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SALT LAKE

Varzaneh salt lake is situated in the southwestern part of Gavkhuni wetland and is one of the attractive spots of the town. Local people started mining salt from this area. Some of the neighboring cities and districts get their salt from this area. It is a very glorious experience for tourists to see a completely ...

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VARZANEH DESSERT

Varzaneh dessert is regarded as the gem of Isfahan province due to its shiny sandy hills and is located 105km southeast of Isfahan. This dessert is ranked as one of the most accessible desserts of Iran. The area has natural attractions like Gavkhuni Wetland, Salt Lake and Sand Hills. One of the tourist attractions in ...

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ABBASI MOSQUE

It is built in the Safavid dynasty and is the best example of Islamic architecture. It is registered as a UNESCO world heritage site and is situated in the southern part of Naghsh-e Jahan Square Across from Qeisarie Bazar. The mosaic tiles and the calligraphic inscriptions made it a marvelous site not to ignore. It ...

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NAGHSH-E JAHAN SQUARE

Naghsh-e-Jahan Square is the second biggest square in the world and is situated in the central part of the city. This Square is one of UNESCO's world heritage sites and is surrounded by four other magnificent monuments related to the Safavid dynasty. The Royal Mosque is on the south, Sheikh Lutullah Mosque is on the ...

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SHEIKH LOTFULLAH MOSQUE

This mosque is one of the masterpieces dating back to the Safavid dynasty and is situated on the eastern part of Naghsh-e-Jahan Square. It is constructed by the famous architect named Sheikh Bahaee during the reign of Shah Abbas the first. The Royal Mosque was supposed to be a public one but Sheikh lotfullah is ...

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ALLIQAPU PALACE

The name of this palace is composed of two words; Ali which is an Arabic word meaning GREAT and Qapu which is a Turkish word meaning DOOR. It is another edifice related to the Safavid dynasty and dates back to the early 17th century. The building has six floors and is about 50 meters high. ...

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KHAJU BRIGE

Khaju is one of the oldest bridges in the world. The length of the bridge is about 132 meters and the width is about 12 meters. The bridge served different purposes and has been widely visited by a vast majority of tourists. It was used as a dam and provided irrigation water for the neighboring ...

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33 POL

This bridge is also known as Allahverdi Khan and is among the very famous ones related to the Safavid dynasty. It has two rows of 33 arches and was constructed by Allahverdi Khan who was the chancellor of Shah Abbas the first. Travelers are highly recommended to visit the bridge at night and take walks ...

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