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Ardabil

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Ardabil is historical city in Azerbaijan region of Iran.

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  • The complex of Sheikh Safi-ad-din Ardabili is a World Heritage Site, comprising the following components: the mausoleums of Sheikh Safi and Shah Ismail I, Chini khaneh (meaning the house of chinaware), a mosque, Jannat Sara (meaning the house of paradise), Khanaqah (the house of Dervishes), Cheragh Khaneh (the house of lamps), Shahid khaneh (the house of martyrs) and Chelleh Khaneh (the place where devotees shut themselves up during the forty days of Lent). The mausoleum of Sheikh Safi, the dome of which is called "Allah-Allah" has an octagonal interior.
  • Masjid Jameh Ruins of once magnificent and unique Mosque.
  • Mirza Ali Akbar mosque and school This comlex dates back to Qajar period
  • Ardabil Bazaar This beautiful Persian bazaar was built during Safavid period and in addition to main bazaar hall with open vaults has a hammam and a small yet mystifying mosque.
  • Ardabil bridges Ardabil host numerous historical bridges namely Pol-e Gilandeh, Pol-e Nayer, Pol-e Haft Cheshmeh, Pol-e Panj Cheshmeh and Pol-e She Cheshmeh and Qarah Soo Bridge, most were built during Safavid era.
  • Imamzadeh Saleh mausoleum The mausoleum of Imamzadeh Saleh who is a descendant of a Shia Imam was built 250 years ago.
  • Saint Mary church This Armenian orthodox church has a beautiful wooden main door and painted dome built in 1876.
  • Mausoleum of Sheikh Jebra'il
  • Babadavood anbaran- friday mosque


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Take a walk around the Chaldoran street in Sar'eyn, the famous street of the city for tourists. This city is always shining and many people are awake after midnight, shopping, eating, going to the spa water and ...

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lots of good food The traditional food there is called " Ashe- Doogh" Also the kebabs are perfect

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