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Tarkab Destination Guide

Delve into Tarkab in Iran!

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Tarkab in the region of Khūzestān is a place located in Iran - some 291 mi (or 468 km) South of Tehran, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Tarkab

Local time in Tarkab is now 12:12 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Tehran" with an UTC offset of 4.5 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Sar Gach, Jughban, Yasuj, Boneh-ye Karbala'i Hajj, Bard Gapi or Seh Balitun. While being here, you might want to check out Murd-e Vali Khan, Cham 'Arab-e Ash'aban, Boneh-ye Gholam 'Aziz Qoli, Tarkab, Sarkan-e Bala and Murd-e Ghaffar as well. 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 31.71, 49.77 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological sites in Iran, Caves of Iran, Elam, Elamite language, Khuzestan Province, Sculpture of the Ancient Near East