Chichen Itza
Gebel Berkal

World Heritage Site

for World Heritage Travellers


Traditional Persian wind tower.

The connection belongs to Architecture connections.

Connected Sites

  • Golestan Palace: Emarat Badgir (Building of the Wind Towers)
  • Pearling: At the Shaikh Isa Bin Ali House in Muharraq
  • Persian Garden: Bagh-e Dolat Abad  Link
  • Yazd: Wind-catchers, courtyards, and thick earthen walls create a pleasant microclimate (AB ev)


Do you know of another WHS we could connect to Badgir?

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A connection should:

  1. Not be "self evident"
  2. Link at least 3 different sites
  3. Not duplicate or merely subdivide the "Category" assignment already identified on this site.
  4. Add some knowledge or insight (whether significant or trivial!) about WHS for the users of this site
  5. Be explained, with reference to a source