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Photos: The Sahand Mountainside


Photos by Mahsa Jamali, Mehr News Agency

The mountainsides of Sahand provide a refreshing retreat for the people who want to escape citiy life. Sahand is a massive, heavily eroded stratovolcano in northwestern Iran. At 3,707 m (12,162 ft), it is the highest mountain in the Iranian province of East Azarbaijan. It is one of the highest mountains in Iranian Azerbaijan, in addition to being an important dormant volcano in the country.

Sahand Mountain, Iran (View Larger Map)


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