Jan. 1, 2019, 8:25 a.m.
Sultan Amir Ahmad Bathhouse Also known as the Qasemi Bathhouse, Sultan Amir Ahmad bathhouse (Hammam-e Sultan Amir Ahmad) is a traditional public bathhouse constructed in the 16th century, during the Safavid era. In an area of around 1000 square meters, this bathhouse consists of two main parts: the sarbineh (dressing
Jan. 1, 2019, 8:07 a.m.
Bazar is located in the center of Kashan with its famous and fantastic mudbrick architecture, especially at its Timche-ye Amin od-Dowleh with the structure of a caravanserai in which a grand light well was built in the 19th century, dates back to the Seljuk era with renovations during the Safavid period. In the bazaar's complex, there are several mosques, tombs, caravanserais, arcades, baths, and water reservoirs beside the main bazaar.
Jan. 1, 2019, 6:42 a.m.
The Meydan Mosque Meydan is another historical mosque in Kashan, Iran. It is located in the southern side of the Sang-e Ghadimi square and beside the Bazaar of Kashan. It is one of the oldest structures in Kashan. The primary structure belonged possibly to the seljuq era,. A quotation for...
Jan. 1, 2019, 6:09 a.m.
This mosque is the oldest historical structure in Kashan. Its only brick minaret is located in its southeastern corner. On the bottom part of the minaret, there is a kufic inscription made by embossed brick. On the inscription, it is mentioned the construction date of the minaret, which is 1074 AD. The minaret is the third oldest minaret in Iran, which has an inscription.
Dec. 31, 2018, 10:17 a.m.
Sialk Hills or Tappeh Sialk is a large ancient archeological site located in a distance of 4 Km from the west of Kashan and close to Fin Garden. Archeologically, it is divided to northern and southern mounds (hills). The former is older and dates back to the end of the seventh millennium BC and the latter corresponds to the fifth millennium and the beginning of the fourth millennium BC. The Sialk ziggurat was built around the 3000 BC and the archeological research verify that the settlements ...
Nov. 20, 2018, 9:31 a.m.
Kashan is a city in Isfahan province of Iran with a population of about 396,987 in 90,828 families based on the 2017 census. The altitude of the city is approximately 940m above the sea level and its climate is dry with extremely hot summers and very cold winters that can be explained by the existence of adjacent Dasht-e-Kavir (northern desert of Iran). It is also known for Maranjab Desert and Caravanserai located near the Namak Lake (or salt lake).