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Tchogha Zanbil

Less than 50 km west of the city of Shushtar, lies the ancient ziggurat of Tchogha Zanbil. This historical magnificence was founded in 1250 B.C. during the Elamite era in ancient Persia. Ziggurats were built for religious purposes. The building was made on an area of more than 22,000 m2 and each floor was built [...]
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Shushtar Historical Hydraulic Systems

Shushtar Historical Hydraulic Systems, a unique technique of ancient times which was developed to pave the roads of occupation in a semi-desert land. Dating back to the 5th century BC, the system was built imaginatively by the famous Achaemenid king of old Persia, Darius the Great. Due to an amazing human interaction with the environment, [...]
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