Pol-e Ebrahimabad


The most appealing of Ardabil's restored bridges is the cute three-arched Pol-e Ebrahimabad.

Lonely Planet's must-see attractions

Nearby Iran attractions

1. Covered Bazaar

0.46 MILES

The covered bazaar is extensive and attractive, covering the triangle between Imam Khomeini and Beheshti Sts.

2. Mirza Ali Akbar Mosque

0.49 MILES

The attractively brick-vaulted Mirza Ali Akbar Mosque has a blue Kufic-tiled exterior frieze and a lighthouse-style minaret.

3. Haji Fakr Mosque

0.51 MILES

Stroll the back alleys to find the handsome little Haji Fakr Mosque with its squat, Bukharan-style pepper-mill minaret.

4. Jameh Mosque (Masjed-e Jameh)

0.52 MILES

The Mongol Ilkhanid Congregational (Friday) Mosque was once a truly gigantic brick edifice. It's built on the site of a Sassanian fire temple.

5. Pol-e Jajim

0.54 MILES

The seven-span Pol-e Jajim is the most famous of Ardabil's restored bridges across the Baliqli Chay (Fishy River).

6. Sheikh Safi-od-Din Mausoleum

0.59 MILES

Western Iran’s most dazzling Safavid monument, and a World Heritage Site, the Sheikh Safi-od-Din Mausoleum is relatively compact. The patriarch is buried…

7. Archaeology Museum


This small two-storey museum houses pottery, coins and other artifacts dating from pre-Islamic times.

8. Maryam Church

0.66 MILES

Just off Taleqani St, this Church of the Virgin Mary has an unusual old stone pyramid as its central dome.