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Shushtar Historical Hydraulic System

Shushtar, Iran
+98 913 207 0430
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I was expecting something better

Maybe it depends on the season but when I was there after some rains water was brown dirty and full... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Lodz, Poland
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A UNESCO world herritage place for good reason!

t was very impressing to go there! If you go downstairs to the ancient "industrial area of... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Bienle L
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

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
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
Reviewed 23 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
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
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
Reviewed 14 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
Reviewed 29 June 2017

After 2 times see this place can't beleive that it 200-300 years ago.really amazing.light of night is so beautifull. there is steps that you could go and see better from that place and so quite.

Thank mina h
Reviewed 19 June 2017

It's is definitely interesting to visit a cool and green are while you are walking in a dry and hot area. You will surprised when you enter this beautiful area after crossing a narrow stairway!

3  Thank Nooshin_Hashemi
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Overlooking the area from the bridge gives a false impression if the scale of what was built and when! Clear water coming from every direction and for Iran, a lot of wildlife ... Turtles, wild geese, herons and fish. Make use of a local guide...More

Thank rdella
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