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Natural Attractions


Other Caves, North Khorassan

Thursday, 03 January 2008 05:04 administrator
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 Other important caves of the province are: Kanegandom cave 50 k.m west of Bojnoord, Ganjkooh cave in Jondi Village, Seyed Sadegh and Bodag caves in Bojnoord and….
 

Soleiman Cave, Shirvan

Thursday, 03 January 2008 05:04 administrator
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 The cave is situated west of Shirvan near the village of Qishlaq Kaveh and rests in the middle of the Paykan Mountains. The said cave has a vast inlet or entrance, with a stony ceiling, 25 m. in length and 6 m. in breadth. The main passage of this cave comes to an end after about 50 m. where it seems that the ceiling touches the floor. It is a dry cave, with no stalactite or stalagmites.
 

Poostindooz Cave, Shirvan

Thursday, 03 January 2008 05:03 administrator
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 This cave lies 6 km. northeast of Lojali Village on the skirts of the Imam Hezar Mountains . The opening of this cave is dome-shaped, and the cave measures 3 m. in height and 4 m. in width. Visitors are compelled to visit this cave along with a guide because of its unusual features in structure. The length of the cave is 120 m. and a round visit takes 2 hours.
 

Other Protected Area, North Khorassan

Thursday, 03 January 2008 05:02 administrator
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 Other protected areas that can be named are :  Nothern Esfarayen and Salooq ( Bojnurd ). 
 

Sary Gol Protected Zone, Esfarayen

Thursday, 03 January 2008 05:02 administrator
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 This is located northeast of Esfarayen and covers an area of 28,000 hectares. Trees such as araxes, korku and the wild willow can be seen here besides a number of other species. Wildlife also plays an important part in this vicinity.
 


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