Naqsh-e Jahan Square, Isfahan

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Must see · World heritage site · Monument · Historic Walking Area
Dating back to construction at the turn of the 17th century, Naqsh-e Jahan Square represents a sprawling piazza that now holds World Heritage Site status. The square sits between two large mosques, the historic bazaar, and a palace. Edged by these monumental architectural feats and containing a reflective fountain at its center, the square is an open public space that invites local and visiting families and groups of friends out into its expanse. Shop for souvenirs at the bazaar, whose stalls sell traditional pottery and other handicraft items. Before you head to Isfahan, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Isfahan trip itinerary planning site, to make sure you see all that Isfahan has to offer, including Naqsh-e Jahan Square.
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  • Imam Square is located in the center of Isfahan, Iran. It is the second-largest square in the world. It was the place where the king inspected the army and watched polo. The original name was King...  more »
  • I do not think there is a more poetic atmosphere than this historical square in all of Iran and even in the world, and I love it.  more »
  • The most beautiful place you can ever seen all around the world
  • I spent a lot of time here it's such an amazing square! I went to the mosques, bazaar, palaces, a must visit place at night
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