Kerman province is situated in the south-east of Iran. The scenic splendors of the mountain and the rich wildlife of the areas nearby attract many people. Historical monuments, dating back to the Sassanian period, indicate that Kerman province is of great antiquity. The city of Kerman, the provincial capital, has been the capital of Iran in some periods. This city includes many monuments, the most important of which is the Ganj Ali Khan complex, taking in mosque, bath, bazaar, school, caravansary, reservoir and square.