Monday, April 2, 2018

D-7 Isfahan, Iran 2018 (Part 2)



I paid an admission fee of 200,000 Rials (Euro$3.45) each to enter the 3 premier tourist sites in Naghsh-e Jahan Square, Isfahan ie Ali Qapu Palace, Iman (Shah) Mosque & Sheik Lotfollah Mosque. Lovely to see & admire these ancient buildings - a pride of Iran ! 

1) Ali Qapu Palace, Naghash-e Jahan Square - built for Shah Abbas, completed in 16th century, has a music room & a verandah overlooking the square's fountains - admission fee 200,000 Rials (Euro$3.45)


2) Panoramic view of Naghsh-e Jahan Square from the top floor of Ali Qapu Palace



3) Iman (Shah) Mosque, Naghash-e Jahan Square - Admission Fee 200,000 Rials (Euro$3.45) - built in the 17th century, the dome & minarets are covered with tiles & calligraphy. 












4) Sheik Lotfollah Mosque, Naghash-e Jahan Square - Admission fee 200,000 (Euro$3.45) -the most beautiful mosque in the world, known for its intricate tiling. 



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