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Explore Kotar in Iran

Kotar in the region of Kermānshāh is a town in Iran - some 215 mi or ( 346 km ) West of Tehran , the country's capital city .

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Current time in Kotar is now 09:46 AM (Friday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Tehran " with a UTC offset of 3.5 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Kahtar, Choqa Bala-ye Sofla, Ziveh, Karbala, and Baghdad. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Kahtar . Where to go and what to see in Kotar ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Interesting facts about this location

Temple of Anahita at Kangavar

The Anahita Temple is the name of one of two archaeological sites in Iran popularly thought to have been attributed to the ancient deity Anahita. The larger and more widely known of the two is located at Kangāvar in Kermanshah Province. The other is located at Bishapur. The remains at Kangavar reveal an edifice that is Hellenistic in character, and yet display Persian architectural designs.

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Located at 34.50 47.96 (Lat./Long.); Less than 26 km away
Tags: 2nd-century BC architecture, Iranian architecture, Kermanshah Province