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Masouleh Village, Masuleh

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Originally established in 1006 CE, Masouleh Village contains houses built into the mountains, with roofs that double up as pedestrian streets. Enjoy a leisurely stroll around the village, which prohibits vehicles due to its unique layout, winding walkways, and many staircases. You'll notice many of the houses boasts a yellow clay exterior, which makes them more noticeable in the thick fog common in this area throughout the year. Use our Gilan Province travel itinerary planner to arrange your visit to Masouleh Village and other attractions in Gilan Province.
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  • We have been in Masouleh for two days. The village is very beautiful. Roof of each hose is yard of another one. It is near to the forest and mountains and the landscape from each part of village is ve...  more »
  • the place is not too bad but I had been magnified by all as a place not to be missed. If you come from some mountain area or Northern Italy Piedmont IMHO there impresses at all, it reminded me of some village in the alpine foothills, just more tourist. I was amazed because all the locals and other travelers I met had described this place in glowing terms, perhaps also because at that time I was very tired unreceptive. a bit of a let down
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  • This village is built on a hill in the north of Iran. Our tour guide arranged a day trip to this village and we arrived early in the morning when it was dark. we set off to climb the hill in front of ...  more »

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