Ostan-e Khorasan Travel Guide

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Mashhad

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Tus

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Neyshabur

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Qom

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Birjand

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Sabzevar

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Kashmar

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Mashhad

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  • Train, Mashhad - Tehran

    Mashhad Transportation

    Train leaves Tehran to Mashhad 12 times in a day & vise versa.~6:45 am to ~22:50 (it's not constant for every day)Best one is Ghazal trains costs 215,000 IR, 12hours.& Sabz Trains costs 199,500 IR, 12hours.Pardis Trains leves every morning 6:45, costs 197,000 IR, 7:30hours.in the year 2007/86Mashhad Railway Station located at head of Azadi st....

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  • Pars International

    Mashhad Hotels

    Sayed Shirazi Junction,Vakilabad, Mashhad, IR

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Families

  • Ferdowsi Museum

    Mashhad Things to Do

    Near ferdowsi tomb is a small museum, you dont need spend more money for visit .So dont forgot visit it.

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Tus

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  • Mausoleum of Ferdowsi (1)

    Tus Things to Do

    Ferdowsi The highly revered Persian poet & father of the modern Persian language was born 935 in Bazh a village near Tus & died around 1020 CE in poverty and embittered by royal neglect.Ferdowsi was buried at the yard of his own home, where his mausoleum now lies. It was not until Reza Shah Pahlavi's rule, in 1925, that a mausoleum was built for...

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  • Ferdowsi Museum (1)

    Tus Things to Do

    Ferdowsi Museum or Tous Museum was established in1987 close to Mausoleum of Ferdowsi.mainly hold objects about Ferdowsi & his time.as some old copies of Shaname,potteries from Ferdowsi time,paintings about shahname & Ferdowsi portraits,published stamps in honor of Ferdowsi,gifts to Mausoleum of Ferdowsi,old warfare Equipments.& some other...

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  • Harounieh Dome

    Tus Things to Do

    Harounieh Dome is whole thing that Tatar remained from Tous.Harounieh Dome Called Haroun's Prison, Mamonyye, Mousque of Tous or Ghazali's Khanghah during ages.but it's not prison & built centuries after Haroun Al-Rashid the Abbasid caliph. There is no inscription in the building but it seems to be a mausoleum or Khanghah from Ilkhanid dynasty....

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Neyshabur

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  • Tomb of Farid al-Din Attar (1)

    Neyshabur Things to Do

    Farid al-Din Attar the poet, scholar mystic & Pharmacist was born in Neyshabur in 1142 & killed by Mongol invaders in 1221, buried in Shadiakh area.Attar means herbalist, druggist, perfumist, pharmacist.Attar is one of the most famous mystic poets of Iran. Attar works along with Sanai were the inspiration of Mollana(=Rumi) and many other mystic...

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  • Tomb of Farid al-Din Attar (2)

    Neyshabur Things to Do

    The 1st tomb was built shortly after his martyrdom, by Ghazi al Ghozzat Yahya Ben Saaed Neyshaburi.Then Amir Alishir Navaei, vizier of Sultan Hussein Bayghara, built edifice upon Attar’s tomb in 15th century.The new Tomb built during Qajar, by Naier ol-Dole the ruler of Khorasan in 19th century.the National Heritage Association implemented Tile...

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  • Tomb of Omar Khayyam (1)

    Neyshabur Things to Do

    Omar Khayyam the poet, mathematician, philosopher, astronomer & physician was born in Neyshabur in 1048 & is buried close to Neyshabur in own garden, next to Imamzadeh Mahroq Mosque.According to famous legend called 3 Schoolmates, He & 2 other students studied under the Emam Mowaffaq Neyshaburi at about the same time: Nizam ol-Mulk, who became the...

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Qom

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  • BUS Tehran to Qom

    Qom Transportation

    You have buses coming from Tehran every hour from the South Terminal. This trip will take you around 2 hours and will cost you 2000Rials in a deluxe type bus with air conditioner and all.

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  • Howz-Sultan Salt Lake

    Qom Off The Beaten Path

    The Howz-Sultan Lake is situated between Tehran and Qom and can be seen a couple of hours after the start of your trip when you pass on the highway connecting both cities. This lake is some 20 kilometers long, 15 kilometers wide, and covered with salt in its entire surface creating a very nice scenery and indeed a good place to make picturesThere...

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  • Bazaar

    Qom Things to Do

    At the bottom of the main square there’s one of the oldest bazaars of the country.(as they say) But they have expand it with some new wings. One was added in the 70’s and one recently. The place you have to find is the area where the carpets are sold. The roof is from magnificent white tile work. You will find it if you enter the bazaar from the...

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Birjand

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  • Qaen

    Birjand Things to Do

    The most interesting part of the my trip was going to the Qaen city. I found There a very beautiful city.Qaen (Ghaen) is a city in the South Khorasan Province of Iran. Qaen is also called the City of Saffron. Saffron from Qaen is prized for its unique aroma and strong colour.Qaen is a place of great antiquity and complex history. The present city,...

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  • Birjand Castle

    Birjand Things to Do

    Among the historic buildings, The Birjand Castle, is one of the most beautiful castle with a location and architecture that is unique. This castle is located in middle of city.

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  • ARG kolahfarangi

    Birjand Things to Do

    It's located in city and you can see easily.The hexagonal Ziggurat of the Kolahfarangi or Mir Hassan Khan Castle is a unique landmark of Birjand. This building was originally the residence of Hassam-al-Dowleh but dates to the Zand Dynasty. This building is six stories high and only two floors are practically usable. The interior and exterior...

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Kashmar

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  • Kalaate

    Kashmar Things to Do

    I think nature is one of thing you can not find in capital city the same as Tehran, so it is best time for go to nature and enjoy it.Kalaate is near Kashmar , a small river in middle mountains, you spend your time from morning until afternoon.

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  • a night in mountain

    Kashmar Things to Do

    A morning we start from Kashmar ( Kalate ) to stay one night in middle of mountain , we walking aroung 90 minutes and when arrive to place for staid i think my heart stop , really it was very hard , after eathing breakfast we went for take fish and take some fish , but dont eat , for launch we had Spagetti and after that we had rest , we had tea...

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  • Firouz Abad Minaret

    Kashmar Things to Do

    Firouz Abad Minaret like Ali abad Tower made from adobe , it altitude is around 20 - 25 Meter , this Minaret used for serach . this made in saljoughian Duration around 900 years ago .

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