within 6 km. to the east of Qom, and near the tomb of Hadi Gorgabi Jamkaran is a cypress tree. The same is also famously known as the Hadi Mehdi cypress. Being 500 years old, is to the girth of 3 m. and rises to an elevation of 13 m.
About Qom (Ghom)
Qom (also spelled as Ghom) is the eighth largest city in Iran. It lies 125 kilometres (78 mi) by road southwest of Tehran and is the capital of Qom Province.Qom is one of the holiest cities in Iran and the middle East and is entrenched in centuries of history. The famous thing about Qom is the Fatima È Massummeh Shrine which is a highly respected shrine and a very clean place.Qom has many carpet and sweet shops. Qom is famous for it's ...read more about Qom (Ghom)
Qom (Ghom) Attractions
Molla Sadra House Kahak – Qom
The historical house of Molla Sadra in Kahak is a valuable remnant of the residency of this scientist in Qom. Molla Sadra’s house is built out of adobe, mud mortar, and its ceiling is built with wooden rafters. It has a pleasurable and old space ...
Feizieh Religious Science School – Qom
The said is one of the famous centers of theology related to the Shiite sect. This school took the place of the already established 'Astaneh School' in the mid 13th century, the same was founded in the Safavid era.The school has four porches and ...
Qom Jame Mosque – Qom
Jame Mosque of Qom or the ancient central mosque is one of the old mosques of Qom town. This town is located in the center of Qom town and it is a set of buildings constructed in different eras. The central mosque of Qom has various spectacular ...
Pol-e-Dalak Caravansary – Qom
This Caravansary is near a bridge built on the Garah Chai River at conjunction of the same with Qom Rood River. This bridge was built in order to connection between Qom and Mashad.
Hozeh Soltan Lake – Qom
The said lake covers an area of approximately 2,400 sq.km. and is located to the east of the township of Qom. This lake is reputedly known by the names of Saveh, Qom and Shahi Lake. The length and width of the same is about 80 km. and 30 km. ...
Desert Attractions – Qom
The province of Qom is located along the western part of the desert, and a section of the Kavir (Desert) National Park is within the limits of this province. This characteristic has created a special background in respect to the said vicinity and is ...
Palangabi (Palang Abi) Mountain – Qom
The same with a height of about 3,154 m. is situated at a distance of 48 km. southwest of Qom. Various rivers such as the Ravanj, Dareh Baq and Azna take their sources here. The Palangan mountains join the Qaleaq summits from the east.
Kavir (Desert) National Park and Wildlife – Qom
A section of Qom province, specially the vicinity of the Qamar Rood village lies within the limits of the National Desert Park. The same is almost a virgin area, with valuable specimens of wildlife and various herbal species in the country. The ...