Poets Tomb (Maqbaratol Shoara), Tabriz

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Feel the presence of greatness at Poets Tomb (Maqbaratol Shoara), the final resting place of notable Eastern poets throughout history. Situated in the middle of a large garden, the cemetery represents a quiet and peaceful place free from the noise of the surrounding city. The first tombs have been here for almost a millennium, but the mausoleum itself was built in the 1970s by a former secretary of arts and culture. Take a walk through the site and reflect on the mesmerizing architecture, characterized by grand arches, rose windows, and engraved poems. Among the poets buried here lie Asadi Tusi and Aziz Dowlatabadi. Add Poets Tomb (Maqbaratol Shoara) to your Tabriz travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Tabriz route planning website .
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  • poets tomb located in old part of the city in Sorkhab district , there are many other historical places in this district and neighbourhood like as Qajar Museum , pottery museum ,...there is a green ar...  more »
  • The monument itself is not worth visiting, but the climb uphill and the view over Tabriz and its surrounding areas is splendid. If you decide to climb uphill together with a lot of locals you should d...  more »
  • Not somewhere we would normally visit but we did to try and better understand the Iran people, we are glad we went. Unfortunately work is being done outside which restricts the views but inside was ve...  more »

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