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Citadel, being protected, a delight

It seems some places are emotive and leave lasting memories it depends what pulls your... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
fussy011
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london
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One of the best sights in Iran!

### what is it? A mud brick castle with houses and a wall around it in a fairly great condition... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2018
fischpet
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Braunschweig, Germany
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It seems some places are emotive and leave lasting memories it depends what pulls your strings. This appealed to me anyway. Built of Adobe a 1500 yr old citadel with magnificent high walls survives this area despite volcanic activity. The archeological society are repairing damaged...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

### what is it? A mud brick castle with houses and a wall around it in a fairly great condition (other than the more renown big brother in Bam which got destroyed by a big earthquake) ### what am I doing here? Feel like an...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 6 August 2018

Rayen castle is a built row of clay .It built by sasani nation at almost 800 years ago .It's a good feeling that you can touch a clay related that too far times . the castle located 20000 meters area . the spaces had been...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank asiakade
Reviewed 20 May 2018

Rhine is a historic and tourist destination in the province of Kerman and in the mountain range of a thousand . This city center of the Rhine is part of the city ​​of Kerman and is located in the southeast of Kerman. City of Rhine...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

when I walk inside this old place I just think about the ancestors how they were clever to build an amazing castle without any modern machine ....

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

I wandered over an hour around the vast castle, little alleys and stairs leading you on top of crumbled houses or to dead ends. I had fun exploring and imaging how the people lived here. Parts of the castle are neatly restored. In the background...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Joris H
Reviewed 12 February 2018

Rayan has been partly restored to give you a feel of what it would really have been like and while some may feel that is should have been left then the sheer scale of the place would not have come over the same. To see...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 14 January 2018

Rayen citadel can be considered a smaller example of Bam but it couldn't be as great as Bam citadel. While you are on top of rampart, you have the beautiful view of Hezar mountains. In winter time mountains covered with snow and you can take...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Steptoiran
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

When you wanna go to Arg_e_bam you can see rayen citadel. A historical citadel about 500 AC. In winters have a cool wheather. In Bam way turn to the right after checkpoint.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Moh S
Reviewed 2 December 2017

The restoration seems done for a 5 stars hotel. It is a pity, as it was a wonderful citadel. Walking through its alleys and areas and complexes everything is the same. I have never seen a so poor, and expensive, reconstruction like this. More for...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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