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Afghanabad Destination Guide

Touring Afghanabad in Iran.

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Afghanabad in the region of Ostān-e Alborz is located in Iran - some 35 mi (or 57 km) West of Tehran, the country's capital city.

Interactive map of Afghanabad

Time in Afghanabad is now 08:32 PM (Saturday). 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: Mahalleh-ye Neyshaburiha, Qasemabad-e Aqa, Talian, Chahar Dangeh, Afghanabad or Gavdari. Being here already, consider visiting Mehdiabad, Malekabad, Mohammadabad-e Afshar, Kuy-e Raz, Qarantineh-ye Kamalabad and Kamal Shahr. We also found some pictures.

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Interesting facts about this location

Pearl Palace

Pearl Palace (kakh-e Morvarid in Persian, also known as kahk-e Shams - (كاخ مرواريد is a large estate designed by Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation on instructions from Shams Pahlavi, elder sister of Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, the last Shah of Iran. It was built in 1966 and it is located in Mehrshahr near Karaj, Iran. The majority of the complex is currently occupied by a local Baseej chapter who are neglecting its upkeep.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 35.85, 50.82 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Alborz Province, Buildings and structures completed in 1966, Buildings and structures in Tehran, Iranian architecture, National museums of Iran, Palaces in Iran, Royal residences in Iran, Visitor attractions in Tehran

Emamzadeh Taher

Emamzadeh Taher is located in Iran in the town of Karaj, is one of the most famous cemeteries in Iran.

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Located at 35.85, 50.82 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Burials at Emamzadeh Taher, Cemeteries in Iran

Shahid Soltani School

Shahid Soltani School is a NODET (National Organization for Development of Exceptional Talents, also known as SAMPAD) School for talented students in Karaj, Alborz Province, Iran . Shahid Soltani is among nationwide schools developed specifically to provide a superior education for exceptionally talented students in Iran, and are managed by the National Organization for Development of Exceptional Talents.

More reading: Shahid Soltani School homepage
Located at 35.85, 50.82 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Educational organisations in Iran, Gifted education, Schools in Iran, Selective schools

Karaj Metro Station

Karaj Metro Station is a station in Tehran Metro Line 5. It is located in southeastern Karaj near Tehran-Qazvin Freeway. It is between Atmosfer Metro Station and Mahdasht Metro Station.

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Located at 35.85, 50.82 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Tehran Metro stations

Savojbolagh County

Savojbolagh County is a county in Alborz Province in Iran. The capital of the county is Hashtgerd. At the 2006 census, the county's population (including those portions later split off to form Taleqan County) was 215,086, in 57,497 families; excluding those portions, the population was 189,305, in 49,923 families. The county is subdivided into three districts: the Central District, Chaharbagh District, and Chendar District.

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Located at 35.85, 50.82 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Counties of Alborz Province, Counties of Iran, Savojbolagh County