Welcome to Kashan
What to do in Kashan?
Kashan is a city what’s common on the route of travelers who are on their way to Isfahan and probably Yazd hereinafter. Kashan is a traditional Iranian city with many sights, stories and surrounding attractive villages to discover. Visit the traditional houses, especially Tabatabai, Brujerdi, Ameri and Abbasi house. These houses feature an incredible architecture, which certainly will enchant you! furthermore is the Sultan Mir-Ahmad bathhouse also an recommendable place to see. Its fine tile work, stucco and lights are breathtaking. Also don’t forget the bazaar, where you can find typical Kashani facts, like the rose water which they sell anywhere. In addition the best reason for coming here are the magnificent ceilings within the bazaar. A famous spot over all the country!
Need some rest? Escape the city and go to the Fin Garden. Persian garden are supossed to illustrate heaven, well they definitely made it! Natural springs, Turquoise and fountains dominate the green garden and its beautiful bathhouse complex.
The Agha Bozorg Mosque is the best example of Islamic structures to see in Kashan, it’s famous for its symmetrical design. Next for being in use as a mosque, it’s a school too! To be specific, a theological school.
Make also a daytrip to the Maranjab desert. One of the best reachable deserts in Iran to get into. Explore the high sand dunes by camel, your camera and just wander around Watch the sunrise, or wait till sunset and the hereinafter star heaven. The desert inspires everyone!
The UNESCO registed village Abyaneh, also called the red stone village. It’s located around 90 km’s of Kashan in the Abyaneh valley. This village is known it’s beautiful architecture, traditional clothing specifically from the inhabitants and their old dialect of Persian that dates from the Sassanian Empire. Abyaneh is truly a living piece of history. The village and its people’s ways of life and traditions have survived practically unchanged for hundreds of years. An unforgettable daytrip from Kashan!