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Abolqasem Rashti Caravansary, Aqda

in Ardakan city | Yazd province
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Abolqasem Rashti Caravansary, Aqda

Related to Ardakan city (located in Yazd province)
The same is located in Aqda and near the main route. This structure is similar in architecture to that of the Shah Abbasi caravansaries, and was constructed by the reputed merchant Haj Abolqasem Rashti. The caravansary has a tall wind trapper (badgir) that can be observed from a far distance.
The city of Ardakan is located in the north of the province. That is to the north and west of Esfahan province. To the south is the township of Yazd and to the east is the province of Khorassan. Ardakan is the largest city of Yazd province. Ardakan is ...
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