Iran is a large country between the Gulf of Oman, the
, and the Caspian Sea. It is bordered by
to the west,
to the northwest,
to the northeast,
to the southeast.
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Tehran, is the capital city of Iran. A bustling metropolis of 14 million people, it is situated at the foot of the towering Alborz mountain range.
Tabriz is the capital of East Azerbaijan province, in the
Shiraz is the capital city of
province and a treasure trove of Persian culture.
Central Iran lies at the heart of the country, home to major cities and travel destinations like
, the capital
, and the holy city of
Western Iran is a large section of the country, to the west of Iranian cities like
Iranian Azerbaijan is in the extreme northwest of Iran, by the border with the country and former Soviet Republic of
Caspian Iran is a beautiful region of Iran along the coast of the Caspian Sea. The forested coastal plains rise up quickly into the Alborz Mountains.
The Gulf Region of Iran lies along the country's Persian Gulf coast. The Gulf Region is comprised of the Bushehr and Hormozgan Provinces.
Khorasan is a region in the north-east of Iran. Previously a single province, it was split into three in 2004.
Sistan & Baluchestan
Baluchistan is the southeasternmost region of Iran, along the country's border with
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