Most Colorful Mosque and Best for Photography
The most colorful and wonderful mosque in Iran is Nasir-ol-Molk Mosque or reputed as the Pink Mosque; its porch is festooned with colorful tile working and has the highest number of different colors in its construction using colors caressing the eyes. This gorgeously colorful place of worship is filled with relaxation as you enter it. Its spirituality enters your heart and you are engrossed with security and favorable heavenly sensations that will have an everlasting effect on you. Its exquisitely colored tile works along with its marvelously colored windows in their traditional style of decorations and the light blue-tiled floor of the mosque have made this place an attraction filled with real tranquility and serenity where one can feel God’s presence. Please do visit this magnificent place in the mornings when the play of light on its windows’ colors is amazingly magical. You will surly be mesmerized by the beauty of this simple mosque in Iran. Make sure to allocate some time in your plan for visiting Shiraz city. Taking nice photos is recommended as they make your trip one of the most memorable travels in Iran. This mosque is one of the most frequently visited attractions inside the city of Shiraz and it is among the top list of sites visited daily by tourists in Iran as its architecture is unique employing many colors each having a different purpose. For instance the combination of the colors of blue, yellow, red and green make the main color of sun rays and are used for beauty and not letting in unwanted insects.
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Visiting time from 7:00 A.M. to 7:00 P.M.
Entrance fee: About 6 US$
Address:Lotf-Ali Khan-e Zand Sreet, Gowd-e Araban District
Nasir-al Molk Mosque is one of the unique attractions in the city of Shiraz. According to many photographers, the best time for photography in this unique monument is under sun rays of autumn season and early morning light. At this time, you can record the feast of colors. The nearest attractions to this monument that you can visit after a short walk include Ghavam House, Zinat-ol Molook House, Vakil traditional bazaar, Vakil Bathhouse, Vakil Mosque, Karim Khan Citadel , Water museum and Pars museum. Nasi-al Molk Mosque is located in the old district of Shiraz and you can see many attractions of its local culture. Make sure to test the delicious ice cream and Faloudeh of Shiraz near Arg_e Karim Khan and buy souvenirs from the Vakil Bazaar to take as something memorable. To visit other attractions of Shiraz particularly Persian gardens such as Eram Garden, Afifabad Garden or the mausoleums of its world-famous poets such as tombs of Hafez and Saadi , you should go by car.
Nasir Al_molk Mosque to Qavam house.5 min.walk.
Nasir Al_molk Mosque to Vakil Bazaar.16 min.walk.
Nasir Al_molk Mosque to Eram Garden.17 min.Car.
Nasir Al_molk Mosque to Hafez Tomb.18 min.Car.
Nasir Al_molk Mosque to Persepolis .1h 5min.Car.
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