Arg of KarimKhan shirazReviewed by mohsen panahi on Oct 6Rating: 4.5Arg of KarimKhan Arg of Karimkhan or karimkhan Citadel is a castle – citadel located in heart of shiraz . it was the residency of Karim Khan, king & founder of Zandieh Dynasty .
Arg of KarimKhan
Arg of Karimkhan or karimkhan Citadel is a castle – fortress located in heart of Shiraz . It was the residency of Karim Khan, king & founder of Zandieh Dynasty . Zandieh dynasty rolled in Iran for almost forty years from 1750 . There are numerous buildings within the castle compound. The north building was used in the winter, while the south was for summer use, and the west served all seasons. once even it was used to be a prison . Arg of Karimkhan built in 18 century in an area of 4000 square meter sounded by four high walls connected to four towers . It resemble of a medieval castle . there is a museum & traditional bath inside the building .
Walking inside, one encounters a typical design of a Persian garden with beautiful orange trees. Interesting to note the one tower that are leaning over. The highlight is the orange grove filling the whole courtyard. It is just near the Vakil complex & you can visit them all in just two – three hours time .
you need to just go to Zand Street which is the old part of the city . one of the towers is a bit leaned just like Pisa tower where become a main attraction for the tourists to take pictures with .
Arg of KarimKhan
Iran tours is our main activity , In this website we tried our best to make a portal dedicated to Iran , and its beauties Iranian people , Iran Tour , iran tours , Iran tourism , Iran hotel booking , Iran hotels. Iran is a vast country with great history . some biggest very influential dynasties which made the history route & great civilizations founded here in the land of Persia . our aim is to give as much as correct , trustable & accurate information & knowledge about Persia ( former name of Iran which contains some neighbor countries such as Armenia , Afghanistan , Pakistan , Kuwait , Bahrain , turkey , Azerbaijan , Georgia , Oman & Iraq ) . furthermore we would like this website ( go-to-iran.com ) to be used as a guide to travel to Iran . all information from attractions round Iran is collected and you need to just browse our pages to reach them . This website is affiliated to Persian Manabal Tours LLC. which is a wellknown tourism bureau in Tehran. we have provided a wide range of Iran tours & even some neighbor countries . please check all our tours & programs to choose the best one appropriate to your demand & interests. We can also help you to make a tailor made program of Iran Tours to meet exactly your schedule, budget & conditions . Iran is a vast land with diverse seasons, attractions & timings . We have offered different kind of tours to fulfill all type of interests . Cultural oriented tours , eco – nature , religious , short visits , more explainable programs , historical Iran tours etc. as you are well aware , to see Iran & feel the wealthy culture & history of it needs a professional guidance . After choosing your program , let us know which language you are intended your guide to speak so that we arrange a guide of our team with your language .