Alborz province


  • Mehdiabad watermill 2020-12-25 17:30

    Historical watermill to open doors to visitors

    TEHRAN- Mehdiabad watermill, an ancient underground grinder near Tehran, is ready to open its doors to visitors, researchers, and history buffs in near future. 

  • Khatun Bridge 2020-12-21 18:35

    Over $350,000 allocated to restore centuries-old arch bridge

    TEHRAN –A budget of 15 billion rials ($357,000 at the official rate of 42,000 rials) has been allocated to implement a restoration project on the Khatun Bridge, a centuries-old arched monument in Alborz province, provincial tourism chief has announced. 

  • Pottery village to make debut in Alborz 2020-12-18 08:16

    Pottery village to make debut in Alborz

    TEHRAN - A crafts village devoted to the art of pottery is planned to be formed for the first time in Alborz province near the capital Tehran, provincial tourism chief announced on Tuesday. 

  • watermill 2020-12-09 22:42

    Sunken watermill gains former splendor

    TEHRAN-An ancient underground watermill in Nazarabad, Alborz province has recently been restored to its original glory, provincial tourism chief has announced. 

  • non-oil exports 2020-12-04 12:51

    Exports from Alborz Province rise 75% in 8 months on year

    TEHRAN- Commodities worth $579 million have been exported from Alborz Province, near the capital Tehran, during the first eight months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20-November 20), showing a 75-percent rise compared to the same period of time in the past year, according to a provincial official.

  • handicrafts market 2020-11-25 15:59

    Permanent handicrafts market to open in Taleqan

    TEHRAN- A permanent handicrafts marketplace will be opening in Taleqan, a rural district in Alborz province near capital Tehran, to assist local artisans putting products directly on sale. 

  • Pottery spouted vessel, unearthed from Ozbaki Tepe, Nazarabad, 2nd millennium BC,  National Museum of Iran 2020-11-24 18:17

    Lack of budget halts maintenance of millennia-old site near Tehran

    TEHRAN - The government must set a proper budget for the restoration and conservation of Tepe Ozbaki, a magnificent archaeological hill situated in Alborz province westward of the Iranian capital Tehran, a provincial official said on Monday.  

  • 2700-year-old Juniper 2020-10-28 20:30

    Millennia-old tree in Alborz to be demarcated

    TEHRAN- A 2700-year-old Juniper in Shahrestanak village, Alborz province, is scheduled to be demarcated in the near future, the deputy provincial tourism chief has said.

  • Yengi Imam caravanserai 2020-10-28 18:08

    Ancient caravanserai of Yengi Imam restored

    TEHRAN - All four domes of the historical Yengi Imam caravanserai, dating from 17th century in northern Alborz province, have been fully restored after almost five months of work.

  • ecotourism 2020-10-20 17:43

    Alborz holds potential to become hub for ecotourism, health tourism

    TEHRAN – Alborz province holds the potential to become a hub for ecotourism as well as health tourism with the aim of attracting more domestic and foreign tourists, the provincial tourism chief has said.

  • Tourism projects 2020-08-16 19:30

    Tourism projects worth $190m underway in Alborz

    TEHRAN – Some 8 trillion rials (about $190 million at the official rate of 42,000 rials) has been invested in several tourism-related projects in Alborz province.

  • Industrial unit 2019-10-05 17:05

    Industrial projects inaugurated in 3 provinces

    TEHRAN – In a two-day visit to the provinces of Qazvin, Gilan and Alborz during October 2-3, Iranian Minister of Industry, Mining and Trade Reza Rahmani visited and inaugurated 13 industrial projects in these provinces.