Avaj Karvansara-Avaj Caravanser-Awaj

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Avaj Karvansara-Avaj Caravanser-Awaj

Postby Parvaneh » Wed Feb 18, 2015 11:42 am

Introduction: Avaj Karvansara-Avaj Caravanser-Awaj(Persian:کاروانسرای آوج )

Avaj Karvansara is located on Avaj. It has two porches and was built of stones and bricks that cover them. Karvansara has two porches and 24 balconies in inside and there are some chambers behind them, four chambers are connected to Shotor Khan Karvansara. Shotor Khan is a long hallway with covering of arches, there is a platform under the every arch for dock.


Location: near Qazvin city, Qazvin province

Days of trip: (Without air plane) 1 Days from Tehran to Tehran (Without heavy traffic you need About 3-4 hr driving from Tehran to Avaj Karvansara)
Attention: In holidays there is heavy traffic in all roads around Tehran.

Best time to visit: No limit,but spring is the best time

Daily time visit: No limit

Difficulty level: Easy

Requirements: (Depend on your plan) Guide or GPS track...

Legal permission need: No


Hotel: in Qazvin city Yes,Qazvin 6 famous hotels: Alborz, Iran, Marmar, Ghods, Grand Hotel, Noizar

Village: located in Avaj

Shop: Yes

Gasoline: Yes


How to get there:
1- Go to west terminal of buses in Tehran (more info)
2- Take a bus to Qazvin (Also can use train or airplane).(Distance from Tehran to Qazvin is 152 Km)
3- Take a taxi to Avaj County and then Avaj Karvansara .(Distance from Qazvin to Avaj is 125 Km)

Nearest airport: Qazvin airport

Nearest train station: Qazvin Station


Location on map:

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