Shushtar is an ancient fortress city in the Khuzestan plains, 80km north of Ahvaz, not far from the Zagros mountains. The highlight of Shushtar is the historical hydraulic irrigation system, which was built by Roman prisoners in the third century BC. This consists of a series of water channels dug into the rock and water mills. The complex allowed the controlled distribution of water across the plains. The hydraulic irrigation system has been a UNESCO World Heritage site since 2009.

01 Mostowfi house restaurant 02 Billboard with Chomeini and Chamenei 03 Mostowfi restaurant inner court 04 Plains and Shadravan bridge
05 Historical hydraulic system 06 Historical hydraulic system 07 Gate to historical house 08 Historical hydraulic system
09 Lower level room 10 Buldings near historical hydraulic system 11 Gate to historical hydraulic system 12 Waterfalls 13 River 14 Arched halls
15 Arched halls 16 Waterfalls 17 Waterfalls 18 Waterfalls
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