Iran's Tourist Destinations

TOURIST ATTRACTIONS  OF  ESFAHAN

          Esfahann is an ancient city in the center of Iran located about 340 km south of Tehran. Esfahan is the capital of Esfahan Province and the Persians call it "Nesf-e-Jahan", meaning "Half the World". Esfahan is one of the most spectacular cities of Iran from the view point of tourist attractions. There are magnificent monuments, which belong to different periods, fantastic tile- works, the outstanding architecture and ornamentations of the mosques and glorious palaces, the unique  Naghsh-e- Jahan Square, old colorful houses, fascinating bazaars, minarets, beautiful natural attractions of the Zayandeh Rood river, pigeon towers, wonderful old bridges and tourist minded people. Names of some of the most important monuments, in accordance to the date to their construction are as below:

1-     Fire temple

Esfahan Fire temple

2-     Shahrestan Bridge

Esfahan Shahrestan Bridge

3-     Jorjir Mosque’s Portal

Esfahan Jorjir Mosque’s Portal

4-     Jameh Mosque (The Congregational Mosque)  

  Esfahan Jameh Mosque

5-     Minarets of Chehel Dokhtaran, Sareban and Ali

Esfahan  Minarets of Chehel Dokhtaran

6-     Barsian Minaret

Esfahan Barsian Minaret

7-     Shaking Minarets

Esfahan Shaking Minarets

8-     Towghchi Minaret

Esfahan Towghchi Minaret

9- Mausoleums of Ba Ba Ghasem

Esfahan Mausoleums of Ba Ba Ghasem

10- Mausoleum of Sultan Bakht- Agha

Esfahan Mausoleum of Sultan Bakht- Agha

11- Imamzadeh Jafar

Esfahan

12- Pir Bakran

Esfahan

13- Mausoleum of Shahshahan

14- Darbe- Immam

Esfahan Darbe Immam

15- Mausoleum of Harun- e- Velayat

Esfahan

16- Ali Mosque

Esfahan

17- The Immam Square (Naghshe-e-Jahan)

Esfahan The Immam Square (Naghshe-e-Jahan)

18- Chahr- Bagh Avenue

Esfahan Chahr- Bagh Avenue

19- Ali Qapu Palace

Esfahan Ali Qapu Palace

20- Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque

Esfahan Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque

21- Immam Mosque

Esfahan Mosque

22- Sio- se- pol Bridge

Esfahan  Sio- se- pol Bridge

23- Maghsud Beik Mosque

Esfahan

24- Mullah Abdollah Theological School

Esfahan  Mullah Abdollah Theological Schoo

25- Mausoleum of Mir Fendereski

Esfahan

26- Gheisarieh Bazzar (The Grand Bazaar)

Esfahan

27- Bazaar of Art

Esfahan Bazaar of Art

28- Ba Ba Rokn-al-Din Shrine

Esfahan

29- Agha Nur Mosque

Esfahan

30- Chehel Sotun Palace

Esfahan Chehel Sotun Palac

31- Talare Ashraf

Esfahan Talar Ashraf

32- Khaju Bridge

Esfahan  Khaju Bridge

33- Hasht- Behesht Palace

Esfahan Hasht- Behesht Palace

34- Rahim- Khan Mosque  

Esfahan

See Also:

Tehran

Shiraz

Esfahan


Tabriz

Mash'had

Mazandaran


Gilan

Kordestan

Yazd


Persian History

Iranian Culture

Iranian Art


Persian Literature

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