Chaharmahal-Bakhtiari

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  • Chama Ice Cave 2020-09-21 21:00

    Three natural properties added to National Heritage list

    TEHRAN – Three natural spots and properties in southwestern Chaharmahal-Bakhtiari province have recently been inscribed on the National Heritage list, IRNA reported on Monday.

  • Protective measures planned for Neolithic site in west-central Iran 2020-09-02 22:03

    Protective measures planned for Neolithic site in west-central Iran

    TEHRAN – Tepe Sarab, a Neolithic-era human settlement in west-central Iran, will be provided with some protective measures based on a periodic maintenance schedule.

  • Chama Ice Cave 2020-08-23 21:52

    Tourists warned not to approach glaciers in Chaharmahal-Bakhtiari

    TEHRAN – A Chaharmahal-Bakhtiari tourism official has warned tourists and travelers not to approach the province’s glaciers to avoid potential dangers.

  • Stefan Scholz 2020-08-02 20:30

    Chaharmahal-Bakhtiari holds exceptional potential to become tourism hub: Austrian ambassador

    TEHRAN – Vienna’s ambassador to Tehran Stefan Scholz has said that natural sights in Iran’s southwestern Chaharmahal-Bakhtiari hold the potential to turn the province into a tourism hub for foreign travelers.

  • Armenian cemeteries 2020-07-21 23:45

    Armenian cemeteries in southwestern Iran added to National Heritage list

    TEHRAN- Seventeen Armenian cemeteries in different villages in southwestern Chaharmahal-Bakhtiari province have been inscribed on the National Heritage list, a provincial tourism chief has said. 

  • Sofreh-bafi 2020-07-11 21:00

    Abandoned craft of Sofreh-bafi revived in Chaharmahal-Bakhtiari

    TEHRAN – Sofreh-bafi (traditional spread weaving), a handicraft field that was obsolete, has been revived in Lordegan, western Chaharmahal-Bakhtiari province.

  • Wildfire sweeping through oak forest in southwest 2020-07-10 16:08

    Wildfire sweeping through oak forest in southwest

    A wildfire that erupted on Monday has burned so far some 100 hectares area of oak tree plantations in the southwestern Chaharmahal-Bakhtiari province.

  • Chaharmahal-Bakhtiari  2020-06-22 20:00

    Fam tour underway in Chaharmahal-Bakhtiari 

    TEHRAN – A familiarization tour is being held in the southwestern Chaharmahal-Bakhtiari province with the aim of introducing its tourism potentials, CHTN reported.

  • Smell of life: Rose harvest offers jobs to women 2020-06-08 18:24

    Smell of life: Rose harvest offers jobs to women

    Farmers, including women and young adults, are harvesting delicate purple petals of damask rose flowers in a garden field in Iran’s Chaharmahal-Bakhtiari province, June 4, 2020. They work quickly to gather petals as much as they can before the sun gets too hot.

  • relics 2020-05-15 20:30

    Over 100 relics restored in Chaharmahal-Bakhtiari 

    TEHRAN – Some 114 historical objects have been restored by teams of cultural heritage experts and restorers in the southwestern Chaharmahal-Bakhtiari province, provincial tourism chief has said. 

  • Drug trafficking 2019-12-21 17:48

    Drug trafficking band dismantled in Chaharmahal-Bakhtiari

    TEHRAN — Chaharmahal-Bakhtiari Province’s police have dismantled a drug trafficking band in Boroujen, foiling their attempts to smuggle narcotics into Iran’s central areas.

  • Saffron 2019-11-01 15:00

    Saffron harvest underway in western Iran

    Farmers in western province of Chaharmahal-Bakhtiari are harvesting saffron from around 200 hectares of land under cultivation. The harvest season begins in mid-October and continues till early November.

  • Deputy minister cuts ribbon on handicrafts exhibit in Shahr-e Kord 2019-10-01 18:26

    Deputy minister cuts ribbon on handicrafts exhibit in Shahr-e Kord

    TEHRAN – Iran’s deputy tourism minister Pouya Mahmoudian on Monday opened a national handicrafts exhibit in Shahr-e Kord, the capital city of western Chaharmahal-Bakhtiari province.

  • 21 tourism projects underway in Chaharmahal-Bakhtiari province 2019-09-30 21:01

    21 tourism projects underway in Chaharmahal-Bakhtiari province

    TEHRAN – A total of 21 tourism-related projects are currently underway in Chaharmahal-Bakhtiari with the aim of bolstering the travel and hospitality sector across the less-developed province.

  • Shahr-e Kord to host exhibit of tourism, handicrafts 2019-09-06 17:18

    Shahr-e Kord to host exhibit of tourism, handicrafts

    TEHRAN – Tens of craftspeople and tour operators from all over the country are scheduled to partake in a major sales exhibition, which will be running from September 30 to October 4 in Shahr-e Kord, the capital city of western Chaharmahal-Bakhtiari province.

  • Bakhtiari region 2019-07-23 12:24

    Photo: Maryam Rezaei

    Bakhtiari region

    Located in Chaharmahal va Bakhtiari Province, Koohrang city and adjacent villages is one the most beautiful regions of Iran with its intact nature. Most of its residents are from Bakhtiari tribe boasting ancient rich culture living as nomads in foothills and beside rivers. The nomads of this region are known for producing meat, dairy, wool and handicrafts. Bakhtiari tribe has several rituals for death anniversary, wedding ceremony. The region hosts different large rivers like Karoon and Zayandehroud, which create several forests and pastures in the region. However, the residents at the region face depravity due to impracticable and inappropriate roads to meet their needs in providing water and electricity.

  • Imam Khomeini Relief Foundation provides financial stability in Charmahl and Bakhtiari province 2019-07-23 12:03

    Photo: Mehri Jamshidi

    Imam Khomeini Relief Foundation provides financial stability in Charmahl and Bakhtiari province

    Close to southwest Iran, in Charmahl and Bakhtiari province, almost 530 kilometers from the Iranian capital of Tehran, there are rich nature and culture around the rural remote landscapes of Chelgerd city, the center of Koohrang Country. Although the roaring Koohrang river – the source of Karoon and ZayandeRood rivers, two significant rivers of Iran – flows the ZardKooh mountain range, there are still devastating result of impracticable roads. Some residents struggle with the high cost of the living. The governmental organization – Imam Khomeini Relief Foundation – is one of the organizations which provide support to these deprived regions to give the resident financial stability. Some of these supports include founding to enrich the farming and cattle breeding which is the main occupation of the Bakhtiari resident of Koohrang City.

  • Flood in Lorestan 2019-04-01 21:14

    400 cities, villages inundated with floods nationwide: Minister

    TEHRAN-- Devastating floods have hit 400 villages and cities in 15 provinces across the country, Interior Minister Abdolreza Rahmani Fazli has said.

  • Chaharmahal-Bakhtiari’s H1 wool felt exports up 116%   2018-10-31 20:50

    Chaharmahal-Bakhtiari’s H1 wool felt exports up 116%  

    TEHRAN – Chaharmahal-Bakhtiari province’s wool felt exports grew by 116 percent in first half of the current Iranian calendar year (started March 21), provincial tourism chief has said.