Fin Garden KashanReviewed by mohsen panahi on Nov 7Rating: 4.5
Fin Garden Kashan
Fin Garden Kashan
Fin Garden in Kashan is a historical Garden in an area of 23000 Square meters . Fin Garden name derived from a spring named Fin in the center of this garden . Garden is 9 km from kashan City center in Amir Kabir Road. The first foundation of this Garden is in safavid time ( 1501 – 1736 ) . Shah Abbas the first who was a safavid king ordered to build Fin Garden . in the times of other safavid kings , fin Garden developed and some other monuments has been added . there is a natural spring in the middle of this Garden which Shah Soleyman – Safavid king built a very unique pavilion on it . Water comes from the heart of this pavilion & goes through the veins of the garden .
Small fountains of this garden have a natural function by the natural ground slope which lead the water to be pushed through the fountains. This garden is located just in the middle of the Iran central desert area . The contrast of its beauty & greenness against the dry situation made it a unique landmark .
There has been a very important historic happening occurred in this garden . During the Qajarid time , Amir Kabir who was a respectful prime minister exiled to this garden due to his quarrels with king’s mother . In 1852 he was killed in this garden bath which is located in the western part of the garden. His assassination was a sad phenomenon in Iranian history & resulted in some protests during the Qajarid time .
Kashan the oasis city located between Isfahan & Tehran . Kashan is a touristy city with population of 300000 & most famous for its traditional houses , Mosques & gardens . Kashan & surroundings are also very famous for Rose water production . Kashan is about 230 Km from Tehran .