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Address: Esfahan, Iran

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Amazing architecture

This absolutely stunning mosque impressed us very much. No need to write a review really as I assume every visitor to Esfahan will want to see this beautiful complex.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 25 January 2017
Yvonne O
The Netherlands
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The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2017

This absolutely stunning mosque impressed us very much. No need to write a review really as I assume every visitor to Esfahan will want to see this beautiful complex.

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Esfahan, Iran
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

It is regarded as one of the masterpieces of Iranian architecture and an excellent example of Islamic era architecture of Iran. visiting time: 9 AM-12 PM ** one hour close in praying time** 13 PM-16 PM

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Rome, Italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

Have been no less than twice already! Amazing architecture but above all incredibly beautiful tile work!

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Paris, France
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Possibly the second most beautiful mosque in Esfahan after Sheikh Lotfollah, well worth visiting, notably for the beautiful tile work.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016

Your trip to Isfahan wouldn't be completed without visiting this James' Mosque. The complex has one of the most impressive (old) mosque in Iran.

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Boulder, Colorado
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016

Good thing these tiled domed mosques are so beautiful, because even with the scaffolding they are still beautiful, you just kinda have to look some places and ignore others. This mosque is beautiful, scaffolding or no.

Thank Miriahm D
Lower Austria, Austria
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

Pity they've seriously upped the prices for non-Iranians. But it's still worth spending a couple of hours appreciating this place and its atmosphere.

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016

There are several beautiful mosques in Iran, but this one is out this world. It's "1001 Nights" come true, a masterpiece in the history of architecture and a triomphe for Islamic art. This mosque proves that muslim architects were way ahead of their colleques in ancient times.

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Hobart, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2016

Don't miss this attraction another of Iran's beautiful mosques. The telework and architecture are amazing as is the height and breadth of the mosque. I love the way light filters through different points. Well worth a visit.

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 May 2016

It's a spectacular building - large, beautiful and ornate. But it's currently undergoing major renovations (as of April 2016) and so visitors may leave a little unsatisfied. Unfortunately you can't see anything in the main courtyard, but in some parts look up and you will see a beautifully tiled roof. Like many places, entry price for foreigners is 20 000... More 

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