Mardanaqom Village

About: Mardanaqom Village

Mardanaqom is one of the villages of East Azerbaijan Province and the capital of Dizmar-e Sharqi (East Dizmar) Rural District, a part of Minjavan District in Khoda Afarin County. 
The village has a number of ancient monuments, enjoys mild weather, and contains pomegranate, blueberry, walnut, cherry, and sour cherry gardens. 
It should be noted that a pomegranate festival is held in Mardanaqom Village every October in order that the tourists can also take advantage of this festival, visit natural landscapes and ancient monuments of the county, and enjoy the lively and virgin nature of the village. 
One of the ancient monuments of Mardanaqom is a castle located in the heights of the village. It was built before the appearance of Islam and protects Mardanaqom, Kavanaq, Ahmadabad and high villages against the enemies' attacks.

General Specifications
More than 2000 years
Local language
Azerbaijani Turkish
Local products and souvenirs
Anually, during October, pomegranate festival is held at this village.
Important parts to visit
The surrounding village and Mardanaqom village
Best time to visit
Spring until early Fall
Duration of visit
One day
Nearest tourist attractions
Arasbaran jungles, Mardanaqom castle
Access route
Jolfa road towards Siah Rud, Jolfa county, Khoda Afarin district, East Azerbaijan, Iran
Network coverage
Mardanaqom Village
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