In this article we introduce Top Places to See in Yazd so stay with us
Yazd is one of the central cities in Iran. This city is known as the first mud brick town and also second-largest historical city in the world.
Top places to see in Yazd
Zoroastrian Towers of Silence
Towers of Silence also called Zoroastrian Dakhmeh, is a type of structure which used by ancient Iranians for funerary. This tower is the place where Zoroastrians put their dead’s bodies in order to be eaten by birds and wild animals. According to the Zoroastrians believe, the burial of the dead body contaminates the soil, which is the holy element. And so they used this method for Corpses.
Amir Chakhmaq Complex
The Amir Chakhmaq Complex in Yazd is a collection of Square, Cistern, bazaar, and mosque that are very spectacular. The complex dates back to the Timurid period. The collection was made by Jalaleddin Amir Chakhmaq, who was the city’s governor at that time.
Jame Mosque of Yazd
Jame Mosque of Yazd is a masterpiece of Iranian artist architects and has been built around 100 years and three historical periods. The main foundations of the mosque were built by the Sassanid dynasties.
the construction of the dome was made at the time of the Ilkhani and Facade of the Mosque, during the Shahrokh period and the Timurid period. This mosque is very beautiful at night. Also its high minarets are visible from most parts of the city.
Dowlat Abad Garden
Dowlat Abad Garden of Yazd is one of the most beautiful Iranian gardens. The building of Dowlat Abad Garden, is remain from Afshariyan and Zandieh period. Also this garden has a high wind-catcher, that is the tallest wind-catcher in the world.
Yazd Water Museum is one of the most famous museums in the city and one of the most interesting water museums in the world. This museum is located in the kolahdouz house, one of the most amazing historical buildings in Yazd.
Markar Clock Tower Square
Markar ‘s clock is a great public clock at Markar Square in Yazd.it is also known as Borj-e Sa’at-e Markar and located exactly in the center of Iran.