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Shahrestan Bridge

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The bridge.

Unfortunately, the river was dry when I visited, but the bridgein the evenings particularly, is... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Sydney, Australia
Another beautiful bridge

Nice to see a bridge used by locals Another amazing architecture. There are many bridges in... read more

Reviewed 2 November 2018
London, United Kingdom
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Shahrestan bridge is the oldest bridge onZayandeh Rud in Iran. The foundations are from the 3rd to 7th century Sasanian era, but the top was renovated in the 10th century by the Buyids and finally during the 11th centurySeljuk period. However the...more
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Salman Farsi St, Isfahan 81464, Iran
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Unfortunately, the river was dry when I visited, but the bridgein the evenings particularly, is lovely, and leads over to the interesting and hip Armenian quarter.

Thank Dantariq
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this is the oldest bridge on Zayandeh Rud, the base belongs to 3rd century and the top renovated during years. this bridge is made of brick and it is most beautiful at sundown.

1  Thank sj_alizadeh
Reviewed 2 November 2018

Nice to see a bridge used by locals Another amazing architecture. There are many bridges in Isfahan and worth seeing them.

Thank btw2017
Reviewed 17 August 2018

Although there is sadly no longer water in the river, the bridge is nice to visit before sunset to walk amongst the locals and enjoy the cool. The bridge architecture is also interesting

Thank grrls123
Reviewed 10 December 2017

if you like old places & if you are so lucky that the river is full again( the river is no longer run) then you can go there and have a good view. it is near exhibition. check the timetable first. also there is a...More

Thank behnaz_joza
Reviewed 20 October 2017

It is the oldest Bridge built before the Safavid period of Iranian history. Most of it's present stone and brick structure is believed to date from the 12th century.

Thank ahm k
Reviewed 9 August 2017

in my view, if you have already seen Khajo and Siosepole, do not waste your time to visit this one. it is older but not as good as another.

Thank EA1359
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

This is the last old bridge of Esfahan. It is a little bit far from the town center but deserves the visit. The architecture is very stunning as is the architecture of others. What is remarquable here, is the level of water. It was extremely...More

Thank N282UFericp
Reviewed 2 March 2017

One of several spectacular bridges in the City, it was depressing to see no water in the river. Global warming is very evident in Iran. Water is in the river for a few days every six weeks.

Thank TJR310
Reviewed 11 February 2017

located just beside the permanent exhibition site. i enjoyed watching it on the river bank as well as strolling on this old bridge.

Thank Mahmoud m
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