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Hamadan Destination Guide

Delve into Hamadan in Iran!

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Hamadan in the region of Hamadān with it's 528,256 residents is a city in Iran - some 175 mi (or 282 km) West of Tehran, the country's capital.

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Current time in Hamadan is now 12:50 AM (Wednesday). 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: Hoseynabad-e Bahar, Azadshahr, Zanjan, Bahramabad, Tehran or Sadeqiyeh. While being here, make sure to check out as well. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Diarna Insights No 1: The Hamadan Shrin...

06:37 min ( March 08, 2012 by DiarnaInfo)
Views: 1,096 - Rating: 5/5

This video tour is the inaugural installment of Insights: a Diarna series spotlighting Jewish sites (synagogues, cemeteries, schools, shrines, and other structures) across the Middle East. Insights is...

Iran Hamadan 2001

12:55 min ( September 26, 2010 by Wolfgang Gegusch)
Views: 870 - Rating: 5/5

Iran | Hamadan | Landscapes & Nature

04:56 min ( December 28, 2012 by IranGeo)
Views: 137 - Rating: 5/5

Hamedan Province (Persian: , Ostān-e Hamadān ) is one of the 31 provinces of Iran. Its center is Hamedan city. The province of Hamedan covers an area of km². In the year 1996, Hamedan province ha...

Temple of Esther & Mordechai - Short Fil...

08:01 min ( March 01, 2012 by KambizTazarv)
Views: 43,511 - Rating: 4.85714/5

The iconic & legendary character of "Esther" (Star), the Persian Queen, and the historical significance of the Temple of Esther & Mordechai in the City of Hamedan... A search of a non-Jewish Iranian f...

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Interesting facts about this location

Hamedan University of Medical Sciences

The Hamedan University of Medical Sciences is a state university in Hamedan, Iran. It consists of six colleges: medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, health, nursing and midwifery and para-medicine.

More reading: Hamedan University of Medical Sciences homepage
Located at 34.8, 48.51 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Educational institutions established in 1975

Hamadan Airport

Hamadan Airport is an airport in Hamadan, Iran. The significance of this airport is the unusual shape of the runway. The runway goes uphill for the first half and downhill the second half. It has been reported that it will soon convert to an international airport but the dates have not yet been confirmed.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.8, 48.51 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Iran, Hamadan Province


Ganj Nameh is an ancient inscription, 5 km southwest of Hamedan, on the side of Alvand Mountain in Iran. The inscription, which has been carved in granite, is composed of two sections. One (on the left) ordered by Darius the Great (521-485 BC) and the other (on the right) ordered by Xerxes the Great (485-65 BC).

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.8, 48.51 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Geography of Iran, Hamadan Province, Persian inscriptions