Category: Ardabil

Shorabil Lake

Shorabil Lake The lake is inside the city of Ardabil. It is the largest lake in Iran within a city. And also it is one of the most important natural attractions of Ardabil. The surface of the lake is 640,000 m², and is covered with a thin white layer of minerals which are useful in healing skin diseases. Some people believed that Mineral-rich water of Shorabil has great impacts on…

Sheikh Safi al-Din Khanegah and Shrine Ensemble

Sheikh Safi al-Din Khanegah and Shrine Ensemble This is the tomb of Sheikh Safi-ad-din Ardabili which in 2010 has been registered on the UNESCO World Heritage List. Sheikh Safi who was a super leader of an Islamic Sufi order and the ancestor of Safavi kings was born in Ardabl. The tomb mosque with its mausoleum and prayer hall is situated at a right angle of the mosque. The buildings in…