A Free Walking Tour in The City of National Heroes

A Free Walking Tour in The City of National Heroes
  • ThemeArchitecture/ UNESCO Heritage/ Religious and Epic/ Eastern Bazaar/ Handicraft
  • CodeIRRS52
  • Duration2 hr(s) and 30 min(s)
  • Best TimeSPRING | SUMMER
    What To Expect

    Wandering in one of the longest covered bazaar of Iran dating back to the ancient eras;

    Exploring the Jame mosque of Tabriz which is the museum of Iranian-Islamic architecture from Seljuk to Qajar eras;

    Visiting the Qajarid house built in 1868.  


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    A Free Walking Tour in The City of National Heroes
    Grand Bazaar of Tabriz
    A Free Walking Tour in The City of National Heroes
    Grand Bazaar of Tabriz
    A Free Walking Tour in The City of National Heroes
    Grand Bazaar of Tabriz
    A Free Walking Tour in The City of National Heroes
    Grand Bazaar of Tabriz
    A Free Walking Tour in The City of National Heroes
    Grand Bazaar of Tabriz
    A Free Walking Tour in The City of National Heroes
    Constitution House of Tabriz (Khaneh Mashrouteh)
    A Free Walking Tour in The City of National Heroes
    Constitution House of Tabriz (Khaneh Mashrouteh)
    A Free Walking Tour in The City of National Heroes
    Constitution House of Tabriz (Khaneh Mashrouteh)
    A Free Walking Tour in The City of National Heroes
    Constitution House of Tabriz (Khaneh Mashrouteh)
    A Free Walking Tour in The City of National Heroes
    Constitution House of Tabriz (Khaneh Mashrouteh)
    A Free Walking Tour in The City of National Heroes
    Constitution House of Tabriz (Khaneh Mashrouteh)
    A Free Walking Tour in The City of National Heroes
    Constitution House of Tabriz (Khaneh Mashrouteh)
    A Free Walking Tour in The City of National Heroes
    Constitution House of Tabriz (Khaneh Mashrouteh)
    A Free Walking Tour in The City of National Heroes
    Jameh Mosque of Tabriz
    A Free Walking Tour in The City of National Heroes
    Jameh Mosque of Tabriz
    A Free Walking Tour in The City of National Heroes
    Jameh Mosque of Tabriz
    A Free Walking Tour in The City of National Heroes
    Jameh Mosque of Tabriz
    A Free Walking Tour in The City of National Heroes
    Jameh Mosque of Tabriz
    A Free Walking Tour in The City of National Heroes
    Jameh Mosque of Tabriz
    A Free Walking Tour in The City of National Heroes
    Jameh Mosque of Tabriz
    A Free Walking Tour in The City of National Heroes
    Jameh Mosque of Tabriz

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    A Free Walking Tour in the City of National Heroes (Tabriz).

    Rich historical and cultural heritage of Tabriz, has made this ancient city the Tourism Capital of Iran in 2018. The route offers you a glimpse into the history of the city from the ancient eras to the 20th century. First, visit the bustling Grand Bazaar, recognized by the UNESCO as a World Heritage Site. This is the longest covered bazaar in the world and the reminiscent of prosperous Silk Road trading in Tabriz. Then, walk to the Jame Mosque, a 12th-century relic from the Seljuk period. The last site would be The Constitution House of Tabriz, a 19th-century splendid house where you can appreciate the unquestionable role of Tabriz in the contemporary history of Iran.   


    Highlights

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    A) Grand Bazaar of Tabriz
    Duration : 1 hr(s)
    Point Type: STARTING

    Grand Bazaar of Tabriz 

    Having located on the Silk Road, the Bazaar of Tabriz continues to function as the most important trade center for both the locals of Tabrizو and the north-western region of Iran. In fact, the long history of the Bazaar can be assumed based on its contribution to the Silk Road. The Bazaar of Tabriz is a notable example of Iranian traditional marketplace, located in the center of Tabriz. It is hard to point out an exact date for the construction of the bazaar, but accounts of travelers date back to as early as the 11th century. It has been visited by many notable travelers such...

    5 MIN(S) BY WALKING
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    C) Jameh Mosque of Tabriz
    Duration : 45 mins
    Point Type: STOP OVER

    Jameh Mosque of Tabriz 

    Jame Mosque of Tabriz, also known as Masjed Jom'a and Jame‘Kabiri, is one of the oldest monuments of Tabriz. Based on available documents, research results of historians and opinion of old informants, this mosque was built during Seljuk era (11th and 12th centuries) and functioned as Masjed-e Jame from its early days. 

    Unfortunately, parts of the mosque, especially some of its arches, were destroyed in an earthquake in 1779. However, the mosque was renovated and turned into its present form by Hossein-Qoli Khan Donbali, one of the governors of Tabriz in the Qajarid ...

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    Cost Info

    Tickets
    • Grand Bazaar of Tabriz free
    • Constitution House of Tabriz (Khaneh Mashrouteh)3 €
    • Jameh Mosque of Tabriz free
    • Destination
    • Transportation Type
    • Transportation Fee---

    Additional Info

    • You can visit the 14th century Arg of Tabriz (Arg-e Alishah), located near the bazaar. Later in the 19th century, this structure became a part of the defensive citadel of Tabriz. 

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