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Tuskastan Destination Guide

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Tuskastan in the region of Golestān is a place located in Iran - some 192 mi (or 308 km) North-East of Tehran, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Tuskastan

Local time in Tuskastan is now 01:57 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Tehran" with an UTC offset of 3.5 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Nowjerd, Rostam Kalateh, Bagh-e Golbon, Valeshabad, Ziarat or Baba Galmeh. While being here, you might want to check out Bahmaniyeh, Do Dangeh, Kheyrat, Jelin-e Pa'in, Siahtalu and Jelin-e 'Olya as well. We discovered some clip posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

26°C / 80 °F Sky is clear
Morning Temperature 13°C / 55 °F
Evening Temperature 12°C / 54 °F
Night Temperature 2°C / 35 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 33%
Air Pressure 831 hPa
Wind Speed with 0 km/h (0 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Monday, 22nd of October 2018
Scattered clouds, setting.
Scattered clouds Day: 20°C (68 °F)
Night: 3°C (37 °F)
Tuesday, 23rd of October 2018
Light rain, few clouds.
Light rain Day: 17°C (62 °F)
Night: 2°C (36 °F)
Wednesday, 24th of October 2018
Sky is clear, calm, scattered clouds.
Sky is clear Day: 21°C (71 °F)
Night: 15°C (60 °F)



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Interesting facts about this location

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.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 36.78, 54.58 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Leper colonies

Tureng Tepe

Tureng Tepe ("Hill of the Pheasants") (alternatively spelled in English as Turang Tappe/Tape/Tappa/Tappeh) is an archaeological site in northeastern Iran, in the Gorgan plain, approximately 17 km northeast of the town of Gorgan. The oldest remains on the site date to the Neolithic and Chalcolithic periods. The Bronze Age settlement portion of the site dates from approximately 3100-2900 BC through 1900 BC.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 36.78, 54.58 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological sites in Iran, History of Golestan Province

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 36.78, 54.58 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Iran, Buildings and structures in Golestan Province

Quote of the moment

An involuntary return to the point of departure is, without doubt, the most disturbing of all journeys.

Iain Sinclair