Palace is a museum complex consisting of about 20 buildings located in Tehran,
Iran. Built in the XVI century and constantly rebuilt until the XIX century.
The palace is considered an architectural and handicraft masterpiece of the
Qajar period in Iran, it combines Persian and Western architectural styles. The
palace-museum of Golestan is conditionally divided into 7 parts, which include
such buildings: the Anthropological Museum, the Diamond Hall, the photography
museum, the portrait gallery, the art gallery, the Shams-ul-Emanekh pavilion
and the Marble Throne Room. In the time of the Safavids, four gardens were
planted around the palace. In 1877, in the best traditions of European
architecture a museum hall was built. June 23, 2013 at the 37th annual session
of the UNESCO Committee on World Heritage in Cambodia, the Golestan Palace was
listed as a world cultural heritage.
Jahan Square is a famous and very beautiful square, located in the historical
center of Isfahan, in the area called Holbach, Iran. The area around the perimeter
is surrounded by buildings - the famous Imam Mosque with the same name (until
1979 - the Shah's Mosque), which was the main mosque of the city, as well as
the Sheikh Lutfalla Mosque (which was a private mosque of the Shah and his
harem, and therefore does not have a minaret), Ali Gapu Palace And the Isfahan
Bazaar. The Imam square is stretched almost 560 meters from north to south, and
has a width of ~ 165 meters from west to east. Today's view of the square was
formed between 1598-1629, when Isfahan became the capital of the Safavid
Empire. The square along with perimeter buildings is included in the UNESCO
World Heritage Site.
- a decorative Persian garden in Shiraz (Iran). The modern look acquired in the
XIX century, but the infrastructure was apparently laid in the XVIII century,
when this object was described by travelers as the "Garden of the
Shah". The Eram Garden is part of the UNESCO World Heritage Site under the
common name of "Persian Gardens".
Cheragh - a mosque and mausoleum in the south of Iran the city of Shiraz. The
Shrine of the Imam Reza brothers - Ahmed and Muhammad. It was built in the 14th
century. The Mausoleum of Twin is one of the most famous places of pilgrimage
of Shiites in Iran. It is located near the New Mosque. The interior is
decorated with pieces of glass that mix with colored plates.
Complex is located in the city of Yazd in Iran. It includes a square on which
there are a bazaar, a mosque, two ponds and teki, dating from the period of the
Timurid rule and making up a single historical composition. The complex is
considered not only the most famous historical monument of Yazd, but also the
most popular tourist place of this city. In fact, to the eponymous square, on
which the complex is located, the main streets of the city converge.
Ali-Sadr Cave -
also known as Ali-Saadr or Ali-Saardam, which means "cold" - the
world's largest water cave, which attracts a huge number of visitors every
year. It is located not far from the village of Ali Sadr with the same name, in
the Shabredraheng, Shah, 100 km north of the city of Hamadan, in western Iran.
The entrance to the cave is located on the slope of the Sari Gia hill, which
contains two caves: Sarab and Subash, which are located respectively at 7 and
11 km from the cave Ali Sadr. The cave contains a large number of lakes of
different sizes, which are connected by tunnels. The area of individual cave
lakes reaches several hundred square meters. The depth of individual sections
reaches 17 meters, and the height of the cave vaults is 15 meters from the
surface of the water. The water in the cave is clean and transparent. Tourists
can travel through the cave only using oars or catamarans. Archaeological
excavations and studies led to the discovery of rock paintings and ancient
dishes, from which it was concluded that the cave was inhabited 12,000 years
Dizin is a
large ski resort in Iran, founded in 1969 and located in the mountains of
Elbrus near Mount Damavand. The resort is officially recognized by the
International Ski Federation as a suitable place for cross-country skiing.
Height 2700 m. In the warm season, the resort is used as the center of the
Grass ski (skiing on the grass). Outside the winter season, the resort is
visited because of the opportunities for hiking, mountain biking and tennis.
The complex consists of two hotels, a villa area with 19 houses and 5
restaurants. For skiers and snowboarders there are 23 trails - their starting
point at an altitude of 2,650 m, and the highest that goes to the elevator is
is the tallest building in Iran. The tower is located in the city of Tehran.
The height of the tower from the base to the end of the spire of the antenna is
435 meters. The "head" of the tower is a large capsule with 12
floors, the roof of which is located at an altitude of 315 meters. Below is the
stairs and elevators.
Rustam is an archaeological zone, located 6 km north of Parsa in Iran. It is
administratively included in the Sharden region of Marvdasht in the province of
Fars, near the town of Marvdasht. About three kilometers separate Naksh-Rustam
from Naksh and-Rajab. The area is famous for rocky terrains and tombs of kings.
The oldest reliefs date back to 1000 BC. E.
pol - a bridge in the Iranian city of Isfahan. Together with Paul's bridges
about Shahrestan and Paul-e-Hajjah, one of three bridges across the Zaanderud
River. The bridge is closed for vehicles. The bridge is a two-story viaduct
built of bricks on stone stilts. Length - 290.4 m, width - 13.5 m. According to
its name (C about its - thirty-three bridges or thirty-three spans) cities has
33 arches. The bridge is covered with two rows of arcades. Wide steps lead to
the covered promenade, stretching for the entire length of the bridge. The
bridge was built in the time of the Safavids and is considered one of the most
outstanding architectural monuments of this era. The bridge was built in 1602
on the orders of Shah Abbas I the Great.