Visit Yazd Attractions outside the City
The people who visit Yazd, take a trip outside the city to explore other tourist attractions outside the city. Here’s a list of them:
Narin Qaleh (at Meybod): This fortress is said to have been built approximately 5000 years ago, but it has certainly existed at the time of the Median empire. Sassanian bricks can be found it it and Meybod’s governor used to live here.
Shah Abbasy Caravansary (at Meybod): In Safavid era, Shah Abbas started building several caravansaries to promote trade and business. This spacious one used to be at the side of the old town of Meybod.
Chapar Khaneh (at Meybod): This was a mailing service station operated first by horses carrying any parcels to various destinations and later by vehicles until early 20th century.
Meybod Icehouse: This is an example of a massive mud and brick structure with powerful insulation system to keep the ice made in winter up to the end of summer for the people living in any cities, towns or neighborhood.
Chack Chak (near Ardakan): Known as Pir-e-Sabz, it is the most sacred of the mountain shrines respected by Zoroastrians.