Lorestan Province

Lorestan Province

About Lorestan Province

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Lorestan province is located on Bakhtaran region of Iran and is one of the western provinces. Neighbors of this province are Marakazi and Hamedan provinces from north, Khuzestan province from south, Isfahan province from east and Kermanshah and Ilam provinces from west. It is the thirteenth province of Iran by population and is considered as one of the populated provinces of Iran. Its provincial capital is Khorramabad and Borujerd is its second largest city. Lorestan province has a diverse climate. When in winter the weather of the northern parts of the province is snowy and cold with blizzards, the southern part enjoys a pleasant and rainy weather. Climatic studies demonstrate that Khorramabad has mild winters and hot summers. Borujerd has cold winters and mild summers. Aligudarz has also very cold winters and mild summers. ....Read More...


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Falak-ol-Aflak Castle

قلعه‌ فَلَک‌الافلاک یا دژٍ شاپورخواست


Falak-ol-Aflak Castle (Dež-e Shāpūr-Khwāst) is a wonderful over 1800 years old castle with 12 towers and 22.5 meters high walls situated on the top of a large hill with the same name in the center of Khorramabad, the regional capital of Lorestan province, Iran.

Falak-ol-Aflak castle is amongst the most important structures built during the Sassanid era. ....Read More...


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Koohdasht Mir Melas Cave

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This cave is located in Mir Melas valley of Sarsorkhan Mountain, 30 Kilometers from Koohdasht City in Lorestan Province. This Cave cluttered over time and is currently only a canopy. There are paintings at the northern and southern sides of the walls that mostly show scenes of hunting of humans and animals. In addition, ....Read More...


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