Falak-ol-Aflak Fort is a
in the city center of Khorramabad in Lorestan province. Falak-ol-Aflak is also known as the Castle of the twelve tower castle. Situated on a hill overlooking the city of Khorramabad, near the river, in the center of the city, Falak-ol-Aflak is the most remarkable historical and tourist monument in the city. The fortress dates back to the Sassanid period.
About sixty-five years after the death of Hafiz Shams al-Din Muhammad Yaghmai, in 1452 BC the ruler of Fars province built a dome-shaped mansion over the tomb of Hafiz
and built a large pond in front of it, which was filled with water from Rokn abad. After that, during his reign over Fars, Karim Khan Zand built a tomb in the style of his buildings on the tomb of Hafiz and laid a marble stone on its tomb, which remains the tombstone to this day.
This place was originally the monastery of
, where he spent his late life and then was buried there. the tomb was first built in the seventh century by Shams al-Din Muhammad Sahib Divani, the minister of that time. Saadi's current tomb was rebuilt in 1954 and has since attracted many visitors.
38. Attar Mausoleum
Attar’s Tomb is a monument built on the tomb of Attar Neyshaburi during the Timurid era.it was restored completely during the Second Pahlavi Period, and it was also briefly restored in the 1990s. Farid ol-din Attar Neyshaburi, a famous Iranian poet and mystic, died in 618 AH.
39. Mausoleum of Omar Khayyam
Khayyam, a poet, astronomer and famous mathematician known for his quatrains around the world. Khayyam's Tomb is a fusion of astronomy, geometry, poetry and the symbol of the multi-faceted personality of Hakim Abu Al-Fath Omar ibn Khayyam Neyshaburi.
40. Vank Cathedral
This church, also known as the Armenian Cathedral of Isfahan, was built during the reign of Shah Abbas II the building id inspired by the St. Stepanos Church in Jolfa, Azerbaijan. In terms of gilding, the ceiling and surface of the dome and historical paintings are among the most beautiful churches in Isfahan.
41. Tomb of Ferdowsi
Ferdowsi is an Iranian epic poet.According to many experts, he is considered to be the greatest Persian singer who managed to write
during his lifetime.
42. Karim Khan Citadel
The Vakil citadel was built between 1766 and 1767. During Zand's rule, after Karim Khan chose Shiraz as the capital, he decided to live in this citadel as his place of residence.