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Interesting visit

Truthfully I was surprised to see the wax figures inside the hamam as I have visited other 'baths... read more

Reviewed 10 May 2018
Kajang, Malaysia
Worth the time

Better to visit there in the afternoon because the architecture of this place is designed for hot... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2018
Shiraz, Iran
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Taleghani St | Lotf Ali Khan Zand St, Shiraz 71364, Iran
+98 912 843 7139
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The history of Persian baths back to before Islam in Iran,and number of bathhouses in each city would show how big that city can be,Vakil Bath in Shiraz is a beautiful and good sample of Persian bath,also the local music and recorded voice of the...More

Thank JourneyToPersepolis
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I use to visit all the bath museum in any city in Iran. This one is my favourite specially because of the sounds of storyforteller in the whole area. You can imagine how public bath in the old Iran was. Very interesting. You can also...More

Thank Maryam P
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

worthy place! they represent most old careers in wax figures. This is a place of a complex called The Zandiye! Includ Vakil Bazaar, Vakil Masque, Vakil Bath and Arg-e-Karimkhan. U can visit all of them in half of a day.

Thank Mohamad D
Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

One of the must see sights in Shiraz. Even better if you have someone with you who can explain the features of this place, like why it’s designed the way it is.

Thank amiodarone
Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

You can see easily our ancient costumes. It was really interesting for me, since our generation haven’t seen the public bath ever!

Thank maryam m
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Public bathhouses existed in the Iranian culture prior to Islam but were later given much more importance due to their significant role in Islamic principals, where ritual purity was attained through washing one’s body and was a requirement of religious life. Many of these baths...More

Thank Shervin B
Reviewed 10 May 2018

Truthfully I was surprised to see the wax figures inside the hamam as I have visited other 'baths' in England and Turkey. It was actually quite nice inside the hamam as it was cool and had the feel/atmosphere of an ancient bath. There was a...More

Thank kakicikgu
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

Better to visit there in the afternoon because the architecture of this place is designed for hot baths so it’s sultry, this place represents most careers of old time which doesn’t exist anymore and some which does. Part of the place represents the very old...More

Thank silkenia
Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

Oo I enjoy this place a lot! You can see the statues of different type of people in the old Shiraz such az doctor,teacher,dentist,... and in one room they play a traditional wedding song which is originated from Shiraz but very famous in whole country!...More

Thank inazzzz
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Nice baths (but I preferred the smaller one inside the citadel just few minutes away by walk). No english translations so you have absolutely no idea of how it was working or who was using/working there :(

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Constantine P
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Hi It's open from 09:00 to 18:00 everyday.