Beautiful Iran

Bisotun

Bisotun

Bisotun world heritage site was a famous place in the history of ancient Iran and south-west Asia with an uninterrupted archeological sequence from pre–history to 20th century AD. Carved on limestone on the Bisotun hillside (southern hillside of Paru Mountain),…
Historic city of Yazd

Historic city of Yazd

The historic city of Yazd, a vast and ancient region dated back with ato several thousand years ago history for several thousand years, is considered as the most extensive, most systematic and most original historical area of Iran and the second…
Tchogha Zanbil

Tchogha Zanbil

Tchogha Zanbil historical region is an ancient city constructed by Elamite king in the 13th century BC. This city was consisted of different parts such as Ziggurat, concentric enclosed walls, entrance gateways, temples, houses, palaces, water disposal facilities and three inner,…
Meidan Emam, Esfahan

Meidan Emam, Esfahan

Historical square of Naqsh-e Jahan, currently known as Meidan Emam is one of the largest, most beautiful and magnificent squares in the world established in a garden named Naqsh-e Jahan (related to Seljuk era) in a rectangle-shaped place commissioned by…
Tabriz Historic Bazaar Complex

Tabriz Historic Bazaar Complex

Known as the largest enclosed complex in Iran and anywhere around the world, Tabriz Historic Bazaar Complex is, as a city block, the most important and completed social organization among Iran bazaars. The complex includes different commercial, religious, cultural, health, sports, hygienic and residential…
Caspian Hyrcanian Forests

Caspian Hyrcanian Forests

Remained from Cenozoic geology and Ice Age due to the northern temperate weather in the region, Hyrcanian forests are a unique forested massif along the southern coast of Caspian Sea, related to Triassic period which was inscribed as the 2nd…
Gonbad-e Qabus

Gonbad-e Qabus

The historical tower of Gonbad-e Qabus is one of the outstanding architectures of the Islamic era dating back to 4th century AD. Despite of limited use of decorating elements, the tower has a harmoniously fortified structure. The tower is the tallest bricktower in…
Sepahsalar Mosque-School

Sepahsalar Mosque-School

Mirza Hossein Khan Sepahsalar, the prime minister of Naser al-Din Shah Qajar, ordered a large school and mosque to be built in the heart of Tehran. The work of constructing this building was continued after his death by his brother,…
Shushtar Historical Hydraulic System

Shushtar Historical Hydraulic System

Shushtar hydraulic system, one of the oldest engineering masterpieces in Iran and the world, has been constructed as an economical-industrial complex in the vicinity of the Shushtar historical area, under Sassanid Empire. This hydraulic system is an interconnected complex of mills, waterfalls, bridges, dams,…
The Persian Gardens

The Persian Gardens

Diversity of designs and exclusive architectural styles in Persian gardens symbolizes the image of Eden with four Zoroastrian elements of sky, earth, water and plants. Persian garden with three certain features and an exclusive design is globally well-known as outstanding example of Persian culture:…
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