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Araz Taqan Destination Guide

Touring Araz Taqan in Iran.

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Araz Taqan in the region of Golestān is located in Iran - some 230 mi (or 370 km) North-East of Tehran, the country's capital city.

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Time in Araz Taqan is now 12:01 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Tehran" with an UTC offset of 3.5 hours. Depending on your travel resources, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Abeh Mohammad 'Ali, Igder-e Pa'in, Kuchek, Qoli Hajji, Su Sarab or Mami Aq Owyli. Being here already, consider visiting Sar Kahza, Purjan, Araz Mohammad Khan, Aq Chali, Aq Chali and Khan Duz. We collected some hobby films in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Iran | Golestan | Landscapes & Nature

04:22 min ( May 04, 2012 by IranGeo)
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Golestan Province (Persian: , Ostān-e Golestān ) is one of the 31 provinces of Iran, located in the north-east of the country, south of the Caspian Sea. Its capital is Gorgan. Golestān was split o...

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01:54 min ( April 24, 2010 by TheAxor3335)
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Gonbad kavoos

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Interesting facts about this location

Gonbad-e Qabus (tower)

Gonbad-e Qabus tower is a monument in Gonbad-e Qabus, Iran, and a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 2012. The Tower in the central part of the city reaches 72 metres (including the height of the platform) making it the tallest pure-brick tower in the world. The baked-brick-built tower is an enormous decagon building with a conic roof, which forms the golden ratio Phi, that equals 1.618. The interiors contain the earliest examples of Muqarnas decorative styles.

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Located at 37.12, 55.16 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:World Heritage Sites in Iran

Turkmen Sahra

Turkmen Sahra meaning plain of Turkmens, is a region in the northeast of Iran near the Caspian Sea, bordering Turkmenistan. The majority of inhabitants are ethnic Turkmen. The biggest city, Gorgan, is dominated by Persian inhabitants though in recent years there has been immigration of Turkmen and Zabuli from southern Iran.

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Located at 37.12, 55.16 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Ethnic Turkmen people, Regions of Iran

Shir-Abad Waterfall

The Shirabad Waterfall is a waterfall in the northern Iranian village of Shirabad. It is 7 kilometers south of Khanbebin, in the Fenderesk district of Golestan Province and in the slopes of the Alborz mountains in a forested area. This waterfall is in the form of a stairway and includes 12 large and small waterfalls. Its largest waterfall is 30 metres high and its plunge pool is 40 to 80 metres (to ft) deep.

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Located at 37.12, 55.16 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Golestan Province