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Balatal Dam, Koolaqan

in Qeshm Island city | Hormozgan province
Tourist Attraction

Balatal Dam, Koolaqan

Related to Qeshm Island (located in Hormozgan province)
In the Koolqan valley is the remnant of the Balatal dam. The lake of this dam has a length of 1,000 m. with the width of 500 m. This lake used to collect the rain water of the surrounding valleys. The said dam is a relic of the Sassanid era and has a panoramic view.
Qeshm Island is situated to the north of Hormoz Strait, and the city of Qeshm is located in the southeast of this Island. This region has a warm and humid climate and is somewhat a lengthy island.

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