Shiraz Gardens : Shiraz known as the city of flowers and birds in Iran is the most pleasant in Farvardin and Ordibehest (April and May). With its many orange gardens,you can almost smell the scent of spring everywhere in the city.
Spring in Shiraz Gardens
Shiraz has so many beautiful gardens, Eram, Afif Abad, Jahan Nama and Delgosha are just some of them.The particular tree which is planted in these gardens are orange trees and their blooming season is March and April.Shiraz gardens are ornate in different manners with this aromatic trees.In below we are going to introduce some of these gardens where you can visit during your trip to Iran:
One of the most important orange gardens of Shiraz which was built during Qajar dynasty .Most of the miniature paintings of the building was done by Lotf Ali Khan Soratgar the famous miniaturist of that period.
The history of this garden dates back to Sassanid period and is located near Saadi tomb. Almost all of the trees of the garden are citrus specially orange gardens which makes Delgosha garden extremely delightful during the blooming season of orange trees. The garden also has a beautiful pavilion in the center of it.
Maybe one of the most famous Gardens of Iran was built in the late period of Zandieh dynasty.From the point of view of architecture, painting and tile-working is a masterpiece of Qajar period.The two pillars of the building is inspired by Persepolis and on the frontal head of are the paintings of Shahname histories.
Which is also called Golshan is one of the oldest gardens of the city.The architecture is inspired by Acheamenid too and in front of the building is a tile-work showing the crowning of a Sassanid king.
If you choose to travel Iran during March and April you can visit these pleasing garden along with Fin garden in Kashan or Dowlat Abad garden in Yazd.