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Tomb of Saadi

Bustan Blvd, Shiraz 71364, Iran
+98 921 575 8514
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Another Must SEE in Shiraz

Saadi is another world renown poet, who was born in Shiraz around 1200; and died in Shiraz around... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2017
Portland, Oregon
via mobile
A must see

This is one of the most famous spots in Shiraz and you really need to go if you are there. There is... read more

Reviewed 19 October 2017
Saied E
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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  • Poor2%
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Bustan Blvd, Shiraz 71364, Iran
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Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Saadi is another world renown poet, who was born in Shiraz around 1200; and died in Shiraz around 1292. At the entrance to the Hall of Nations at the UN Building in New York, the following verse by Saadi can be read - a call...More

1  Thank Shirazi35
Reviewed 19 October 2017

This is one of the most famous spots in Shiraz and you really need to go if you are there. There is brief descriptions about the poet and also other poets there. The garden is nicely kept and very pleasant to walk around. The whole...More

1  Thank Saied E
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Even though I knew nothing about this poet, I could still feel the stillness in this site despite the crowds. Quite a beautiful setting with well maintained gardens. The architecture of the building that holds the tomb is magnificent with the beautiful tiles and colours...More

1  Thank Randall K
Reviewed 25 September 2017

If you interested in poetry , don't miss saadi tomb. One of the greatest lyric poets in Iranian literature history who has lived in 13th century and has traveled 35 years to write Golestan (the poetry and prose) book.

Thank Ali J
Reviewed 20 September 2017

Saadi is one of the greatest poets of iran in many centuries back who has famous books of poets. You should see

Thank amooali
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Not quite as nice as the Tomb of Hafez but definitely worth the trip. Garden was beautiful and i enjoyed the atmosphere.

Thank Nicolas S
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Saadi is the master of Farsi language. The best pieces of persian prose is written by himself. He was also a world traveller in his time. His tomb is actually his monastery. There is still a sewer there which is told it is excavated by...More

Thank alireze_khf
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Along with Hafez's mausoleum a must see in Shiraz. Saadi's mausoleum has a beautiful Persian garden but the place is less attractive than Hafez's.

Thank fc285
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Saadi is very famous in iran . he was a great poet and the tomb is good place to hangout and have good atmosphere

Thank Feriigh
Reviewed 28 August 2017

If you know Sa'adi the great persian poet this is a Must-see. I found the atmosphere very pleasing and the TILES are just perfect.

Thank Sepideh H
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