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Naqshe Jahan Square(Shah Square)

sepah st, imam hossein square, 4 bagh st, isfahan, Iran, Esfahan, Iran
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Dried up river

Nice bridge but unfortunately the river dried up as it was dammed up river. Nice spot to chill in... read more

Reviewed today
billchia
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Beautiful... take your time to wander through the bazaar

So much to take in as you enter the square: four beautiful mosques on each side of the square with... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Debra H
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London, United Kingdom
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Also known as Isfahan Royal Square, a huge open area built in the 17th century is adorned by impressive mosques, fountains and bazaar.
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sepah st, imam hossein square, 4 bagh st, isfahan, Iran, Esfahan, Iran
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Reviewed today via mobile

Nice bridge but unfortunately the river dried up as it was dammed up river. Nice spot to chill in the shadow and to people watch.

Thank billchia
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

So much to take in as you enter the square: four beautiful mosques on each side of the square with the grand fountains in the middle, and that's not counting the hundred or so little shops running along the perimeter of the square! I would...More

Thank Debra H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was nice hanging out freely in the square with locals. Just be there, walking or biking. Enjoying ice cream while listen to Syiah preacher on the stage telling story to children (I assumed, as its all in Persian, while kids jumping and clapping all...More

Thank Rizqan A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is very nice attraction. Don't miss it when you are in Iran. You will need half a day to visit. It is one of the best places I ever visited.

Thank Ibrahim N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The square itself is very pleasant and is surrounded by the bazaar. Furthermore you have the various mosques to visit nearby

Thank Janet C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wide expanse of green and shallow water flanked by mosques and a palace. It is worth watching the people in their black or colourful gear. Take a ride on the horse and buggy to save your feet. Note that the climb to the top of...More

1  Thank strudel16
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of the most attractive squares all around the world, is a perfect collection of traditional iranian architecture. Traditional Bazar, mosques, palace and " Ghahveh- khaneh" (coffeehouse). It is highly recommended to ride with the Droshky (horse and buggy). There you could also buy traditional...More

Thank mohammad ali s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We met always very friendly People. In Hotel, Exhibition and on the Street. The immigration at The Airport worked slow but was friendly as well. Not enough offers in the DUTY FREE.

Thank hchehimi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

very nice and old square in heart of Isfahan with shop around of square with kind of Iranian handy craft

Thank Mehdi P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This square is a central focus for tourist visits to Esfahan as it is the location of a number of major sites. We spent two half days there and this amount of time is needed if you are to see what is on offer. The...More

Thank J0anned568
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