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Tomb of Ferdowsi

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Famous Persian poet, author of the Shah-nameh

Ferdowsi was born in a village on the outskirts of the ancient city of Toos (Tus). The Persians... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2018
Mostafa S
Mashhad, Iran
The king of persian language

Hi, recently I went to the Ferdowsi tomb. If I want to tell you about him in fact he was the person... read more

Reviewed 2 January 2018
Mashhad, Iran
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Shahnameh Blvd. | 20 KM Northeast of Mashhad, Tus, Iran
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Reviewed 3 July 2018

Ferdowsi was born in a village on the outskirts of the ancient city of Toos (Tus). The Persians regard Ferdowsi as the greatest of their poets. For nearly a thousand years they have continued to read and to listen to recitations from his masterwork, the...More

Thank Mostafa S
Reviewed 2 January 2018

Hi, recently I went to the Ferdowsi tomb. If I want to tell you about him in fact he was the person who made Persian language alive again in Iran with his poems. His famous book is Shahnameh which is really interesting and many people...More

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Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

This is the most interesting place in mashad indeed , you can find love, history, poem, and silent war within his tombs stones, such a historical place

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Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

tomb of ferdowsi . he is big poemer in persian or farsi in iran . Tomb is big and beautiful and have a museum near here. And tomb of AkhavanSales is there too.

Thank mostafa-ir
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Ferdowsi is one of the Great poets in Iran. Also, his tomb is one the Great architectures in Iran. One of the must-sees near Mashad.

1  Thank Pouria76
Reviewed 6 March 2017

We had a guide with us that made it easier to appreciate this site. The poet Ferdosi's memorial is at Tus, a short drive from Mashhad. I am interested in Persian poetry so was keen to see the very attractive setting and the locals having...More

2  Thank Archaeobuff
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

If you like Homer's Odyssey, this is the place to go! Guaranteed amusement.😍 There is also Harouniyeh monument which is a architectural masterpiece.

Thank Masoud R
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Tomb of the greatest Iranian citizen ever. Touching place which takes you to the Persian myths and history. Makes you feal proud and honored...

Thank kamran1975
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

The tom of Ferdousi (famous Iranian poematic) is near Mashhad in tus region Ferdousi's masterpiece is Shahname . In this masterpiec he wrote about the history and mythology of Iran .the tomb is designed by Hooshang Seihoon and remids the tomb of Cyrus the great...More

1  Thank Farah H
Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

When I was planning to go to Mashhad, I had no idea that Ferdowsi's Tomb is very close to Mashhad. When my friend told me that we are going to visit that place, I felt lucky. Because I respect Ferdowsi a lot. I have read...More

Thank Semih K
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