Lambesar Castle

Local nameقلعه لمبسر
LocationRazmian, Iran

Lambsar, Lambasar, or Lambesar was probably the largest and the most fortified castles of the Nizari Ismaili state. The fortress is located in the central Alburz mountains, south of the Caspian Sea, about 120 km from present-day Tehran, Iran. Lambesar is to the northeast of Razmian village.

Kiya Buzurg Ummid captured the castle from Rasamuj and rebuilt it into a major stronghold using local labour. He was appointed by Hasan Sabbah as its governor.Only ruins remain of this magnificent fortress today. Very deep valleys surrounding the fortress make it impossible to access from the East and West sides.

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More information and contact

Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lambsar_Castle

Official Website http://Alamutvalley.com/

Email RasoulZarei93@Gmail.com

Phone 00989191902485

Address Iran

Coordinates 36°32'58.225" N 50°13'33.382" E

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