The Barankooh Spring is another beautiful spring of the Golestan province and is situated 18 km. south west of Gorgan and is the route of the Shastkala River and Barankooh park.
Gorgan (formerly Astrabad or Astarabad) is the capital of Golestan Province, Iran. It lies approximately 400 kilometres (250 mi) to the north east of Tehran, some 30 km (19 mi) away from the Caspian Sea.Gorgan (as well as the whole Golestan province) has a world-famous carpet and rug industry, the Turkmen rug, made by Turkmen people. The patterns of these carpets are derived from the ancient Persian city of Bukhara, which is now in ...read more about Gorgan
Alestan River – Gorgan
The "Alestan" River also known as "Roodbar Alestan" originates from the northern region of "Qoroq Land" Mountain at 47 km. from southeast of Gorgan. Flowing through the western valley of "Nileh Tah" and "Gandi" Mountains it goes towards north. After ...
Golshan Mosque – Gorgan
This mosque is near Gorgan Square. The original building of this mosque is related to the Safavid period.It was repaired at the Qajar era. Currently a new mosque has taken the place of the ancient one but the southern porch is still of the old ...
Agha Mohammad Khan Qajar Palace – Gorgan
Agha Mohammad Khan Qajar Palace is related to Qajar era and is located in front of Iranshahr High School on Kakh Street in Gorgan. This monument was registered in the list of Iran’s national monuments on 10th of Bahman 1383 with registration ...
Imamzadeh Roshan – Gorgan
This tomb is in Roshan Abad of Gorgan in the middle of the cemetery garden. Its original structure belongs to the 9th century AH.There are two valuable doors which belong to the date of 865 AH. The chest on the tomb has a writing which indicates ...
Jahan Nama Mountain – Gorgan
The beautiful Jahan Nama mountains situated to the south of Gorgan and the south east of Kord Kooy and is a part of the eastern Alborz Mountains.Its height is 3,086 meters. Its skirts are protected and are important for ecotourism.
Imamzadeh Noor – Gorgan
The tomb of Imamzadeh Eshaq-ebne Musabne Jafar is in Sarcheshmeh of Gorgan. He was Imam Reza's brother.One of the rituals relevant to this Imamzadeh is that on new year thousands of people collect in this vicinity and at the end of this ...
Sefid Ab – Gorgan
Aq Su waterfall is located in the 42 kilometer distance of Galikesh town and in the eastern end of Gulistan national park.The natural ponds of this waterfall takes water to the end of the path through a natural and stair like way from the ...
Imam Hassan Asgari Mosque – Gorgan
This new mosque is situated in Gorgan city and is devoid of any artistic and historical aspects. There is a relatively old "Qadamgah" near the mosque.