Falak-ol-Aflak Castle

Local nameقلعه فلک الافلاک
Locationbazar, Khorramabad, Iran

Falak-ol-Aflak or Shāpūr Khwāst is a castle situated on the top of a large hill with the same name within the city of Khorramabad, the regional capital of Lorestan province, Iran. This gigantic structure was built during the Sassanid era.The Khoramabad River runs past the eastern and south-western side of the Falak-ol-Aflak hill providing the fortress some natural protection on those sides. Today, the western and northern sides of the hill are bordered by the residential districts of Khorramabad.

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Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Falak-ol-Aflak_Castle

Address Khorramabad, Iran

Coordinates 33°29'1.321" N 48°21'11.777" E

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