This cylindrical and brick minaret is a relic of the 5th century AH., located near the old city of Shahpour Khast. The same is also known as the minaret of Khoram Abad as it stands to the south west of this city. The vicinity surrounding this relic has been converted into a park.
Khorramabad (Khoramabad or Khurramabad) is a city in and capital of Lorestan Province, Iran.Khorramabad is situated in the Zagros Mountains. Khorramabad Airport is 3 km south of the city proper.The city population is predominantly Lur and Lak, although the two groups are closely related.In the city center, a tall citadel called Falak-ol-Aflak (The Heaven of Heavens), a relic of the Sassanid era, is now a nationally popular ...read more about Khorramabad
Historical House of Akhund Abu – Khorram Abad
The historical house of Akhund Abu Khorram Abad which is known as “Tourism House” is located in Khorram Abad and in the western wing of the historical castle of Falak al-Aflak. This beautiful place is from the early Pahlavi dynasty.This ...
Makhmal Kooh (Shabikhoon Gorge) Recreational Place – Khorram Abad
This beautiful area is located to the north of Khoram Abad, in the valley of Makhmal Kooh. It is so called due to abundance of small stones and flowers in the way to the same.
Mehri Temple – Khorram Abad
This temple is located to the south west of Khoram Abad and at a distance of 8 km. from Khoram Abad-Koohdasht Road.There is a crypt dug out in the mountain in 'Baba Abbas' Valley, which at present is a protected military area. Surrounding this ...
The Broken Bridge Shapuri – Khorram Abad
Shekasteh (Shapuri) bridge was built in the time of Shapur I Sassanid at the same time of the construction of Falak al-Aflak castle and is located in the one kilometer distance of the south of this castle in Khorram Abad Town.This bridge which ...
Koogan Cave – Khorram Abad
This cave is one of the historical man-made caves dug out in the breast of the mountain. The said cave is 8 km. from Khoram Abad-Kermanshah Road. The cave is not within easy reach. Coins that have been discovered in the surroundings are related to ...
Falakol Aflak Castle Museum – Khorram Abad
This palace (museum) is one of the historical structures related to the Sassanian era. The said is located on a hill in the midst of the city of Khoram Abad. A section of this palace was converted into a museum in the years 1976-1977. This museum ...
Khoram Abad Valley – Khorram Abad
The said valley is 15 km. in length, nestling among the limestone mountains at an elevation of 1,170 m. Enhanced with natural beauty in addition to the springs, rivers, forests and caves in the vicinity. Relics of the past reveal that this area was ...
Seimareh River – Khorram Abad
This river after following its course through other provinces, flows into Lurestan province taking the name of Seimareh.