Zagros Mountains attractions

Palace in Shahr-e Kord & Chaleshtar

Chaleshtar Castle

This magnificent little museum, housed in the residence of a former khan, comes as something of a surprise given its location in the sleepy village of Chaleshtar, near Shahr-e Kord. The khan who lived here provided …
Glacier in Chelgerd

Zardkuh Glaciers

South of Chelgerd, the Zardkuh Glaciers, at an altitude of 4050m, are beginning to appear on the occasional tour itinerary, although facilities at present are not in place to do more than admire from a safe distance…
Museum in Shahr-e Kord & Chaleshtar

Shahr-e Kord Museum

With modest exhibits, this museum is worth visiting primarily for the building in which the displays are housed. Occupying an old hammam, the restoration of this old architectural gem has done full justice to the or…