This 15th-century domed school is known as Alexander’s Prison because of a reference to this apparently dastardly place in a Hafez poem....
Bogheh-ye Sayyed Roknaddin
The beautiful blue-tiled dome of the tomb of local Islamic notable Sayyed Roknaddin Mohammed Qazi is visible from any elevated point in...
Yazd Water Museum
Silk Road Hotel Restaurant
While the Iranian food here is very good, the delicious (if not superhot) subcontinental curries are the most popular dishes among...
Khan-e Lari information
This 150-year-old building is one of the best-preserved Qajar-era houses in Yazd. The badgirs , traditional doors, stained-glass windows, elegant archways and alcoves mark it out as one of the city’s grandest homes. The merchant family who built it have long gone, and it’s now home to architecture students and cultural heritage officers. It’s signposted west of Zaiee Sq.