Places of interest

Rasht was originally a bastion located between the two rivers Goharrood and Sayahrood, and has a long history. But in terms of urban history, Hamda first mentioned it in the eighth century AH. The old name for Rasht was Daralmorz or Daralaman, which was previously called the Bay. According to dictionaries, the river or estuary between the two rivers has been designated and seems to be the reason for its naming. Between the two rivers that were considered as the city’s shield and wall. The word Rashti, in desatir culture, means gypsum to solidify the foundations, stones and bricks, and in the dictionaries of Ara, Anandraj, Fars Asadi, Shoushtari local vocabulary, Argument, Nazim al-Ataba and Jahangiri vocabulary: something that Collapse; everything that collapses and collapses; the wall facing down …

One of the famous buildings in the city of Rasht, the city of rain, is the municipality building of Rasht, which is also known as the mansion or the palace of the municipality. According to sources, the construction of this beautiful mansion took between three and four years, about six years, and was designed by a German-Armenian architect named Sardarov who lived in Rasht. The architect took a broad look at the buildings built in the city of St. Petersburg, the former capital of Russia and one of its current famous cities.

Historic Municipality of Municipality

Mohtasham Gardens and the Pyramid Mansion, the oldest park in Rashti, dating back to the reign of Nasser al-Din Shah Qajar. The pyramid building, including the Qajar period in the city of Rasht, is also located on the south side of Mohtasham Garden and a polygon building that gives the same appearance to the building and prevents it from appearing on the outside. It is very similar to the upper floor of the cylinder hat.

Mohtasham garden

The mansion that has become the Rasht Museum today was owned by Mirza Hussein Khan Kasmai, a renowned poet, journalist and journalist from the Constitutional Revolution and Jungle Movement many years ago. This house has been in Rasht since it was the host of the Rasht Museum since the year 49. . The oldest objects in these sections are stone arrows from the Pirkuh area, discovered from unauthorized excavations, estimated to date from 3,000 BC.

Rasht Museum

The museum is a small but real example of the traditional way of life and culture of the Gilan villages. In this museum the livelihoods, work, crafts and all kinds of spaces in one atmosphere are reconstructed and displayed. Traditional shows and games, growing native herbs and trees, day markets, crafts workshops, rice fields and tea gardens, Rural Nations architecture, tea houses, recreation camps and the Institute of Architecture and Anthropology all in this lovely museum Exhibited.

Guilan Rural Museum

One of the most fascinating places in Rasht is the beautiful bazaar near the center of the city, dating back to the time when the city office was established in this part of the city and was considered one of the most popular places in the city. The townspeople were quick to sell their products here, but today’s market is a combination of tradition and modernity that has given the city an interesting atmosphere.

Rasht local market

Mellat Park is one of the old gardens in the city of Rasht, called Black Garden, and the trees are often old trees. Inaugurated as the Nation’s Garden in the year after the renovation, the park’s trees are often outdated and attractive to visitors. The park is also home to the Astronomical Society of Guilan Province. The park was first installed in Iran’s first Sunny Anatomical Clock in the same year, and in the same year an aquarium complex consisting of two pieces of tropical ornamental fish north and south of the country and five crabs was put into operation. Accessible.

Mellat Park

The village of Saqalksar located in Gilan province, 5 kilometers south of Rasht, is between Aghasid Sharif and Jirode. The lake’s water is supplied by atmospheric floods and springs in the region. The word saqalksar means the place where the birds eat. In the past, birds such as Lak and Sar came to this village and ate from the springs there, so the village is called Skalksar.

Lake Sqalkser

Bujaq is located in the port of Kiaashahr up to the beautiful part of the coastline of the Mazandaran Sea. The entire Bujaq National Park, listed as the Kiashahr Wetland, is listed on the Ramsar Convention International Wetlands List. This wetland is one of the best wetlands in the country for bird watching. In addition to hosting a variety of bird species, the Boujak wetland hosts more than 4 species of native and migratory fish and a few habitats of the jawbone. Despite the many wounds it has suffered, Bujag is still enduring and spectacular with the efforts of area environmentalists and wildlife lovers.

Bujaq National Park

Saravan Forest Park is one of the oldest parts of Guilan forests that is unique because of its diverse plant species throughout the country and even worldwide. The entrance to the Saravan Forest Park has a small pond that is incredibly beautiful. A wooden platform was set up and two boats were set up for sightseeing. One of the attractions of the Saravan Forest Park is the country’s National Heritage Museum, which is part of the beautiful park.

Saravan Forest Park