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Bandar-e Torkaman Destination Guide

Delve into Bandar-e Torkaman in Iran!

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Bandar-e Torkaman in the region of Golestān is located in Iran - some 169 mi (or 273 km) North-East of Tehran, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Bandar-e Torkaman

Current time in Bandar-e Torkaman is now 11:55 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Tehran" with an UTC offset of 3.5 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Niazabad, Piji Hajji, Zera Mahalleh, Baqu Kenareh, Namazabad or Balkanabat. While being here, make sure to check out Seydgah-e Khvajeh Nafas, Hasht Mahalleh, Hajji Nazar, Zabol Mahalleh-ye Pa'in, Kuy-e Farahbakhsh and Ashur Adeh as well. We also found some pictures.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

38°C / 100 °F Light rain
Morning Temperature 30°C / 86 °F
Evening Temperature 29°C / 84 °F
Night Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 32%
Air Pressure 825.5 hPa
Wind Speed with 0 km/h (0 mph) from South
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Sunday, 22nd of July 2018
Light rain, calm, scattered clouds.
Light rain Day: 27°C (81 °F)
Night: 19°C (66 °F)
Monday, 23rd of July 2018
Light rain, broken clouds.
Light rain Day: 26°C (78 °F)
Night: 18°C (64 °F)
Tuesday, 24th of July 2018
Light rain, light breeze, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 30°C (86 °F)
Night: 26°C (79 °F)

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Interesting facts about this location

Abaskun

Abaskun was a port that existed in the Middle Ages on the southeastern shore of the Caspian Sea in the area of Gorgan. In his Geographia, Ptolemy mentions a river Sokanda in Hyrcania, which may have given the name to the city. The exact location of Abaskun remains unclear; most likely, it was situated near the mouth of the Gorgan River. According to Arab geographers, Abaskun was within a one- or three-day journey from Gorgan.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 36.9, 54.07 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Caspian Sea, History of Iran, Khwarazmian dynasty

Great Wall of Gorgan

The Great Wall of Gorgan is a series of ancient defensive fortifications located near Gorgan in the Golestān Province of northeastern Iran, at the southeastern part of the Caspian Sea.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 36.9, 54.07 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:1st-century architecture, Archaeological sites in Iran, Archaeology of Iran, Buildings and structures in Golestan Province, History of Iran, Iranian architecture, Walls

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