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Qarah Jelow Destination Guide

Discover Qarah Jelow in Iran!

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Qarah Jelow in the region of Golestān is a town located in Iran - some 183 mi (or 295 km) North-East of Tehran, the country's capital.

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Local time in Qarah Jelow is now 11:29 PM (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: Nowjerd, Hajji Qush, Piji Hajji, Patbagh, Karkhaneh Ab or Now Machlar. When in this area, you might want to check out Qareh Chalu, Karim Ishan, Qal'eh-ye Hajji Galdi Khan, Qarah Jelow, Qaranjig-e Nazar Akhund and Dali as well. We also found some pictures.


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Interesting facts about this location

Gorgan Airport

Gorgan Airport is an international airport in Gorgan, Iran. It is located at some 2 kilometers west of the Gorgan-AqQala Highway, and some 6 kilometers north of the city of Gorgan, the capital of Golestan province. There are services to Tehran, Mashhad and Zahedan from the airport. There are also rather non-regular flights to Saudi Arabia & Syria.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 36.98, 54.3 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Iran, Buildings and structures in Golestan Province

Behkadeh Raji

Behkadeh Raji is the first leper colony, which was built as an economically self-sufficient, independent village. It was built in 1961 on initiative of Farah Pahlavi in Iran. The aim of the village concept was to not only achieve optimal care of lepers by the coexistence of healthy and diseased but also information and dialog with the public about leprosy sufferers. This is the same Colony that Forough Farrokhzads film Khaneh siah ast is about.

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Located at 36.98, 54.3 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:Leper colonies