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Narein Castle

Meybod, Iran
+98 913 850 1936
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Very Old Castle

this is a 5000 years old castle and you can walk each point of it from up to down. with 3 floors... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
mamadgh99
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Tehran, Iran
Ancient Adobe castle

Along the road from Yazd to Nain/Isfahan the town of Meybod has a lot to offer. This castle, a very... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2018
Berichthier214
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Buren, The Netherlands
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“walk around” (2 reviews)
“shoot photos” (2 reviews)
“ruins” (4 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Meybod, Iran
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+98 913 850 1936
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this is a 5000 years old castle and you can walk each point of it from up to down. with 3 floors and a lot of defending layers it is a really really strong castle just at the center of iran. it is worth to...More

Thank mamadgh99
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Reviewed 7 January 2018

Along the road from Yazd to Nain/Isfahan the town of Meybod has a lot to offer. This castle, a very nice pigeon tower, an old restored caravanserai and a very nice old city center are here to explore at leisure. This very ancient Adobe structure...More

1  Thank Berichthier214
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Reviewed 7 January 2018

The citadel of Meybod, built around 2000 years ago. There is nothing in the chambers but the structure is amazing. On the roof you have the view of the whole city. If you are heading to Yazd, it is worth visiting this place (almost 50...More

1  Thank Amirafshar M
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Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Meybod is a small place about 50 km from Yazd. If you're passing by, it's worth stopping and checking out this castle. It's ruins, so there's nothing inside but the adobe structures are stunning if you're interested in architecture. It seems to originate from the...More

Thank isabella_deruiter
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Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Ancient castle (4000 B.C) surrounded with a lot of pomegranate trees.w hen you enter inside the castle, you would feel a great feeling. I suggest you to be there in the sunset. Everything would be amazing and mysterious. After leaving the castle, walking along the...More

Thank alireza0423
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Reviewed 23 September 2017

Narein castle is a huge castle dates back more than 4000 BC. This means that time Meybod was a important city and had a local ruler. This place has a great view of city on the top. I recommended this place if you want to...More

Thank Ali J
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Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

we stopped by here on the way to chak chak. Narein castle is dated back to B.C.4000... doesn't seem to be well preserved but still spectacular to see such ancient ruined castle. there were mud bricks lined up so some kind of restoration going on...More

Thank MizuhoK
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Reviewed 8 September 2017

It is one of the most ancient adobe castles dating back to 4000 BC.Considering the fact that it is constructed only of adobe, it is very well preserved! Archaeologists have excavated the site and recorded some coins that characterize the Sassanian coins which had the...More

Thank Touringpersia
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Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

This is old place, but not valuable to go meybod city just visit it! Because maybod is small City with low facilities . Really hard to spend time.

Thank 677hamidrezak
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Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

This castel is so old and for about 4000 years and for Meds era.It has 5 floors.If you go up to the roof you can see all the city from there.

Thank Ahmad T
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