Most Beautiful valleys and canyons in Iran as Attractions

shamkhal valley as attraction in mashhad of khorasan

Shamkhal Valley has unique nature with long walls and low width. The valley is about 18 kilometers long and has an estimated wall height of up to 200 meters. The valley has a gentle slope Which at its entrance a village of the same name is located in a dense residential district.

kool khersoon valley and canyon as attraction in dezful of khuzestan

The kool khersoon(khersan) valley or Dezful's Ghost Valley a natural tourist attraction in khuzestan is more than 200 meters deep and its walls are covered with Siavoshan herbs and waterfalls and beautifully watered canyons. The entrance to kool khersoon(khersan) is covered with trees (Cedar) and palm trees, and the massive gravestones and grapevine trees and wildlife figs have made kool khersoon(khersan) look like strange valleys of movies.

Kal Jeni valley and canyon as attraction in tabas of khorasan

Kal Jeni is a very old valley, known to the natives as the Jinns Valley, located in the city of Tabas. Valleys and erosions of Tabas are Awesome and Hallucinatory. This valley is located 35 kilometers north of Tabas town and around the village of Ezmeyghan. The tunnels and holes in the walls of Kal Jeni valley date back to the Sasanian period. In the local language, the word KAL means valley.

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Silence Valley as Tourist Attraction in Hormuz

To get to the natural areas of the silent valley in Hormuz as natural attraction of island, you have to walk a few hundred yards to enjoy the salt landscape in this valley, reach the rocky wall at the end of this path and enjoy its unique beauty. Be amazed Specific silence in this valley.

Hormoz Silence valley

Hormoz Silence Valley

Shirz Canyon Lorestan

Iran's Grand Canyon

Shirz Canyon, Grand canyons of iran as Tourist Attraction

The shirz canyon as natural attraction of Lorestan is enclosed with rocks and walls with a height of 150 to 200 meters and is known as the "Grand Canyon" of Iran. The natural form of the rocks and stairs of this strait has been in existence for thousands of years. The sedimentary rocks here have become interesting and unique in dealing with rainwater, wind and snow.

Rageh Canyon as Tourist Attraction in Kerman

Geopark of Rageh canyon which is a natural attraction of Kerman, is formed due to the phenomenon of erosion in the plain of Rafsanjan with a depth of 70 meters, and the presence of numerous springs in the depth of the earth is one of the most ancient and most beautiful desert areas in the country. The 20-kilometer walk along the canyon, walking side by side, provides viewing of the effects of erosion of the soil. The cone and pillars, erosion pillars and columns, arches, and blades and striped walls with their height reaching 70 meters in some places are among the special sections of the area.

Rageh Canyon in Rafsanjan of Kerman

Rageh Canyon

Valleys and Canyons of Iran

Valleys and Canyons of Iran. Iran is a vast country with four seasons and, in terms of nature, is one of the most comprehensive natural geographic structures in the world. The valleys of Iran are very diverse and exciting and spectacular due to climate variation. The valleys of Iran are considered as one of the main tourist destinations for being unknown to the tourists.

If we want to categorize the iran valleys and canyons as a whole, then we can be divided into three main categories:

  • Mountain valleys and canyons of Iran

    • Mountain valleys, which are mostly located around the Great Zagros mountain range, are located in the western part of Iran, and the water erosion factor has played a significant role in the formation of these valleys. In such places as the  Shirez canyon, the kool Khersan Valley, Raghez valley is this types.
  • Desert valleys and Canyons of Iran

    • The desert valleys located in the center, east and south of Iran, and the wind erosion factor, have played a greater role in the creation of these valleys. The valleys like the stars valley, the Rage valley and the Kal Jenny in Tabas are of this style.
  • Forest valleys of Iran

    • The forest valleys in northern Iran are among the Alborz mountains. The structure and nature of the Alborz mountain range have been the main cause of the forest valleys of northern Iran. Like Darvishan valley in Mazandaran.

Apart from the special valleys in Iran, the geographic and earthy conditions of Iran in some regions have created unique mountains or hills. Like the Aladaglar Rainbow Mountains in Zanjan Or the Martian Mountains in Chabahar with a very fantastic and special appearance.