registered in the list of Iranian national heritage, but also it is one of UNESCO's World Heritage Sites.
The Lari House in Yazd with its unique desert architecture is truly exceptional place to visit.
Lari house was built more than 150 years ago, during Qajar era. The house was owned by
Hadji Mohammad Ebrahim Lari. He was a famous merchant from Yazd.
Khan Complex is one of the most important places in Yazd, in this article, we will get more acquainted with Khan Bath and Bazaar.
In every city of Iran, you can find an old area which consists of a bazaar. In the city of Yazd, this bazaar is part of a complex which are a square, a bazaar, and a traditional bath.
Chak Chak Shrine is one of the most mysterious places in Iran, which has existed for almost 1400 years. Every year, it attracts many people to visit and perhaps discover the real secrets of the Yazd Chak Chak shrine. Yazd province is home to many Zoroastrians around the world and Chak Chak Temple is one of the most famous and important Zoroastrian shrines.
Kharanaq is a village which is located in a pretty remote area in north of Yazd province (about one hour away from the Yazd city (85 kilometers)) .
Kharanaq literally means “The birthplace of the Sun”. It was actually a place to rest for businessmen , pilgrims and travelers who were passing the silk road .
Iranian architecture is an album of philosophic and well-engineered techniques. Regarding the four-seasonal climatic feature of Iran land, we encounter with well-designed and adapted-to-climate architectural works that attracts attention of any curious observer and takes him or her to the deep thoughts behind it.