West Azerbaijan Geotourism Atlas
It is one of the historical and regional distinguished regions in Iran. Old history and culture in it cause establishment of many historical, religious and cultural places. West Azerbaijan is located in northwest of Iran and it is bounded on north by Nakhjavan and Armanistan countries, on west by Turkey and Iraq countries, on south by Kordestan province and on east by East Azerbaijan and Zanjan provinces. Length of marine and land boundary of this province with neighbor countries is 823 km.
West Azerbaijan has the most long inland boundary with East Azerbaijan. This boundary begins from where Aghchay River joins Aras in west of Jolfa, after passing east, Bazargan, Valadian Khoy and Iran- Turkey railway it joins Lake Urmia that is natural boundary of two provinces.
West Azerbaijan Weather
This province is mountainous and has various climates that cause numerous natural landscapes. West Azerbaijan is under effect of humid air of Atlantic Ocean and Mediterranean Sea, but in some months of winter, cold air mass from north effect on its Mediterranean weather and decrease temperature.
West Azerbaijan Geotourism
This province is located in northwest of Iran. It has the most saline and largest lakes and also biggest permanent pond of western Asia.