Chalus is a city in Mazandaran Province in north of Iran. It serves as the county seat for Chalus County.
The bordering counties are Nowshahr to the east, Tonekabon to the west in Mazandaran province and Tehran province to the south. It sits on the Chalus River by the Caspian.
Chalus used to be called "Salus" or "Shalus". It has a long history of rebels and fights with regional rulers or occupying foreign forces. Chalus used to have a big ... read more about Chalus