These are named as, the Safeh peak with an elevation of 2,232 m. The Shakooh peak rising to a height of 2,418 m. Kolah Qazi with an altitude of 2,534 m. Dez Qala at 3,251 m. Yakh Ab with an elevation of 2,288 m. Deez Ab at 2,678 m. and Garm Abad rising to an elevation of 3,359 m. amongst others.
Isfahan, historically also rendered in English as Ispahan, Sepahan, Esfahan or Hispahan, is the capital of Isfahan Province in Iran, located about 340 kilometres (211 miles) south of Tehran.Isfahan is the second most populous metropolitan area in Iran after Tehran. The counties of Isfahan, Borkhar, Najafabad, Khomeynishahr, Shahinshahr, Mobarakeh, Falavarjan, Tiran o Karvan, Lenjan and Jay all constitute the metropolitan city of ...read more about Isfahan
Chehel Sotoun Palace – Isfahan
One of the urban plans of the First Safavid Shah Abbas after selecting Isfahan as his capital city was to construct the beautiful Chaharbagh Street and several gardens around it, which w designed by Sheikh Bahai in a wide area called ...
Portal of Jurjir – Isfahan
This portal is owned by “Kafi al-Kafah” Mosque (owner of Ismail Ibn Ibad, one of the famous ministers of Deilami kingsat fourth Hijri century) which was taken out of mud walls and repaired in Mordad 1335.This portal is historically and ...
Imamzadeh Ahmad – Isfahan
This Imamzadeh comprises of a mausoleum and porches to the south and west. There is a black slab in one piece to the length of 3 m. fixed at the entrance and below the wooden latticed worked window. This black stone was apparently an idol in ...
Hakoop Church – Isfahan
This is the very first Armenian Church in the territory of Esfahan, and was constructed in 1065 AH, after the Armenians immigrated to this vicinity.At present this church is located in the courtyard of the St. Mary's Church.
Imamzadeh Esmaeil – Isfahan
The said Imamzadeh is located alongside the ancient Shaaya mosque. This structure comprises of an entrance, porch, courtyard and a beautiful large brick dome. It is a fine example of architecture and adornments of the Saljuqi era.
Dovecotes – Isfahan
Dovecotes or such turrets are in plenty in the agricultural vicinities of Esfahan. These have been built with the purpose of collecting the excreta of these birds. The turrets are topped with domes with crevices so as to facilitate the access and ...
Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque – Isfahan
Sheikh Lotf Allah Mosque is one of the spectacular historical monuments of Isfahan in Safavid period, which is an acknowledged masterpiece of tile-work and architecture.The colors and patterns used in the skilled tile-work of the mosque's dome ...
Music Museum – Isfahan
In a leafy street in an older neighborhood of Julfa in Isfahan (Iran's main tourist town), away from the historic market square in the world and famous Isfahan, the new museum music welcomes you.This small museum is actually "a romance to the ...