Duration Of Visit
0/5 To 1 Hour
Best Seasons To Visit
Sa'd al-Saltaneh Caravanserai, Qazvin, Qazvin Province, Iran
Time To Read: 5 Minutes
Also known as
- Sadieh Bath House
- Sadat Bath House
- Sadie Bath House
Geographical location of Sadieh Bathhouse
Sadie Bath House located at the eastern side of the Sa'd al-Saltaneh Caravanserai's court yard and it's one of the traditional and enchanting parts of the caravanserai. The caravanserai located at Imam Khomeini Street, the historical texture of the city, Qazvin, Qazvin Province, Iran.
History and culture of Sadieh Bathhouse
This ancient Bath House dates back to Qajar Dynasty. People call here Sadieh Bathhouse because the bath house was built by Mohammad Baqir Khan Sa'd al-Saltaneh, the ruler of Qazvin City at the end of the Naser al-Din Shah Qajar era, and it located at the Saadat Palace Garden.
Architecture of Sadieh Bathhouse
Door of the bath house is at the north west of the Sa'd al-Saltaneh Caravanserai's court yard. After passing through the entrance door of the bath house and 90 degrees rotation, you'll reach to a 30 meters corridor where is under the chambers. This corridor has a tunnel vault (aka barrel vault or wagon vault, is an architectural element formed by the extrusion of a single curve (or pair of curves, in the case of a pointed barrel vault) along a given distance) which is an exclusive feature. If they repair the bath there are properties about it; become a museum or a hydrotherapy complex dedicated to women.
Tips and ideas
You've access to visit the bath whenever you want. It only takes a quarter of your time and then you're able to go to other Qazvin's tourist attractions. First we recommend you to walk in Sa'd al-Saltaneh Caravanserai. Unique texture of the caravanserai, traditional shops and refreshing courtyards will change your mood. There are coffee shops and restaurants inside of the caravanserai where you can help yourself and have a break. Saraye Vazir which located at the main porch of Carvanserai is worth to see. You can also buy some handicrafts or traditional cookies of Qazvin as a souvenir. Don't forget that you are in the traditional part of the city and lots of tourist sights wait for you. You can continue Imam Khomeini Street to the Sabzeh Meydan (literally green square) and enjoy visiting the Chehel Sotun Palace there. Then go to the Peyghambariyeh Street and visit Tomb of the Four Prophets and Safavid Royal Complex. There are lots of other sightseeing that you can find in the map below.
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