Welcome to Central Khorasan

Longer but more off-beat day trips take visitors to Nader Shah's unfinished tomb-palace at Kalat via an appealingly desolate cross-mountain road. Or buzz up the motorway to find a lonely 13th-century astronomical tower near Radkan, a village with one of the region's best-conceived little ecolodges.

Top experiences in Central Khorasan

Central Khorasan in detail