Guide to Golpayegan Rugs
Golpayegan District is in the north of Isfahan Province close to the Southern edge of Arak Province. Golpayegan is also a town near Viss and they both produce the same sorts of carpet.
Located 90 miles (145 km) northwest of Isfahan it is a small regional market center of just over 35,000 people .
The carpets of the region tend to be like coarse Arak rugs but tend to be thick well made rugs with good wool.
Traditional Golpayegan Rug in the Seyyed-ul-Sadat Shrine. Photo: Iran Daily
"An escape from hectic daily routines to spend some time in solitude and prayer at Seyyed-ul-Sadat Shrine in Golpayegan" Iran Daily