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Address: Esfahan, Iran (Formerly Imam Square (Meidan Emam))
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00982128105
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Also known as Isfahan Royal Square, a huge open area built in the 17th...

Also known as Isfahan Royal Square, a huge open area built in the 17th century is adorned by impressive mosques, fountains and bazaar.

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Most Beautiful square I know

The second largest square in the world, beautifully arranged with flowers. Famous buildings from the time of Abas I. Iranians will sit on the grass and picknick. Take at least 4... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The second largest square in the world, beautifully arranged with flowers. Famous buildings from the time of Abas I. Iranians will sit on the grass and picknick. Take at least 4 hours to visit the mosques, and the palace (go 6 floors up to the music hall). Behind the palace is the palace of the 40 columns, with beautiful garden,... More 

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The second biggest square in the world surrounded by mosques and the bazaar. It's a UNESCO heritage monument and highly recommended for many visits.

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Thank Dimosthenis T
Yazd, Iran
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Naqshe jahan Square is one of the oldest square in the world. the most exciting place in Esfahan is here that lots of tourist visit it. I was here with my friend and we had lots of fun here. we walk all around this square and then we went to Ali-Qapo Palace. It was nice But it was under constructing... More 

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Thank hojat_yazdani
Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The square is a must to visit, and it is free.There is a palace and 2 mosques ($200,000rial each) and a grand Bazar. We had the best Iranian ice cream there under the warm sun, and bought some souvenir. We did the square in 2 parts, in 2 days. It was just massive. You can get a carriage ride too.

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Thank lclcusoon
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

One of the world largest places, with glamorous monuments and interesting shops to visit in a very orientalist atmosphere. Definitely on the Silk Road!

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Thank Bonjean A
Greater London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

What a lovely place. Whatever you like it will be here. Shops, market stalls round the square, two beautiful mosques to visit. Coffee shops and restaurants. This place has great character. Remember to haggle if you buy anything.

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Thank Madeleine S
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Another beautiful site in Isfahan, with Bazaar on one side and the Royal Palace on the other. This large square used to be a polo field and now it's a place where locals and tourists take a stroll and kids play in its green grass.

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Thank Sepand M
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Very big & beautiful Square with traditional bazar, great & beatiful artistic buildings; Naqshe Jahan is the main spirit of Isfahan.

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Thank Jalal S
Beirut, Lebanon
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Beautiful area right in the middle of town, close to the shopping bazaars, the Sheikh Lotfallah Mosque, the Ali Qapu Palace and many restaurants and eateries.. So a great place to visit! A must see when in Esfahan

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Sydney Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Lots of photo opportunities and sights. Great to see local families enjoying the open air. The heart of Esfahan, nice to visit anytime day or night, but I preferred the night. The restaurants tend to be aimed at tourists, so you pay tourist prices, and perhaps it is becoming a bit of a tourist trap, but just wandering around and... More 

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