in Ostān-e Golestān, Iran
- Gonbad-e Qābus (Unesco heritage, 49 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 36.843 and 54.444 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 36° 50' 33" and E 54° 26' 38"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Rial - IRR
- Spoken languages:
- Persian, Kurdish
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 08:03 AM (Monday)
- Timezone: Asia/Tehran
- UTC/GMT offset: 3.5 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:44 am and 5:41 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -23.178 and -134.915 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Wikipedia
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Safety Score: 4,5 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Iran.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Iran. Last Update: 2021-06-16 08:28:49
Gorgān in Ostān-e Golestān with it's 244,937 citizens is a city in Iran about 186 mi (or 300 km) north-east of Tehran, the country's capital city.
Local time in Gorgān is now 08:03 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named Asia / Tehran with an UTC offset of 3.5 hours. We know of 3 airports in the vicinity of Gorgān. The closest airport in Iran is Gorgan Airport in a distance of 5 mi (or 8 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Gonbad-e Qābus in a distance of 49 mi (or 79 km), North-East.
When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Aq Qala, Kord Kuy, Bandar-e Torkaman, `Aliabad-e Katul and Gomishan. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 24°C / 75 °F
|Morning Temperature||17°C / 63 °F|
|Evening Temperature||26°C / 79 °F|
|Night Temperature||21°C / 70 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1016 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from South|
|Cloud Conditions||Clear sky, covering 0% of sky|
|General Conditions||Sky is clear|
Tuesday, 28th of September 2021
24°C (75 °F)
21°C (70 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Wednesday, 29th of September 2021
24°C (75 °F)
22°C (71 °F)
Broken clouds, light breeze.
Thursday, 30th of September 2021
23°C (73 °F)
21°C (69 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.
Videos from this area
These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.
Traveler Kere in Cheja, Gorgan - Iran
In this episode, I was exploring Cheja, breathtaking mountainous landscape located in Gorgan, Iran. I came here in winter though it's covered with snow.
Mountain Biking in single trails around Gorgan in Iran
Credit: www.iran-explorers.com Riders: Behrooz Forjani @behibikes Hamed Davoodi @ha.davoodi Camera: Rylo.
#beauty of iran... ecoturism in iran
gorgan#sasang#Beauty_of_Iran#iran#Five thousand years old graveyard#may_in_iran#Iran's_nature#cemetery.
پاییز در ایران زیبا استان گلستان گرگان instagram : raminolka.
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Attractions and noteworthy things
Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.
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.
These districts belong to Gorgān.
- Kuy-e Gol Tappeh
- Kuy-e Golshahr
- Mahalleh-ye Akbarabad
- Mahalleh-ye `Ali Mohammadi
- Mahalleh-ye Chay Bagh
- Mahalleh-ye Gorgan-e Jadid
- Mahalleh-ye Na`lbandan
- Qal`eh Hasan
- Shahrak-e Dadgostari
- Shahrak-e Dokhaniat
- Shahrak-e Emam Khomeyni
- Shahrak-e Sepah
- Shahrak-e Sorush
- Shahrak-e Talar
- Shahrak-e Taleqani
These are districts that are close by, but belong to a different city than Gorgān.
- Shahrak-e Sa`di
- Gorgan Pars
- Kuy-e Sazman-e Panbeh
- Shahrak-e Hafez
- Kuy-e Mowlavi
- Shahrak-e Dadgostari
- Kuy-e Azadegan
- Kuy-e Enqelab
- Mahalleh-ye Hasanabad
- Mahalleh-ye Servis Majid
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Gorgān.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Asterābād, Gūrgān, گرگان, Gorgan, Hirkanio, اَستِر آباد, گورگان, Gorgān, GBT, Горган, Гургон