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Karan-e 'Olya Destination Guide

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Karan-e 'Olya in the region of Āz̄ārbāyjān-e Gharbī is a town located in Iran - some 432 mi (or 696 km) North-West of Tehran, the country's capital.

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Local time in Karan-e 'Olya is now 12:20 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Tehran" with an UTC offset of 3.5 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Qareh Tulki, Varna Kand, Mirabad, Karan-e Miani, Dil Bilimaz or Aq Mazar-e Gurash. When in this area, you might want to check out Qusha Bolagh-e Bala, Abd ol Razzaq, Danabolagh, Baba Ahmad, Shekar Bolaghi and Qusha Bolagh-e Pa'in as well. We also found some pictures.

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Interesting facts about this location

Saint Thaddeus Monastery

The Saint Thaddeus Monastery is an ancient Armenian monastery located in the mountainous area of Iran's West Azarbaijan Province, about 20 kilometers from the town of Maku. The monastery is visible from a distance because of the massiveness of the church, strongly characterized by the polygonal drums and conical roofs of its two domes.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 38.96, 44.7 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:1320s architecture, Armenian Apostolic monasteries, Armenian churches in Iran, Christian monasteries established in the 14th century, West Azerbaijan Province, World Heritage Sites in Iran