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Sheikh Safi al-din Khanegah and Shrine Ensemble

Open Now: 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM, 4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Open today: 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM, 4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
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It's a great place and the beginning of Iranian Shi'e Safavied dynasty. Sheikh was an Aref who used... read more

Reviewed 12 December 2018
Gorgomish
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🤩This place is a hidden gem. Most of you guys in foreign countries might not have informations... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2018
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Ardabil, Iran
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Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

It's a great place and the beginning of Iranian Shi'e Safavied dynasty. Sheikh was an Aref who used to stay 40 days continuesly at Chelle Khane... Go and visit it which is so beautiful and great history behind it

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

🤩This place is a hidden gem. Most of you guys in foreign countries might not have informations about this place. If you want to come to Ardabil, visit this place for sure.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 1 October 2018

chini khana meaning the house of china at Sheikh Safi al-Din shrine in Ardabil! The Emperer of china gave about 1250 pieces of china dishes to one of the Safavid rulers ,Shah Abbas. then Shah Abbas donated the collection to his ancestor shrine. And one...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

When you enter in Safi-Aldin shrine you can't just stop looking at beautiful mixture of colors of Persian decoration art. Chini-Khane is one of must see places in Iran & try to look at decoration made on tomb stones of Chaldoran war warriors.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Good place to visit in Ardabil, you can also visit the grand bazaar of Ardabil, and the old mosque of Ardabil nearby..

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

This shrine ensemble is the one worth visiting for its mixture of both architecture and artwork.Make sure you study the history of Sufism before you enter this amazing shrine in order to make the most out of this site.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 11 June 2018

This UNESCO world heritage site is a focal point during the history of Sheite history in Iran. The Iranians used to be Sunni Muslims generally and at the age of Safavid period the Sheite sect became the official sect of the country. This place where...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 23 May 2018

Set with beautiful buildings. Tile and beautiful paintings on the ceiling and wall have a great effect.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 25 April 2018

This place is about 700 years ago whit beautifull architecture. There is a museum there and you can see inside this place.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank arminosnia
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

Beautifully restaurated memorial with splendid ceilings. Also visit the brand new next door archeological museum!!

Date of experience: April 2018
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