Kandovan village is one of the most famous and amazing natural attractions of East Azerbaijan and Iran, whose fame has been heard all over the world. Because Kandovan village is the only rock village in the world where it is inhabited. All over the world, in addition to Kandovan village, there are two other rock villages, one in the Turkish city of Cappadocia and the other in the US village of Dakota, but with the difference that these rock villages are uninhabited.
Kandovan village with a history of 3,000 years is located in the city of Osko.
The beehives and sugar cane houses of this village are located in the heart of the mountain, which are completely the result of a natural process and have been formed without any human intervention. One of the interesting things about Kandovan village is that its houses are like hives and the village souvenir is natural honey! Completely traditional houses, the liveliness of the village, the warm-hearted and kind local people, the delicious and varied souvenirs, the clear and mineral water of Kandovan are the reasons why tourists from all over the world travel to this village. Kandovan village was registered in the list of national monuments of Iran on May 6, 1997 with the registration number 1857.

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One of the areas that has been added to the sights of Mashhad in the last decade is the Chalidreh tourism and recreation area of ​​Mashhad, which has various recreational and welfare facilities and in recent years has become one of the tourism hubs of Mashhad and receives many visitors every year. he does. Is.
There are various valleys in Torqabeh city of Mashhad, including Arghavan valley and Chalidreh valley, which are considered as natural attractions of this part of Iran. Chalidreh valley, which is one of the natural attractions of Torqabeh city, is fed by a river called Jagharq, and the existence of this valley and river together has created a natural attraction in this area.

Chalidreh Mashhad – Where is Chalidreh?
Chali Darreh tourist area with an area of ​​160 hectares (160 thousand square meters) has a pleasant climate as well as a special geographical and economic location in the city of Mashhad and the existence of various tourism facilities with a relaxing environment and beautiful scenery in the Chalidreh recreation area of ​​Mashhad. , Has caused this tourist area to have many fans and domestic and foreign tourists as well as Mashhad neighbors to visit it annually and it is considered as one of the famous resorts of Mashhad. Chalidreh facilities, which are among the sights of Mashhad, are very many, and in the following, we will mention some of these Chalidreh facilities.

Restaurant with menu of Persian and French dishes
Coffee shop with a pleasant environment
Exciting cable car
Lake fishing
Mashhad Challenger Bungee Jump
Chalidreh Revolving Tower
Chalidreh Mountain Train
Zipper Chalider
Recreational pier
Lamakdeh and Chalidreh teahouses
Famous Mashhad Chalidreh Trap
Traditional Photography Atelier
Special entertainment facilities for children

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In Darb-e-Shahzadeh neighborhood, there is another market called “Swordsmen Bazaar”, which also has in the Swordsmen’s 11 pairs of shops. There is another store Market called the Elephant Caravanserai.

In ancient times, the elephant caravanserai was a place to buy and sell carpets, and merchants and carpet sellers used to buy and sell carpets in this place, and in a way, this place was the center of wholesale carpet sales and still remains strong, and now in the elephant caravanserai They are engaged in carpet trade.

Karim Khani Elephant House The beautiful and pleasant atmosphere of this historical palace is a very attractive place for tourists and visitors. The building of this beautiful palace was built around 1180 AH by the order of Karim Khan Zand, which has four porches and 7 rooms on each side and in each angle ( Corner) Four other rooms are built, in the middle of the elephant courtyard there is a beautiful and old pool of water and the old entrance of the caravanserai is a simple brick arch that is connected to the courtyard by a corridor. Caravanserais have played an important role in the development and communication between different cities and countries, because travelers who traveled miles from one city to another for business and tourism and with cattle needed to rest somewhere and give water to their animals. And feed and even stay there for a while, so caravanserais have played an important role in establishing communication and interaction between cities and economic development and market

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