Meaning Drip Drip in Farsi, is believed to be the
place where Nikbanu, the Sassanian princess fled in
AD637 after the Arab invasion. Short of water, she
threw here staff at the cliff and water began
Chak Chak attracts thousands of pilgrims for an
annual Zoroastrian festival between 14 and 18 June.
This is the most important Zoroastrian site in Iran,
about 72km northwest of Yazd.
The Pir-e-Sabz Fire Temple cut into the cliff-side
at the top has a wonderfull brass door that's
embossed with the likeness of Zoroaster.