This long and large river, which is called Karkheh in the lower part, flows through the eastern margin of the province.
Its main streams are Gamasiab, Qara Sou, Chenareh, Kashkan and another stream that originates from Kamyaran and Mahidash heights.
About Dareh Shahr
Darreh Shahr is situated at the transition zone between Kabir Kuh foothills and Seymareh River and alongside Darreh Shahr River which flows from Sarab-e Darreh Shahr to Seymareh river through the town. The town lies within the foothills of eastern side of Kabir Kuh. Darreh Shahr experiences cold winters and hot summers.In ancient times, Elamites governed the Lorestan mountains and constructed several strong buildings. Darreh Shahr was the ...read more about Dareh Shahr
Dareh Shahr Attractions
Dareh Shahr Fire Temple – Dareh Shahr
There is a fire-temple in the city of Dareh Shahr which is a four-arched building which is locally called Taaq.Originally the building was constructed by rubble stone and gypsum, and has recently been repaired.
Gavmishan Bridge of Ilam – Dareh Shahr
Gavmishan bridge relates to the Sassanid dynasty and is located in the north east of Dareh Shahr town (Elam province), on the Simreh River.This relic was registered on February 22nd, 1999 with the registration number 2222 as one of the national ...
Sheikh Makan Fort – Dareh Shahr
Located 6 kilometers southeast of Dareh Shahr, the ruins of this fort can be seen in the entrance of the village with the same name with 150 years of antiquity. Construction materials indicate that it belongs to the Qajar period. The walls of the ...
Gavmishan Bridge – Dareh Shahr
This Sassanide bridge has been constructed in the confluence of the Seimareh and Kashkan Rivers. Although it has been repaired several times during the past, it is almost in a ruined state now.
Jaber Mausoleum – Dareh Shahr
The same resembles the Shrine of Daniel the Prophet in Susa with a northern entrance. It is 15 m. long and 9 m. wide with 8 pillars. There is an Adytum in its southern wall which is 180 cm. high. At the lower part there is an inscription with ...
Majeen (Seimareh) Ancient City – Dareh Shahr
This ancient city is located in the Majeen Gorge and some vestiges of walls of the old city, buildings of the old city, palaces, and bazaars have been remained. Evidences such as appearance of buildings, materials used and scattered earthenware ...
Razianeh Canyon – Dareh Shahr
Razianeh canyon in Elam province is one of the Geotourism districts of the province and has a spectacular nature. This natural relic is registered in the registration list of Iran’s natural relics. This is a narrow and unfathomable canyon which is ...
Kafari Badreh Canyon – Dareh Shahr
Tang Kafari is located in the 55 kilometer distance of Elam/Dareh Shahr route and in the 15 kilometer distance of Badreh town. Tang Kafari is located in the geographical location of N332228–E465957 in Elam province.Vast oak forests and ...