Abhar (Persian: ابهر‎) also known as Abhar Chay,[2] is a city in and capital of Abhar County, Zanjan Province, Iran. At the 2010 census its population was 88,000. The second most population in the province, after the city of Zanjan.[3] Abhar is located between Qazvin and the city of Zanjan.

Abhar

ابهر
City
Abhar is located in Iran
Abhar
Abhar
Coordinates: 36°08′48″N 49°13′05″E / 36.14667°N 49.21806°E / 36.14667; 49.21806Coordinates: 36°08′48″N 49°13′05″E / 36.14667°N 49.21806°E / 36.14667; 49.21806
Country Iran
ProvinceZanjan
CountyAbhar
BakhshCentral
Population
 (2016 Census)
 • Total99,800 [1]
Time zoneUTC+3:30 (IRST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+4:30 (IRDT)
Bazaar of Abhar
Bazaar of Abhar

Two of the famous tourist attractions in Abhar include Peer Ahmad Zahrnoush Mausoleum[4] and Imamzadeh Zeidolkabir Mausoleum.[5]

Bazaar of AbharEdit

Bazaar of Abhar was founded by a private company in 2016 with Iran's traditional architecture.

 
Bazaar of Abhar

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ https://www.amar.org.ir/english
  2. ^ Rasaneh, Sirang. "Abhar City in Zanjan province, Travel to IRAN". itto.org | Iran Tourism & Touring. Retrieved 2019-01-27.
  3. ^ "Zanjan City". Abibal. Retrieved 2019-01-27.
  4. ^ Rasaneh, Sirang. "Peer Ahmad Zahrnoush Mausoleum in Abhar, Travel to IRAN". itto.org | Iran Tourism & Touring. Retrieved 2019-01-27.
  5. ^ Rasaneh, Sirang. "Imamzadeh Zeidolkabir Mausoleum in Abhar, Travel to IRAN". itto.org | Iran Tourism & Touring. Retrieved 2019-01-27.