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Tourist Attraction

Kashefol Saltaneh Tomb

in Lahijan city | Gilan province
Tourist Attraction

Kashefol Saltaneh Tomb

Related to Lahijan city (located in Gilan province)
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The said tomb is located on a hillock overlooking the tea plantations of Lahijan. Haji Mohammad Mirza, reputedly known as Kashef-ol-Saltaneh, impersonated as an army general set off for India. Here he learned the tea planting expertise and brought back saplings of the same to Iran. This personality was responsible for setting up tea plantations in the region of Lahijan after much endevour. Those connected to this industry in Gilan owe their livelihood to this great man.
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