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Poor castle with great history

I'm very sad whenever I look at this castle, it has no entrance, it has no guard, it has no... read more

Reviewed 25 March 2017
Babak H
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Tehran Province, Iran
Last remains of a great fortress

This is more a fun place to visit than a place to learn about history. It is far more decayed than... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2016
Signum32
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Basingstoke UK
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13 May 2017
“great place for photographers”
24 Mar 2017
“Poor castle with great history”
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Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

it s located on the way to Ispahan from Yazd nice place in order to shoot some architecture matter the Castle is just an hill of mud but the ambiance is really cool nice stop

Thank ksarman
Reviewed 25 March 2017

I'm very sad whenever I look at this castle, it has no entrance, it has no guard, it has no protection, I even can cry for this situation. You can compare it with the picture which belongs to 100 hundreds years ago

Thank Babak H
Reviewed 13 March 2017

I will declare here that I love a good castle in ruins. This one is a classic for me because it is mud brick and it is beautifully situated in the middle of the desert town of Na'in on top of a hill. It is...More

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Reviewed 11 December 2016

This is more a fun place to visit than a place to learn about history. It is far more decayed than the Na'in fortress but no entry fee and easy to climb around. The crumbling remains still show that this was a substantial fortress/castle in...More

Thank Signum32
Reviewed 25 May 2016

An interesting old castle and amazing to see its still here. There is no entrance fee and its easy to walk around

Thank GeraldineUK
Reviewed 19 May 2016

the castle is a ruin and falling apart. Still the area is nice to walk around especially to see the water reservoirs of which some are still in use.

Thank ellisveen
Reviewed 27 December 2015

Narenj Qal'e is a remnant of a structure that was also known as Narin castle. The construction materials used in the castle, as well as its style of architecture support the idea that it was built in the pre-Islamic era. According to surveys and other...More

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