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
Kan-e-Gonbad Graveyard – Ilam
This graveyard is located 30 kilometers southeast of Ilam on the outskirts of Shah Nakhjir Mountain one of the extensions of Kabir Kooh. Archaeological studies indicate that the discovered vestiges belong to 2500-2600 BC. and 4600-4500 BC.
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.
Konatarikeh Cave – Ilam
This magnificent cave is located 35 kilometers from Ilam in Sivan heights on the road to Dareh Shahr. There are hundreds of columns, several vestibules, halls, wells and a wonderful aggregate of stalactites and stalagmites. It is very cold inside ...
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.
Sheshdar Forest Recreation Places – Ilam
This promenade, as one of the most famous recreational areas of the province, is 5 kilometers from Ilam close to the Qalaqiran Mountain. Due to its being close to Ilam it annually receives many tourists specially in spring and autumn. Springs and ...
Sarataf Waterfalls – Ilam
Located in Ilam township, the Sartaff waterfall is one of the public promenades with a verdant environment.
Konjan Cham River – Ilam
Konjan Cham River originates from the outskirts of surrounding heights and after joining with other streams enters to Mehran through a narrow valley and finally flows to Iraq. It is 90 kilometers long in Iran.
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 ...