Ardabil -  UNESCO World Heritage:  Sheikh Safi al-Din Sufi Shrine

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UNESCO World Heritage: Sheikh Safi al-Din Sufi Shrine

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Ardabil, Ardabil, Iran
30 mins

About the tour

Sheikh Safi al-Din Khānegāh and Shrine in Ardabil is of Outstanding Universal Value as an artistic and architectural masterpiece and representation of the fundamental principles of Sufism. An example of a 16th century religious complex, combined with social, charitable, cultural, and educational functions. It was built between the beginning of the 16th century and the end of the 18th century, and has got the most beautiful post Islamic decoration of tile, fresco, and brick works. Allah Dome is the main building of Sheikh Safi al-din Khaneghah and Shrine with an octagonal structure and inscriptions in turquoise blue tiled dome.

Meet Leila Hamzehzadeh

Leila Hamzehzadeh

Leila is from a country that is like a secret box for many people in the world, Iran. Guiding a tours from different countries in Iran made her to understand how mysterious this country is for outsiders. She believes visiting Iran is not just visiting famous sight seeing you must feel how easy and fun the traveling is in Iran. You will travel to the unknown corners of the country and touch real Iran. 20 years of experience in guiding almost in every corner of the country plus her academic and technical knowledge will make your trip unforgettable. She is both culture and nature guide, you will enjoy both the history and landscapes in her tours.

What to expect

Get ready for something special. We’re travelling to Ardabil with no passport, no plane ticket and no luggage. And yet you’ll experience all the sights, sounds and stories with just your laptop, favorite snack and an amazing content creator.

The tour will last about 30 mins and will be live-streamed by your content creator directly from Ardabil. Forget about slideshows or pre-recorded videos, this is a live broadcast and anything can happen!

While on the tour you’ll be able to see a full screen video of your content creator and their surroundings, interact with them and other travellers through the live chat, see where you are in the world on a map and show your appreciation with a tip.

Why are they tip-supported?

We are running these tours on a tip-supported basis to make them as accessible as possible. They are free to join, but you have the option to leave a tip during the tour.

The majority of your tip goes directly to support the channel, while the rest helps Heygo continue to build a place that brings the world closer together.

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How to join

Reserve your spot by selecting a time to book. Once done, you’ll be able to see your reservations on your Trips page and we’ll send you an email confirmation with a link to join the tour.

For the best viewing experience, please join on a computer using Google Chrome.

Reviews from travellers

Marilyn J.

04 August 2021

Absolutely beautiful tour! A glimpse into Iran's beautiful architecture, art and culture. Amazing turquoise blue tiles, honeycombed ceilings, and the place where Sufi Dervishes whirled. Each tour I do with Leila makes me want to visit Iran soon! Thank you, Leila.

Nina (Toronto) B.

03 August 2021

Great tour! Beautiful location, excellent guide... thanks very much!


03 August 2021


Martha R.

03 August 2021

Great tour with a great guide

Julie P.

03 August 2021

Thank you Leila for a very interesting tour in Ardabil showing us the amazing architecture around the various sections of the Sufi shrine. Been to Iran a long time ago ,so this brings back great memories.

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