What to see in Isfahan: Historic attractions
Isfahan is known as the cultural capital of Iran. Its other name, Nesf-e Jahan, meaning half of the world refers to the existence of several historical monuments in this city. Isfahan became the capital of Iran during Safavid dynasty and many significant monuments were built in that era.This city impresses every visitor with the magnificent architecture style of its monuments and will become the highlight of your trip in Iran.
Things to do in Isfahan
Nightlife and cozy places: Khaju bridge and si-o-se bridge
Nowadays these bridges are the favorite hangout place of the locals and tourists at night. You can sit in the lower level of Khaju bridge and listen to people playing traditional instruments such as Tonbak,Tar,Oud and Santoor and singing .The sound of music is amplified due to the special arcades of the bridge.
Walking through the Bazaars of Isfahan you can find all types of local sweets such as Gaz, Poolaki, Sohan etc. Isfahan is also the home of Iranian artworks such as Khatam work, Toreutics , different types of hand woven rugs and vitreous enamel that you can buy as a special gift for family and friends.