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Discover Gorgan in Iran

Gorgan in the region of Golestān with its 244,937 habitants is a place located in Iran - some 186 mi or ( 299 km ) North-East of Tehran , the country's capital .

Interactive map of Gorgan

Local time in Gorgan is now 07:00 AM (Friday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Tehran " with a UTC offset of 3.5 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Gamishli Yelqi, Galan Tariki, Qarah Jelow, Khargush Tappeh, and Hajji Qush. When in this area, you might want to check out Gamishli Yelqi . We discovered 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 Gorgan ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


بام گرگان

0:32 min by Benyamin Hakimi
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Roof Of Gorgan City Produced in Gorgan Broadcasting بام گرگان تهیه شده در صدا و سیمای استان گلستان ..

14 Best Sarv Documantry Photographers in Gorgan

4:11 min by Sarv Art Magazine
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After announcing and initiating 4 workshops for the Public specializing in Documentary Photography each in different Regions of Iran with the support of Seyhoun Art Gallery and after the final Judgeme ..

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Interesting facts about this location

Behkadeh Raji

Behkadeh Raji is the first leper colony, which was built as an economically self-sufficient, independent village. It was built in 1961 on initiative of Farah Pahlavi in Iran. The aim of the village concept was to not only achieve optimal care of lepers by the coexistence of healthy and diseased but also information and dialog with the public about leprosy sufferers. This is the same Colony that Forough Farrokhzads film Khaneh siah ast is about.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 36.83 54.48 (Lat./Long.); Less than 4 km away
Tags: Leper colonies

Gorgan Airport

Gorgan Airport is an international airport in Gorgan, Iran. It is located at some 2 kilometers west of the Gorgan-AqQala Highway, and some 6 kilometers north of the city of Gorgan, the capital of Golestan province. There are services to Tehran, Mashhad and Zahedan from the airport. There are also rather non-regular flights to Saudi Arabia & Syria.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 36.91 54.41 (Lat./Long.); Less than 8 km away
Tags: Airports in Iran, Buildings and structures in Golestan Province

Tureng Tepe

Tureng Tepe ("Hill of the Pheasants") (alternatively spelled in English as Turang Tappe/Tape/Tappa/Tappeh) is an archaeological site in northeastern Iran, in the Gorgan plain, approximately 17 km northeast of the town of Gorgan. The oldest remains on the site date to the Neolithic and Chalcolithic periods. The Bronze Age settlement portion of the site dates from approximately 3100-2900 BC through 1900 BC.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 36.93 54.58 (Lat./Long.); Less than 17 km away
Tags: Archaeological sites in Iran, History of Golestan Province

Historical Weather

temperature and rainfall during the year in Gorgan