We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Underground City of Nushabad

Kashan, Iran
+98 31 5482 5850
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Not worth the effort

It is not worth the trip from Kashan... There are only two tunnels open for visit and very little... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
JD D
,
Prague, Czech Republic
via mobile
Art of defence!

Narrow channels are digged in two levels deep underground to provide a have for people. It is all... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Morvarid R
via mobile
Read all 81 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good27%
  • Average18%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
About
Contact
Kashan, Iran
Website
+98 31 5482 5850
Write a ReviewReviews (81)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"under ground"
in 2 reviews
"water reservoir"
in 2 reviews
"three floors"
in 2 reviews
"interesting place"
in 2 reviews
"interesting history"
in 2 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 3 reviews
"shelter"
in 4 reviews
"tunnel"
in 7 reviews
"invasion"
in 3 reviews
"war"
in 3 reviews
"ventilation"
in 3 reviews
"enemies"
in 2 reviews
"ventilated"
in 2 reviews
"hide"
in 2 reviews
"bend"
in 2 reviews
"height"
in 2 reviews
"engineering"
in 2 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 42 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is not worth the trip from Kashan... There are only two tunnels open for visit and very little to see.

Thank JD D
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Narrow channels are digged in two levels deep underground to provide a have for people. It is all spreded under the city in a vast area and well splitted into different rooms to make living possible for 3 weeks. The most amazing part to me...More

Thank Morvarid R
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 13 April 2018

Not far from Kashan in the city of Nushabad, there is the recently founded caves of the underground city. It seems to be caved as an alternative city during wars. it has three floors but you can just visit one part of one floor.

Thank Hooshmand H
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

It's amazing underground structure off the city of Kashan. The entrance go underneath around 5-8 meters but it's very cool and well ventilated; firstly, we enter into the huge cylindrical structure with dome , water reservoir. There is volunteer young boy engligh speaking guide to...More

Thank jajavalB
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

The underground city of "Noushabad" is the capital of "Anoushirvan", the "Sassanid" king, located in the north of Kashan, west of the city of Aran and Bidgol, and 10 km from Kashan. It should be noted that the complex dates back to 1500 years and...More

1  Thank havosh r
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 13 March 2018

The Underground City of Nushabad is about an hour far from Kashan, when you enter the city you will understand why you should visit this city its cold inside when its hot outside you can feel freshness inside the city there are small corridors you...More

Thank IranNeginTravel
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

Its quite an adventure to go inside and discover a bit... All of it is not open.. but whats left is still exciting .. try entering the Enterance number 2 .. also the city of Nushabad is an old city with beautiful ruins and monuments

Thank Babak S
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

It is an underground city which was used as shelter from Mongol invasion. Specially if you are visiting Kashan in summer it would totally blow your mind the weather down there is so cool and nice which was the second reason people used this place.

Thank Ali_Kani
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 13 December 2017

The underground city is situated in a nice small town worth a visit. just walk a bit around and enjoy

1  Thank arjenbinnerts
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

City belong to 1,500 years ago, not to much to see, except long and tiny tunnel. Little bit difficult to walk for people with heavy wait or very tall people.

Thank bahram t
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 4 hotels in Kashan
Amirza Traditional Hotel
3 reviews
10.99 km away
Morshedi House
212 reviews
11.53 km away
Qom Olympic Hotel
7 reviews
80.36 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Manouchehri House Restaurant
224 reviews
10.78 km away
Domiloon Resturant and Watermill
25 reviews
56.37 km away
Charsooq
23 reviews
76.11 km away
Cafe Shazdeh
48 reviews
11.39 km away
Nearby Attractions
Tabatabei House
305 reviews
11.40 km away
Chaar Taaghi Zigurat
5 reviews
29.74 km away
Abyaneh Village
178 reviews
56.47 km away
Sultan Amir Ahmad Bathhouse
266 reviews
11.05 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
jill-explore
25 October 2017|
Answer
Response from themudgeerambler | Reviewed this property |
Hours are roughly 9am till4pm. Tour is about 1hour. There are English speaking guides available here too.
1
Vote
;