Information about Iran: Iran, also called Persia, and officially the Islamic Republic of Iran, is a country in Western Asia. It is bordered to the northwest by Armenia and Azerbaijan, to the north by the Caspian Sea, to the northeast by Turkmenistan, to the east by Afghanistan, to the southeast by Pakistan, to the south by the Persian Gulf and the Gulf of Oman, and to the west by Turkey and Iraq. Its central location in Eurasia and proximity to the Strait of Hormuz give it significant geostrategic importance. Tehran is the capital and largest city, as well as the leading economic and cultural hub; it is also the most populous city in Western Asia, with more than 8.8 million residents, and up to 15 million including the metropolitan area. With 83 million inhabitants, Iran is the world's 17th most populous country. Spanning 1,648,195 km2 (636,372 sq mi), it is the second largest country in the Middle East and the 17th largest in the world. Read More...

Games and Nature

Game and Nature 

Colorful Mountains, locally known as Ala Daghlar, are located 25 km to the northeast of Tabriz in northwestern Iran.

Jamshidieh Park (or Jamshidieh Stone Garden), is a park located in the neighbourhood of Niavaran at the base of Kolakchal mountain

Laleh Park, is a large recreation area of the Iranian capital Tehran. It is well-kept and has beautiful green areas adjacent to Keshavarz Boulevard.

Golestan National Park is one of Iran’s largest, oldest and finest national parks accommodating many species of plants and animals.

El Gölü also known as Shah Gölü is the name of a large park in Tabriz, Iran. It has a square artificial lake surrounded by side walk in four sides.

Dar-e- Annjir with approximately 175,300 ha, it has been designated a Wildlife Refuge since 2002. Located in Yazd Province, it is a mountainous, hilly and steppe region with salt lands. An estimated 3 to 5 cheetahs inhabit the area. The altitude ranges from 850 to 2,200m, with a mean annual temperature of 15.5°C and mean annual precipitation of 75mm, resulting in a temperate, extra-arid climate

Kavir National Park is a protected ecological zone in northern Iran. It has an area of 4,000 square kilometers. The park is located 120 kilometers south of Tehran and 100 kilometers east of Qom, and it sits on the western end of one of Iran’s two major deserts, the Dasht-e Kavir (Great Salt Desert). Siahkuh (Black Mountain), a large, semi-circular rock outcropping sits in roughly the park’s center.

Golestan National Park is a National Park in Iran. It is situated in Golestan Province between the eastern parts of the Albosz Mountains and the western fringes of the khorasan-Kopet Dag. It comprises 91,890 ha. Golestan National Park reaches from 1000 to 1400 m above sea level and has a variety of habitats, like temperate broad leaf forests, graslands, shrubs and rocky areas.

Sisangan National Park is a natural forest and the plains of northern Iran, the composition and diversity of forest tree species has its charm. Oak trees in the forest park of over two meters in diameter and Shamshad and maple species can be seen in the area.

The Tehran Zoological Garden, also known as Eram Zoo, is located 4 kilometer on the Tehran – Karaj Expressway in the Eram amusement Park. This zoo covers an area of 5 hectares and was inaugurated in 1992, housing over more than 290 species.

National Botanical Garden of Iran is a Botanical Garden in Tehran, Iran. Its area is about 150 hectares and is planned to be the main center for horticulture and plant taxonomy in Iran.

Khar Turan National Park is a National Park in Iran. It is situated in Semnan province, southeast of Shahrud. With a size of 1.4 million ha it is the second largest reserve in Iran. Kahr Turan is home to one of the largest populations of the critically endangered Asiatic cheetah. There are about 12-15 of these charismatic cats in the National Park area. Occasional reports of females with cubs indicate a breeding and perhaps growing population. In addition, Khar Turan has the largest population of Persian onager and two species of gazelles, the goitered gazelle and the Indian gazelle, both in good numbers.

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