Sepidan County Tour
Fars which is called "Small Iran" is a four-season province that has different climates and various species of plants and animals. Sepidan is one of the unique parts of Fars province. Sepidan county is located in the western north of Shiraz in Fars province and Ardakan is the capital of the county. Sepidan is a cold county with a lot of apple and walnut trees, rivers, various ponds, and a waterfall. In winter the county is covered by heavy snow, and it has a cool pleasant summer, too.
Ardakan is the capital of Sepidan county. The word "Ardakan" means a kind of astrological shape or chart. Based on available sources, Ardakan is related to Achaemenid Empire. The existence of beautiful nature in this part of Fars province makes it attractive in all seasons of the year. In winter, this county becomes a suitable place for skiing, because of the sufficient fall of snow.
Now Sepidan county has one of the best and most standard ski resorts in Iran. In summer also the county is a suitable place for those who are interested in grass skiing. The amazing landscape there attracts everyone. Sepidan county is considered one of the most important natural four-season resorts of Fars province that has special attractions.
Some of the most popular Sepidan resorts and attractions are mentioned below:
Margoon ( snake like) Waterfall
Margoon waterfall comes from Kohmar river and its basin and overflows through rocks. The natural situation and great landscapes around Margoon waterfall create a wonderful place. Moreover, jungle trees in a mountainous region and a beautiful river make there more attractive. Margoon waterfall is a prominent phenomenon that is considered one of the important tourist attractions of the county.
There is a lake 3500 meters above sea level called " Barmfirooz".
Sheshpeer (six old) spring
Sheshpeer is one of the tourist attractions of Sepidan that is located in 15km from the county. The spring's name is related to an Imamzadeh. In addition to the natural attraction of spring, it has a holy value for the people of the county.
Tang-e Tizab and its river are among the natural resorts of Sepidan county. The river's water comes from Sepidan and Yasuj mountains and is the course of one of the branches of Bashar river. Tang-e Tizab is located 20km northwest of Sepidan. Various kinds of local fish live in the river.
Chelleh Gah (Chellegah)
Chelle Gah is one of the natural resorts of Sepidan county that is located 5km north of the county, and it has beautiful vegetation and several steaming springs.