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I had a different experience in a rocky village. I spent one night in a cave as the same as... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2018
Shiraz, Iran
It's worth to visit and stay 1-2 night

I visit when on the way from Yazd to Persepolis, this place is one of the interested place on my... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2018
Huynh W
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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Maymand, Iran
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Reviewed 3 November 2018

I had a different experience in a rocky village. I spent one night in a cave as the same as primitive human and taste their culture. If you like adventure and like to experience different things just visit this village. if you need more information,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 20 August 2018

I visit when on the way from Yazd to Persepolis, this place is one of the interested place on my trip in Iran, we stay there for 1 night and i really hope can back there and stay 1-2 weeks to discover more about local...More

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank Huynh W
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Maymand is a historical village that spent periods of historical during 12000 years and has stood strongly yet . the homes have carved in heart of mountains , and kitchen located just near exit door for avoidance smoke . A point that I'm interested is...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank asiakade
Reviewed 20 July 2018

The village is worth visiting since it is located in a peaceful area with some local inhabitants living in rocky houses. We had a great opportunity to meet some local families and they treated us like their guest. It's worth visiting for one day.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Touringpersia
Reviewed 25 March 2018

Authentic but touristy troglodyte village of Meyband still has a few inhabitants, but being semi-nomadic, they raise their animals on mountain pastures, living in temporary settlements above in the spring & autumn. During winter months some then return to their cave dwellings, which have been...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Soko2
Reviewed 5 January 2018

Maymand is an amazing village sculptured in volanic rocks. Ancient people moulded this village from natural lodge shaped by erosional process in volcanic rocks. It really worth to visit. Bayond its culcural landscape, geological landforms around this village are amazing too. You can rest in...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank zahabnazouri
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

In this place you can feel how iranian live in villages and try their food . And to be honest the food is delicious! And If you search " discover Kerman" you can find a really good information about it and of course about attractions...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank hamedfb
Reviewed 11 December 2017

you'll never know until you go... a wonderful village with at least 3000 years history, used to live by aboriginals till 80 years ago. in some sources, this village is mentioned as the Zoroaster's (the monotheist prophet of ancient Persia) residence place for several years...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank TraventureIran
Reviewed 30 November 2017

Can stay o/nite here. If you walk up to the opposite hill where the cemetery is you will get a good panorama shot of the whole complex. Before entering here check out the unusual trees . Scenery around here reminds me of Africe with its...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Gtirman
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Sleeping in Meymand is very unique. The views are amazing. The people in the village are a little annoying though. They came into our cave to try to sell us stuff and kept pushing without speaking English and even when we clearly did not show...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Jos v
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Is it possible for you to share the pictures?! Than I will use some of them in our website with your name ??