Looking for a cool place to enjoy the beauty of nature in summer? You may already have read top summer destinations in Iran, part 1, this article introduces the best spot to spend your summertime in Iran. stay with us to know more about these amazing summer destinations in Iran.
Kurdistan, the breath-taking nature
If you are planning to travel to the west of Iran, do not miss Kurdistan in any way. This lush and historic province is located in western Iran, adjacent to the eastern part of Iraq. There are so many places to visit that it is best to stay a few days. Kurdistan has beautiful villages and gardens such as Zhivar village and Zhivar gardens, and Oraman Takht village. The stepped houses of the village have an impressive view for the visitors. Kurdistan is famous for pomegranates, so you should try them. In these villages, you can see men and women and even children in traditional costumes. The Zarivar Lake is excellent for those who love lakes. This lake is considered mysterious because there is no specific source for water. Depth, width, and volume of water are very suitable for water sports such as boating and water skiing. The nature of Kurdistan is like a Painting of God. You can also visit Sanandaj Museum, Vakil Mansion, Mushir Divan Mansion, Hammam Khan.
Lorestan, the art of nature
Lorestan is one of the most beautiful western provinces of Iran. Due to its extraordinary nature, it can be considered the art of Iranian nature. This province has a mountainous climate, which is suitable for summer vacations. Lorestan is known for its many waterfalls, valleys, and overturned tulip fields.
You will sense the music that waterfalls create from the confluence of water and rock at the edge of the cliffs and fascinate every tourist. One of them is called Bisheh waterfall. With a height of about 48 meters, this magnificent waterfall stands out in the heart of a rock in the Zagros Mountains. By climbing, you can reach the water. The Ab-e Sefid waterfall is the other waterfall attraction of Lorestan. It has a unique sight and the healthiest and mineral water in Iran. The Falak-olaflak castle reminds everyone of fairy tale fantasies, a story in which a girl lives in a tall and big castle. In this castle, you can visit its museum, secret paths, and historical architecture. We recommend Helt Strait to photographers first of all. There are no plants in the Helt Strait. Everything you see here is a magnificent coexistence of rock and water. By visiting Lorestan, you will discover more waterfalls, lakes, and natural attractions. You can also visit the bazaar, restaurants, and modern centers.
Koohrang, the white paradise
Koohrang is located in Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari province. Spring and summer are the best times to visit this area because the weather conditions are very suitable and pleasant. This region has been named White Paradise because it has 10% of Iran’s waters. Koohrang is a perfect place for tourists who love flowers and plants. Many tourists travel there to visit the anemone plains that grow in May. It should be noted that you are not allowed to pick these flowers.
Also, you can visit springs and waterfalls like Sheikh Ali Khan Waterfall, Koohrang spring, and Dimeh spring. It is good to know that besides being among the best summer destinations, Dimeh spring has healing properties such as preventing tooth decay and treating kidney stones. Due to the cold climate, it has a ski slope named Chelgard. It is an 800-meter-long ski slope that has two separate areas for men and women and owns a lifting system. If you want to stay for a while, you can visit the 3-star Hotel of Koohrang, or you can set up tents and spend your nights in this area.