Sanandaj

Sanandaj

Sanandaj is the capital of Kurdistan province and one of the big western cities of Iran. This city leads to From the south to Mount Serajuddin, from the north to Mount Sheikh Maruf and from the west to Mount Abidar. Sanandaj is famous for the city of Thousand Hills and mosques. The current Sanandaj city was built at on the first half of the seventeenth century which approximately coincides with the Safavid era. The population of it is mainly Kurdish and the spoken language in the city is Kurdish, but the language which is used in schools and offices is Persian. Join Ealiya Gasht Tourism Company to see Sanandaj ‘s attractions.

Sanandaj Tourism

This county has impressive historical, cultural and natural attractions which attract a great number of tourists to itself.

Historic Attractions:

  • Khosro Abad Mansion
  • Sanandaj Museum
  • Moshir Divan Mansion
  • Asef Vaziri Monument (Kurd House)
  • Ahmadzadeh Mansion
  • Vakil Al-Molk Mansion
  • Mansion of Sarhang Azmodeh Ardalan
  • Mansion of Molla Lotfollah Sheikholeslam
  • Malk Al-Tojar Mansion
  • Gheshlagh Bridge
  • Shisheh Bath
  • Khan Bath
  • Vakil ol Molk Bath

Bazaar:

  • Grand Bazaar 

Mosque:

The existence of numerous mosques has made Sanandaj a mosque city. It is the capital of Iranian mosques.

  • Central Mosque
  • Pir Omar Mosque
  • Shaikh Mohamad Bagher
  • Hajareh Khatoon Shrine

Entertainment places:

  • Abidar
  • Farmer’s Forest Park
  • Toos Nowzar Forest Park
  • Neshteman Nature Par
  • Shano park
  • Laleh Park
  • Melat Park
  • Zarivar Lake

Villages:

  • Palangan Village
  • Negel
  • Avihang
  • Sepidar

Economy

Sanandaj has a Combined cycle power plant and numerous factories. The economy of this city is based upon the production of carpets, processed hides and skins, milled rice, refined sugar, woodworking, cotton weaving, metalware and cutlery.

Weather

It has a humid continental climate. The average temperature is 15.2 ° C in spring, 25.2 ° C in summer, 10.4 ° C in autumn and -1.6 ° C in winter. The average annual rainfall is 500 mm.

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