Gamasiab River
Tourist Attraction

Hamedan Rivers

in Hamadan city | Hamadan province
Tourist Attraction

Hamedan Rivers

Related to Hamadan city (located in Hamadan province)
Hamadan's rivers are generally fed by the snow accumulated on the mountains and the rainfall in the wet seasons. During the summer the river beds, except for major rivers such as Gaamasiab and Siminarud (Siminehrood), are entirely dry or reduced to mountain streams. The Alvand highlands form the watersheds, and Hamadan’s rivers may be divided into those flowing north and east of Alvand Kuh and those flowing south of it.

Rivers flowing north and east of the Alvand range are mostly seasonal and their discharge fluctuates enormously.

The most important rivers of the province include: Siminehrud, Ghare Chay, Wideh Lo (Videhloo), Vafrajin, Valley of Muradbig (Moradbeig), Simin, Abbas Abad, Khakoo, Sarabi, Khorram rood (Khoramrud), Malayer Haram Rud, Gamasiab, Karzan Rud (Karzanrood), Hamehkasi, Gholgholrood (Qolqol Rud), Yekeh Chay and ...
Gamasiab River
Gamasiab River
Gamasiab River
Gholgholrood River
Hamadan township being in the vicinity of the Alvand mountains has a cold, mountainous climate, with snowy winters and short mild summers. The city of Hamadan is the center of the province and is at a distance of 337 km. from Tehran.
The structures ...
Category: Museums, Mausoleums
The Mausoleum of Avicenna (Abu Ali Sina) is a complex located at Avicenna Square, Hamadan, Iran. Dedicated to the Iranian polymath Avicenna, the complex includes a library, ... MORE
Category: Mausoleums
This memorial is tomb of the great Gnostic and poet of the late 4th and early 5th centuries AH. The tomb is located on a hill in the north west of Hamadan. The structure ... MORE
These inscriptions are relics from the period of 'Darius' and 'Khashayar Shah' of the Achaemenian era. The said are located 5 km. west of Hamadan at the end ... MORE
Category: Mausoleums
This four-sided structure houses the tombs of two of the members of the Alavian family, related to the Saljuqi period. The dome of this structure had been artistically worked ... MORE
Category: Mausoleums, Towers
This tomb is located in the city of Hamadan near the Ebne Sina Junior School. This is the resting abode of 'Sheikh-ol-Islam Hassan Ebne Attar Hafez Abol Ala' and ... MORE
Category: Mosques
Hamadan Jame Mosque (Masjed Jameh Hamedan) is located near the central Sq. of Hamadan and to the west of Ekbatan avenue. The mosque is rectangular in shape, and formerly ... MORE
Orumieh Lake (Orumieh)
The province of West Azarbayjan has the largest lake of Iran in its territory, known as Lake Orumieh. This lake is at an altitude of 1,267 m. from the sea level, with a length ... MORE
The village of Darak in Iran’s southeastern Sistan and Baluchestan province has one of the most beautiful coasts of the country and even the world. MORE
The Zayandeh Rood (Zayanderud or Payandehrud) is one of the most important rivers of the central plateau of Iran. This Rivere has come to be known by this name, due to the ... MORE
Karafto Caves (Karaftou Historical Caves) is located in a castle by the same name between Divandareh and Saqez, 20 km. north of this route in Kurdestan Province. This relic ... MORE
Afrineh Waterfall (Pol-e-Dokhtar)
Category: Waterfalls, Rivers
Afrineh waterfall is located in Lorestan province, in the path from Khorram Abad to Pol Dokhtar. Afrineh waterfall is located in a village with the same name. this beautiful ... MORE
Arvand Rud River (Khorramshahr)
Category: Rivers
The Arvand Rudd River flows in the townships of Khoram Shahr, Abadan and to the west of the Minoo Island (Minushahr). This river is known as the Shatt al-Arab (Shat-ol-arab) ... MORE
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