Taleghan is a town located 140 km northwest of Tehran in Alborz province.
Because Taleghan is located among the southern slopes of the Alborz mountain range, it has a beautiful nature and a pleasant climate. Taleghan town is the center of Taleghan county, which consists of about eighty villages. Taleghan and the surrounding villages, as the summer resort of the people of Tehran and Karaj, receive many tourists.
The high peaks of Alborz, like Alam Kooh, are located in the northern part of Taleghan. Almost all the villages of Taleghan county are green and full of water and trees. There are many springs in this area.
The Shahroud River flows in the Taleghan region, on which a dam has been constructed, and the lake behind this dam, known as Lake Taleghan, stretches from the town of Taleghan to the west of the city.