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Tagh E Bostan, Kermanshah

Categories: Landmarks, Tourist Spots
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4.5/5 based on 60+ reviews on the web
Explore Tagh E Bostan, an archeological park with several large rock reliefs set into two big and one small arch. The reliefs date from the Sassanin period (226-650 CE) and depict several rulers-- Ardoshir II, Shapur II, Shapur III, and Khosran II. Visit this part of an ancient caravan route on the Silk road and see the carvings about religion, war glory and honor, games, and festivities. You will find a sacred spring in the base of the cliff that flows into a pool. To visit Tagh E Bostan on your trip to Kermanshah, use our Kermanshah trip itinerary planner.
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  • Outside the entrance a large funfair with many Iranian visitors. Then you will see a large pond behind the two reliefs. Very good view, and therefore much more interesting (for me) than Bosutan. I thought it was a "peaceful place" and made many contakten with Iranian visitors.
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  • Like too many sites in Iran, simply way too expensive for what you get. You'll need to think carefully about paying the foreigner surcharge of 200,000 Rials for a site that can largely be viewed from ...  read more »
  • Surrounded by open-air restaurants this archaeological site is very popular by locals and gives the impression of an amusement park, especially at night when the images are illuminated in different co...  read more »
  • Taq-e Bostan very beautiful place. I invite all people of the world to see the monument. Taqbstan collection of petroglyphs and inscriptions Sassanid era in the northwestern city of Kermanshah is located in West Iran. The complex was built in the third century AD and has great artistic and historical value. Mountains and springs in this place, it's beautiful walkway, which since time immemorial has been considered today. Near the petroglyphs Taq-e Bostan, Khosrow Parviz Hunting Ground is located. It is only Hunting ground the remnants of the Sasanian period. in Kermanshah you can see the many tourist attractions.
  • there is so historic and so beautiful and it is amazing too.
  • Beautiful place but more explanation about the importance of the history of place should be written and shown
  • Looks like it's of historical significance, though there doesn't seem to have much information.
  • its a paradise on earth
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