about kashan

Bazaar Bazaar of Kashan is an old Bazaar in the center of the city of Kashan, Iran. It is thought to have been built In the Seljuk era with renovation during the Safavid period. The Bazaar has a famous architecture, especially at its Timche ye Aminod Dowleh section, where a ground light well was built...

about kashan

10Feb

Bazaar

Bazaar of Kashan is an old Bazaar in the center of the city of Kashan, Iran. It is thought to have been built In the Seljuk era with renovation during the Safavid period. The Bazaar has a famous architecture, especially at its Timche ye Aminod Dowleh section, where a ground light well was built in the 19th century Bazaar is a very beautiful place surrounded by big and comftable caravanserais. You can find old carpets , gilims and even small wooden doors. Nice place to sit and have a cup of tea.

Fin garden

Fin garden  located in kashan,Iran is one of the most beautiful and historical Persian garden. It contains Kashan s Fin Bath, where Amir Kabir, the Qajarid chancellor, was murdered by an assassin sent by king Nasereddin shah in 1852. Completed in 1590 the Fin garden is the oldest extant garden In Iran. Good for walking and seeing on chairs below old trees and see pool and bathroom and old parts of Persian civilization.

 

Aghabozorg mosque    

A historical mosque in kashan, Iran. The mosque was built in the late 18th century by master Mimar Ustad Haj Saban Ali, the mosque and theological school (madrasah)is located in the center of kashan. It was here where Ustad Ali Maryam as a pupil started his career as a brilliant architect. Aghabozorg mosque has been always peaceful place for every body where mostly go. A very neat and quiet place with no sing o luxurious designs, but a master piece of simplicity. The architecture of a mosque is shaped  most strongly by the regional traditions of the time and place where it was built. By the way you don’t have to pay for visiting this beautiful mosque.

Abyaneh                                                                                                                                           

Abyaneh is a beautiful village in Barzrud Rural District in the central district of Natanz country. Isfahan province Iran. At the 2006 census its population was 305 in 160 families. characterized by a peculiar reddish hue, the village is one of the oldest in Iran, attracting numerouse native. And foreign tourists year round , especially during traditional feasts and ceremonies. The dialect of the people of Abyaneh has preserved some characteristics of the middle Persian language of the Sassanian prsia. An Abyanaki woman typically wears a white long scarf(covering shoulders and upper trunk)which has a colourful pattern and an under knee skirt. Abyanaki people have persistently maintained this traditional costume.

 

Tabatabaei House

The Tabatabaei House is a for the affluent Tabatabaei family. It is one of the prominent historic houses of Kashan, together with the House , the Borujerdi House , and others.

The Tabatabaei House was designed by Ustad Ali Maryam , who later designed the nearby Borujerdi House and it has been restored. It covers nearly 5,000 square meters and includes 40 rooms, four courtyards, four basements, three windcatchers, and gardens.It consists of the biruni (“exterior”, the public area) and andaruni (“interior”, the private quarters) features of Iran traditional residential architecture and is decorated with stone relief, stucco, and stained glass.

A historic house museum is a house that has been transformed into a museum. Historic furnishings may be displayed in a way that reflects their original placement and usage in a home. Historic house museums are held to a variety of standards, including those of the international of council museum.

Niasar

Niasar waterfall is located not far from the city of Kashan. The place is a natural resort with magnificent view and there is also a unique underground temple. . A good place to go to buy local herbal extracts.Niasar is a small town to have a relaxing time going picnic,eating there with your relatives and friends. Niasar is very famous for the industry of producing all different kinds of water flowers and specially rose water and different kind of pickles. You can also have some souvenir made of ceramic. Lots of stairs among trees and local shops make it unique and a must visit.