Tabriz has many beauties and historical attractions therefore, it is always one of the top tourist destinations for both domestic and foreign tourists. Tabriz is the capital of East Azerbaijan province and one of the most important metropolises in Iran. If you like to get acquainted with top places to see in Tabriz, continue to accompany us.
Elgoli (formerly called Shah goli), is One of the most famous and popular Places to See in Tabriz. Shah Goli means the pool of the king. Gol in Turkish means pool.
This beautiful place, is located in the southeast of Tabriz, 7 km from the city center. This park dates back to 500 years ago.
Elgoli contain a lake and a nice pavilion. The depth of the lake is 12 meters, and during the year it is full of water and If you are looking for a passing a good afternoon, we suggest you this park.
The Tabriz bazar with an area of one square kilometer, is the world biggest roofed market. This beautiful market is also, registered in the UNESCO world heritage list. Tabriz bazaar were constructed in the 16th century, when the city became the capital city of the Safavid Dynasty.
The blue mosque or Jahan Shah Mosque is another Top Places to See in Tabriz. The unique blue Tiling of this mosque has caused it to be called the turquoise of the Islamic world. This mosque built by Kara Koyunlu rule in the 9th century. The must-see part of this mosque is, its gold and ultramarine ceiling which is unique in its kind.
Arg of Tabriz (Ali Shah castle):
The main building of the citadel dates back to the 8 century. The purpose of the construction was to build a mosque but, due to Collapsing the roof while making and the death of AliShah, Semi-finished was abandoned.
During the war between Iran and Russia in 1804 to 1824 AD, this semi-structured structure became a military wall. Today, the south wall of the citadel, just remains.
This museum is located near the Blue Mosque. There are 1,200 antique objects in the museum, which few of them displayed. The oldest of them belongs to the Iron Age. Azerbaijan Museum is the second Iranian archaeological museum after the National Museum of Tehran.
Maqbarato Shoara (Poets tomb):
Maqbarato Shoara is located in Sorkhab neighborhood and is one of the historical cemeteries of this city. More than 400 poets, mystics and famous figures of Iran and its neighboring countries buried in this cemeteries. Asadi Tusi, is the first poet buried in this complex.
Kandovan is one of the three rocky villages in the world and one of the most beautiful tourist attractions of East Azerbaijan province. This village located at 60 kilometers southwest of Tabriz. Kandovan Village dates back to more than six thousand years ago. The construction of the houses in this village has rocky and cone architecture. Of course, what distinguishes Kandovan from its similar examples, is residence of 117 families within these rocks
Municipal hall and Museum:
Tabriz Municipality Palace is one of the most beautiful old buildings in Tabriz. This building located in the center of the city at the clock Square. This magnificent building, considered as the first and only museum in the history of Iran’s municipalities