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Shushtar Historical Hydraulic System

Shushtar, Iran
+98 913 207 0430
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Best Historical Hydraulics place

I traveled to Shushtar to see this historic blue mill and I was surprised to see it, and I was... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
amin f
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Shiraz, Iran
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Amazing!

This is a nice site for historical water engineering.Fantastic ancient Engineering unbelievable... read more

Reviewed 14 March 2018
Ardalanyekta
,
Tehran, Iran
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Shushtar, Iran
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I traveled to Shushtar to see this historic blue mill and I was surprised to see it, and I was surprised that there were many steps that would cause problems for the elderly

Thank amin f
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Reviewed 14 March 2018

This is a nice site for historical water engineering.Fantastic ancient Engineering unbelievable Structure from years and years ago” this place is a world cultural heritage site with beautiful landscape. it is worth to go down to the site.

Thank Ardalanyekta
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Reviewed 20 February 2018

Shushtar Historical Aquatic Structures A coherent mix of bridges, gangways, mills, waterfalls, canals, and water guiding tunnels that work in conjunction with each other and made during the Achaemenids to the Sassanians to make more use of water. I would suggest that you may visit...More

Thank amirhossein f
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Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

Maybe it depends on the season but when I was there after some rains water was brown dirty and full of rubbish. Watching from the city walls was enough and for free. Get ready to pay as always in Iran . There is a good...More

Thank very-sunny
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Reviewed 16 December 2017

t was very impressing to go there! If you go downstairs to the ancient "industrial area of Shushtar, the sight gets more and more impressing. You can really hear the enormous power of the water, rushing down! The former workshops of the millers, stone millers...More

Thank Bienle L
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Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

Very nice place to see - mills and tunnels in natural stones - must see place for sure . Fantastic vista points inside for photography

Thank rezaakk
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Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

Shushtar is one of the oldest and most beautifully decorated tourist attractions in Iran. Shushtar's water sculptures are one of the oldest places in history. I was excited to see such a system that was built with such an idea in ancient times. A relaxing...More

Thank afsaneseylan
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Reviewed 4 November 2017

This is a nice site for historical water engineering. You can admire it from abobe street but if you ever end up in Shustar, it is worth to go down to the site. Perhaps one of the local un/official guides can tell you about the...More

Thank jusaja
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Reviewed 10 October 2017

Fantastic ancient Engineering unbelievable Structure from years and years ago” this place is a world cultural heritage site with beautiful landscape.

Thank v v
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Reviewed 13 September 2017

Shushtar historical hydraulic system is a structure to guide water. It is located in Khuzestan Province, Iran. The system includeds water mills, dams, tunnels, and canals. It traced back to Darius the Great in the 5th century B.C. This island city was registered on UNESCO’s...More

Thank iransunworldtravel
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