Kandovan, Tabriz

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See the ancient cave houses of Kandovan, a small village on the slopes of Mt. Sahand. The village attracts visitors with its houses carved into the volcanic stone cliffs, hundreds of years old and still inhabited. Admire the eclectic structures sprawled across the rocky cliffside, eroded into interesting cone-like shapes, home to more than a hundred local families, and equipped with furniture, power, and some even with running water. The village also boasts a rock hotel, where you can stay in a stone-carved room for the night. To visit Kandovan on your trip to Tabriz, use our Tabriz trip itinerary planning tool .
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  • A small Cappadocia only a short distance from tabriz ... we went in 1/2 day by taxi and we found the snow even more distinctive, but careful not to slip!
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  • The small village of living their lives. I guess now is the best time for non active tourists like us)) little people. Temperature-6 c, people in the morning goes for bread, feeding donkeys and are considering a few of us. PS. More than half a day to stay do not see the point.
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  • Capadocia in Iran. Ask natives to help you to arrange for a taxi to bring you to kandohan. Every body, like hotelowners, busdrivers and taxidriverse is trying to make a profit out of it. They will let...  more »

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