Isfahan siose pol bridge

Masterpiece in Iranian architecture

Bridge

The country in Iran is known as a country where architects and artists have displayed their art in the construction of historical bridges. Structures, some of which have been steady over the years, attracting the beauty of tourists. Bridges in Iran, in addition to communication function, are a symbol of the perfection of Iranian art architecture. The bridges were in the past structures for connecting and communicating, but nevertheless, they became an opportunity for the art of the architects of this land.

Although the construction of the bridge in Iran dates back to the Achaemenid era, but since this period, other than the foundations of several bridges, there is nothing left, but one of the most important periods of Iran's pre-Islamic erosion is the Sassanid era, which, despite the passage of 1500 There are still about 74 bridges from that period, for example, a bridge bridge in Lorestan province on Karkheh.

The Sassanid period was the beginning of a plestational transformation in Iran. At that time, the "Tahzeni" technique, which was one of the important principles of the bridge, peaked, so that the permanent bridges of Iran are known for their unique arches. This process continued to peak during the Safavid period, and by the orders of the kings of that period, bridges were constructed representing the beauty of the cities.

After Islam, the bridge industry in the Safavid period peaked, and this period with 143 bridges is one of the most brilliant bridges in Iran.