Category: Kashan

Travel to Ancient Kashan, Iran, the Niasar Fire Temple
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October 8, 2017October 8, 2017

Travel to Ancient Kashan, Iran, the Niasar Fire Temple

­The ancient Niasar Fire Temple is located on a high 1,700 meter cliff bed named Talar-e Niasar. It also happens to be right next to a natural water spring with the same name. The structure of the Niasar Fire Temple is made is from stone blocks, held by plaster and mortar. The stones are known...

The Top Five Destinations of Kashan
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July 8, 2017November 1, 2017

The Top Five Destinations of Kashan

Introduction For Most Beautiful Places In Iran With footprints tracing over 9,000 years’ worth of inhabitance, the desert city of Kashan in the Isfahan Province, is one of Iran’s most ancient and historical cities. This ancient center of civilization features one of the world’s oldest ziggurats (TAPPEH-YE SIALK) and is host to a plethora of...

THE SPECTACULAR MARANJAB DESERT
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June 7, 2017June 7, 2017

THE SPECTACULAR MARANJAB DESERT

Just 50km away from Kashan, travellers seeking a truly authentic desert with huge sand dunes, a famous caravanserai and a breathtaking night sky will be happy to find the Maranjab Desert or Kavir-e Maranjab. Visitors of this hot and isolated desert usually stay for one or more nights. If you’ve ever been to a desert...

THE LIVING LEGEND OF ABYANEH VILLAGE
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May 28, 2017May 26, 2017

THE LIVING LEGEND OF ABYANEH VILLAGE

A part of the rich Isfahan Province in central Iran, this unique little red village has countless Iranian and foreign tourists and travellers visiting, to adore its presence, all year round. Being at least a couple thousand years old, this picturesque village features many phenomenal sites and views waiting to be captured. Architecturally, it is...

DAZZLINGLY THE LAVISH BORUJERDI HOUSE
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March 22, 2017June 4, 2017

DAZZLINGLY THE LAVISH BORUJERDI HOUSE

The word ‘house’ in Borujerdi House is very much an understatement in describing this dazzlingly lavish mansion; built in 1857, Kashan, it took 18 years to complete this masterpiece of traditional Persian residential architecture. Aside from being sturdy, the Borujerdi House’s foundation is quite a romantic one as well. It was built by Ostad Ali...

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