The Isfahan province with the area of 107,027 square km is situated in the center of Iran, it has common border with Qom, Semnan and Fars province, historians has recorded Isfahan as a military city. There are too many sightseeing in Isfahan. There are many buildings with fascinating architectures that are considered as Iranian masterpieces. The history of Isfahan city dates back to Iron Age when Cyrus the great started to unified eastern countries into an empire and has been the capital of this domain for several times. Isfahan is the birth place of many notable people that have achieved significant achievements and brought too many pleasures to Iranians. The people here have Isfahanian dialect. This province has always been famous for its hand waved carpets. This third largest city of Iran includes an international airport which means the arrival and departure can be from this city. People here do not wear traditional clothes but in one of Isfahan province villages named Abiyaneh all the people are wearing local clothes that’s the point made this village a fantastic one.
Isfahan province main cities
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Isfahan also known as Nesfe –jahan which means the half of the word is situated on the north to south and east to west main routes of Iran, This historical city was the capital of Iran for 2 times. Isfahan is a city of ancient history .it is considered to be one of the most beautiful cities in the world. Iṣfahan first thrived by the Saljoghiyan and then by the Ṣafavid dynasty. Isfahan has been built along Zayandehrood which source is from Zagros Mountains in Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari Province. People have always lived here on the banks of Zayandehrood River since thousands of years ago. In Isfahan you can seek as much as historical buildings you like and most of them date back to safavid dynasty; because this city is one of the most important symbols in architectural world
Here we want to make you famailar with Isfahan attractions
Naghshe jahan square
Also known as Imam square, this historical square is situated at the city centre of Isfahan, Constructed at 1598,naghshe jahan square has an important role in attracting tourists , and also is one of UNESCO's World Heritage Sites. It’s considered a complex because it includes: Grand bazaar (where you can find Isfahan handcrafts), Ali qapu, Imam Mosque, Sheikh loft Allah mosque. All in one place .
It’s an historical bridge across the Zayandehrood River in Isfahan province; it dates back to safavid dynasty about 1650.This historical bridge serves as both a bridge, and a dam.
Sio -se -pol
Sio se pol also known as allah Verdi khan bridge is the longest bridge among the eleven bridges of Zayandehrood. One of the masterpieces of safavid dynasty.
Vask cathedral is located at the Jolfa area the Armenian area of Isfahan. It was constructed at 1606, dedicated to thousands of Armenian people. Here is an interesting area that is really worth to visit.
Chehel soton means forty columns is a pavilion building located at the centre of a park at the heart of the Isfahan city dates back to safavid dynasty built by Shah abbas ll. This garden is among the UNICEF word heritage.
The Monar Jonban is a building consisting of two historical minarets located in Isfahan. It is constructed in the 14th century as the cover of Amu Abdollah Soqla grave. Its remarkable feature is that if one of the minarets is shaking, the other minaret will shake too.