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Panoramic photo by Mohammad Shirani EXPERT Taken 21:53, 05/11/2008 - Views loading...

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Autumn In Iran

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A: Cyrus Palace in  Pasargad

by Sahneh, 2.7 km away

 Cyrus Palace in  Pasargad

B: Pasargad Audience Hall

by Ramin Dehdashti, 2.7 km away

Pasargadae (Persian: پاسارگاد) was a city in ancient Persia. According to the Elamite cuneiform of th...

Pasargad Audience Hall

C: Pasargad

by Reza Pazhouhesh, 2.9 km away

Pasargad

D: The Private Palace of Cyrus the Great

by Ramin Dehdashti, 3.0 km away

Pasargadae (Persian: پاسارگاد) was a city in ancient Persia. According to the Elamite cuneiform of th...

The Private Palace of Cyrus the Great

E: Cyrus Palace in  Pasargad

by Sahneh, 3.0 km away

Cyrus Palace in  Pasargad

 Cyrus Palace in  Pasargad

F: Pasargad

by Sahneh, 3.0 km away

Pasargad

G: Pasargad, Tale Takht

by Sahneh, 3.1 km away

Pasargad, Tale Takht

H: Pasargadae

by Ramin Dehdashti, 3.2 km away

Pasargadae (Persian: پاسارگاد) was a city in ancient Persia. According to the Elamite cuneiform of th...

Pasargadae

I: The tomb of Cyrus the Great

by Ramin Dehdashti, 3.2 km away

The most important monument in Pasargadae is the tomb of Cyrus the Great. Though there is no firm evi...

The tomb of Cyrus the Great

J: Tomb of Cyrus The Great

by Mohammad Reza Domiri Ganji, 3.2 km away

Tomb of Cyrus The Great

This panorama was taken in Pasargadae

This is an overview of Pasargadae

Pasargadae was a city in ancient Persia, and is today an archaeological site and one of Iran's UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
It was the first capital of the Achaemenid Empire and lies in the Fars province, 43 kilometers from Persepolis. The construction began around 546 BCE. The tomb of Cyrus' son and successor, Cambyses II, also has been found in Pasargadae. Pasargadae remained the Persian capital until Darius founded another in Persepolis.

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