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Alexander's Prison, Yazd

#8 of 11 in Historic Sites in Yazd
Historic Site · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
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  • This C13th building is the only one in Yazd with 4 iwans, although the eastern iwan no longer exists. It was altered in both the Timurid and Qajar periods. Much of the interior has been restored, but....  more »
  • I think this is more like a tourist trap and i dont recommend it at all. you pay a fairly expensive ticket and inside there is nothing except some shops which sell you handicrafts  more »
  • Lots of art shops that sell copper and paintings and jewelry and their special fabric (Darayee) made into clothes. The architecture is shocking. Beautiful
  • Good place to visiting . Honestly I don’t think this place was prison but they say it’s.
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