Adibian Travel Agency
A professional English-speaking agency that offers tours in Mashhad (half day with/without guide US$40/30) and well beyond (around...
72-Martyrs (Shah) Mosque
Just outside the complex’s official limits sits this splendid 15th-century mosque, famous for its beautiful late Timurid tilework and...
Nader Shah Mausoleum
Elsewhere in the Middle East, Nader Shah is considered something of a historical tyrant. But here he’s a local hero for briefly...
Hezardestan Traditional Teahouse
Hezardestan is one of Iran’s most beautiful teahouse-restaurants. Carpets, samovars, antique qalyans, cushions and wooden benches are...
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Lonely Planet review
Come to this unpretentious juice shop for Mashhad’s best maajun (US$1), a fabulous mush of crushed walnuts, pistachios, ice cream, cream, banana and honey, all whizzed through the orgasmatron to form one of Iran’s most spectacular desserts. Cheaper but inferior versions are available from Amibe Furushi , on Imam Reza St.