TheName of the Village: Afin
Regarded as one of the important historical centers in the Qaen County, Afin village is located 85 km away from eastern Qaen. It contains a set of historical attractions through several historical heritages such as Great Mosque, castle, historical texture, caravansary, water mills, towers, pools and so on. It enjoys different unique attraction thanks to being located in the vicinity of mountains and barberry shrubs.
Province: Southern Khorasan
Address: Southern Khorasan, Qaen County, Zohan District, at a distance of 85 km of South-East of Qaen County, and 18 km north of Zohan County.
The Nearest City: Esfeden (15 km north of Afin Village)
The Nearest Village: Abbas Abad (12 km west of Afin )
Attraction type: Natural and Cultural-Historic Attractions
Climate of the Region: Semi-Desert
Area of the Region: ---
Topography of the Region: 1410 Meters High
Vegetation of the Region: Being rich in vegetation due to the high mountain area, vegetation is of the steppe type with Astragalus spp, Artemisia and at the higher areas, with mastic and wild Almond.
Water Sources: Afin River
Infrastructure of the Province:
• Distance to the Center of the Province: 140 km to Birjand
• Distance to Center of the County: 85 km to Qaen
• Distance to the Nearest Airport: 150 km to Birjand Airport
• Distance to the Nearest Railway Station: 420 km to Mashhad Railway Station