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.
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
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.
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 ...
Ilam Dam Lake – Ilam
Ilam Dam Lake is located 20 kilometers east of Ilam on the secondary way of Ilam Road in Darreh Shahr. This dam has been recently constructed and utilized in order to supply Ilam's potable water.There are no amenities for the visitors. Yet, due ...
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 ...
Valli Castle – Ilam
The Vali Castle of Ilam is one of the important monuments of Qajar period in Ilam City, which was built by Qolamreza Khan Vali on a hill named چغا میرگ in 1908 AD (1326 AH). This monument consists of several parts such as Harem, alcove , ...
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 ...
Choqasabz Forest Park – Ilam
This beautiful and charming forest park is one of the main recreational areas of the people. Its area is 4,000 ha. and there are different species of trees and rare birds like bittern.
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 ...