Kelardasht Village is one of the top four regions in terms of climate in the world
Kelardasht is a city in and the capital of Kelardasht District, in Chalus County, Mazandaran Province,Iran.Kelar means city or a populated area and Kelardasht means a city built in a plain. Kelardasht; "Iran's pradise" is an area known nationally and internationally for its fine weather. It is one of the four spots on earth with the most pleasant climate. With a history which dates back to 4000 years, it is surrounded among high mountains and intact jungles. It is located 35 km south of the coasts of the Caspian Sea. This area attracts many visitors from different parts of the country and world.
Mountains, jungle, plain, lake, rivers, cascades, pleasant weather, hospitable people and some historical works and places are all gathered together in one single area.Kelardasht has an area of 113 square meters. It is located 1250 meters above sea level and in 36, 29' latitude and 51, 6' longitude. The average annual temperature is +9.9, Maximum average is 32.1 and minimum average is -10.3. The average annual rainfall is about 450 mm
Kelardasht is one of those places in the world that boasts some elderly people who are past the age of 100.
This city has fresh oxygen to breathe .It never gets humid. This city is also recommended to people who have Skin and respiratory diseases.
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Mazichal Village: Paradise of nature lovers
Mazichal is a scenic village with pleasant weather and verdant landscape 20 kilometers southeast of Kelardasht in Mazandaran province.
The small village lacks modern facilities such as electricity, tapwater, asphalt roads or telephone, but offers a tranquil experience to visitors seeking an escape from the pollution and hubbub of city life, Historical Iran reported.
Estimates about the total number of families in Mazichal range from 50 to 120. Families residing in Mazichal, most of them farmers or cattle breeders, live in the village during summer and migrate in winter.
Mazichal gets its name due to the large number of chestnut trees it contains. In local dialect, mazi means chestnut and chal means valley.
Thus, the name Mazichal refers to the nature of the area, a valley peppered with chestnut trees.
Mazichal is situated 2,600 meters above sea-level. Vehicles cannot maneuver easily on its roads, hence most visitors prefer to abandon their cars and walk to the village.
It takes an hour to reach Mazichal from Kelardasht through a beautiful forest, which includes trees such as chestnut and oak.
As tourists approach the end of the forest’s path, the highlands of Mazichal appear. There is a barrier between the forest and Mazichal, possibly to prevent wild animals from entering the village.
In summer, the neighboring Abbasabad Village utilizes Mazichal for feeding its farm animals.
The village attracts many eco-tourists throughout the year.
In the course of a day, the weather can change drastically from sunny to a downpour.
The unique characteristic of this village is that when it rains, Mazichal seems to be floating above the clouds.
The topography of the region and the presence of hills and mountains is such that when it rains, clouds will overtake the sky and ground as well, covering the village and its surrounding area.
While constantly morphing into different shapes, the proximity of the clouds gives one the impression that the village is floating in the sky, which is one of Mazichal’s main claims to fame.
Mazichal is home to many medicinal plants. Flowers cover a vast area of Mazichal’s hills and mountains during summer.
The annual festival in Mazichal attracts visitors flocking to view its landscape of flowers.
Abbas Abad Forests
In province of Mazandaran.Near Kelardasht