Bishapoor

Bishapoor, Kazeroon

Bishapoor   Bishapoor,  was an ancient city on the ancient road between Persis and Elam in Sasanid Persia. The road linked the Sassanid capitals Estakhr (it is very close to Persepolis) and Ctesiphon. It is located south of modern Faliyan in the Kazerun County of Pars Province, Iran. Bishapur was built near a river crossing […]

Ali ebn e Hamzeh holy shrine

Ali ebn e Hamzeh holy shrine, Shiraz

Ali ebn e Hamzeh holy shrine Ali ebn e Hamzeh holy shrine:  Built in the 19th century over the tomb of Amir Ali, a nephew of Shah e Cheragh who also died here while en route to Khorasan to help Imam Reza, this shrine is the latest of several earlier incarnations destroyed by earthquakes. Highlights […]

Khan school

Khan School

Khan School of Shiraz Khan School is placed in Shiraz. This school was constructed by Allah Verdi Khan and his son in the Shah Abbas period. This monument, which used to be a theological school, has been restored several times. Madrese e-khan is located in downtown of Shiraz. The building is full of balance, Islamic […]

Persepolis in shiraz, Iran

Persepolis in shiraz, Iran

Persepolis Persepolis in shiraz, Iran Persepolis in shiraz  Iran Persepolis in shiraz, Iran The ceremonial capital of the Achaemenid Empire is Persepolis, located in 60 km northeast of the city of Shiraz in Fars Province, Iran. Persepolis with its 2500 Years history is one of the most important sites in Iran which is registered to UNESCO […]

Tomb of Hafez

Tomb of Hafez

Tomb of Hafez    Tomb of Hafez: Khwāja Shams-ud-Dīn Muhammad Hāfez-e Shīrāzī, one of the great sonneteer in Iran, Shiraz, known by Hafez, because of memorizing all the Qoran, was born in 18th century. He has most beautiful poems about Love and beloved, wine and the pains because of beloved’s separation. Hafeziyeh the name of […]

Saadi Tomb

Tomb of Saadi in shiraz

Tomb of Saadi   Saadi Tomb    Saadi is one of the prominent poets in Shiraz, Iran lived in 13th century. He is not only well-known in Persian language countries, but also famous in western sources too, because of his two famous books, Golestan in Prose and Boostan in verse. Saadi always has a lot of […]

Zandiyeh Complex Shiraz

Zandiyeh Complex in Shiraz

Zandiyeh Complex Zandiyeh Complex Shiraz : This complex which is related to Zandiyeh period is one the most popular architectural complex of Zand dynasty. It includes:  Arg e Karim Khan (Karim Khan Citadel), Vakil Bath, Vakil Mosque and Vakil Bazaar. Karim khan Citadel: The Karim Khan citadel is located in the north-east of Shiraz that […]

eram-garden

Eram Garden in shiraz

Eram Garden Eram Garden is one of the most beautiful and a monumental garden which is registered in UNESCO World Heritage Committee in Shiraz. Eram means Paradise and refers to a part of heaven. It is located along the northern shore of Khoshk river in Shiraz. This garden’s history goes back to Saljuqy Period (A.D.1038-1194), […]

Sepidan Tang-e Tizab

Tang-e Tizab in Sepidan

Sepidan Tang-e Tizab : Tang-e Tizab is a natural resort in Sepidan the water of which is supplied by Sepidan and Yasuj Mountains in Iran. It is a passway of Bashar river branches in a distance of 20 Km from northwest of Sepidan. Various species of native fish can be seen in the water of […]

Quran Gate in Shiraz

Quran Gate in Shiraz

Special Gate of Shiraz Quran Gate in Shiraz : This gate is located in the entrance of the Shiraz. Quran Gate in Shiraz Quran Gate situated in Northeast of the Shiraz located at the entrance of this city is another major site in Shiraz. During Deilamian, in the middle of Tang-e-Allaoakbar, at Babakouhi Mountain and Chehel […]