The Best Ancient Ruins in Iran

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Ancient ruins in Iran

Persepolis , Persepolis
World heritage site · Ruin
With ruins dating back as early as 515 BCE, Persepolis ruins (a World Heritage Site), present a singular look at ancient Persian architecture
Pasargad , Pasargad
World heritage site · Ruin
Admire the simplicity of the purported tomb of Cyrus the Great at Pasargad, a World Heritage Site containing the ruins of an ancient Persian
Nagsh-e Rostam , Persepolis
Stand in awe at the tombs of four ancient kings of Persia, carved into the side of a mountain, at Nagsh-e Rostam. Walk around the remains of
Witness the remains of a Zoroastrian tradition of excarnation at Zorastrian Towers of Silence, which once received dead bodies for purificati
Tchogha Zanbil , Shush
World heritage site · Ruin
Chogha Zanbil (Persian: چغازنبيل‎; Elamite: Dur Untash) is an ancient Elamite complex in the Khuzestan province of Iran. It is one of the few
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