The mixture of color and wind, the brilliance of the sun reflection on the water, the peace of the endless greenery of the trees belonging to the Hyrcanian forests: all these beauties are gathered in Lafur Dam (Alborz). In Savadkuh (Mazandaran province), a lake that came to existence due to the construction of the dam has created an environment that cannot be found anywhere else.
As you know, the north of Iran is a rich source of flora and fauna; you will witness unique and wonderful landscapes due to sufficient rainfall and fertile soil.
The dam and its natural-biological features
Unique features are gathered in this place:
* The lake is located in the heart of Hyrkanian forests with a green island in the middle that can only be reached by boat. You can also spend your time fishing.
* If someone is interested in photography, the colorful trees and plants of the forest are the best subjects for photography; A tree, known as the "thousand color" tree, makes the forest even more picturesque.
* The smell of moist soil and diverse forest plants exhilarate every passerby.
* Another feature of this region is its access to a number of scenic places in the north of Iran; Gazou Waterfall, Veresk Bridge, Shur mast Lake, Haft Abshar(Seven Waterfalls), Zangian Cave, and Urim Forest.