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Okay for Enroute Airport Stop -- Don't Make a Trip

By the standards of the mosques that Iran has to offer, this was pretty average and didn't really... read more

Reviewed 27 November 2018
benheredonethat
very vast

this is very vast place with all time constructing, it is close to biggest cemetery of Iran. new... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2018
sj_alizadeh
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Mashhad, Iran
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Reviewed 2 January 2019

We were in awe of the chandeliers and lights in this location. It is kept clean and you can see others worshiping this Imam.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank JazliyanaJon
Reviewed 27 November 2018

By the standards of the mosques that Iran has to offer, this was pretty average and didn't really do much for me. Plus, it is pretty new so nothing to really appreciate. I stopped by it on my way from the airport... wouldn't make the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank benheredonethat
Reviewed 19 November 2018 via mobile

Nothing special to worth for going this far distance.Just a shrine like other ones.many better things Tehran has.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 5 November 2018

this is very vast place with all time constructing, it is close to biggest cemetery of Iran. new design is very beautiful and almost unique in Iran. all types of services are available here but somehow not a touristy place.

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank sj_alizadeh
Reviewed 30 July 2018

I visited purely by accident It was so impressive from the road and I know it’s still not finished yet, but, as a Christian, I had never seen anything quite like this before. It’s interior was palatial, but in an understated way. Huge, yet an...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank vicattard61
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Don't bother to go to this monumental waste of money on bling. It is an affront to Shia Islam to call the dictator Khomeini and Imam.

Date of experience: June 2018
3  Thank Peter K
Reviewed 6 June 2018

Forget the old adage of 'never discuss religion or politics' Enter, stare, smile, and very shortly you can have the start of an hours long conversation covering every taboo subject in Iran/Western relations over the last 100 years or more....though what's 100 years to a...More

Date of experience: May 2018
3  Thank JackDaRook
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Holy Shrine of Emam Khomeini is located on the south part of Tehran. It is better to combine the visit with a trip to Qom, for instance, because there is no even a metro station in the vicinity. You gave to leave your voluminous belongings...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Shimnik
Reviewed 4 April 2018

Imam Khomeini was central to Iran's Islamic Revolution and he remained the country's leader for another decade afterwards. This shrine was built in his honor though it also contains the graves of a number of other important people among which family members. Whatever you may...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank mbaas
Reviewed 5 January 2018

This is a holy place near the Imam Khomeini International Airport and has hundreds of visitors at all times; please make sure that you do not carry any eatables / cigarettes etc since these are not allowed inside the Shrine

Date of experience: November 2017
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