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Tomb of Ferdowsi

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Tomb of Ferdowsi is one of the most beautiful tombs among other tombs in Iran. I was there in... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Yazd, Iran
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The construction of the mausoleum as well as its aesthetic design is a reflection of the cultural... read more

Reviewed December 6, 2018
Isfahan, Iran
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Shahnameh Blvd. | 20 KM Northeast of Mashhad, Tus, Iran
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Tomb of Ferdowsi is one of the most beautiful tombs among other tombs in Iran. I was there in autumn and it was at the sunset. Incredible. Here some photos...

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank aliamiri525
Reviewed December 6, 2018

The construction of the mausoleum as well as its aesthetic design is a reflection of the cultural, and geo-political status of Iran at the time.If you do not understand the Iranian poetry,Maybe you should not go, because it is more important than Ferdowsi's Mehdi Akhavan...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank man00chehrp
Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

Ferdowsi was Persian poet. Ferdowsi's Shahnameh is the most popular and influential national epic in Iran and other Persian-speaking nations. The Shahnameh is the only surviving work by Ferdowsi regarded as indisputably genuine.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank SelVliramis
Reviewed July 2, 2018

Ferdowsi was born in a village on the outskirts of the ancient city of Toos (Tus). The Persians regard Ferdowsi as the greatest of their poets. For nearly a thousand years they have continued to read and to listen to recitations from his masterwork, the...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Mostafa S
Reviewed January 1, 2018

Hi, recently I went to the Ferdowsi tomb. If I want to tell you about him in fact he was the person who made Persian language alive again in Iran with his poems. His famous book is Shahnameh which is really interesting and many people...More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank mostafatajik2017
Reviewed November 19, 2017 via mobile

This is the most interesting place in mashad indeed , you can find love, history, poem, and silent war within his tombs stones, such a historical place

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank sabaakia
Reviewed September 20, 2017 via mobile

tomb of ferdowsi . he is big poemer in persian or farsi in iran . Tomb is big and beautiful and have a museum near here. And tomb of AkhavanSales is there too.

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank mostafa-ir
Reviewed June 6, 2017

Ferdowsi is one of the Great poets in Iran. Also, his tomb is one the Great architectures in Iran. One of the must-sees near Mashad.

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank Pouria76
Reviewed March 5, 2017

We had a guide with us that made it easier to appreciate this site. The poet Ferdosi's memorial is at Tus, a short drive from Mashhad. I am interested in Persian poetry so was keen to see the very attractive setting and the locals having...More

Date of experience: September 2016
2  Thank Archaeobuff
Reviewed November 29, 2016 via mobile

If you like Homer's Odyssey, this is the place to go! Guaranteed amusement.😍 There is also Harouniyeh monument which is a architectural masterpiece.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Masoud R
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