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An exxtremely beautiful mosque

If you are in Iran you may well visit a lot of mosques, This one however is certainly not run of... read more

Reviewed 25 April 2017
Madeleine S
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Greater London, United Kingdom
Beautiful mosque currently undergoing some renovation work

This mosque seems to be known by multiple names. Whatever name it's called, it's located at the end... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2017
KGB777
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Singapore, Singapore
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Esfahan, Iran
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Reviewed 25 April 2017

If you are in Iran you may well visit a lot of mosques, This one however is certainly not run of the mill and well worth a visit,

Thank Madeleine S
Reviewed 2 April 2017

This mosque seems to be known by multiple names. Whatever name it's called, it's located at the end of the main square and requires an entry fee of 200k IRR to go inside. The trouble with Iran is that it's hard to know whether it's...More

Thank KGB777
Reviewed 25 January 2017

This absolutely stunning mosque impressed us very much. No need to write a review really as I assume every visitor to Esfahan will want to see this beautiful complex.

Thank Yvonne O
Reviewed 30 December 2016

It is regarded as one of the masterpieces of Iranian architecture and an excellent example of Islamic era architecture of Iran. visiting time: 9 AM-12 PM ** one hour close in praying time** 13 PM-16 PM

1  Thank WeGoPersia
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Have been no less than twice already! Amazing architecture but above all incredibly beautiful tile work!

Thank Milica G
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Possibly the second most beautiful mosque in Esfahan after Sheikh Lotfollah, well worth visiting, notably for the beautiful tile work.

Thank FrenchTraveler001
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Your trip to Isfahan wouldn't be completed without visiting this James' Mosque. The complex has one of the most impressive (old) mosque in Iran.

Thank Bordin C
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Good thing these tiled domed mosques are so beautiful, because even with the scaffolding they are still beautiful, you just kinda have to look some places and ignore others. This mosque is beautiful, scaffolding or no.

Thank Miriahm D
Reviewed 14 July 2016

Pity they've seriously upped the prices for non-Iranians. But it's still worth spending a couple of hours appreciating this place and its atmosphere.

Thank wrightone50
Reviewed 11 July 2016

There are several beautiful mosques in Iran, but this one is out this world. It's "1001 Nights" come true, a masterpiece in the history of architecture and a triomphe for Islamic art. This mosque proves that muslim architects were way ahead of their colleques in...More

1  Thank Mogeltoft
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