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Osku

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Osku is a city in northwestern Iran. It is the capital of Osku County, in East Azerbaijan Province, Iran. Osku is known as the capital of batik in Iran.

Osku is one of the oldest cities in East Azerbaijan and is obtained according to old books and is a like stepping into a time machine. The city is located on a hillside volcano and has many caves in the city. The inhabitants of Osku are Azerbaijan Turks, who have lived in the city for more than 100 years. The touristic attractions such Kandovan, Osku and natural landscapes etc make it pleasant enough for Tourism making Osku one of the touristic cities in Iran. It is one of the few cities in Iran where Batik printing centers still remain in operation.


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Osku is one of the oldest cities in East Azerbaijan, on a hillside volcano, and there are many caves in the city. Its inhabitants are Azerbaijani Turks, who have lived in the city for more than 100 years. There are touristic attractions in Kandovan and natural landscapes. It is one of the few cities in Iran where Batik printing centers remain in operation.

In 2011 census, the county's population was about 100,000.

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  • Park Museum
  • Central Mosque
  • Branch Square Mosque

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Buy[edit]

  • Barama Shopping Center
  • Refah Chain Stores
  • Shahrara Chain Stores
  • Green Hyper Chain Stores
  • Milade Nur Shopping Center

Eat[edit]

  • Barama Shopping Center

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Sleep[edit]

  • Osku Ghasr Hotel

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