Mahan is a city and capital of Mahan District, in , , . At the 2006 census, its population was 16,787, in 4,138 families.Mahan is well known for the tomb of the great Sufi leader Shah Ne'emat Ollah-e-Vali, as well as Shazdeh Garden.
Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

The Shah Nematollah Vali Shrine is a historical complex, located in Mahan, , which contains the mausoleum of Shah Nematollah Vali, the renowned Iranian mystic and poet. Photo: anaareh saaveh, CC BY 2.0.

The Graduate University of Advanced Technology is an advanced research center and graduate-level degree-granting institution in , . is situated 4 km west of Mahan. Photo: Esniran, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is situated 4½ km northwest of Mahan. Photo: Parisairani, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

is a village in Mahan Rural District, Mahan District, , , .


30.0536° or 30° 3' 13.1" north
57.2883° or 57° 17' 17.9" east
Open Location Code
1,901 metres (6,237 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 248842190
Geo­Names ID
Let's improve OpenStreetMap together.

Also Known As

  • Akan: Mahan, Iran
  • Arabic: فاهان
  • Arabic: ماهان
  • Azerbaijani: Mahan
  • Cebuano: Māhān
  • Chinese: Mahan
  • Chinese: 馬漢
  • Chinese: 马汉
  • Czech: Mahan
  • Dutch: Mahan
  • English: Mahan, Iran
  • English: Māhān
  • English: Māhūn
  • French: Mahan
  • German: Mahan
  • Italian: Mahan
  • Japanese: マーハーン
  • Malagasy: Mahan, Iran
  • Min Nan Chinese: Mahan (Iran)
  • Persian: Māhān
  • Persian: Māhūn
  • Persian: ماهان
  • Polish: Mahan
  • Romanian: Mahan, Iran
  • Romanian: Mahan
  • Russian: Махан
  • Serbian: Махан (Иран)
  • Serbian: Махан
  • Serbo-Croatian: Mahan
  • Slovenian: Mahan, Iran
  • Slovenian: Mahan
  • South Azerbaijani: ماهان
  • Swedish: Māhān
  • Tajik: Моҳон
  • Turkish: Mahan
  • Urdu: ماہان
  • Urdu: ماہان، کرمان

Other Places Named Mahan

  • Village in Iran
  • Hamlet in West Virginia, United States
  • Locality in Alborz, Iran
  • Hamlet in Missouri, United States
  • Village in Côte d'Ivoire
  • Locality in Maharashtra, India
  • Locality in Khuzdar District, Balochistan
  • Locality in Maharashtra, India

In the Area



Popular Destinations in Kerman

I travel not to go anywhere, but to go. I travel for travel's sake. The great affair is to move.  

Escape to a Random Place

About Mapcarta. Thanks to Mapbox for providing amazing maps. Data © OpenStreetMap contributors and available under the Open Database License. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license, excluding photos, directions and the map. Based on the page Mahan. See this page's contributions. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.