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Shiraz


 

Shiraz

The city of roses and nightingales, the city of poets and philosophers, the city of warriors and kings, and above   all the city of monuments where great empires of Achaemenid  have come to power.

The beautiful and charming city of Shiraz is about 919 km far from Tehran and it is the center of the Fars Province. This township has a moderate climate with regular seasons. Since long Shiraz has been considered to have a great importance in the history. Its name can be found in the Elamite inscriptions of Persepolis. The memorial tombs of two well-known poets of Iran, Hafez and Sa`di, as well as Khajoo are all situated in the city of Shiraz. The long history of this city has left many historical and cultural monuments along with the natural views to be visited by tourists.

 

 


Tomb of sa'adi
Tomb of sa'adi in Shiraz