Country Iran
Spoken languages Farsi
Population 304487
Area 86 km2


Kashan, The Land of Rose Water

Kashan is located in the north of Isfahan province among the hillsides of Karkas Mountain in Natanz and Kavir desert. The north and west of Kashan are surrounded by Kavir desert and the climate of this city is warm and arid.

Kashan is known to be Dar al-moment, the city of scorpions and the gate of the desert. One of the most magnificent and glorious historical places is the Fin garden in this city. Kashan has been an outstanding location in terms of being situated on the National Roads Network of Iran and along the main connecting roads of east, north and west provinces in the center, south, and southeast of the cities. Kashan is one of the industrial poles of the country based on its machine carpet weaving industry and varied industries such as porcelain and melamine, spinning and industrial tools. Kashan textile industry dates back to SherBafi products as Velvet weaving, brocade and silk weaving. Kashan is best known for rosewater, handmade carpet, and many tourist attractions so that tourism is one of the Kashan’s economic fields. Also, agriculture is common there, too. 

UNESCO Heriatages list of Kashan: Fin Garden

Kashan Best Tourist AttractionsBorujerdies HouseTabatabaeis historical House;  Sialk – the Archeological Site; Abyaneh vilage

Kashan Hotels: Raoshan Boutique hotel; Atlasi Boutique hotel; Mahinestan Boutique hotel; Ameriha Boutique hotel; Negin house