Mountainous Nature

  • Spring Nature of Kordestan

    Photo: Seyed Mosleh Pirkhezranian

    Spring Nature of Kordestan

    Kordestan province is a mountainous region, which is one of the highest provinces in the country with an altitude of about 2,000 meters above sea level. The average annual rainfall in the province is 500 mm, and the height difference between the highest and lowest parts of the province is about 2,400 meters. Mount Shahou in the southwest of the province with a height of 3,300 meters is the highest and Alot area in Baneh with a height of about 900 meters is the lowest point of the province.This height difference has led to different climates, and this issue is important from the point of view of tourism, because in terms of climate diversity and the presence of natural and topographical effects, Kordestan province has diverse and valuable attractions. Undoubtedly, Kordestan province has many natural and tourist attractions. which prompts travelers to travel to this beautiful province to watch the rainbow of spring colors in the beautiful season of nature's awakening and enjoy its beauty.

  • Red tulips in Ilam's mountains and hills

    Red tulips in Ilam's mountains and hills

    Red tulips cover mountains and hills of Ilam province, in southwestern Iran, every year in late April and early May. (IRNA photos/Ali Jafari)

  • Festival of Heyran Gem of Iran to bring hearts together

    Festival of Heyran Gem of Iran to bring hearts together

    Astara, IRNA – The Festival of Heyran Gem of Iran is scheduled on May 18 to help thrive tourism industry and bring people’s hearts together .

  • Miniature Martian mountains in Chabahar

    Miniature Martian mountains in Chabahar

    Tehran, April 10, IRNA – The miniature Martian mountains in Chabahar region, southeastern Iran, are considered an alluring destination in attracting tourists and nature lovers because of their special shape that is similar to the roughness of the surface of Mars.

  • Climbers conquer Oshnavieh mountains in northwestern Iran

    Climbers conquer Oshnavieh mountains in northwestern Iran

    A group of mountaineers in Mahabad city conquered "Randoleh Mountain" of Oshnavieh County in West Azarbaijan Province. Mahabad, Iran, Jan 13, 2020. IRNA

  • Eye-catching mountainous nature on suburbs of Arak

    Eye-catching mountainous nature on suburbs of Arak

    Malga Peak is in the Rasvand mountain range which is located in the northwest of Shazand city with a length of 13 kilometers and a width of five and a half kilometers in Markazi Province. July 18, 2020. IRNA/ Ali Karimi

  • Eye-catching mountainous nature on suburbs of Orumiyeh

    Eye-catching mountainous nature on suburbs of Orumiyeh

    The growth of spring flowers and the flow of rivers along with snowy landscapes and glaciers on the slopes of Margavar Mountains in Silvaneh district have created beautiful and unique landscapes on suburbs of Orumiyeh County, West Azerbaijan Province, Iran. June 1, 2020. IRNA/Taha AsgharKhani