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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
mohsen22p
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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
jr87traveller
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Prague, Czech Republic
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A giant mud made structure used to be the heart of the old strategic town of Meybod showing the importance of this city in central Iran. A great view of the area from its rooftop and worth to explore even in the hot days of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank amir_yazd_tour_guide
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

It is a ancient building located in the Meybod city. It's history gose back to 3000 years ago ( Madian era). On the roof a good view if city is found to take good photos.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank aidinv
Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

This is more than 2000 years old. It has been partly restored . Amazing place and architecture . A great view from the top . The kings room on the top and the small private room which are very quiet despite of the outside noise

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Taffoolie
Reviewed 29 July 2018

this castle is the biggest building in the city and you can see all the town from the top of it, they say it is the oldest castle in Iran and I wonder how it can last through all this years.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Mot L
Reviewed 25 June 2018

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

Date of experience: June 2018
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

Date of experience: April 2018
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

Date of experience: April 2018
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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

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank jr87traveller
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.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Ponuponas
Reviewed 12 April 2018

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

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Jurgen B
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