Hasht Behesht Palace

Hasht Behesht Palace, Isfahan

Hasht Behesht Palace   Hasht Behesht meaning “Eight Paradises” is a Safavid era palace in Isfahan, Iran. It was protected by Iran’s Cultural Heritage Organization in 1669. More than forty mansions which existed in Isfahan during the rule of Safavids, this is the only one left today. The shape of the mansion is octagonal with […]

Varzaneh Desert in Isfahan

Varzaneh Desert in Isfahan

Varzaneh Desert Varzaneh Desert in Isfahan : Varzaneh Desert is known to the zone of the western margin of the Gavkhoni wetland, which covers an area of over 17,000 hectares of windy sands in Iran. Hills are one hundred meters high and approximately thirty kilometers wide and stretches from the Gavkhoni wetland to the city […]

Mesr Desert

Mesr Desert

 Mesr Mesr desert is in the far east of Isfahan that is in Central Iran. It is basically 420 km far from Isfahan city, and 371 km far from Yazd. Mesr is a desert and also an oasis located in the central desert of Iran, (Dashte-Kavir). The central mountain ranges of Iran which are predominantly isolated oasis type mountains which […]

Garmeh Village

Garmeh village

Garmeh Garmeh village is a wonderful place to walk around and the mountains behind Garmeh are great to climb . The guesthouse(Ateshooni) has loads of character, as does the owner! It’s quite a drive from the closest big towns (Yazd/Esfahan) but visiting the little towns in between made it an interesting journey. During Iran visitors […]

isfahan Bazaar

Isfahan Bazaar

Isfahan Bazaar isfahan Bazaar  is a historical market in Isfahan, Iran, and one of the oldest and largest bazaars in the Middle East, which is dated back to Saljuqid and Safavid era and is the longest roofed market in the world. Isfahan bazaar has destroyed several times and rebuilt again at 17th century. It links […]

Khaju Bridge

Khaju Bridge Iran has a long historical record, and Khaju Bridge is a bridge in the province of Isfahan, Iran, which has been described as the finest in the province. The tourist spots and hot destinations such as Khaju Bridge are also gaining good attention The Khaju Bridge is a very famous bridge. It is […]

Jolfa Street

Jolfa Street in Isfahan

Jolfa Street Isfahan   Jolfa Street is located in Isfahan  .This historical street is an Armenian quarter near the Vank cathedral .It is built by Shah Abbas I, In Safavid dynasty. Historians believe that, Julfa were famous for their silk trade, Shah Abbas treated the population well and hoped that their resettlement in Isfahan would be beneficial to […]

Ali Qapoo Palace

Ali Qapoo Palace

 Ali Qapoo Palace there is an  palace in Isfahan which made by Shah Abbas I, in the Safavid period, led from the west side of the present Maidan-e Imam to the park the Shah called Naqsh-e Jahan, the Image of the World, that name is Ali Qapoo palace. Ali Qapoo palace has about Forty eight […]

Naqsh-e Jahan Square

Naqsh-e Jahan Square of Isfahan

Naqsh-e Jahan Square Naqsh-e Jahan Square : is a square situated at the center of Isfahan city, Iran. Constructed between 1598 and 1629, it is now an important historical site, and one of UNESCO’s World Heritage Sites. It is 160 metres (520 ft) wide by 560 metres (1,840 ft) long[2] (an area of 89,600 square […]

Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque of Isfahan

Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque of Isfahan

Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque : Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque built in Safavid Empire in starting 1603 and finishing 1610, and is one of the architectural masterpieces of Iranian architecture, standing on the eastern side of Naghsh-i Jahan Square, Esfahan, Iran Shaykh Bahai built this mosque during the reign of Shah Abbas I of Persia. This beautifully decorated […]