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Gilan has always been one of the best destinations for tourism in north of Iran, and with its pristine nature and pleasant weather has always been the host of many local and international travelers. Masal is one of the most famous and beautiful places in the province of Giilan.With a lot of natural attractions and unique weather conditions, this area attracts many travelers in the spring and summer. One of the most famous venues in the area is the Olasbelangah or Ulsabankha village that is located 25 km south of Masal and at an altitude of 1800 meters above sea level.This wilderness, you will have the experience of walking on the clouds, which is like a dream that has come true in all of the visitors. Spending the night in the wooden houses of this area is a memorable experience that even the thought of being in this area refreshes the soul.
Deylaman, the most beautiful outskirts of the East of Gilan, is one of the most spectacular and most beautiful corners of the green lands of the north of Iran. The area is known for its cool, mountainous climate, abundant springs, lush landscapes as well as lush peaks. Deylaman that is located at 2200 meters above the sea level is in the city of Syahkal in Gilan province. Deylaman is a small city that hosts many tourists in the different months of the year, and especially during the summer. Even in the summer, the weather is cool and sometimes it is necessary to use warm clothes to sleep at night. Deylaman has a beautiful, lush mountain called “Darfak”. This mountain has created a beautiful view of the area. Watching this white peak between the forest greenery is very exciting.Except for the green hills, the sense of freedom and liberation in this fantastic nature, waterfalls, rivers and the pristine forests, Deylaman has other historic attractions such as the Mirboluk bath, the historic castle of the Garmaro village, and other wonderful landmarks that make the trip to this delightful area more enjoyable for its travelers.
Damash is a land that is located on the height of Gilan in north of Iran, somewhere near the sky, on a magnificent mountain. It’s worth seeing this dreamland by passing through the muddy routes and reach this gorgeous paradise.
The climate of the village of Damash is moderate and cool in the spring and summer, and it is very cold in the fall and winter, which is why the area is one of the great destinations for summer travelers.
The Aynalo Protected Area is one of the best tourist destinations in the north of Iran. This village is located 45 kilometers from the city of Kalibur and 15 kilometers from Ashghulo village at an altitude of 1500 meters above sea level. There are some protected and rare plant and animal species in this area.
With its cool and pleasant air, the lush and green trees of this area have made it a good option for a summer trip. Due to its mountainous location with thick fogs, this land become one of the most attractive places in the area.
This area is a great place for adventure enthusiasts and those who are interested in camping. They can enjoy a pleasant holiday in the summer.
Heyran, the point of contact and communication of Gilan province to Ardabil is one of the most beautiful regions of Iran’s nature and is one of the most beautiful roads in the north of Iran. Due to the difference in elevation from Gilan to Ardabil and the mountainous paths, the beauty of the nature of this area has no counterparts. Heyran is a beautiful village in the city of Astara. This place is located in the province of Gilan, 30 km away from Astara. When the fog of this village appears on this path, it creates an inexpressible excitement for anyone.In recent years, this area has attracted many summer tourists due to its excellent and pleasant air. The most important part of this area is the Heyran Telecabin, which has caused the development and increase of tourism industry in the province and the border city of Astara, and thus, the enthusiasts can discover more of this beauty.It is also a spectacular gazebo, with its many stops and restaurants, with many local and international cuisines, which tourists can take in memories and photographs in specific parts of this beautiful place.
This attractive city is surrounded by rice paddies and gentle mountains blanketed with tea plantations. It is known for its tea leaves and its Kolucheh (pastry).
Langerud: A township east of Lahijan built on the slopes of the Alborz mountains and irrigated by the Langerud river. The river flows into the Caspian Sea 8 km from Langerud at the site of the popular beach resort of Chamkhaleh.
Masuleh is the traditional and unspoiled mountain villages in the Caspian province of Gilan. It’s a cool 1050m (3444ft) above sea level and, formed by several irregular levels of terraced cream houses, appears to have grown out of its surroundings. So steep is the slope that there isn’t even a network of alleys, instead, the flat roofs of many houses form a pathway for the level above.
There are a few facilities there, just one hotel and a restaurant, although you may be able to get a room in a local home, but Masule’s inspired setting makes it worth the
Capital of the Gilan province, Rasht is a major city in the Caspian Sea region. It is a distribution center of agricultural products from fertile lands in the north of the country, and a main transportation hub between the Caucasus, Russia and Iran; thus, a major trading center. a lively and active life style is apparent in the trade activities all over the city in the daytime, and in the busy restaurants, movie theatres, and crowded streets in the city center at night. Rasht is known for its unique cuisine, particularly its seafood and its traditional rustic life style. This can be best observed during the day in its open air bazaar, with its many small food stores and vendors from surrounding villages offering fresh produce, eggs, live chickens and ducks, olives, fish… and shoppers busy bargaining in the packed alleys in the bazaar and adjacent streets.