Central Iran

Central Iran lies at the heart of , home to major cities and travel destinations like and , the capital , and the holy city of .

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, is the capital city of . A bustling metropolis of 14 million people, it sits at the foot of the towering Alborz mountain range. Photo: Sasan Geranmehr, CC BY 3.0.

is a province of Central Iran. It is in the south of the country and its center is Shiraz. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Province is a province in Central Iran. It covers on area of 18,909 km² and is located to the north of the central plateau of Iran. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

Province, also transliterated as Esfahan, Espahan, , or Isphahan, is one of the thirty-one provinces of Iran. Photo: Nikopol, CC BY-SA 3.0.


Kermān Province is one of the 30 provinces of Iran. Photo: Fulvio, CC BY 2.0.

Province, pre-Islamic Komishan/Qomishan, is one of the 31 provinces of Iran with 11,237 km², covering 0.89% of the total area in Iran. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

Province is one of the 31 provinces of Iran. It is in the centre of the country, and its administrative center is the city of . Photo: Adam Jones, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Central Iran

Latitude of center
32° or 32° north
Longitude of center
53° or 53° east

Also Known As

  • Central Kurdish: ناوەندی ئێران
  • Chinese: 中伊朗
  • Greek: Κεντρικό Ιράν
  • Italian: Iran centrale
  • Persian: ایران مرکزی
  • Persian: مرکز ایران
  • Russian: Центральный Иран

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