Gilan or Guilan is a beautiful region of Iran alongside the coast of the Caspian Sea. Cultural and historical richness of Gilan along with a large diversity of local lifestyle let this province to be a candidate for Ecotourism.
Rasht (the capital city of Gilan Province) is the largest city on Iran’s Caspian Sea coast with Mediterranean climate that its history goes back to the 13th century. Rasht is known as the city of silver rain, the city of clay roofs or the city of various foods.
Sights in Rasht Rasht Bazaar
Rasht Municipality Square Rasht Museum
Gilan Rural Heritage Museum Saqalaksar Lake
Tomb of Mirza Kuchak Khan Jangali Seﬁd Rood River
Lat (Shah Abbasi) Caravansary Lakan Salty Spring
Mohtasham Garden (City Park) Eynak Wetland
Lat (Shah Abbasi) CaravansarLakan Salty Spring Mohtasham Garden (City Park) Eynak Wetland
Most certainly Anzali is one of those Must-see places in the world which is worthwhile to visit it at least once in a lifetime. This port is also among the most equipped and modern ports in the southern margins of Caspian.
Tax free shopping centers
Anzali Forest Park
Fantastic aquarium Caspian coastline
Astara is an other coastal city located in north of Iran in Gilan. Astara is a mountainous city which has signiﬁcance in terms of ecotourism and diversity of natural panorama.
Pir Qotb al-Din Tomb Astara Grand Beach Bazaar Shindan Castle
Heyran Hill and Heyran Gondola Lift Lavandevil Wildlife Refuge
Sadaf Beach, coast of caspian Ali Dashi Hot Spring
Bibi Yanlou Forest Park International Esteel Lagoon Espinas Mountain
Kuteh Kumeh Village