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Feel freshness and nature

I was there in March; in fact this place is near my hometown, Tabriz; people have made homes... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2017
Sarvi A
Tabriz, Iran
Not impressed!

I had heard so much about Kandovan & seen nice slides of the hotel and the small village of... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2017
Estepona, Spain
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Reviewed 2 August 2017

I was there in March; in fact this place is near my hometown, Tabriz; people have made homes carving the huge rocks of the mountain and now, after years, some of these houses are ready to be visited by tourists. Some of the inhabitants still...More

Thank Sarvi A
Reviewed 20 July 2017

I had heard so much about Kandovan & seen nice slides of the hotel and the small village of Kandovan. Made a day trip while visiting Tabriz and were utterly disappointed. The village of Kandovan is a tiny village where the inhabitants have made their...More

Thank Sia550
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Located in Iran's East Azerbaijan Province, Kandovan is 60 km south of the provincial capital Tabriz in Osku county. The 60 km drive to Kandovan south from Tabriz passes through Khosrowshahr and ascends the slopes of the hills at the base of Kuh-e (Mount) Sahand...More

1  Thank ariani50
Reviewed 16 July 2017

I loved this place. It was interesting to see how people live in caves and stone places. It was an interesting experience.

Thank Farshad G
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Don't get discouraged if you hear that it's touristic.It was a highlight of our Iranian trip.People still live in the caves,you feel the local life,it's not only set up for the tourists.

1  Thank Andriiiis
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Kandovan is a special area near tabriz. I love it.it's fantastic. I suggest everyone for visiting this village.👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍

1  Thank uro_amir
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Going to Kandovan is totally worth the side trip. It is similar to Turkish Cappadocia, but this one is inhabited - you will see children running around and some very hospitable old people who may invite you to their homes. It's a very interesting place...More

3  Thank FerTarran
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

In this village houses are really odd, they are like caves. People many years ago came to these caves to save their lives from the attack of moguls.

1  Thank Mahsa J
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

very nice & special village in highland,the cottages made middle rocks!😮😉👍🏻 there's many galleria and shop stores and restaurants

Thank Mina K
Reviewed 27 May 2017

This small village is wonderful. People are living in hand sculptured houses in the rocks! But unfortunately the haven't had enough care about this touristic place. You can see a lot of wires for electricity and telephone that disturbing your eyes and you can't take...More

Thank Shurideh
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از تبریز تا کندوان اگه از طریق تاکسی ویژه برین دوازده تا پانزده هزارتومن اگه از اسکو برین ارزون تر تموم میشه چون خط ویژه اتوبوس هم داره