Where is Shiraz

Shiraz is located in the Northern part of Shiraz state. Iran Shiraz comes in Eastern of the Iran the let-long 29°36′36″N 52°32′33″E and the height of this City from sea level is.1,500 m (5,200 ft) the distance Capital of Iran and Shiraz is 542.9 km by road..

Where is Shiraz located in Iran

Location Map of Shiraz showing on Google map of Iran

Information about Shiraz

Name Shiraz
District Shiraz
State Fars
Country Iran
Area 240 km2 (86.487 sq mi)
Elevation 1,500 m (5,200 ft)
Urban Population 1,565,572
Geographic coordinates 29°36′36″N 52°32′33″E
Population Density 6,670/km2 (18,600/sq mi)
Languages Iranian
Time Zone UTC+03:30
Historical buildings . Nasir al-Mulk Mosque · Shah-e-Cheragh Shrine Tomb of Hafez ·Eram Garden (Bāq e Eram) ·Shiraz ·Qavam House Vakil Bazaar
Air port Shiraz International Airport
River Margaret River Murray River.
Temples Two Zoroastrian fire temples Temple Bruer oldest temples and Gurudwaras
UNIVERSITY public university located in Shiraz, Fars, Iran
TRANSPORT Train Taxi Bus Metro Air
Aera Code 71
Sports Basketball, Football, Golf events, Soccer
Road distance 542.9 km

Brief History of Shiraz

Shiraz is one of the most populous city in Iran and it comes at fifth position in the population of Iranian cities, It was the capital of Fars province during Old Persian rulers. At the year 2011 census the population of Shiraz city was 1,700,665 and its built-up area “Shah-e Jadid-e Sadra” (Sadra New Town) was home to 1,500,644 residents. Shiraz is mainly located on the “Radkhanye Khoshak” also called dry river of Iran as it is seasonal river in the south-west of Iran. City has a moderate climate and has been a regional trade center for over a thousand years. Shiraz is one of the oldest cities of ancient Persia or Iran.

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