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Where is Meshginshahr?

On the foot of the Mt. Sabalan, there is an area that will remind you of mysterious movies; a deep valley for passing through which you have to walk on a wooden bridge. After this full of spice experience, you will visit a historic site and feel fascinated by hearing interesting stories. There are also a plenty of spectacular attractions in this area.

Meshginshahr is on the foot of the Mt. Sabalan

Why to visit Meshginshahr?

In this place you can have a visit to a really strange city the people of which are made of stone! But the mystery of the region goes beyond. There is an amazing valley here that has no component in the middle east. To hear the myth about this valley travel to Ardabil province in Iran.

Top Sights in Meshginshahr

At first, you will see people made of stone, mouthless, standing silent gazing at you. This stone-made people are mostly men but there is also a woman among them. You will perceive the mystery of the city as you walk in. according to narratives, these statues dated back to about four thousand years ago and has earned a place in Iran national heritage’s list.   

Located near the Shahar Yeri, the valley is both deep and large. The walls are in the shape of sculptures. Despite the name of the valley which says it is a valley of hell, the reality shows that here is indeed more like heavens: a combination of mountains, valley, river and lush, verdant plains habitat to a variety for vegetation.

Practical information

The area has very cold winters due to intense winds. The best time to visit this place is spring and summer. The green, verdant sceneries in these months are rare landscapes that should not be missed.   

Wear your trekking shoes and do not forget to bring your camera to unravel the mystery of these magical city and spectacular nature.

As Always, take care of natural and historical treasures. Just leave our footprints and take beautiful memories.


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