Maragheh trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Maragheh

(1.6/5 based on a few reviews for 2 attractions)
Things to do: sightseeing, childrens museums
Maragheh, also Romanized as Marāgheh; also known as Marāgha), is a city in and the capital of Maragheh County, East Azerbaijan Province, Iran. At the 2012 census, its population was 163,859, in 47,982 families.Maragheh is on the bank of the river Sufi Chay. The population consists mostly of Iranian Azerbaijanis who speak the Azerbaijani language. It is 130km from Tabriz.HistoryMaragheh is an ancient city situated in a narrow valley running nearly north and south at the eastern extremity of a well-cultivated plain opening towards Lake Urmia, which lies 30 km to the west. The town is encompassed by a high wall ruined in many places, and has four gates. Two stone bridges in good condition, said to have been constructed during the reign of Hulaku Khan (1217-1265), who made Maragheh the capital of the Ilkhanate. Shortly thereafter it became the seat of the Church of the East Patriarch Mar Yaballaha III. The place is surrounded by extensive vineyards and orchards, all well watered by canals led from the river, and producing great quantities of fruit. The hills west of the town consist of horizontal strata of sandstone covered with irregular pieces of basalt.
Take a peek at our online itinerary creator: Maragheh and its charms laid bare and easily scheduled.
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Maragheh

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Maragheh

Browse hundreds of hotels and read guest reviews on the world's leading online travel agency website.
CHECK IN - CHECK OUT
Millions of travel reviews
on TripAdvisor

Extend your holiday

Visit top cities near Maragheh:
Historic sites, shopping, museums
Visit for: 3 daysStart a plan »

Recently planned trips to East Azerbaijan Province

34 days in Iran BY A USER FROM INDIA April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in Iran BY A USER FROM SRI LANKA June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Iran BY A USER FROM BELGIUM October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 20 days in Iran BY A USER FROM SWITZERLAND May, culture, outdoors, historic sites, hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 38 days in Iran BY A USER FROM INDIA June, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 31 days in Iran BY A USER FROM IRAN March, fast-paced, hidden gems PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 22 days in Iran BY A USER FROM DENMARK April, culture, outdoors, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 22 days in Iran BY A USER FROM DENMARK April, culture, outdoors, historic sites, hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in Iran BY A USER FROM INDONESIA October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 11 days in Iran BY A USER FROM INDONESIA October, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 30 days in Iran BY A USER FROM FRANCE June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in East Azerbaijan Province BY A USER FROM AZERBAIJAN May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans

Inspirock Trip Planner in the News