khorramabad province

  • Falak-ol-Aflak: More than just a castle

    Falak-ol-Aflak: More than just a castle

    TEHRAN, Feb. 18 (MNA) – Falak-ol-Aflak Castle is a historical castle located on a stony hillock in the midst of the city of Khorramabad. It is one of the world's architectural masterpieces which has always hosted domestic and foreign tourists every year.

  • Persian leopard spotted in western Iran

    Persian leopard spotted in western Iran

    TEHRAN, Nov. 18 (MNA) – A Persian leopard has been spotted in the mountainous habitats of Khorram Abad, western Lorestan province, chief of the provincial department of environment said.

  • Makhmal Kūh (Velvet Mountain) in Lorestan

    Makhmal Kūh (Velvet Mountain) in Lorestan

    LORESTAN, Nov. 07 (MNA) – Makhmal Kuh, literary meaning velvet mountain, is an eye-catching and popular mount that dominates Khorramabad, the capital of Lorestan province, western Iran. This beautiful area is located to the north of Khorramabad, in the valley of Makhmal Kuh. It is so called due to abundance of small stones and flowers in the way to the same.