Ardabil as the center of the province is one of the nicest and the most attractive Cities of Iran because of verity of historical monuments. and its location on downhill of Sabalan is one of the most important tourism destinations. During the history because of Ardabil’s location on detour of silk road it has enjoyed economic prosperity.
Ardabil stands ۵۷۸ kilometers away from Tehran and 210 kilometers away from Tabriz and on north-east of it.
It is 257 kilometers from Rasht and is located on an even plain . This county is 1338 meters higher than sea level and on the bases of the last census it has 558000 population
Global heritage of Shikh Safiaddin Ardabili complex belongs to Eilkhani and Safavi era, Historical Bazar roofed market complex of Ardabil, Shikh Jabraeil tomb complex of Kalkhoran.(on which Shikh Safiaddin Ardabil’s grandfather was buried.)
anthropology museum or Zahirol Eslam Hammam(a big public bathroom) Safavieh era, archaeology museum of Ardabil, handicrafts museum, Hamam Shikh(safavieh era) , honorable people museum,(mir Fattah: historical residential),Shohada (martyrs ) museum. (Reza Zadeh historical residencias), Natural historical museum, Historical bathrooms Hammams (big, public, traditional bathrooms) belonging to safavieh and Qajar period , yeddy Goz Korposi (seven part bridge) Yagobieh bridge , pirmadar bridge,(seyed Abad),Gilandeh bridge, Samian red bridge, Naderi bridge, Jomeh mosque belonging to Seljuk era, late Mirza Ali Akhar Mosque belonging to Qajar dynasty era, Emamzadeh Saleh Seyed Sadradding Giz( girl) Imamzade ( Halimeh khatoon) ، and a number of historical houses are among historical attractions of Ardabil.
Fandogloo jungle( a natural filbert forest ), Sabalan mountain downhill, Sample tourism area of Nour lake, sample tourism area of Shorabil, sample tourism area of Hir city Sardabeh area and yeady Buluk mineral spa Baligloo river, Gori Chai and Gara so rivers.
Human made attractions
Hir all glass suspension bridge and other exciting entertainments existed on this complex, such as Air bicycle, zip line, Back jump and adventure park are rare human made attractions on the county. Also, Sardabeh and Gaya suee are also on this city.
This township on Aligapoo square and on the site of Shikh Safi global complex has a permanent market for offering and selling handcraft. Different arts such as Gelim weaving, leather embroidery etching engraving on leather Jajim weaving stone carving and sculpture are among handicrafts of this county.
Black halva, honey, dairy (cream) are among gifts of this city, also Ash-e- dough (yogurt soup) and pichag Geimeh (a kind of stew which is special for Ardabil and many people like it) are among traditional foods of this city which has special fame
۷-Hotels 1 apartment hotel,16 hostels
۳ ecotourism accommodations 2 inns are among accommodation facilities of the city .Yakamuz ۵ star hotel the first 5 star hotel of province is located on this county .
۱۱ between the roads restaurants, serve the tourists on this city