Sepidan County Tour
Fars which is called "Small Iran" is a four-season province that has different climates and various species of plant and animal. Sepidan is one of the most 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 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 of "Ardakan" means a kind of astrological shape or chart. Based on available sources, Ardakan related to Achaemenid Empire. The existence of the beautiful nature in this part of Fars province make it attractive in all seasons of a 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 of Iran. In summer also the county is a suitable place for those who interested in grass skiing. The amazing landscape of there attracts everyone. Sepidan county is considered as one of the most important natural four-season resorts of Fars province that has special attractions.
Some of the most popular Sepidan's resorts and attractions are mentioned below:
Margoon ( snake like) Waterfall
Margoon waterfall comes from Kohmar river and its basin and overflows through rocks. 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 which is considered as one of the important tourist attractions of the county.
There is a lake 3500 meters above sea level which name is " 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 the spring,it has holy value for the people of the county.
Tang-e Tizab and its river are among the natural resorts of Sepidan county. The water of the river comes from Sepidan and Yasuj mountains and it is the course of one of the branches of Bashar river. Tang-e Tizab is located in 20km from the northern west 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 in 5km from north of the county,and it has beautiful vegetation and several steaming springs.