Ardebil Province



  • Kafashian 2018-01-03 13:54

    Ardabil ready to host Asian futsal championships

    TEHRAN, Jan. 03 (MNA) – Deputy Head of the Iranian Football Federation Ali Kafashian said, upon agreement of the Asian Football Confederation, Ardabil city can play host to AFC Futsal Championship.

  • طبیعت پاییزی گردنه حیران آستارا 2017-12-11 08:50

    By: Mehdi Hosseinnejadi

    Beautiful autumn nature of Heyran

    ASTARA, Dec. 11 (MNA) – Heyran mountain pass is one of the most famous tourist sites in the Astara area, Gilan province, because of its beautiful and accessible scenery.

  • اردبیل 2017-12-06 09:59

    By: Mina Ahmadi

    Ardebil tourist attractions

    TEHRAN, Dec. 06 (MNA) – Ardabil province is situated in a mountainous region whose altitude averages 3,000 meters above sea level. It is very cold in winter and mild in summer. The city of Ardabil is usually recorded as one of the coldest cities of the country in winter.

  • زمین لرزه 2017-11-16 00:55

    Magnitude-5.4 earthquake hits Iran's Ardabil province

    ARDABIL, Nov. 16 (MNA) – An earthquake of magnitude 5.4 centered in the city of Barda, Azerbaijan Republic, jolted the border areas of Ardabil province.

  • تجمع بزرگ عزاداران تاسوعای حسینی در اردبیل 2017-10-01 10:39

    By: Mohammad Dashti

    Gathering of Muharram mourners in Ardebil

    ARDEBIL, Oct. 01 (MNA) – People of Ardebil marked Tasu’a, the eve of the martyrdom of Imam Hussein (PBUH), by holding mourning rituals on Saturday. Tasu’a is known as the Day of Loyalty and Resistance, which is devoted to Abbas ibn Ali, Imam Hossein’s half-brother, in deference to his sacrifices in the Battle of Karbala.

  • دیدار تیم های والیبال ایران و قزاقستان 2017-08-14 13:45

    By: Mohammad Dashti

    Iran vs Kazakhstan at FIVB qualification competitions

    ARDEBIL, Aug. 14 (MNA) – The Iranian volleyball squad defeated Kazakhstan 3-0 in a Pool A match of 2018 FIVB Volleyball Men's World Championship qualifier competitions at Hossein Rezazadeh Hall in the northwestern Iranian city of Ardebil. With this victory, Iran was qualified for the 2018 World Championship.

  • دیدار تیم های والیبال ایران وچین 2017-08-13 15:23

    By: Mohammad Dashti

    Iran sinks China at FIVB qualifier competitions

    ARDEBIL, Aug. 13 (MNA) – The Iranian volleyball squad blanked China 3-0 in their 2nd Pool A match of 2018 FIVB Volleyball Men's World Championship qualifier competitions at Hossein Rezazadeh Hall in the northwestern Iranian city of Ardebil.

  • دشت گل های بابونه در اردبیل 2017-06-20 17:53

    By: Mohammad Dashti

    Chamomile plain in Ardebil

    ARDEBIL, Jun. 20 (MNA) – Chamomile is a well-known medicinal plant species from the Asteraceae family often referred to as the "star among medicinal species". Ardebil province enjoys a beautiful nature full of plains of Chamomile flowers.

  • جنگل فندقلو 2017-06-13 23:06

    By: Aydin Bakhtiari

    Fandoqlu Forest

    NAMIN, Jun. 13 (MNA) – Fandoqlu Forest has attracted many tourists with its amazing nature where the trees of hazel, wild apple, green tomato, medlar, quince, raspberries and strawberries cover all the parts of the forest.

  • سلیم موذن زاده اردبیلی 2016-11-22 11:23

    Iconic eulogizer Salim Moazzenzadeh dies at 80

    TEHRAN, Nov. 22 (MNA) – Iranian prominent eulogizer Salim Moazzenzadeh Ardabili, best known for his sincere heart-rending panegyrics in mourning ceremonies for Imam Hossein (AS), passed away at 80 on Tuesday.

  • طبیعت استان اردبیل‎ 2016-08-18 09:29

    By: Aydin Bakhtiari

    Ardebil's beautiful natural landscapes

    ARDEBIL, Aug. 18 (MNA) – Sabalan is an inactive stratovolcano in Ardebil province of northwestern Iran and offers many attractions throughout the year. On the slopes of the mountain the mineral water from springs attracts large numbers of tourists each year, many of whom have faith in healing properties attributed to the springs.

  • زنان در طبیعت 2016-08-13 22:35

    By: Layla Ghodratollahi Fard

    Shahsevan nomad women

    ARDEBIL, Aug. 13 (MNA) – Hectic women of Shahsevan nomadic tribes play key role in the economic life of their community, usually hosted by Sabalan outskirts during spring and summer.

  • karate 2016-08-12 17:14

    Ardebil hosts intl. karate event

    TEHRAN, Aug. 12 (MNA) – The second karate competitions of Asia (SKI) started in Ardebil on Thursday with attendance of 23 teams from Iran as well as six foreign teams.

  • زندگی مردم عشایر شاهسون 2016-08-06 22:21

    Shahsavan nomadic lifestyle

    TABRIZ, Aug. 06 (MNA) – Tribal regions of Iran’s northwest provide excellent opportunities for anthropological studies, since the regions host Shahsavan nomadic people still wandering the provinces in search of fodder for their livestock.

  • بزرگترین پل معلق خاورمیانه 2016-08-03 19:48

    By: Amir Ali Razzaghi

    Tallest suspension bridge in ME

    MESHKIN SHAHR, Aug. 03 (MNA) – The tallest suspension bridge in the Middle East is located in Meshkin Shar, Ardebil province. It is 325 meters long and two meters wide. The bridge was built in Khiav Tourism Zone at a cost of 400 billion rials.

  • پرورش شتر در روستای یوسف خان کندی 2016-08-01 09:53

    By: Mohammad Reza Ghasemian

    Breeding camels in Iran

    LAHRUD, Aug. 01 (MNA) – Yusef Khan Kandy is a village in Lahrud of Ardebil province. Enjoying meadows and vast plains, the place is fertile for breeding camels in the region.

  • فستیوال پرتغال 2016-06-08 17:27

    Bridge to take part in Portuguese filmfest.

    TEHRAN, Jun. 08 (MNA) – Iranian director Reza Jamali’s short movie ‘Bridge’ will go on screen at Arroios Film Festival in Portugal.

  • جشنواره فیلم کوتاه «کاپالبیو» 2016-05-29 15:13

    ‘A Moment’ to participate in Italian film festival

    TEHRAN, May 29 (MNA) – Naghi Nemati’s ‘A Moment’ will compete in the 23rd Calpalbio Cinema International, an Italian festival of short film.

  • لاک‌پشت مهمیز دار 2016-04-06 11:32

    Spur-thighed tortoise spotted in Agh Dagh region

    KHALKHAL, Apr. 06 (MNA) – Environmental Protection Unit of the Iranian police spotted a valuable species of spur- thighed tortoise in Agh Dagh region, in Khalkhal, Ardabil Province.

  • بارش برف و برودت هوا در اردبیل 2016-04-04 16:18

    By: Taher Hazrati

    Ardebil under heavy snow

    TEHRAN, Apr. 04 (MNA) – Ardebil is covered with snow during the very cold days of spring.

  • پل معلق مشگین شهر 2016-03-27 20:37

    Meshgin Shahr, a horn of plenty for tourism

    MESHGIN SHAHR, Mar. 27 (MNA) – A host of natural beauties and attractions have bestowed upon the city an aura of history as well as making the city a magnet of many lovers of nature.

  • طبیعت زمستان اردبیل 2016-02-20 13:48

    By: Aydin Sadeghi Moghaddam

    Beautiful nature of Ardebil in winter

    ARDEBIL, Feb. 20 (MNA) – Ardebil in North-eastern part of Iran, enjoys a beautiful and cold nature in winter.

  • طبیعت زمستان دامنه های قله سبلان 2016-02-06 09:21

    By: Aydin Sadeghi Moghaddam

    Mount Sabalan in winter

    MESHKIN SHAHR, Feb. 06 (MNA) – Located in the extreme north west of Iran in Meshkin shar, Ardabil province, Sabalan is Iran's third highest peak after Damavand and Alam-Kuh.

  • آبشار یخ زده سردابه 2016-01-10 10:43

    By: Aydin Sadeghi Moghaddam

    Frozen Sardabeh waterfall

    ARDEBIL, Jan. 10 (MNA) – Located 24 km from Ardebil in eastern slope of Sabalan mountain, Sardabeh waterfall has near 15 meters height with strong smell of sulfur and is frozen due to the very low temperature in winter. The place is Ardebil's one of tourist attraction places.

  •  کوه بزقوش  2015-12-19 15:46

    By: Aydin Sadeghi

    Bozgush Mountain

    KHALKHAL, Dec. 19 (MNA) – Bozgush Mountain located between East Azerbaijan and Ardebil provinces in Iran, enjoys plenty of natural beauties including waterfalls, forest and gardens with fabulous climate pleasing climbers.

  • بارش برف در اردبیل 2015-12-07 09:25

    By: Taher Hazrati

    Snowfall in Ardebil

    ARDEBIL, Dec. 07 (MNA) – Autumn snow blanketed Ardabil in Northwestern part of Iran.

  • همایش ترویج زبان فارسی 2015-08-26 14:51

    10th Intl. gathering on Persian language promotion opens

    TEHRAN, Aug. 26 (MNA) – The 10th International Conference on the Promotion of Persian Language and Literature began today.

  • دیدار وزیر خارجه انگلیس با رییس جمهور 2015-08-26 14:42

    Persian ‘language of wisdom, dialog, moderation’: Rouhani

    ARDABIL, Aug. 26 (MNA) –Iranian President praised Persian language as the language of wisdom, kindness, dialog and peace on the occasion of the 10th Intl. Conference on Promotion of Persian Language and Literature.