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Hamadan Destination Guide

Delve into Hamadan in Iran

Hamadan in the region of Hamadān with its 528,256 residents is a city in Iran - some 175 mi or ( 282 km ) West of Tehran , the country's capital .

Interactive map of Hamadan

Current time in Hamadan is now 04:10 PM (Wednesday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Tehran " with a UTC offset of 3.5 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Hoseynabad-e Bahar, Azadshahr, Zanjan, Bahramabad, and Tehran. While being here, make sure to check out Hoseynabad-e Bahar . We encountered some video on the web . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you curious about the possible sightsseing spots and facts in Hamadan ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Temple of Esther & Mordechai - Short Film

8:01 min by KambizTazarv
Views: 43511 Rating: 4.86

The iconic & legendary character of "Esther" (Star), the Persian Queen, and the historical significance of the Temple of Esther & Mordechai in the City of Hamedan... A search of a non-Jewish Iranian f ..

Diarna Insights No. 1: The Hamadan Shrine to Esther and Mordechai

6:37 min by DiarnaInfo
Views: 1096 Rating: 5.00

This video tour is the inaugural installment of Insights: a Diarna series spotlighting Jewish sites (synagogues, cemeteries, schools, shrines, and other structures) across the Middle East. Insights is ..

Ganj-name --SLIDESHOW--

1:44 min by mixedkebab
Views: 899 Rating: 5.00

Ganj-name ..

Iran Hamadan 2001

12:55 min by Wolfgang Gegusch
Views: 870 Rating: 5.00 ..

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Interesting facts about this location

Hamedan University of Medical Sciences

The Hamedan University of Medical Sciences is a state university in Hamedan, Iran. It consists of six colleges: medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, health, nursing and midwifery and para-medicine.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.79 48.48 (Lat./Long.); Less than 3 km away
Tags: Educational institutions established in 1975


Ganj Nameh is an ancient inscription, 5 km southwest of Hamedan, on the side of Alvand Mountain in Iran. The inscription, which has been carved in granite, is composed of two sections. One (on the left) ordered by Darius the Great (521-485 BC) and the other (on the right) ordered by Xerxes the Great (485-65 BC).

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.76 48.44 (Lat./Long.); Less than 8 km away
Tags: Geography of Iran, Hamadan Province, Persian inscriptions

Hamadan Airport

Hamadan Airport is an airport in Hamadan, Iran. The significance of this airport is the unusual shape of the runway. The runway goes uphill for the first half and downhill the second half. It has been reported that it will soon convert to an international airport but the dates have not yet been confirmed.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.87 48.55 (Lat./Long.); Less than 9 km away
Tags: Airports in Iran, Hamadan Province


Historical Weather

temperature and rainfall during the year in Hamadan