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Sightseeing

Mashhad and its surroundings have so much to offer visitors. The Holy Shrine of Imam Reza is the shining star of Khorasan Razavi. While here, also make plans to visit the many historical and beautiful sites that will make your stay at Javad Hotel so memorable. Our staff can assist you with directions and transportation.


Holy Shrine

The Holy Shrine of Imam Reza, the 8th Shiite Imam, is just 10 minutes walking distance from Javad Hotel. As you make your pilgrimage, marvel at the architecture and fine craftsmanship. Don’t forget to visit the various museums.

 

Khayyam

Take a day trip to nearby Nishabur, where the magnificent tomb of Omar Khayyam (1048 AD —1131 AD) awaits you. Khayyam is not only remembered as the poet of the Rubaiyat, but also as a mathematician, philosopher, astronomer and physician. In Nishabur, the famous Sufi mystic poet, Attar, is also buried.

 

Ferdowsi

Spend a morning or afternoon in the majestic resting place of the revered Persian poet, Hakīm Abu'l-Qāsim Ferdowsi Toosi, (940–1020 A.D.). Ferdowsi is the author of the great epic poem the Shāhnāmeh or Book of Kings.

 

Shandiz & Torqabeh

Enjoy the quaint countryside villages of Torqabeh and Shandiz. Relax in the open air while sitting on traditional carpets and cushions. Shop at the local markets for handicrafts, spices, and dried fruit products.

 

Shopping

Shop at a wide variety of malls, stores and even the nearby traditional Reza Bazaar.

 

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