Lorestan

  • New ancient site unearthed in western Iran

    New ancient site unearthed in western Iran

    Khorramabad, July 8, IRNA - A new ancient site with Persian architecture dating back to Safavid rule from 1501 to 1722 was discovered in western Iranian province of Lorestan.

  • Restoration of Falak-ol-Aflak Castle of Lorestan province

    Restoration of Falak-ol-Aflak Castle of Lorestan province

    Falak-ol-Aflak Castle is a historical castle located on a stony hillock in the midst of the city of Khorramabad. It is one of the world's architectural masterpieces. It hosts domestic and foreign tourists every year.The recent earthquake in Lorestan province (western Iran) caused damage to Falak-ol-Aflak Castle and the ancient monument is currently being restored. Khorramabad, Iran . May 27, IRNA/ Behzad Salahvarzi.

  • Gahar Lake; Beautiful Tourist Resort in Lorestan of Iran

    Gahar Lake; Beautiful Tourist Resort in Lorestan of Iran

    Gahar Lake is located beside the Oshtorankouh massif in the Zagros range in Lorestan province. It is 2360m above the sea level,1700m long and 500m wide. The depth of the lake is 28m maximum. The area is one of the few ones in Iran that has been under good protection lately so the environment and flora look almost virgin. Gahar lake is among the best sample of lakes that has been appeared due to the landslide. Lorestan Province, Iran. May 13, 2020. IRNA/Milad Bagheri.

  • 90-year-old woman defeats COVID-19 in western Iran

    90-year-old woman defeats COVID-19 in western Iran

    Khorramabad, May 3, IRNA – A 90-year-old woman has overcome coronavirus disease and was discharged from hospital in western Iran, head of Valian Hospital in Aligudarz, Lorestan Province said.

  • Mount Makhmal Kooh in Iran's Lorestan Prov.

    Mount Makhmal Kooh in Iran's Lorestan Prov.

    Mount Makhmal Kooh Mount is located in the Northeastern part of Khorramabad, the capital of Lorestan Province, its beauties and the pure climate has made it an ideal destination for nature lovers and tourists. Lorestan, Iran, February 23, 2020. IRNA/Ahmad Riahi Dehkordi.

  • Iranian, Turkish Universities sign MoU on scientific cooperation

    Iranian, Turkish Universities sign MoU on scientific cooperation

    Khorramabad, Nov 2, IRNA – University of Lorestan and Haci Bektas Veli Nevsehir University of Turkey signed MoU on joint economic cooperation.