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Urmia Destination Guide

Discover Urmia in Iran

Urmia in the region of Āz̄ārbāyjān-e Gharbī with its 577,307 habitants is a town located in Iran - some 374 mi or ( 603 km ) West of Tehran , the country's capital .

Interactive map of Urmia

Local time in Urmia is now 10:04 AM (Thursday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Tehran " with a UTC offset of 3.5 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Zonbalan, Qazan Agheli, Behnaq, Arshlu, and Khodaverdi Khan Kandi. When in this area, you might want to check out Zonbalan . We found some clip posted online . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Urmia ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.



9:41 min by YaKoSTaR
Views: 21729 Rating: 4.83

Urmia - My hometown. I don't care if you're kurds, assyrians or turks, I just hope you enjoy the video :) Creds to Tohid from Urmia for making this video. ..

novruz bayrami

0:18 min by elyazanima
Views: 7209 Rating: 5.00 Novruz Bayramı üçün qısa animasiya filmi ..

151. Benzyna za 30 groszy. Petrol for 10 cents

1:00 min by michalkruszewski
Views: 6142 Rating: 5.00

Pierwsze dni w Iranie były dla mnie podróżą w nieznane. First days in Iran were for me the trip in unknown. ..

Urmiye Aşıq Mektebi | Müslüman Keşişoğlusu - Aşıq Bulud

7:26 min by Urmiye Azerbaycan
Views: 230 Rating: 5.00

Traditional Turkish song from South Azerbaijan, Iran Urmiye Güney Azerbaycanın Tebrizden sonra ikinci böyük şehri ve İranda Batı Azerbaycan Eyaletinin merkezidir. Urmia is the second largest city of S ..

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Interesting facts about this location


Segonbad is a historical structure located in the city of Urumieh, in northwest Iran. The monument has three inscriptions in the Kufic script placed on the entrance door.

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Located at 37.54 45.08 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Buildings and structures in Iran, Persian words and phrases, West Azerbaijan Province

Iran Air Flight 277

Iran Air Flight 277 was a passenger flight which crashed near Urmia Airport, West Azerbaijan Province, Iran, on January 9, 2011. 77 of the 105 aboard died. The aircraft involved, a Boeing 727-286Adv, was operating Iran Air's scheduled domestic service from Mehrabad International Airport, Tehran, to Urmia. It crashed after a go-around was initiated during final approach, in poor weather conditions.

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Located at 37.62 45.16 (Lat./Long.); Less than 11 km away
Tags: 2011 in Iran, Accidents and incidents involving the Boeing 727, Aviation accidents and incidents in 2011, Aviation accidents and incidents in Iran, Iran Air accidents and incidents

Urmia Airport

Urmia Airport is an airport in Urmia, a city in the West Azarbaijan Province of Iran. Alternate spellings of the city and airport name include Urmieh, Uromiyeh, Orumieh, and Orumiyeh.

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Located at 37.67 45.07 (Lat./Long.); Less than 13 km away
Tags: Airports in Iran

Urmia University

Urmia University (also known as University of Urmia) is a major university in the city of Urmia, the capital of West Azarbaijan province of Iran. The university has five campuses, seven faculties, more than 14,000 students, and exclusive research centers in Microelectronic, Antenna and Microwave Laboratory, NanoTechnology, MEMS, and Artimia. It is the first largest university of Iran's northwest according internet webometric statistics.

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Located at 37.66 44.99 (Lat./Long.); Less than 14 km away
Tags: Educational institutions established in 1965, Universities in Iran, Urmia County, Urmia University, West Azerbaijan Province

Battle of DimDim

The Battle of DimDim is the name for the battle between the Safavid Empire and the Sunni Kurds of Ottoman Empire between 1609 and 1610.

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Located at 37.36 45.17 (Lat./Long.); Less than 23 km away
Tags: 1609 in Asia, 1610 in Asia, Battle of DimDim, Battles involving the Safavid dynasty, Conflicts in 1609, Conflicts in 1610, History of Kurdistan, History of West Azerbaijan Province, Ottoman–Persian Wars


Historical Weather

temperature and rainfall during the year in Urmia