Polur, Iran

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Polur
پلور
village
Polur is located in Iran
Polur
Polur
Coordinates: 35°50′55″N 52°03′01″E / 35.84861°N 52.05028°E / 35.84861; 52.05028Coordinates: 35°50′55″N 52°03′01″E / 35.84861°N 52.05028°E / 35.84861; 52.05028
Country  Iran
Province Mazandaran
County Amol
Bakhsh Larijan
Rural District Bala Larijan
Population (2006)
 • Total 316
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)

Polur (Persian: پلور‎‎, also Romanized as Polūr; also known as Pūlūr)[1] is a village on the Haraz River in Bala Larijan Rural District, Larijan District, Amol County, Mazandaran Province, Iran.

Geography[edit]

The village is located on Road 77 (Haraz Road), the main route from Tehran to the Caspian Sea coast. At the 2006 census, its population was 316, in 86 families.[2]

Mount Damavand—Alborz Mountains[edit]

It is well known for being a popular base to climb Mount Damavand in the Lar National Park, part of the Central Alborz mountain range. The 5,610 m (18,410 ft) volcano is the highest point in Iran and in the Middle East region.

Map of central Alborz Peaks: 1 Alam-Kuh
  -25 to 500 m
  500 to 1500 m
  1500 to 2500 m
  2500 to 3500 m
  3500 to 4500 m
  4500 to 5671 m
2 Azad Kuh 3 Damavand
4 Do Berar 5 Do Khaharan
6 Ghal'eh Gardan 7 Gorg
8 Kholeno 9 Mehr Chal
10 Mishineh Marg 11 Naz
12 Shah Alborz 13 Sialan
14 Tochal 15 Varavašt
Rivers: 0
1 Alamut 2 Chalus
3 Do Hezar 4 Haraz
5 Jajrood 6 Karaj
7 Kojoor 8 Lar
9 Noor 10 Sardab
11 Seh Hazar 12 Shahrood
Cities: 1 Amol
2 Chalus 3 Karaj
Other: D Dizin
E Emamzadeh Hashem K Kandovan Tunnel
* Latyan Dam ** Lar Dam

Gallery[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Polur can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3078481" in the "Unique Feature Id" form, and clicking on "Search Database".
  2. ^ "Census of the Islamic Republic of Iran, 1385 (2006)". Islamic Republic of Iran. Archived from the original (Excel) on 2011-11-11. 

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