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Atashgah - Zoroastrian Fire Temple, Esfahan
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See the atashgahs (four arch buildings) that held the sacred fires at Atashgah - Zoroastrian Fire Temple. The complex contains the archeological remains of 20 different buildings that now stand as ruins, but used to serve as the residences for pilgrims and priests to which the place was sacred. The Burj-i Gurban (watch tower) rises 20 m (65 ft) high above the complex. Take in views of the city landscape and experience the dessert wind on the location of a civilization long gone. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Atashgah - Zoroastrian Fire Temple by using our Esfahan travel itinerary maker.
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  • I think Rock climb quite so go for decent footwear. Views and Zoroaster Temple is not anything in particular that I think is worth coming.
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  • Know where you're getting into before to drive here. Sight on deE Temple is starting some distance noteworthy but the avoidance to walk over a mountain pass is only for experienced mountain hikers a meaningful action.
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  • The temple itself is a let-down, but the view from the temple of the city is absolutely amazing, and is worth the hike. But if you're only after zoroastrian history/culture, then this is a poor place ...  more »