Tourist Attraction

Tall-e Takht

Related to Marvdasht city (located in Fars province)
The Tall-i Takht Citadel is an enormous unfinished platform built to one side of a natural hillock. It was probably built during the reign of Cyrus the Great but was abandoned after his death in 530 BCE. Like the acropolis in Athens, it may have been intended as a massive fortified plinth to hold palaces and temples. This was, in fact, realized later ...
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The Tall-i Takht Citadel,taletakht,tall takht,talle takht,taletakht,talletakht,تل تخت,تخت مادر سلیمان,takht soleiman
Tall-e Takht near Pasargadae
The great stone platform, known as Takht-i Madar-i Suleiman (The Throne of the Mother of Solomon) juts out from the western side of the Tall-i Takht (Throne Hill) and provides some evidences for the abrupt cessation of construction work at Pasargadae.
The Tall-i Takht Citadel,taletakht,tall takht,talle takht,taletakht,talletakht,تل تخت,تخت مادر سلیمان,takht soleiman
Tall-e Takht near Pasargadae
Ruins of the fortification at Tal-e-Takht at Pasargadae
The Tall-i Takht Citadel,taletakht,tall takht,talle takht,taletakht,talletakht,تل تخت,تخت مادر سلیمان,takht soleiman
Tall-e Takht near Pasargadae
Tall-e Takht is a stone fort a kilometre north east from Pasagardae. It is also known as Takht-e Soleyman. Built on a natural hill this 6000 square metre fort is constructed of mud brick with a fine stone base.
The Tall-i Takht Citadel,taletakht,tall takht,talle takht,taletakht,talletakht,تل تخت,تخت مادر سلیمان,takht soleiman
Tall-e Takht near Pasargadae
The great stone platform, known as Takht-i Madar-i Suleiman (The Throne of the Mother of Solomon) juts out from the western side of the Tall-i Takht (Throne Hill) and provides some evidences for the abrupt cessation of construction work at Pasargadae.
The Tall-i Takht Citadel,taletakht,tall takht,talle takht,taletakht,talletakht,تل تخت,تخت مادر سلیمان,takht soleiman
Tall-e Takht near Pasargadae
Tall-e Takht is a stone fort a kilometre north east from Pasagardae. It is also known as Takht-e Soleyman. Built on a natural hill this 6000 square metre fort is constructed of mud brick with a fine stone base.
The Tall-i Takht Citadel,taletakht,tall takht,talle takht,taletakht,talletakht,تل تخت,تخت مادر سلیمان,takht soleiman
Tall-e Takht near Pasargadae - Fars Province
The great stone platform on the western slope of the natural hill of Tall-e Takht with 80 m. length and 15 m. hight has been made up of some 20 layers of huge stone slabs having up to six tons weight.
The Tall-i Takht Citadel,taletakht,tall takht,talle takht,taletakht,talletakht,تل تخت,تخت مادر سلیمان,takht soleiman
Tall-e Takht near Pasargadae
This fine dressed stone base was constructed by Cyrus the Great (559 - 529 BC) and is thought to be most likely a platform for a palace.
The Tall-i Takht Citadel,taletakht,tall takht,talle takht,taletakht,talletakht,تل تخت,تخت مادر سلیمان,takht soleiman
Tall-e Takht near Pasargadae
The great stone platform, known as Takht-i Madar-i Suleiman (The Throne of the Mother of Solomon) juts out from the western side of the Tall-i Takht (Throne Hill) and provides some evidences for the abrupt cessation of construction work at Pasargadae.
The Tall-i Takht Citadel,taletakht,tall takht,talle takht,taletakht,talletakht,تل تخت,تخت مادر سلیمان,takht soleiman
Tall-e Takht near Pasargadae
Ruins of the fortification at Tal-e-Takht at Pasargadae
The Tall-i Takht Citadel,taletakht,tall takht,talle takht,taletakht,talletakht,تل تخت,تخت مادر سلیمان,takht soleiman
Tall-e Takht near Pasargadae
This fine dressed stone base was constructed by Cyrus the Great (559 - 529 BC) and is thought to be most likely a platform for a palace.
The Tall-i Takht Citadel,taletakht,tall takht,talle takht,taletakht,talletakht,تل تخت,تخت مادر سلیمان,takht soleiman
Tall-e Takht near Pasargadae - Fars Province
The great stone platform on the western slope of the natural hill of Tall-e Takht with 80 m. length and 15 m. hight has been made up of some 20 layers of huge stone slabs having up to six tons weight.
The Tall-i Takht Citadel,taletakht,tall takht,talle takht,taletakht,talletakht,تل تخت,تخت مادر سلیمان,takht soleiman
Tall-e Takht near Pasargadae
The great stone platform, known as Takht-i Madar-i Suleiman (The Throne of the Mother of Solomon) juts out from the western side of the Tall-i Takht (Throne Hill) and provides some evidences for the abrupt cessation of construction work at Pasargadae.
The Tall-i Takht Citadel,taletakht,tall takht,talle takht,taletakht,talletakht,تل تخت,تخت مادر سلیمان,takht soleiman
Tall-e Takht near Pasargadae
This fine dressed stone base was constructed by Cyrus the Great (559 - 529 BC) and is thought to be most likely a platform for a palace.
The Tall-i Takht Citadel,taletakht,tall takht,talle takht,taletakht,talletakht,تل تخت,تخت مادر سلیمان,takht soleiman
Tall-e Takht near Pasargadae
Tall-e Takht is a stone fort a kilometre north east from Pasagardae. It is also known as Takht-e Soleyman. Built on a natural hill this 6000 square metre fort is constructed of mud brick with a fine stone base.
The Tall-i Takht Citadel,taletakht,tall takht,talle takht,taletakht,talletakht,تل تخت,تخت مادر سلیمان,takht soleiman
Tall-e Takht near Pasargadae - Fars Province
The great stone platform on the western slope of the natural hill of Tall-e Takht with 80 m. length and 15 m. hight has been made up of some 20 layers of huge stone slabs having up to six tons weight.
The Tall-i Takht Citadel,taletakht,tall takht,talle takht,taletakht,talletakht,تل تخت,تخت مادر سلیمان,takht soleiman
Tall-e Takht near Pasargadae
The great stone platform, known as Takht-i Madar-i Suleiman (The Throne of the Mother of Solomon) juts out from the western side of the Tall-i Takht (Throne Hill) and provides some evidences for the abrupt cessation of construction work at Pasargadae.
The Tall-i Takht Citadel,taletakht,tall takht,talle takht,taletakht,talletakht,تل تخت,تخت مادر سلیمان,takht soleiman
Tall-e Takht near Pasargadae
Tall-e Takht is a stone fort a kilometre north east from Pasagardae. It is also known as Takht-e Soleyman. Built on a natural hill this 6000 square metre fort is constructed of mud brick with a fine stone base.
The Tall-i Takht Citadel,taletakht,tall takht,talle takht,taletakht,talletakht,تل تخت,تخت مادر سلیمان,takht soleiman
Tall-e Takht near Pasargadae - Fars Province
The site overlooks the plains of Pasagardae and Cyrus the Great's palace complex to the south west. | Copyright: Bernard Gagnon
The Tall-i Takht Citadel,taletakht,tall takht,talle takht,taletakht,talletakht,تل تخت,تخت مادر سلیمان,takht soleiman
Tall-i Takht Citadel (Throne Hill), Pasargadae UNESCO World Heritage Site
Remains of an old fortification located at the Parargadae archaeological complex.
The Tall-i Takht Citadel,taletakht,tall takht,talle takht,taletakht,talletakht,تل تخت,تخت مادر سلیمان,takht soleiman
Tall-i Takht Citadel (Throne Hill), Pasargadae UNESCO World Heritage Site
The Throne hill was almost certainly intended to serve as a platform for further impressive construction and this never-finished project might have partly provided an inspiration for the later, elevated palatial compound at Persepolis.
The Tall-i Takht Citadel,taletakht,tall takht,talle takht,taletakht,talletakht,تل تخت,تخت مادر سلیمان,takht soleiman
Tall-i Takht Citadel (Throne Hill), Pasargadae UNESCO World Heritage Site
It is a steep climb up to the summit, but well worth it for the commanding views.
The Tall-i Takht Citadel,taletakht,tall takht,talle takht,taletakht,talletakht,تل تخت,تخت مادر سلیمان,takht soleiman
Tall-i Takht Citadel (Throne Hill), Pasargadae UNESCO World Heritage Site
Remains of an old fortification located at the Parargadae archaeological complex.
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