Mashhad is the capital of Razavi Khorasan province that located in the north-eastern of Iran. This city is famous for the Holy shrine of Imam Riza which a large number of pilgrims from Iran and other countries come to Mashhad.
In this article, Ulduz Tourism is trying to introduce Mashhad and Holy Shrine to travelers. be with us…
the Weather in Winter of Mashhad is cold and humid, and the summer is warm and dry. In winter, the temperature of Mashhad is about 15 degrees and in summer it is over 35 degrees. Although Mashhad weather is moderate in the fall, passengers are much less than other seasons. Spring and summer are the high seasons for Mashhad tour.
The Imam Reza shrine in Mashhad, is a complex which contains the mausoleum of Imam Reza, the eighth Imam of Twelver Shiites. It is the largest mosque in the world by area. Also contained within the complex are the Goharshad Mosque, a museum, a library, four seminaries, a cemetery, the Razavi University of Islamic Sciences, a dining hall for pilgrims, vast prayer halls, and other buildings.
In addition to the shrine of Imam Reza (AS) and other religious sites, there are many tourist attractions in the city of Mashhad.
The most famous attractions in Mashhad are: Tomb of Hakim Ferdowsi, Koohsangi, Garden of Naderi, Vakil Abad Garden, Vakil Abad Zoo, Moghan Cave, NationalGarden, Historic House of Malek
Rules for entering the shrine
to enter the holy shrine of Imam Reza (AS), there are laws that all pilgrims are required to observe. Scarf for women, lack of food, lack of sharp objects such as knives, and such things as are checked by the employee at the entrance to the courtyard. Pilgrims can also take their extra supplies to Razavi Amanat offices.
Hotels near Shrine
Mashhad is a city that always attracts many travelers and pilgrims. There are many hotels in Mashhad here we introduce a number of:
5 stars: Darvish, International Qasr-e-Talaee, Medinat-al-Reza, Kowsar-e-Naab, Homa 1, Homa 2
4 stars: Atrak, Razavi, Javad, Qasr-e-Almas
3Stars: Prseh, Marmar, Hellia, Mashahir
Access to holy shrine
There are 4 different ways to go to the shrine of Imam Reza (AS):
1. Western Entrance: Shirazi Street
2. North Entrance: Tabarsi Street
3. Eastern Entrance: Navab Safavi Street
4.South Entrance: Imam Reza Street and Andarzgou Street
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