Shiraz Ancient Capital (UNESCO Heritage)
Pasargadae is the ancient capital of Achaemenid in the north of Shiraz. Cyrus the Great ordered building of Persepolis with the famous fourfold Persian model of the garden. Pasargadae explains the nobility of Cyrus the Great and his necropolis. Cyrus the Great founded the magnificent capital of the Achaemenid Empire in 559-530 BC.
Pasargadae was the capital of the first multicultural empire that believed and stated Human Rights Declarations 2500 years ago. It is no wonder that UNESCO declared Pasargadae a World Heritage Site in 2004.