Daily Excursion to Bishapur ancient site

 

Season All around the year 
Start Shiraz at 9:00- You will be collected at your hotel
Finish Shiraz at 18:00- You will be dropped off at your hotel
Duration One day (totally 4 hours driving)
Style Cultural-Tour
vehicle
Depends on the size of the group


Detail:

This short excursion is for the tourists visiting Shiraz, for other reasons than sightseeing, but have a free day to dedicate to a little cultural adventure in the ancient city of Bishapur.

 

Bishapur ancient town, was built by the order of Shapur I in the Sassanid era in 266 A.D in the honor of the victory against Valerian, the Roman prince. It was one of the most glorious towns in the past and there was a place with high arches and full of mosaic art in the palace and in the royal courtyard. Also, Anahita temple, which was built to praise the goddess of water, is still preserved and would amaze you with an extraordinary structure next to the fire temple. Next to the ancient town of Bishapur is a gorge with some bas-reliefs from the same time to describe some stories from Sassanid kings.

INCLUDED
Transportation by private bus/ minibus/ van or normal sedan.
Bottled water while sightseeing and a daily snack.
Expertise of Gate of nation’s travel specialists, tour guide.
Fuel and road tolls.
Entrance ticket
Excluded
International flights 
Visa 
Lunch and Dinner
Tips (optional)
  • These prices are in Euro.

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