Ali Qapu is a grand palace in the western part of Naqsh-e Jahan Square, one of the main tourist attractions of Isfahan. The name of the palace means “imperial gate” – Ali Qapu stands in front of the two palaces of Safavid Era.
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Ali Qapu Location
How To Get To Ali Qapu
If you are driving, there is a parking on Ostandari Street, next to the western wall of the square, and on the eastern side of Shah Mosque.
You can take a walk from Hasht Behesht Palace and Chehel Sotoun Palace, Si-o-Se-Pol, Bazaar or Historical Bath - all of them are located within walking distance of each other.
If you are staying far from city center or coming from airport or bus station, the closest metro station is Takhti. It is located in 20 minutes walking from the palace.
If you want to use the bus to get to the palace, choose a bus passing one of those two stops - Central Library and Khorshid Hospital.
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