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walking through history

We had numerous castles in Iran called Narin & the one in Meybod is the most famous one . Meybod... read more

Reviewed 11 May 2018
mohsen p
Tehran, Iran
Old and huge

Nice castle... very old and huge. Made of mud bricks... enjoyed to walk around and see the ruins... read more

Reviewed 4 May 2018
Prague, Czech Republic
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Meybod, Iran
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Some of this site takes a fair bit of imagination to think what it would have been like. That said, some of the ramparts and towers are in tact, which enable you to understand what the castle would have been like. The site towers above...More

Thank R0hanL
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Many years ago Meybod was a capital of one of the Persian dynasties. Narein castle is a pre-Islamic construction, which is more than 2 thousand year old. Some artifact indicate that it might be even older. Unfortunately today, the ruins of Narin castle are not...More

Thank Shimnik
Reviewed 11 May 2018

We had numerous castles in Iran called Narin & the one in Meybod is the most famous one . Meybod itself is a mysterious historical city and the Narin castle is a proof of it . it is highly recommended to visit this mesmerizing city...More

1  Thank mohsen p
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

Nice castle... very old and huge. Made of mud bricks... enjoyed to walk around and see the ruins.. part of the trip

Thank JD D
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Mus castle. Very old, but not very beautiful. Could be a short stop on a way to other Persian cities.

Thank Ponuponas
Reviewed 12 April 2018

Interesting, but dull compared to for exemple Jordans "sand castles". And certainly not the heiglight of this town!

Thank Jurgen B
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

I'm private driver and I go there many times with my turistes , I should sey : Narin Castle is one of the oldest castles in Iran , belonging to the Sassanid period , a very large and beautiful castle that you can spend time...More

Thank mohsen b
Reviewed 12 March 2018

Narein Castle is one of an oldest castle in Iran, when you travel to Iran you can visit Narein Castle.

Thank IranNeginTravel
Reviewed 22 January 2018

this is a 5000 years old castle and you can walk each point of it from up to down. with 3 floors and a lot of defending layers it is a really really strong castle just at the center of iran. it is worth to...More

Thank mamadgh99
Reviewed 7 January 2018

Along the road from Yazd to Nain/Isfahan the town of Meybod has a lot to offer. This castle, a very nice pigeon tower, an old restored caravanserai and a very nice old city center are here to explore at leisure. This very ancient Adobe structure...More

2  Thank Berichthier214
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