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Takht-e Soleyman

Takab | West Azerbaijan, Takab 59914, Iran
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1. Historic religious complex. Descriptions in pics. 2. Near takab city. 3. You can go to zanjan... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Shahriar G
Tehran, Iran
The best place in northwest of Iran

visiting Azargoshnasb fire temple, Anahita temple, Chichast lake, Soleyman prison and also the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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Takab | West Azerbaijan, Takab 59914, Iran
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Reviewed 2 days ago

1. Historic religious complex. Descriptions in pics. 2. Near takab city. 3. You can go to zanjan city and rent a car to takhte soleyman. If you go from tehran you can use train. 500 km from tehran. 4. Do not forget to ask for...More

Thank Shahriar G
Reviewed 5 days ago

visiting Azargoshnasb fire temple, Anahita temple, Chichast lake, Soleyman prison and also the beautiful nature of Takab.

Thank sahar1208
Reviewed July 6, 2017

Worth the rather expensive taxi ride from Zanjan. Well preserved ruins from different periods. Lots of places to explore. Good English brochure. Kids would enjoy this- just watch them near the lake (no fences). We came here on a sunny day and it was idyllic....More

1  Thank Janice_Iran2014
Reviewed July 1, 2017 via mobile

I think everyone like the history of world , have to seen this location in Iran . You can stay there one night in comfortabe vilager house .

1  Thank TravelerfromIran
Reviewed June 29, 2017

One of the most see ancient and energetic place in takab, west azarbaijan pov. ,Iran that has an artesian geyser near ancient shrine

1  Thank Pedram R
Reviewed May 24, 2017

Very few western tourists venture this far but this zoastrian fire temple sits in an amazing landscape. The few buildings that are left are ruins, but the site is surrounded by an ancient wall and has amazing backdrops of snow capped mountains. The natural thermal...More

1  Thank rdella
Reviewed May 21, 2017

What a beautiful day. The journey to the Zoroastrian temple from Zangan was breathtaking as you climb up a narrow road to 2600 m and down again and up a second pass. The high peaks - over 3200 m - were brushed with snow. Shepherds...More

Thank J0anned568
Reviewed April 16, 2017 via mobile

The place and its history are impressive and beautiful. A map of the area with English explanations is available. (Entrance fee 200.000 Rials for foreign tourists).

1  Thank StefanBaW235
Reviewed October 4, 2016

After eating a picnic lunch near the parking area our group hiked up to the walled area at the top of the hill, then came upon a beautiful lake, filling the top of an extinct volcano. The lake provides a steady stream of water down...More

Thank Concord_MABill
Reviewed September 22, 2016

In spite of its dilapidated state Takht-e Soleyman is much worth a visit. It is said this was the residence of Queen Shirin, the Christian wife of King Khusro II and she kept here the so-called True Cross of Jesus, her husband had captured from...More

1  Thank wimAntwerp
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August 17, 2017|
Response from Shahriar G |
not good for camping and not open 24 hours. but you can rent home or room near there. you have to pay for entrance. it is open from morning till 9 at night.
July 29, 2017|
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Response from Janice_Iran2014 | Reviewed this property |
There might be one but it probably only goes at particular times - unlikely to be able to find out before you actually get there. However I'd say the vastly more likely scenario is that you have to get a taxi. You could try... More