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Tourist Attraction

Akhenjan Tower

in Mashhad city | Khorasan Razavi province
Tourist Attraction

Akhenjan Tower

Related to Mashhad city (located in Khorasan Razavi province)
The tower of Akhenjan is located 22 km. north of Mashad and dates back to the Teimoorian era and the 9th century AH. The tower is octagonal in shape, the brick work of which is fancy and adds to its beauty.
The city of Mashad is situated 909 km. from Tehran in a plain between the two mountain ranges of Binalood and Hezar Masjed. Mashad enjoys a temperate, mountainous climate. In the year 202 AH, after the martyrdom of Imam Reza (AS) in a place around Toos called Sanabad which ...
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