Kashan is a city in the province of Esfahan, Kashan is well-known for rose products, rose water, herbal essences, historical houses with great architecture, delicious foods and welcoming people. If you are in Kashan in fall and winter after that do not miss the desert near Kashan.here are some of the places you should visit on your travel to Kashan.
A perfect example of the Persian garden, Fin garden is one of the best examples of a Persian garden, inside the garden, there is a bath which is very important it is the place that Amir Kabir Vizier (prime minister) during the rule of Qajar murdered by the order of Naseredin Shah Qajar.
The garden is full of old cypress trees and the irrigation that water circulates by pipes old but efficient.
A part of an ancient city that is 7000 years old with the oldest Ziggurat. The site is under excavation and you can see the objects found in Sialk hill.
A house in which the owner was a rich merchant in the old part of the city of Kashan. Colorful glass windows painted walls and experience of the wind tower in the house.
It makes weather during summer cooler. other Persian residential architectures are visible in the house, like Biruni and Andaruni. Biruni was the area for the servants.
A migrated trading family built the house. It is more than 100 years old, a great artwork built by a couple of workers, architects, and master painters.
what all of these houses have in common is these traders have their meetings or invitations on their houses. So they tried to build the house bigger and more beautiful than another one to show off their richness.
Abbasian is a great example of a residential house in Kashan they built the house in the late 18th century. the house was the property of a famous cleric.
the Abbasi house has six courtyards, would fit the needs of different families. One of the chambers has a ceiling designed with colorful mirror pieces. Secret passageways also built into the house designed to use in an emergency. There is also a teahouse in the house which is great for lunch and have some drinks on your travel to Kashan.
There is also a teahouse in the house which is great for lunch and have some drinks on your travel to kashan.
the house was the property of a famous cleric. the Abbāsi house has six courtyards, would fit the needs of different families. One of the chambers has a ceiling designed with colorful mirror pieces. Secret passageways also built into the house designed to use in an emergency. There is also a teahouse in the house which is great for lunch and have some drinks on your travel to Kashan.
Amerian is a traditional house in Kashan built in the mid 19th century during the Qajar era, the house is one of several large spectacular old houses in the central district of Kashan.
Like the other houses around it, it re-built after Kashan ravaged by a series of massive earthquakes in the 18th century. The house is now a public museum.
7.Agha Bozorg house
It is a historical mosque in Kashan, Iran. The mosque was built in the late 18th century by master-Mimar Ustad Haj Shaaban-Ali, the mosque and theological school (madrasah) are located in the center of Kashan. It was here where Ustad Ali Maryam as a pupil started his career as a brilliant architect.
8.Sultan Amir Ahmad bath
A local bath which is now a museum near historical houses is a great museum with colorful tiles and a fantastic area to visit different parts of an old bath. What makes it unique is the roof with great shapes surprises you.
The bazaar is a great place in each city to see locals’ everyday lives and buy souvenirs to go shopping on your travel to Kashan. Kashan Bazaar is a traditional bazaar in the heart of the city of Kashan go shopping in your free time during the day or evening.
There are several deserts near Kashan where you enjoy doing some adventure like camel riding and drive SUV, Maranjab is one the most beautiful desert in Iran, you can also visit the salt lake and Abbasi Caravanserai, the best time to visit desert is fall and winter.
11.Noush Abad/ Ouyi underground city
Noush Abad is a town 15 Km far from Kashan, one guy was digging the ground and accidentally found the underground city. when the enemies attacked the town citizens used to hide in there.
During your visit, the museum guides explain the story of the underground city, great air circulation system in several canals is one the most interesting part of the city.there is also water storage that you can go downstairs and visit it.
Abyane is a very famous mountainous reddish hue village near Kashan, Abyaneh is about 80 Km far from Kashan you can go there on your way to Esfahan. The locals wear colorful clothes women wear a white long scarf with colorful patterns and an under knee skirt. The men wear black loose pants that have different patterns showing that they are single or married!
Near Fin Garden and Qamsar and Niyasar which are two small towns near Kashan, on your travel to Kashan, you can get rose water and its products which are Kashan’s souvenirs. during your trip to pay for the touristy sites sometimes you are only allowed to pay by debit cards in this case if you do not have DaricPay Iran Travelcard you should ask someone else do it for you. According to our user’s comments in trust pilot, DaricPay Iran Travelcard is a must-have during your trip to Iran, Pay like a local by DaricPay Debit card. Kashan is a must on your 2 weeks Iran travel itinerary.