Iran (Ancient Iran) is bordered by the Caspian Sea, Kharazm desert and Kura River to the north, by the Amu Darya basin, western mountains of Indus valley and the slopes of western mountains of Pamir to the east, by the western slopes of the Zagros Mountains and the Arvand Rud (river) basin to the west and by the Persian Gulf and the Oman Sea to the south.
The two main mountain ranges of Iran are Zagros and Alborz. Zagros mountains extend from northwest to Khuzestan Plain, and Alborz mountains extend from west to east along the Caspian Sea (Mazandaran).
The Iranviva team aims to attract your attention to Alborz mountains, specifically the highest peak of the range, Mount Damavand. But before that it is better to review the history and background of Alborz Mountains and Mount Damavand.
If you’ve just entered into our website, you certainly are eager to visit historical cities and pristine nature of Iran, and surely seek for exciting journeys and adventure vacations.
Main reason to travel to such wonderland might be exploring a four-season country with an ancient history. The mesmerizing deserts, mounts full of calm covered by snow and trees, beautiful forests, breathtaking canyons, exciting caves, historical cities and hospitable Iranian are waiting for visitors and adventures to explore this amazing country.
Visiting beautiful and historical cities such as Isfahan, Shiraz, Yazd, Kerman, Tabriz, Tehran and so on, brings joy to the eye of every tourist. We are here to give you piece of that excitement before traveling to such wonderland. You are welcome to read more articles and watch more videos on Iranviva about Iran and her astonishing beauty.