To the West of Kermanshah
Brighten up your journey in Kermanshah with the elegant relics of the ancient Persian Empire and less explored sites by joining this one-day Tour to the west side of Kermanshah province! Join us in Kermanshah city for a historical appetizer and take in the glamorous history that surrounds you in Taq-e Bostan. A ride off the beaten path brings you to Sarpol Zahab. Your next destination will be Qasr-e Shirin. There, you will be touched by the untouched history and nature of the region.
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Visit us in Kermanshah city and wander the fabulous Taq-e Bostan in Kermanshah city. Then, be ready for an exciting journey to Sarpol Zahab (about 150 Km). Get inspired by the less-known nature and history of the region. On the way to Sarpol Zahab, learn more about the glorious ancient Iranian architecture in the well-preserved Zij Manije. Visit the inspiring Anubanini Rock Relief, an emblem of the 5000 year-old Lullubian. Also, embrace a tiny portion of the history of ancient Persia by visiting the time-worn Goodarz Rock Relief.
Your next exciting destination in exploration of the rich Persian history will be Qasr-e Shirin (about 33 Km). If you are craving a tropical escape, this region will be the place to be. Palm trees on your way will be a treat to your eyes. Afterwards, explore the ancient architecture and culture in the Historic Ensemble of Qasr-e Shirin. Visit Khosrow Palace, an example of an everlasting love in Persian history. Also, get some impression of ancient religious architecture as you walk around the Chahar Qapi Fire Temple. Following a 35-km ride, you will be surprised by the particular burial space in the Dokan-e-Davood Rock Tomb, a relic of the Median era (7th century BC). Then, we will head to delightfully illuminated Taq-e Gara, which will remind you of Taqe Bostan. On your way back to Kermanshah city, a cozy Kurdish ecolodge will be looking forward to welcoming you in a friendly traditional atmosphere.