Kandovan (also spelled Candovan) is a tourist village in the province of East Azarbaijan, near Osku and Tabriz, Iran. Its fame is due to its troglodyte Some of the houses are at least 700 years old and are still inhabited.
The caves homes of Guyaju (Guyaju meaning, ancient cliff dwelling) are about northwest of Beijing, China. They were occupied during China's Tang Dynasty (AD by the Xiyi people. With over 100 homes carved in to the hillside, Guyaju is an extr
Troglodyte village in IRAN 700 years old - In the north west of Iran at the foot of Mount Sahand in Kandovan, The villagers live in cave homes carved out from the volcanic rock. The age of some houses is more than 700 years.