Ilam is a city in and the capital of Ilam Province, Iran and the third biggest kurdish city in Iran.The Kabir Kuh mountain range lies east of the city. From the west it borders Iraq. The city is populated by Kurds and its primary language is Kurdish.Like many other regions of Iran the architecture in Ilam includes traditional and contemporary periods.The Governor Castle, Falahaty Mansion and The Mirgholam Castle are examples of some ...read more about Ilam
Sarataf Waterfalls – Ilam
Located in Ilam township, the Sartaff waterfall is one of the public promenades with a verdant environment.
Tang-e-Dalav Forest Receation Sites – Ilam
This park is at a distance of 25 kilometers from Ilam on the way to Islam Abad with a natural environment. It is very vast and close to the game fields of the region and is mostly used by the people in spring and summer.
Talkhab River – Ilam
It originates from springs of surrounding highlands and finally flows to Iraq 61 kilometers from Ilam. The length of this river in Iran is 43 kilometers.
Galam Zard Va Gereh Chaka Recreation Site – Ilam
This winter promenade enjoys a suitable climate and receives many tourists during December and April. It is located 60 kilometers from Ilam in the vicinity of Dashtelag a beautiful plain.
Qolarang Mountain – Ilam
Located 11 kilometers north of Ilam, this mountain is 2,473 meters high. the Abaftab and Abzanguan Rivers originate from it. It joins the Manasht Kooh in the west and the Chamangir Kooh in the southeast and is a part of the Kabir Mountain Range.
Assyrian (Gol Gol) Inscription – Ilam
This inscription is carved on the wall of a mountain in Gol Gol Village 25 kilometers from Ilam. It is 3000 years old and on the inscription there is an engrave of an Assyrian soldier with a helmet, holding an arrow, whit a moon and a star above his ...
Handicrafts and Souvenirs – Ilam
The Ilam province is a tribal region and its handicrafts specially embossed Kilim is famous nationally.The most important handicrafts of the province are: wickerwork, coarse carpet, silk products, rug, felt carpet, wooden products and so ...
Chenar Graveyard – Ilam
Located in the Chenarbash region of Ilam, this historical graveyard belongs to the 1st millennium BC. Some graves have been discovered there, where the dead were buried in small and large earthenware jars with their belongings according to their ...