Welcome to Yazd
Located in the middle of the limitless deserts of Iran, Yazd is undoubtedly one of the most popular destinations for tourists visiting the country. Otherworldly scenes in and around this unique city have won the hearts of travelers throughout time. Visiting Yazd is therefore an opportunity you cannot afford to miss.
The world’s first mud-brick city has a lot to offer if you are looking for excellent examples of desert architecture. You will find Yazd as picturesque as a Middle Eastern city can get, from wind towers, qanats (underground canals), domed roofs, yakhchals (ancient Persian refrigerators), and traditional courtyards to cisterns and narrow, winding alleyways which are characteristic of the city.
When you are planning your trip, give Yazd the time it deserves. While in the city do your best to visit as many attractions as you can and enjoy some traditional Persian sweets such as baklava and qottab in the meantime. You will also have plenty of options when it comes to shopping for traditional handicrafts to take home as souvenirs.