Ali Qapu Palace, Isfahan

4.5
Pay a visit to Ali Qapu Palace, a grandiose royal structure that overlooks Isfahan's Imam Square. Built in the late 16th century by Shah Abbas I of the Safavid dynasty, the palace stretches along the entrance of what once represented a vast complex of royal residences. Step inside to admire the intricate decorations on the walls, visit the music hall famed for its acoustics, and climb up to the colonnaded terrace to enjoy the panoramic view of the historic square. To visit Ali Qapu Palace and get the most from your holiday in Isfahan, create itinerary details personal to you using our Isfahan road trip site.
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  • A wonderful collection of great architecture, history and just beautiful things. very photogenic surroundings with commanding views over all of Jahan Square, Imam Mosque and Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque...  more »
  • It was less of a Shah’s palace and more of a fancy government building for hosting in its day, or at least the parts we could see. Lots of waiting rooms, a really cool music room at the top designed.....  more »
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  • One of the most beautiful places on earth! You have to walk there during the day and at night and feel it for yourself!
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