Falak-ol-Aflak Castle, Khorramabad

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#70 of 115 in Historic Sites in Iran
Falak-ol-Aflak Castle is located in Khorramabad. Use our Khorramabad trip maker to arrange your visit to Falak-ol-Aflak Castle and other attractions in Khorramabad.
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  • Very nice castle with view to town - you have to climb up to enter the castle . Nice location for taking photo specially on roof top  more »
  • Told it was 40000 toman. Most expensive thing Iran. Rude service. Don't visit. It's the most expensive historical site in Iran!  more »
  • This beautiful castle used to be a prison some time ago and now there is a museum inside. Although the museum is not on international level but the building itself and its panoramic view is a 5-star p...  more »
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  • Falak-ol-Aflak is the most important historical monument in Khorram Abad, the capital city of Lorestan Province, Western Iran. The castle has been used as a military base and prison till around 2000. The building is beautiful and offers 360' view of the city and surrounding river. It is located above a hill with about 50 m elevation and not suitable for disabled people. A great museum about Lur tribes and the history of Lorestan especially Luristan bronze is established inside the castle.
  • A must see for anyone visiting Khorramabad. There is also a museum inside the castle and some of the items on display date back to 3000 years ago.
  • such a beautiful castle! it's very old and highly recommended to visit.
  • Must see place when you are in Khoram Abad.
  • A masterpiece of a remnant from the very ancient centuries that represents the ancient Iranian architecture and originality

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