While small, this museum is well presented in a 1930s house. Its mannequin displays illustrate Gilaki lifestyle, amid a selection of...
Rasht’s most identifiable landmark, the Shahrdari’s colonial style is tempered by a token mini-dome topping a distinctive whitewashed...
This delightful and personable English-speaking driver-guide has a refreshingly easy-going manner. Daily rates range from US$150/80...
Saeed Coffee Shop
Gently stylish cafe, south of the centre, serving good strong espressos. There’s a billiard hall and decent pizzeria in the same block.
Lonely Planet review
Soft Mediterranean music, sepia photos and displays of olive-oil bottles create a delightful atmosphere in this very un-Iranian Italian bistro where talented chef Bijan (trained in Sheffield rather than Sorrento) turns out scrumptious pastas served with huge bowls of Parmesan. It’s south of Park-e Shahr.