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Taghan Ariq Destination Guide

Touring Taghan Ariq in Afghanistan.

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Taghan Ariq in the region of Jowzjān is located in Afghanistan - some 238 mi (or 383 km) North-West of Kabul, the country's capital city.

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Time in Taghan Ariq is now 05:05 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Kabul" with an UTC offset of 4.5 hours. Depending on your travel resources, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Yang Ariq, Shibirghan, Qlichabad, Mazari Sharif, Mingajik-e Qulighajar or Bakawul Khurasan. Being here already, consider visiting Taghan Ariq, Shor Ariq, Shor Ariq, Chaqchi, Chaqchi and Arigh. We also found some pictures.

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Interesting facts about this location

Tillya Tepe

Tillya tepe, Tillia tepe or Tillā tapa or (literally "Golden Hill" or "Golden Mound") is an archaeological site in northern Afghanistan near Sheberghan, surveyed in 1979 by a Soviet-Afghan mission of archaeologists led by Victor Sarianidi, a year before the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan. The hoard is a collection of about 20,000 gold ornaments that were found in six graves (five women and one man) with extremely rich jewelry, dated to around the 1st century BCE.

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Located at 36.81, 65.99 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological artifacts, Archaeological sites in Afghanistan, Asian archaeology, Former populated places in Afghanistan