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Towers of silence

Yazd, Iran
+98 935 066 2366
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Tower of Silence must be seen in you’re in Yazd

Must be seen for those that enjoy ancient religions / histories, ensure that you understand a bit... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Said A
It will help you to know a lot things about ancient religious, specially Zoroastrianism.

on countryside of Yazd city, in the just center point of Iran you can find Zoroastrians grave yard... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tehran, Iran
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“dead bodies” (18 reviews)
“steep climb” (10 reviews)
“burial site” (7 reviews)
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Yazd, Iran
+98 935 066 2366
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Must be seen for those that enjoy ancient religions / histories, ensure that you understand a bit about Zoroastrianism/Parsis faith and belief ahead of visiting the Tower of Silence (ask your tour guide to brief you), it’s amazing to see in the real life. You...More

Thank Said A
Reviewed 1 week ago

on countryside of Yazd city, in the just center point of Iran you can find Zoroastrians grave yard called "Dakhmeh". its the place that people who has believed in Zoroaster prophet, buried their dead, but not exactly burying... they were put dead bodies on top...More

Thank TraventureIran
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As it happened to me with other zoroastrian places, you will not find very colorful or interesting things to see, but it is a must to visit this places as to think about this people, about their thoughts and how they are the first monotheistic...More

Thank Tit0F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this place is one of the places that you must go when staying in yazd. a little far from city centre but it worthto visit. you can go there by taxi or bus. if you want to go by bus you should take a bus...More

Thank khanehseneek
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Its all been said before about here. All i can add is get here before 0830 as the buses of package tourists arrive like zombies. Also its cooler then too as it can get very hot in this grounds...no shade. Yes, there is a fee...More

Thank Gtirman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This burial site is full of spiritual significance for the Zoroastrians. Its function and history show the importance of faith traditions for a minority of Iran’s population. Well worth the climb and reflection.

Thank Ginger151219
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I highly recommend this place to visit. This fabulous place used to be grave for Zoroastrians corpse.

Thank C2P-Iran
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You should go there if you want to see a traditional burial place of the followers of Zoroaster. The towers are set on two hills with a stunning view over Yazd.

Thank Flo D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Go early as it gets hot and the climb is quite steep, climb both towers, The climb is not too steep and well worth it.

Thank jezdtee
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the site of the Zoroastrian burials, and the architecture and story is quite amazing. I would surely visit.

Thank Sarah v
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