Khanat caravanserai has been the largest in-town caravanserai of Tehran.
It was built in the last years of Naser al-Din Shah Qajar’s reign. Brickwork architecture style has been used in its construction. It contains two parts: the yard and the entrance hall.
Khanat Caravanserai is the biggest monument within the central part and historical part of Tehran that does not have any specified limits .
Because of the conflagration in 1978, the caravanserai became unusable. Yet, it was reopened in 2010 in order to hold New Year celebrations.
This caravanserai has been registered in Iran’s World Heritage and is being used as dried fruit bourse.