Uramanat Terraced Villages

A Piece of Paradise in Western Iran

Uramanat Terraced Villages

The road is calling you with its fascinating nature for an unforgettable one-day tour in Uramanat Region, stretching from Kurdistan Province to Kermanshah province. Mountainous sceneries of Zagros Mountains coupled with the peculiar rural architecture in Uramanat region immediately catch the eye of the visitors. Explore the Terraced Villages of the area to gain a rare experience of the astonishing terraced village architecture and lifestyle in Uramanat region. Feel the real life of the people who live in great harmony with their surrounding nature. Finally, admire the night-time charm of the fabulous terraced town, Paveh.


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    Licensed and experienced tour guide
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    You’d better buckle up, adventure calls! Join us in the morning in Kermanshah city and get a ride to Uramanat Enjoy a special day in the mountainous Uramanat, a very popular destination among travelers and nature lovers.


    Your first stop in Uramanat, the terraced Hajij Village (155 Km), is an amazing village in the area. Its fantastic architecture along with its adorable stone houses is going to astonish you. Likewise, incredible Sharekan Terraced Village (40 Km) will charm you with its stair-like architecture. Such a picturesque view of the connected houses! Step on the yard of one house and at the same time be on the roof of another. Wander Sharekan Museum for a deeper experience of everyday life in Sharekan. Then, maximize your joy by lending your ears to the refreshing live traditional music possibly coupled with Uramani dance (optional) at the meeting point of the village, near a 1000-year-old plane tree and a spring. Admire the moving sound of Shemshal, a traditional Kurdish musical instrument. Also be inspired by the mystical music of Daf, an amazing Iranian instrument.


    Then, head to Paveh town (50 Km) and be amazed at how skillfully the inhabitants have built their marvelous town in the form of stairs. At the end of a joyful tour, we will head back to Kermanshah.


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