Esfahan

Hamadan dating back to 2500 years ago, it was the capital of achaemenian,parthian and sassanians.Heroduts,the greek historian, called it Hagmetaneh or Ekbatan.During the Seijuk period it was the capital of Iran for 50 years.

Most towns of this province are located on heights, so they have long, cold winters with lasting frost. Hamadan is one of the coldest provinces of Iran. Precipitation there varies between 200 and 500 millimeters a year. The temperature ranges between -4 and -33 degrees centigrade in the cold months

 

 

The city’s golden age took place under the reign of Shah Abbas I (1587-1629) who unified Persia. Once the capital of ancient dynasties, Isfahan reached height of prosperity and fame as the seat of the Safavid Kings in the seventeenth century. At that time, Isfahan, enjoyed the reputation of being one of the largest and most beautiful cities in the whole world

 

 

The city’s golden age took place under the reign of Shah Abbas I (1587-1629) who unified Persia. Once the capital of ancient dynasties, Isfahan reached height of prosperity and fame as the seat of the Safavid Kings in the seventeenth century. At that time, Isfahan, enjoyed the reputation of being one of the largest and most beautiful cities in the whole world

The city’s golden age took place under the reign of Shah Abbas I (1587-1629) who unified Persia. Once the capital of ancient dynasties, Isfahan reached height of prosperity and fame as the seat of the Safavid Kings in the seventeenth century. At that time, Isfahan, enjoyed the reputation of being one of the largest and most beautiful cities in the whole world