Cyrus the great as the founder of Achamanian Empire, who stablished it over 25000 years ago. He is known to have instituted human rights in the world and today his tomb is located just 141km far from Shiraz, north east from Persepolis .This epic location was the first capital of the Persian Empire. The word Pasargadae means the residence of the Persians .Pasargadae Ancient complex, is the first headquarter of Cyrus the Great, in pars, in the 6th century BC and it is an exceptional witness of the acuminate Empire which shows the manifestation of Persian art. In this archaeological site, there are remains of the winged man's palace, reception palace, Cyrus palace, Soleyman prison and two fire temples.
The Tomb of Cyrus the great is the most important monument in Pasargadae, represents the mastery of Cyrus the Great, first Persian king who was set up the first Persian dynasty 2000 years ago. There is an inscription carved on a rock, in cuneiform and three languages, reading: 'I’m Cyrus the king’. If you are interested to visit this magnificent monument, Uppersia team suggest you to join Persepolis and Necropolis day tour.
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