Top things to do in Dasht-e Kavir

Mosque in Na’in

Masjed-e Jameh

The town's Friday mosque is the highlight of a visit to Na'in. Constructed between the 10th and 11th centuries, it was one of the first mosques built in Iran and is unusual in that it doesn't conform to the usual fo…
Clothing in Na’in

Aba Bafi

Heavy sheep-and-camel woollen cloaks (famous among Arab customers) are made in underground wool-weaving workshops in this suburb of Na'in. They cost around US$80 depending on size, or more portable striped kilims co…
Museum in Na’in

Kavir Ethnology Museum

With a few interesting artefacts, including hand looms and wool-spinning equipment, this small museum is housed in a grand old mansion that belongs to the Safavid period. The plaster work and painted ceilings (of pe…
Castle in Bayazeh

Narin Ghale

With a warren of over 700 rooms, this 2000-year-old structure receives few visitors. Its crumbling outline makes a dramatic backdrop to the tiny village sheltering beneath it.