Ghal'e Sefid, an ancient castle constructed in a mountain, is located 163 km west of Shiraz, next to Noor Abad city. Over centuries this castle was used as a prison in hands of great kings such as Lotf Ali Khan-e Zand. Many great events happened in this prison over the years. Visiting this castle is worthy in regards to the historical background as well as an eco-touring experiences. For the latter you can spend some pleasant moments wandering in the Zagros Mountains.
1. Ghal'e Sefid
2. South Zagros forests & waterfalls
3. Sarab-e Bahram & Fahlian (optional)
Depart Shiraz for Noor Abad (3 hrs), en route visit Arjen Plain (spring & lake). Climb the mountain towards the castle (3 hrs) and visit the castle (2 hrs). Then return to Noor Abad, en route visit Saa waterfall. Finally return to Shiraz (2 hrs).