Unesco Heritage

Isfahan, Perso-Islamic Heritage

Isfahan, Persia

Discovering the eminence of Isfahan creativity in urban characteristics, which fascinate you with streets covered with tall trees, leafy sidewalks and unifying and coherent structures such as pavilions, citadels, mansions, bathes and sacred places, prove that Persian architecture is a formation of a conscious act.

Sheikh Lotf Allah Mosque

Naqsh-e Jahan Square (Median Emam)is a Masterwork of chief architect Sheikh Bahaee, which include Sheikh Lotf Allah Mosque with the genius interior and exterior decoration of the dome which used to be a royal mosque dedicated to Shah Abbas Safavid, Shah Mosque, which depicts Persian architecture in the Islamic era, by consisting of iwans, domes, tilling and supreme engineering of a voice echoing, and Ali Qapu Palace which could be called as a gallery of art in terms of music, painting and decoration in an acoustic structure.

Naqsh-e Jahan Square

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Isfahan Jameh Mosque (Masjed-e Jame Isfahan), a unique practice of designing a holy place by renovation and reconstruction a mosque which is one of the oldest one in Persia.

Ghalamzani

Fin Garden, which depicts a genuine Persian garden, telling us stories about the contemporary era from murdering Amir Kabir to present.

Isfahan Jameh Mosque

Tourists always amaze with weaving houses of Kashan with a very unique kind of Persian rug which is mostly found by cotton or pure silk and the texture is usually tight with vegetable dyes to place freshness and softness into the Kashan rugs as UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage which are mainly decorated with red, blue, indigo or ivory colours.

Kashan Rugs

How to Get There

By Plain:

Isfahan International Airport (IFN).

Drive 27 km to the city center.

When to Visit

Isfahan is located in the central area of Persia, so the climate is mostly moderate and pleasant to tale walks alongside of the streets since the beginning of March to the end of April and at the end of September to the end of November.

How to Visit

Explore Isfahan by walking across its streets especially Chaharbagh St. to feel the beauty of urbanism and artistic view of history. Let’s walk in Julfa area to Indulge yourself into Armenian part of the city with their cosy cafe and architectural masterpieces.

Visit

Isfahan, Perso-Islamic Heritage

 

Hours                                     Pricing

Isfahan Jameh Mosque (Masjed-e Jame Isfahan),

06:00 A.M – 08:00 P.M                                             500.000 IRR

Note: Closed During Praying Time.

Naqsh-e Jahan Square (Median Emam),

24 Hours                                                                 Free of Charge

Sheikh Lotf Allah Mosque,

09:00 A.M – 05:00 P.M                                          500.000 IRR

Shah Mosque (Imam Mosque),

09:00 A.M – 11:00 A.M                                          500.000 IRR

01:00 A.M – 04:15 A.M

Ali Qapu Palace,

09:00 A.M – 05:00 P.M                                          500.000 IRR

Chehel Sotoon Palace (Bagh-e Chehel Sotun),

09:30 A.M – 05:00 P.M                                             500.000 IRR

Fin Garden,

09:00 A.M – 04:30 P.M                                               500.000 IRR

Note: Due to especial holidays the sites would be closed.

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