Nehbandan Castle

Made of stratified mud bricks, the great Nehbandan Castle is located inside Nehbandan.

According to architecture plans and earthen antiquities, historical background of castle refers to pre-Islamic period such as Ashkanids and Sasanids. The castle was active up to Safavid era during Islamic period, but was abandoned completely when Safavid were ruling. Existence of this castle approves those historical resources claiming that Nehbandan has been founded before Islamic period.

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Additional Info

  • Name of Effect: Nehbandan Castle
  • Type of Effect: Fort
  • National registration number: 1934
  • Date of Reord: Sunday, 06 July 1997
  • Antiquity/Period: Historical
  • Type of Use: Unused
  • Proprietorship: Governmental
  • Longitude: 218979S41
  • Latitude: 3492494
  • Above sea level: 1182 Meter
  • township: Nehbandan
  • Location: In Side the City
  • Address: The city Nehbandan
  • Distance to city center: 0
  • Distance to center of township: 0
  • Distance to center of province: 200
  • Type of road: Asphalt
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