Lorestan; Waterfall Land of Iran
Nature takes on different shapes in all over the world and sometimes it is created in such a way that it dazzles every glance and throws the temptation to travel.
Lorestan province locates in west of IranÂ which is known as Waterfall Land of Iran. Khorramabad is its capital located in the midst ofÂ Zagros River.
Khazineh Valley is one of the wonders of not only Lorestan Province but Iran’ nature which has been caused by years of erosion. This valley hosts a suspended bridge called the tallest suspended bridge in Iran. This valley has many similarities to the American Grand Canyons.
Falak ol Aflak Castle
Falak ol Aflak CastleÂ is one of the most wonderful ancient monuments in Lorestan Province. This castle with its fantastic spectacular locates in an area of ââ5300 square meters above the hill in Khorramabad.Â Its name which dates back to the Sassanid era, was Shapur fortress and has 8 circular towers and strong solid walls.
One of the best attractions of Lorestan province is the Gahar lake, which is located 35 kilometers south-east of Dorood city and is in Oshtorankh mountains. There are two small lakes. For many travelers who seek a pristine nature in silence and tranquility, they travel to watch the lake for a year.
Bisheh Waterfall is a natural waterfall of Lorestan with a height of 48 meters which is located in the highlands of the Zagros Mountains. This waterfall is registered inÂ Iran National Heritage Site in 2008 as the eighth national monument.
Snow Tunnel is an unique wonder of Lorestan Attractions is the result of the accumulation of thousands of snow in many years in Oshtorankuh Mount; a beautiful valley in the Kamandan village which is formed every year due to the collapse of avalanches in that mass of snow, and after the flow of melting snow in the spring, there is a very beautiful tunnel.
Chogha Tappe or Chogha hill isÂ one of the attractions inÂ Lorestan province which is also known as Borujerd’ Roof.Â The recreational facilities on this hill have made anyone travel to Lorestan and visit this place. This hill is well seen from the entrance to the city of Boroujerd.
The Hour or Saat Spring within the cave is an other wonderful attraction in Lorestan which is flowing and cutting hour by hour. So, after one hour of water interruption, the water flows slowly through the spring and the spring reaches the peak, then the discharge rate is reduced and once again completely cut off.
Dicover lorestan Attractions by Iran Destination
Lorestan attractionsÂ include both historical and natural attractions which cause this city to be popular among culture tours, Eco-tours and also adventurous tours.