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The graves of the great kings

Both great Persian kings Darius and Xerxes found their last resting place here. You will probably... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
ViFi62
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Worth a look

If you are visiting Persepolis you should visit this site. The tombs carved into the cliffs are... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2018
Grant13
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Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Both great Persian kings Darius and Xerxes found their last resting place here. You will probably not spend more than half an hour (1 hour max) here, since the site is not very big, but it's well worth the effort, Even after a visit to...More

Thank ViFi62
Reviewed 15 September 2018

kertir was the most powerfull Zoroastrian priest in ancient iran who was lived for long time and has power equal to the power of king. he is the only person in ancient iran who has his own bas rileif althogh he was not a king

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Reviewed 5 September 2018

the story of this place specially the story of the name of this place is very fun,as place for a short break before or after visiting Persepolis its one of the best options

Thank vouyagetopersepolis
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Not knowing what to expect so climbing up this little hill to see from a bit up high these tombs and all the carved in stone scenes from battles and victorious moments was truly astonishing surprise! Definitley recommend visiting it.

Thank petra h
Reviewed 19 May 2018

If you are visiting Persepolis you should visit this site. The tombs carved into the cliffs are somewhat reminiscent of Petra but on a way smaller scale. It is amazing how these tombs have lasted the thousands of years they have been exposed to the...More

Thank Grant13
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Our driver stoped here on the way, as this one was not even on our list. Its four nicely craved statues in the rock, but not a must see. Very simple and little known site

Thank jr87traveller
Reviewed 15 April 2018

We doubted of coming here but it was on the way and little money and we were glad we did. Takes you 15 minutes all included

Thank Jurgen B
Reviewed 11 January 2018

Naqsh-e Rajab is the site of four limestone rock face inscriptions and rock-cut bas-reliefs that date to the early Sassanid era. one even celebrates a victory over the Romans around 240. The fascinating things about this small site are one its location, two the actual...More

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Reviewed 6 January 2018

It is so amazing to have witnessed the persian ruins! If you go here alone, you may just find it a bit of a dull place not knowing much about its beautiful history and the narratives. I really advice to go here with a good...More

Thank suzanne961
Reviewed 9 November 2017

This place was discovered recently and belongs to Sasanian. Show you the story of that era about kings. It worths to visit!

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