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54 mi NE of Persepolis, Pasargad, Iran
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Cyrus the Great

Cyrus the great tomb is there. Pasargad was a big city in its time. There is a building which is... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Ali A
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Just one tomb and a very long journey

The site is basically the tomb of Cyrus the Great. There are many other related small historical... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Brendan T
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Capital of ancient Persia was founded by Cyrus The Great and has remains of his palace, tomb and a temple.
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54 mi NE of Persepolis, Pasargad, Iran
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Cyrus the great tomb is there. Pasargad was a big city in its time. There is a building which is like Kabe Zartusht in Naqsh-e Rustam. Pasargad's palaces are not big like Persepolis but they carry a history with them.

Thank Ali A
Reviewed 1 week ago

The site is basically the tomb of Cyrus the Great. There are many other related small historical sites, such as his palace. However, there is nothing much on the site besides the tomb. It is a very long journey (~2hours from Shiraz), and an equally...More

Thank Brendan T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Pasargadae or parseguard is tomb of cyrus great. It is Iranian set point to come together in Iranian memorial days.

Thank EhsanGhasrfakhri
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Iran has some of the most amazing historical sites. I would highly recommend a visit here. I had a very informative tour of the area.

Thank mg9855
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Pasargad has three archaeological sites, although I only saw two: the tomb of Cyrus the Great, and the ruins of his two royal palaces about 200 m away. The site is a short distance off the main road from Shiraz to Yadz and is well...More

Thank J0anned568
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Cyrus the great tomb. I love this place and visit it many times in year. The place that never miss it

1  Thank JavadAbbasi
Reviewed 27 May 2017

The tomb of Kourosh otherwise known as 'Cyrus the Great', is a must see destination if you are into history. I personally think he was the greatest king ever to live, but not because of the vast empire he ruled but by the way he...More

Thank MajicMomentDotCom
Reviewed 24 May 2017

It is a must see in Iran, coming from thousands of years back. You need to go to Tkhate Jamshid First then visit Pasargad, Remember visiting Takhte Jamshid is something amazing and takes one day. You have to start at early morining to have time...More

Thank HPil2014
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Pasargadae's most famous monument is the tomb of Cyrus the Great. The monument as a whole measures about 13¾ x 12¼ meters and is about eleven meters high. The lower part is platform, about five meters high, which vaguely reminds one of a ziggurat .

Thank shirazdriverguide
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

One of the best places that can go in May View the history of 2500 years of the Empire, Cyrus the Great is this place called Paradise

Thank Javad I
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6 October 2016|
Response from 123peter456 | Reviewed this property |
we had an individual tour with own car, but if not of course the taxi is the best, nearly the only way to come there. just fix the price in advance.