Tehran
in Ostān-e Tehrān, Iran

How to get there and get around
Noteable things around
  • Golestan Palace (Unesco heritage, 1 mi)
  • Park-e Ghazel Ghaleh (amusement park, (3 mi)
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
35.694 and 51.422 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 35° 41' 39" and E 51° 25' 17"
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: 02:37 AM (Thursday)
Timezone: Asia/Tehran
UTC/GMT offset: 3.5 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:53 am and 8:08 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-23.178 and -134.915 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Akamaru
References
This place on Wikipedia
This place on Geonames.org
Current travel safety evaluation for Iran in Southern Asia

Safety Score: 3,3 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: 2019-05-12 07:23:51

Explore Tehran

Tehran in Ostān-e Tehrān with it's 7,153,309 inhabitants is a city in Iran. It's the capital of this country.

Local time in Tehran is now 02:37 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Asia / Tehran with an UTC offset of 4.5 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Tehran, of which two are larger airports. The closest airport in Iran is Mehrabad International Airport in a distance of 6 mi (or 10 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Golestan Palace in a distance of 1 mi (or 2 km), South. We found 1 points of interest in the vicinity of this place. If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Rey, Tajrish, Eslamshahr, Shahr-e Qods and Pakdasht. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

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Hotels and Places to Stay

Espinas Khalij Fars ( Persian Gulf )

Address
1,5 mi
No. 126, Keshavarz Blvd , Valiasr
1516684914 Tehran
Iran

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Laleh

Address
2,2 mi
Dr. H. Fatemi Ave.
Tehran
Iran

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Espinas Palace

Address
1,9 mi
Abedi St,Behroud Square 33
11369 Tehran
Iran

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Homa - Tehran

Address
0,1 mi
No. 51, Shahid Khodami St., Vali-e-Asr Ave
19946 Tehran
Iran

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Tooba Boutique Hotel

Address
5,1 mi
Naseri Street 17
1968646145 Tehran
Iran

Time Information

Checkout: 14:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Ferdowsi International Grand (Hotel-e Bozorg-e Ferdowsi)

Address
0,4 mi
Foroughi ST., FERDOWSI AVE. no. 20
Hatay
Iran

Time Information

Checkout: 17:00 - Checkin: 08:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Aramis Hotel

Address
1,6 mi
Tehran,Vali Asr Avenue 1752
1752 Tehran
Iran

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Enghelab Hotel

Address
1,1 mi
No .341 , Taleghani AAve. between hafez & valiasr
Tehran
Iran

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Howeyzeh

Address
1,1 mi
No 115 Cross Taleghani Ave.& Nejatullahi Ave.
Tehran
Iran

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Parsian Kowsar Hotel

Address
1,5 mi
No. 21, Mollayi Alley, Valiasr Sq , Tehran
15946467 Teheran
Iran

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Videos from this area

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Darband | Tehran, Iran : A Tourist's Night Walking Tour 2014

Published: November 27, 2014
Length: 20:15 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: maria afsharian

Darband, is one of the most popular local and tourist attractions in Tehran, Iran, located at the foothills of the Alborz Mountains. This video shows a POV walking tour of the activity and...


► Gran Hotel Ferdowsi TEHRAN IRAN

Published: February 18, 2014
Length: 12:23 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Masihi Rantanplan

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Mahan Air landing at Mehrabad Airport [Full HD1080P]

Published: October 10, 2013
Length: 42:44 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: The Last Flight

Onboard of Mahan Air Airbus A300B2K-3C (EP-MHM) landing at Tehran Mehrabad Airport completing flight W51054 from Kerman.


The Old Village-Mehran Bagheri-Portfolio-Cryengine 3

Published: July 19, 2014
Length: 32:51 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Mehran Bagheri

Please watch it at full resolution...Thanks... mehranbagheri.85@gmail.com.


Do not travel to Iran

Published: January 27, 2014
Length: 03:33 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Hamid Ghezloo

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Porsche Panamera Turbo 2012 in Tehran .MOV

Published: July 06, 2012
Length: 49:56 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Pejman Dan


Iran from A foreigners point of view تهران از نگاه يك جهانگرد

Published: June 29, 2014
Length: 25:23 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Persian_boy

June 25, 2014 (Persian calendar 1393/4/4) Tehran province (استان تهران) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tehran_province Tehran - Iran from A Foreigners Point Of View.


Time-Lapse - Tehran Traffic (Tehran Milad Tower)

Published: April 15, 2014
Length: 22:06 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: seyed Hadi-shia

Milad Tower, also known as Borj-e Milad or Tehran/Teheran Tower, is a 435 m-high multi-purpose Iranian concrete tower built in 2007 in between the Shahrak-e Gharb and Gisha districts of Tehran.


Iran Anti-Narcotic police arrested drug smugglers in Tehran بازداشت قاچاقچيان مواد مخدر تهران ايران

Published: February 16, 2015
Length: 29:47 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Persian_boy

February 15, 2015 (Persian calendar 1393/11/26) Tehran city (شهر تهران) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tehran Iran's Anti-Narcotic police (پليس مواد مخدر) http://police.ir...


Tehran mit dem Auto durchquert

Published: February 18, 2015
Length: 43:42 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Andreas Lotter

So fährt es sich per Auto durch die Straßen von Tehran, tolle Musik aus der Stereoanlage inklusive.


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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.

Tehran

Tehran, sometimes spelled Teheran, is the capital of Iran and Tehran Province. With a population of 12,223,598 it is Iran's largest urban area and city, one of the largest cities in Western Asia. In the 20th and 21st centuries, Tehran has been the subject to mass migration of people from all around Iran. The city is home to many historic mosques, churches, synagogues and Zoroastrian fire temples.

Located at 35.6961, 51.4231 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Tehran, Capitals in Asia, Cities in Iran, Cities in Tehran Province, Iranian provincial capitals, Populated places along the Silk Road, Populated places in Tehran County

Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Iran)

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs is an Iranian government ministry. The Minister of Foreign Affairs is the cabinet member in charge of the ministry. The first Minister of Foreign Affairs of Iran was Mirza Abdulvahab Khan, who served between 1911 and 1924. The incumbent Minister of Foreign Affairs is Ali Akbar Salehi, who was appointed on 13 December 2010 after the abrupt dismissal of Manouchehr Mottaki during a trip to Africa. Ramin Mehmanparast is the current spokesman.

Located at 35.6876, 51.4173 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Lists of government ministers, Government ministries of Iran, Foreign affairs ministries, Foreign relations of Iran, Ministries established in 1819

Alborz High School

Alborz High School, is a college preparatory high school located in the heart of Tehran, Iran. It is one of the first modern high schools in Asia and Middle East, built by Americans, named after the Alborz mountain range north of Tehran. Its place in the shaping of Iran's intellectual elite compares with that of Eton College in England and Phillips Academy in the United States.

Located at 35.7028, 51.4113 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Educational institutions established in 1873, High schools in Iran, Iranian architecture, 1870s architecture, Alborz High School, Schools in Tehran

National Museum of Iran

The National Museum of Iran is a museum in Tehran, Iran. It is the combination of two museums, the old Muze-ye Irân-e Bâstân ("Archaeological Museum of Iran", a break, Sasanian revival building designed by André Godard and inaugurated in 1937), and the modernistic white travertine National Arts Museum ("Mūze-i Honar-i Millī"), inaugurated in 1972.

Located at 35.687, 51.4146 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Museums established in 1937, Museums in Tehran, Buildings and structures completed in 1937, National museums of Iran, Iranian architecture

Dar ul-Funun

Dar ul-Funun, established in 1851, was the first modern institution of higher learning in Persia.

Located at 35.6838, 51.4219 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
University of Tehran, Universities in Iran, Education in Tehran, History of Tehran, Iranian architecture, Educational institutions established in 1851

Iranian Crown Jewels

The Imperial crown jewels of Iran (also known as the Imperial crown jewels of Persia) include several elaborate crowns and decorative thrones, thirty tiaras, and numerous aigrettes, a dozen bejewelled swords and shields, a vast number of unset precious gems, numerous plates and other dining services cast in precious metals and encrusted with gems, and several other more unusual items (such as a large golden globe with the continents made of emeralds and the latitudes and longitudes marked in diamonds) collected by the Iranian monarchy during its 2,500-year existence.

Located at 35.6893, 51.4197 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Crown jewels of Iran, National symbols of Iran, Visitor attractions in Tehran, Economy of Iran, Jewellery museums

Towhid Prison

Towhid Prison was an unofficial detention centre in Tehran, Iran, conducted under Reza Shah Pahlavi as a female prison by then secret police SAVAK, against opponents of the former regime of Mohammad-Reza Shah Pahlavi. It reportedly was shut down in August 2000, after Roozbeh Farahanipour presented his report on the prison to Amnesty International and other human rights organizations http://www. web. amnesty. org/web/ar2001. nsf/webmepcountries/IRAN?OpenDocument http://www. cbc.

Located at 35.6869, 51.4186 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
History of Tehran, Buildings and structures in Tehran, Prisons in Iran, Human rights in Iran, Museums in Tehran

Firooz Bahram High School

Firooz Bahram High School (دبیرستان فیروز بهرام) is one of Tehran's oldest high schools still in operation.

Located at 35.6954, 51.4138 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Educational institutions established in 1932, High schools in Iran, Iranian architecture, Buildings and structures in Tehran, School buildings completed in 1932, Schools in Tehran

Bagh-e Melli

Bagh-e Melli (The National Garden) is a government compound where the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Iran, The National Museum of Iran, Malek National Museum, and the future National Museum of Post are located. The compound is located in central Tehran. The gates of the compound were built by Jafar-khan Kashani in 1906.

Located at 35.6861, 51.418 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Tehran, Iranian architecture, 19th-century architecture

2005 Iranian Air Force C-130 crash

The 2005 Iranian Air Force C-130 crash occurred on 6 December 2005 (Azar 15, 1384) at 14:10 local time when an Iranian Air Force C-130E military transport aircraft, 5-8519, c/n 4399, crashed into a ten-floor apartment building in a residential area of Tehran, the capital city of Iran.

Located at 35.7, 51.4167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Aviation accidents and incidents in Iran, Iranian Air Force, Aviation accidents and incidents in 2005, Accidents and incidents involving the Lockheed Hercules, 2005 in Iran, History of Tehran, Accidental deaths in Iran

Malik National Museum of Iran

Malek National Museum and Library is a museum and national library in Tehran, Iran. Its one of the biggest library of precious manuscripts in Iran.

Located at 35.6869, 51.4153 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Libraries in Iran, Tehran culture, Visitor attractions in Tehran, National museums of Iran

Park-e Shahr

Park-e Shahr, with its 26 hectares, is a major park and also a neighbourhood located in the central part of Tehran in Iran.

Located at 35.6833, 51.4167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Neighbourhoods in Tehran, Parks in Tehran

Toopkhaneh

Toopkhāneh (also spelt as Tupkhāneh) is a major town square and a neighborhood in the south of the central district of the city of Tehran, Iran. built in 1867 by an order of Amir Kabir and Commissioned in 1877.

Located at 35.6858, 51.4214 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Squares in Iran, Neighbourhoods in Tehran

Imam Khomeini Metro Station

Imam Khomeini Metro Station is the junction of Tehran Metro Line 1 and Tehran Metro Line 2. The station was opened in 21 February 2000, it is located in Imam Khomeini Square between Panzdah-e-Khordad Metro Station and Saadi Metro Station in Line 1 and Mellat Metro Station and Hasan Abad Metro Station in Line 2. This Station is 19 meters under ground and has elevator access.

Located at 35.6858, 51.4197 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Tehran Metro stations

Saadi Metro Station

Saadi Metro Station is a station in Tehran Metro Line 1. It is located in the junction of Saadi Street and Jomhuri-ye Eslami Street. It is between Imam Khomeini Metro Station and Darvaze Dolat Metro Station.

Located at 35.6931, 51.4247 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Tehran Metro stations

Darvaze Shemiran Metro Station

Darvaze Shemiran Metro Station is the junction of Tehran Metro Line 2 and Tehran Metro Line 4. It is located in junction of Baharestan Street and Mazandaran Street and Namjou Street nad Sepah Street. It is between Imam Hossein Metro Station and Baharestan Metro Station in Line 2 and Shohada Square Metro Station and Darvaze Dolat Metro Station in Line 4.

Located at 35.7017, 51.4261 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Tehran Metro stations

Ferdowsi Metro Station

Ferdowsi Metro Station is a station in Tehran Metro Line 4. It is located in Ferdowsi Square the junction of Enghelab Street and Ferdowsi Street. It is between Darvaze Dolat Metro Station and Vali-e-Asr Metro Station. It has connection to Tehran Bus BRT1.

Located at 35.7017, 51.4192 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Tehran Metro stations

Ministry of Industries and Mines (Iran)

Ministry of Industries and Mines of Iran, is the main organ of Iranian Government in charge of the regulation and implementation of policies applicable to industrial and mine sectors. Being originally under the ministry of Trade in 1906, it was formed under the title of Ministry of Industries and Mines in 1973, and later after a series of splits and merges, it was formed again by the merger of the ministry of Mines and Metals and the ministry of Industries in the year 2000.

Located at 35.7046, 51.4183 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Government ministries of Iran, , 2011 disestablishments

Sahab Geographic and Drafting Institute

Sahab Geographic and Drafting Institute is the first geographical and cartographical institute in the private sector of Iran and the Middle East. It produces maps, globes, atlases and other educational materials regarding geography. The current manager of the institute is Mohammad Reza Sahab.

Located at 35.7049, 51.4304 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Education in Iran, Cartography organizations, Geography organizations, Organizations established in 1935

Melli Bank, University of Tehran Branch

The Melli Bank, University of Tehran Branch, was designed by Danish architect Jørn Utzon, famed for his Sydney Opera House. The three-storey rectangular building on Enghelab Street near the centre of Tehran, Iran, was completed in 1962.

Located at 35.7014, 51.4319 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Jørn Utzon buildings, Buildings and structures in Tehran, Buildings and structures completed in 1962

2011 attack on the British Embassy in Iran

The 2011 attack on the British Embassy in Iran was a mob action on 29 November 2011 by a crowd of Iranian protesters who stormed the embassy and another British diplomatic compound in Tehran, Iran ransacking offices and stealing documents. One small building was set on fire during the incident and several people were injured.

Located at 35.6964, 51.4192 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
2011 controversies, 2011 in international relations, 2011 in Iran, 2011 in the United Kingdom, Diplomatic incidents, Iran–United Kingdom relations, Political controversies

Tehran peace museum

The Tehran Peace Museum is a member of the International Network of Museums for Peace. The main objective of the museum is to promote a culture of peace through raising awareness about the devastating consequences of war, with a focus on the health and environmental impacts of Chemical weapons. Currently housed in a building donated by the municipality of Tehran within the historic City Park, the Tehran Peace Museum is as much an interactive peace center as a museum.

Located at 35.6844, 51.4146 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Museums in Tehran, Peace museums, 2007 establishments in Iran, Museums established in 2007

Kharazmi University

'Kharazmi University'(Past Name= Tarbiat Moallem University) is considered as the oldest university of higher education in Iran. It is a major institution of higher education, offering a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate programs in a variety of disciplines. It started its work in 1919 as the Central Teachers Institute and over a series of developments, finally gained university status as Tarbiat Moallem University of Tehran in 1974.

Located at 35.7045, 51.4268 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Universities in Iran, Education in Tehran, Educational institutions established in 1919

Timeline of Tehran history

The following is a timeline of the history of Tehran, Iran.

Located at 35.6961, 51.4231 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
History of Tehran, City timelines, Histories of cities in Iran, Tehran

Vahdat Hall

Vahdat Hall or Talar-e Vahdat (built 1967) is an opera house in Tehran, Iran. Architect Aftandilian designed the building, partly modelled after the Vienna State Opera. Prior to 1979 it was known as Talar-e Rudaki. Among the performances: Dundee Repertory Theatre, Mohammad Esmaili, Parvaz Homay, Leningrad Ballet, Marcel Marceau, Bagher Moazen, Gorgin Mousissian's choir, Nour Ensemble, Pari Samar in Carmen, Tehran Symphony, Loris Tjeknavorian, Peyman Yazdanian.

Located at 35.6998, 51.4111 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Tehran, Tehran culture, Theatre in Iran, Event venues established in 1967, Concert halls in Iran

Districts of the same city

These districts belong to Tehran.

Other districts

These are districts that are close by, but belong to a different city than Tehran.

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2019

PMP Certification Training In Tehran, Iran
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2019

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2019

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