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Address: Mashhad, Iran
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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The site of the 9th-century murder of the 8th of the 12 descendants of...

The site of the 9th-century murder of the 8th of the 12 descendants of Mohammed.

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Beautiful, Impressive

The holy shrine attracts millions of Iranian and foreign pilgrims every year. The architecture is breathtaking. Don't forget to visit the holy shrine's museum, I enjoyed... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
3ydhasan
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Shiraz, Iran
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Shiraz, Iran
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The holy shrine attracts millions of Iranian and foreign pilgrims every year. The architecture is breathtaking. Don't forget to visit the holy shrine's museum, I enjoyed collections of shrine's old pictures; artifacts and pieces of arts belonging to 800-900 years ago.

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London, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was there on the cusp of 2012/13, it was cold and my brother & his friend suggested we see the holy shrine. The place is considered the second Mecca among the Iranians and many pilgrims travel long distances to visit it. Mum and I, being all about the culture and holy places didn't have to be asked twice. But... More 

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Thank tesla_light
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is architecturally beautiful. Amazing for those who are interested in architecture, art and history.

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Thank Amin G
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

What an atmosphere! !!!!!!!!!! Just love it !!!!! Holy shrines are so beautiful !!!!!!! The haram is also decorated very well and every single person there is kind n polite with others

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Thank Syed Komail A
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20 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

The haram of imam reza is so peaceful and beautiful and it has such soiritual and relaxing environment that makes it a must see place even if you are not a muslim!

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Thank ps7chologist
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016

It's Best Shrine and great Holy for Shia and Muslims. has museum , very beautiful Architect . Anyway it's not a good place for tourist if they don't know about who is Imam Reza i Think (I am Muslims and maybe I write unilateral)

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Thank Manouchehr M
Mashhad, Iran
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016

Its amazing and fantastic I had a relaxing time.nice atmosphere. beautiful and big place , I visited more than 100 times

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Thank vahabhoo
Tehran, Iran
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18 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

Iran has a lot of shrines and it seems that we are going to have even more of them in the future. Imam Reza Holy Shrine is the biggest and the most important shrine we already have in this country. Visit this place to learn more about Iranian-Shiite Culture.

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Thank Sam K
Mashhad, Iran
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

Yesterday was the anniversary of the martyrdom of Imam Reza. And it was magnificent. I went there by my wife and my girl.

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Thank jvzamani
Tehran, Iran
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55 reviews
51 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016

emam reza holy shrine is located in mashad, iran. it is famous because it is a grave of 8th emam of shiye religoun. religuose people goes there often. it is in north-east of iran and is nearly 900 kilometer for from the capital Tehran.

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