Historic Sites in Shiraz

7 Attraction in Historic Sites category found.

Persepolis

Persepolis Ancient Ruins

Rating: 9.0/10

Persepolis was the ceremonial capital of the Achaemenid Empire. It is situated 60 km northeast of the city of Shiraz. The earliest remains of Persepolis date back to 515 BC.

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Pasargad

Pasargad Ancient Ruins

Rating: 9.0/10

Pasargadae was the capital of the Achaemenid Empire under Cyrus the Great who had issued its construction; it was also the location of his tomb.

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Qavam House

Qavam House Traditional House & Museum

Rating: 8.0/10

Qavam House or Narenjestan Qavam is a traditional and historical house and garden in Shiraz. It was built between 1879 and 1886 by Mirza Ibrahim Khan.

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Vakil Bazaar

Vakil Bazaar Bazaar

Rating: 8.0/10

Vakil Bazaar is the main bazaar of Shiraz, located in the historical center of the city. It is thought that the market originally was established by the Buwayhids in the 11th century AD.

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Eram Garden

Eram Garden Botanical garden

Rating: 9.0/10

Eram Garden is a historic Persian garden in Shiraz. The garden, and the building within it, are located at the northern shore of the Khoshk River in the Fars province.

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Naqsh-e Rostam

Naqsh-e Rostam Ancient necropolis

Rating: 7.0/10

Naqsh-e Rustam is an ancient necropolis located about 12km northwest of Persepolis, Shiraz. You can see four tombs and one building from Achaemenid dynasty with a group of ancient Iranian rock reliefs cut into the cliff.

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Naqsh-e Rajab

Naqsh-e Rajab Archaeological site

Rating: 0.0/10

Naqsh-e Rajab is an archaeological site just west of Istakhr and about 5km north of Persepolis in Shiraz. Together with Naqsh-e Rustam, which lies 2.5 km away, the site is part of the Marvdasht cultural complex.

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