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You can see the dome as you are approaching the site. It is a UNESCO World Heritage site. The dome is being renovated and there is scaffolding everywhere but you can still walk around and admire the architecture
The biggest brick building in the world built in 3 floors is about an hour driving from Zanjan.You can enjoy watching the beautiful architecture of walls and roofs while you feel a pleasant wind on your face on top floors.Visit the Cellar and Torbat-khaneh on...More
the dome was built by Ilkhanid dynasty in the 14th century. it represents the true and unchanged architecture of Islamic Iran. it can be seen from miles away. it actually is the second largest brick dome in the world.
perfect. you have to visit it....More
Soltanieh Dome lies south west of the Cohan Dej (Royal citadel) 43 km from Zanjan. UNESCO world heritage site that is the largest dome type building in Iran and before construction of the famous Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore in Florence and the aya...More
The golden tiles of the painting and the octopus tombstones and its pillars are remarkably exceptional in terms of the art of tile. The plan of the building on the ground floor and the first floor with surrounding spaces associated with the dome, close to...More
As we were driving towards this building it certainly stood out on the landscape. Quite dramatic architecture from the outside. Once inside it was impressive, with beautiful tilework and design. Restorations are still underway inside, so be prepared for scaffolding, etc. We climbed the stairs...More
Constructed 700 years ago with beautiful interior decoration. You can see people's wisdom to have built such a tall dome with all natural materials, worth a visit!
30Kms away there's the main city called Zanjan where you can find a traditional bazar and nice Iranian...More