Amir Chakhmaq Complex
Amir Chakhmaq is the name of an ancient square in Yazd that includes several old structures such as a bazaar, mosque, water storage, and a mausoleum that are all listed as National Heritage Sites. Amir Chakhmaq Square is the symbol of Yazd province and is also known to be the center of social gatherings and manifestations.
History of Amir Chakhmaq Complex
Structure of Amir Chakhmaq Complex
Amir Chakhmaq Mosque
Haji Ghanbar Bazaar
Amir Chakhmaq Tekyeh
Amir Chakhmaq Historical Nakhl
Seti Fatemeh Khatoon Mausoleum
Amir Chakhmaq Water Storage
There used to be three water storages in Amir Chakhmaq Square but one of them has been destroyed through time and only two of them have left. They were still used until about 40 years ago when there was no water pipe network. They have been forgotten since then and their functionality has been transformed.
Other Parts in Amir Chakhmaq Complex
In addition to our exploration of different main parts of Amir Chakhmaq Square, there are some other less prominent parts. There are public baths, caravansaries, or historical elements like the copper statues in front of the pond and fountain. There are also some graves of unknown martyrs of the Holy Defense added in the recent years to create a spiritual atmosphere.
Where to Eat near Amir Chakhmaq Complex
Yazd Traditional Restaurant, Baharestan Restaurant, Hamila Burger, and Karizma Café & Restaurant are some of your choices to eat nearby.
Where to Stay near Amir Chakhmaq Square
Yazd Traditional Hotel (traditional hotel), Malek-o Tojjar Hotel (4-star), Vali Traditional Hotel (3-star), and Firoozeh Traditional Hotel (3-star) are the hotels near Amir Chakhmaq Square. Make an online reservation for each one that suits you best right here on Apochi. Also, you can find the best experience in Yazd by staying at one of the Mehr Chain Hotels Group.
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Amir Chakhmaq Complex Location
How To Get To Amir Chakhmaq Complex
No matter if you are driving through Ghiam Street, Imam Street, or Salman-e Farsi Street, you will see the amazing Amir Chakhmaq Square on your way.
You can take Salman-e Farsi Street and walk around Amir Chakhmaq Square while enjoying its nice monuments.
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