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Shah Abbas the Great built a system of 999 caravanserais in Persia,dates back to Safavid Dynasty and its importance is from cultural, historical and architectural point of view and Each caravanserai is approximiately 30-50 km from the next.
Some old buildings such as cistern, und Chaparkhaneh ( a place to change the horse for “post”-people), Hammam ( Bath-Places) and telegraphy institute
(in older Time in use), can now be visited.
Caravanserais located on the Silk Road are scheduled to be introduced to UNESCO for registration.

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Karaj's Tourist attractions

Soleymaniyeh Palace ( Sulaymaniyah Palace )

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Soleymaniyeh Palace in Karaj was built during the reign of Qajar king Fathali Shah....

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Karaj Dam ( Amir Kabir Dam )

Karaj Dam ( Am...

Amir Kabir dam, also known as Karaj dam, is a dam in Iran, located 63 kilometres (39 mi) northwest of Tehran and 23 kilometres (14 mi) north of Karaj. Amir kabir Dam was constructed on the Karaj River, and was the first multi-purpose dam in Iran. The initial studies for Amirkabir Dam t...

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Chalus Roads ( Kandovan Road - Road 59 )

Chalus Roads (...

Road 59, also known as the Chalous Road or Chalus Road or Kandovan Road, is an important road for people of Tehran, a large number of whom drive to popular tourist attractions in the north of Iran on weekends and for holidays. This road is one of the busiest roads in Iran. Chalus Road ...

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Khor Waterfall ( Khur Waterfall )

Khor Waterfall...

Khor or Khur waterfall is a beautiful waterfall , near KHOR village , 15th Km Karaj to Chalous and it is a 30m height waterfall in Central Elburz mountains. It is accessible from Karaj Chalous road. There is also a smaller seasonal waterfall adjacent to the main waterfall which runs d...

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Imamzadeh Zaid and Rahman ( SeGonbadan )

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Shor River ( Abharrood - Abhar's river )

Shor River ( A...

Abharrood (meaning Abhar's river) or shor rood is a river in Iran that runs between Abhar and Qom. this vicinity is within the limits of the eastern face of Garah Daq Mountains, in the rural area of Sajas, taking its source 30 km north east of Qeydar. In addition to smaller tributaries...

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Karaj's Shah Abbasi Bridge

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Shah Abbasi Caravanserai

Shah Abbasi Ca...

Shah Abbas the Great built a system of 999 caravanserais in Persia,dates back to Safavid Dynasty and its importance is from cultural, historical and architectural point of view and Each caravanserai is approximiately 30-50 km from the next. Some old buildings such as cistern, und Chapa...

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Arangeh village

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Arangeh is a beautiful village in Adaran Rural District, Asara District, Karaj County, Alborz Province, Iran. Arangeh, the village located in the Alborz Mountain range north of Tehran. At the 2006 census, its population was 136, in 46 families. Arangeh is located in the Alborz Mountain ...

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