Heriz is 75 kilometres east of Tabriz to the west and South of Sabalan. Heriz is the biggest and most important of the thirty town and villages of the area which include Gerovan, Mehraban, Bakhshaiash.
Bakhshaish is located in North West Persia in the province of Azerbaijan approx. 30 km North of the city of Heriz.The Bakhshaish rug belongs to the family of Heriz rugs.
The weavers in the village of Bakshaish produce an impressive array of rustic carpets that highlight the region’s history and culture