Mountains

Mountains in Iran There are two major ranges of mountains called the Alborz and the Zagros. The Alborz have been extended all the way from Azerbaijan to Afghanistan passing through the southern part of the Caspian Sea. The Zagros have covered a region from Azerbaijan to the west and SE …

Caves

Caves in Iran Caves are formed by the dissolution of limestone. Rainwater picks up carbon dioxide from the air and as it percolates through the soil, which turns into a weak acid. This slowly dissolves out the limestone along the joints, bedding planes and fractures, some of which become enlarged …

Lakes

Lakes in Iran In Iran, there are several large lakes, which are essential parts of Iran’s ecosystem. Today we would like to introduce you to the largest and the most beautiful and unique lakes in Iran. Caspian Sea Mazandaran Gahar Luristan Shoormast Mazandaran Maharlou Fars Parishan Fars

Deserts

Deserts in Iran Iran is situated in a high-altitude plateau surrounded by connected ranges of mountains. The well-known deserts of Iran are at two major regions: 1)  Dasht-e-Kavir, and 2) Kavir-e-Lut. They are both some of the most arid and maybe hottest areas of their kinds in the world. Boland-e-Nadideh …

Rivers

Rivers in Iran Of Iran’s major rivers, five flow into the Persian Gulf, these being the Dez, Karkheh, Karoon, Diyala, and Lower Zab Rivers. Three, the Aras, Sefid Rud, and Atrak Rivers, flow into the Caspian Sea. Two others flow into smaller inland basins, namely the Zayanderud and AjiChay. Zayanderud …

Jungles

Jungles in Iran According to the presented information to FAO in 2010 which has been provided by satellite Images of the year of 1998, the total area of jungles of Iran is 11075000 Hectares. There are five Vegetative regions in Iran:  Caspian – Hyrcanian  Iranian – Turanian  Arasbarani  Zagros  Gulf …

Waterfalls

Waterfalls in Iran Despite the fact that Iran is considered a country of deserts, Iran is home to a countless number of natural attractions such as waterfalls. There are so many that some of the smaller ones don’t even have official names. Here You can see the most beautiful waterfalls …

Islands

Islands in Iran The calm and fascinating Islands of Iran which are located at the border of the Persian Gulf. The beautiful lands with variety of colors, sands and rocks which are suitable place for relaxing, recreation, swimming and Water sports. Luxury hotels and resorts built for travelers and tourists …