Kordan: Historical Village in Alborz Province, North of Iran

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Kordan Village is one of the most abundant villages of Alborz Province, north of Iran, and has gained fame as one of its best destinations.

Kordan: Historical Village in Alborz Province, North of Iran

There are extended orchards and gardens in the village and a long river [known as Baraghan River] that flows through them.

Banu Sahra Bridge, dating back to Safavid Era, is one of the historical attractions of the village. Aramgah Tower, also known as 'Shahzadeh Hussein Tower', is one of the most visited pilgrimage sites of Kordan.

It is situated in the middle of a garden shaded by ancient trees. The tower is circular and enjoys a unique architectural style, which attracts the attention of visitors.

The building, which dates back to Seljuk era, is the mausoleum of one of the grandsons of Imam Sajjad (AS), the fourth Shiite Imam.

Source: Iran -Daily

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