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Gowdha Destination Guide

Touring Gowdha in Iran.

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Gowdha in the region of Khūzestān is located in Iran - some 278 mi (or 447 km) South of Tehran, the country's capital city.

Interactive map of Gowdha

Time in Gowdha is now 05:17 PM (Sunday). 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: Sar Gach-e Abezhdan, Deh Gah, Darreh Eshkaft-e Pa'in, Takht-e Kashan, Qala Sangar or Tanbaku Kar-e Yek. Being here already, consider visiting Sabz Ab, Paniti, Kala Par Siah, Darreh Eshkaft-e Bala, Varzard Paytakht and Qal'eh Sefid. We also found some pictures.

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Interesting facts about this location

Eshkaft-e Salman

Eshkaft-e Salman, or Shikaft-i Salman, is a cave with four reliefs inside and outside the cave on the south of the Izeh, near the city in Khuzestan, southwest Iran. A well preserved 36-line cuneiform inscription stands to the left of the figure in relief IV. In relief I a line of two men, a child and a woman face an incense burner or altar, while relief II shows a man, a child and a woman facing to the left.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 31.95, 49.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological sites in Iran, Caves of Iran, Elam, Elamite language, Khuzestan Province, Sculpture of the Ancient Near East