Tabriz, Cathedral Birthplace of Ilkhanate & Safavid Kingdom
Tabriz is designed to captivate you with eminent clues about fundamental points of contemporary history of Persia, which thrived on the basis of Sufism order by Safavid kings in Tabriz. Experience Unesco World Heritage in terms of embracing stunning glories in the largest Roofed Bazaar of the world, where amaze you with all tangible cultural facts such as architecture and handicrafts next to intangible ones in traditional shopping stores.
Blue Mosque, a witness to the history of the city since pre-Safavid to Pahlavi dynasty, where blue tiles at the grand entrance Iwan caused the name of the monument. Most parts of the building destroyed in a late earthquake, but famous architects reconstructed the majesty of the mosque during Pahlavi dynasty.
Tabriz Grand Bazaar (Tabriz Historic Bazaar) with its spectacular structure that include many sub-Bazaars as the largest roofed Bazaar in the world, which confirmed itself as a cultural, economical and political center of the city since Safavid Dynasty to present era.
Azerbaijan Museum which takes you to a journey through history by visiting archaeological finds dated back to 5000 B.C to Sassanid era, then Islamic seals and coins.
Constitution House of Tabriz as it was a prominent pivot of revolutionary communities, which is built by an eminent architect Mr. Haj Vali Me’mar, during Qajar dynasty. The house, where is a museum of revolutionary activists sculptures and their legacies such as letters and weapons, was a center for leaders declaration during Constitutional Revolution in Qajar era.
How to Get There
Tabriz International Airport (TBZ).
Drive 10 km to the city center.
When to Visit
Tabriz is alongside of Zagros Mountain Range and close to Sabalan summit, so the climate is cold in winter, but cool in spring and summer. The most suitable periods to visit the masterpieces are the middle of March to the end of June and the beginning of September to the end of November.
How to Visit
Take a walking journey alongside the Shahnaz Street to visit identifying lifestyle of Turkish people, then walk around Shahrdary (Municipality) Square to have a look at peculiar architecture of the buildings, after that walk into the Bazaar to feel the passion of life in Tabriz. Lets have a walk around El Goli Garden to experience a relaxing evening in its beauty.
Tabriz, Birthplace of Ilkhanate & Safavid Kingdom
08:00 A.M – 04:00 P.M 500.000 IRR
Tabriz Grand Bazaar,
08:00 A.M – 06:00 P.M 500.000 IRR
Tabriz Grand Bazaar (Tabriz Historic Bazaar),
08:00 A.M – 07:00 P.M Free of Charge
09:00 A.M – 06:00 P.M 500.000 IRR
Constitution House of Tabriz,
08:00 A.M – 07:00 P.M 200.000 IRR
Note: Due to especial holidays the sites would be closed.
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