Tourist Attraction

Ala' Citadel

in Semnan city | Semnan province
Tourist Attraction

Ala' Citadel

Related to Semnan city (located in Semnan province)
This citadel is in the vicinity of Ala' region 9 km. southeast of Semnan. The same is hexagonal in shape in two floors. The Ala' citadel has been made of sun baked bricks, clay and plaster made of clay. This is a remnant of Qajar era, and is on historical record in Iran.
Semnan is located 216 kilometers east of Tehran in north central Iran. It is home to Semnani languages and is known as Seman locally.
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