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Travel to the home of dazzling clusts of domes, blue and gold minarets, and exquisite arched arcades: here is Iran’s holiest and second- largest city; where Tamerlane’s son, Shah Rokh, enlarged its famous holy shrine and Shah Abbas I rebuilt it to become the top attraction for Shiite pilgrims. 

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Close to the borders of Turkmenistan and Afghanistan, in the valley of the Kashafrud River, where once was along the silk road, lies a city the most famous attraction of which is a shrine complex commemorating Shiite Islam’s eighth Imam, Imam Reza. The holy shrine is a vast series of sacred environ areas known as Haram-e Razavi. Nevertheless, Mashhad has lot more to offer to tourists. Take your time to visit museums of the shrine complex. And yet there is more! Here you can also visit a monumental dedicated to Ferdowsi, the famous poet and author of the Shah-nameh. The mausoleum is located in Tus, a significant town until 1389.     


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*Please note that optional activities, including Ferdowsi mausoleum, are available at an extra cost.

Reasons to visit Mashhad:

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