Login
Qoban Castle of Maku - West Azerbaijan
Tourist Attraction

Qoban Castle of Maku

in Maku city | West Azerbaijan province
Tourist Attraction

Qoban Castle of Maku

Related to Maku city (located in West Azerbaijan province)
Maku Castle (Ghopan Castle, Qapan Castle, Qopan Castle) lies 36 km. east of Maku city in West Azerbaijan Province. It is constructed on a flat land created by cooled melted material (volcanic soil). The turreted walls of the castle give it on additional beauty. This castle was a palace of one of the Orartoie kings in the 7th and 8th centuries BC. for defense purposes.
Fullscreen Map
PHOTO GALLERY
Qoban Castle of Maku - West Azerbaijan
Qoban Castle of Maku - West Azerbaijan
Qoban Castle of Maku - West Azerbaijan
Qoban Castle of Maku - West Azerbaijan
Qoban Castle of Maku - West Azerbaijan
Qoban Castle of Maku - West Azerbaijan
Qoban Castle of Maku - West Azerbaijan
Qoban Castle of Maku - West Azerbaijan
Qoban Castle of Maku - West Azerbaijan
Qoban Castle of Maku - West Azerbaijan
Qoban Castle of Maku - West Azerbaijan
Qoban Castle of Maku - West Azerbaijan
The township of Maku (or Makoo) is a city in the West Azerbaijan Province the northwestern most region of Iran, is mountainous and beautiful. Maku is within international borders from three sides, its capital is the city of Maku, located 939 km. from ...
EXPLORE OTHER ATTRACTIONS IN Maku
Category: Catholic Church
The Monastery of Saint Thaddeus (named in honor of Apostle Thaddeus, in Armenian, Tadevos) near Maku and Chaldoran is extremely isolated in every sense of the word. It ... MORE
Category: Catholic Church
This church (located near Maku in West Azerbaijan Province), built on a rocky elevation near Zangomar River atop a rocky elevation some 600 years back, was exposed to drowning ... MORE
Category: Rivers
Aras, which in Azarbayjani language is called "Araz", is the most important river in northern Iran and Azarbayjan provinces. This river originates from the Goel Daq Mountain ... MORE
Kolah Farangi Mansion is located in the Imam Avenue in Maku (West azarbaijan Province in Northwest of IRAN) and formerly belonged to Ali Qoli Khan Bayat (Aligholi Khan). ... MORE
Category: Bridges
This bridge is located 5 km. from Maku on the Zangmar River, and is a monument from the Safavid era. This bridge was constructed in order to facilitate communications between ... MORE
This palace is located at a distance of 8 km. between Maku and Bazargan border town and is situated in a vast garden covering about 11 hectares. This palace was built at ... MORE
ON THE SAME CATEGORY
Tons of Steps but worth visiting! Rudkhan Castle is an ancient brick and stone medieval castle located 25 km southwest of Fuman city (Fooman) north of Iran in Gilan province. ... MORE
This reputed and historical castle is located on a stony hillock in the midst of the city of Khoram Abad. The original date of construction of the said castle is not known. ... MORE
one of the most important relics of Yazd province dating back to the period before the advent of Islam to Iran. MORE
Birjand Castle (Birjand)
Excellent way to see Old Birjand: the main attraction in this city is this fortress. It has survived for centuries and been restorated carefully. MORE
Zahhak Castle (Hashtrood)
Zahhak Castle history goes back to 3000 years ago, which was an important place for ancient Persian people of Mannaeans, Medes, and later on Parthian and Sasanian. This castle ... MORE
The aggregate of the Takht-e-Soleiman monument (Takht-e-Soleyman or Azar Goshnasp Fire Temple) is placed on a natural high land, about 20 m. above the surrounding plain. ... MORE
REVIEWS
Loading Content
Your Name [required]:
Your Email [required]:
Subject:
Your Message:
Please enter this code:
SEND
Copyright 1995-2005, Iran Tourism and Touring Organization, 2005-2018 Iran Travel, Tourism and Touring NGO.
All rights reserved. Design & Developement: Sirang Rasaneh Interactive Web Design and Multimedia Studio