It’s an efficient Iran cycling holiday trip to cover the most famous UNESCO cities of Iran for who like to combine the cycling activity with cultural-historical holiday. You will be cycling along Iran classic route from Shiraz to Tehran with passing Isfahan, Kashan and Abyaneh historical village and on this route you will visit the main important sites by your bicycle. Distance between Shiraz to Tehran via minor road is about 1000 km and your cycling part will be about 350 km. The route for cycling design via minor roads between small town/villages and you will pass through different landscape from Shiraz to Tehran. There is one national park on your cycling part you will cross. The accommodation is combination of classic hotels, Persian historical house (boutique hotels), Caravanserai, local house. You will have cultural guide for main cities and your mountain guide will be with you for cycling part of your journey.
Dena is a protected area because of its vast range of plants, several endangered endemic mammals and natural resources. Oak species dominate the highlands, while wild pistachio and almond plants are common at lower elevations. Hackberry, walnut, and pear trees are scattered throughout this eco-region. A variety of animal life, such as brown bear, eagles, wolves, various wild cats including caracals, lynxes and leopards, and wild goat have long made their homes in the region. Dena is home to a vast range of plant species and several endangered and endemic mammal species. On the other hand many large rivers, including Karun, Dez, and Karkheh originate from this area flowing into the Persian Gulf. Scenic waterfalls, pools, and lakes add beauty to the mountainous landscape.
The central part of Dena (Dena National Park) was registered by UNESCO on their list of Biosphere Reserve sites. A biosphere reserve is an ecosystem with plants and animals of unusual scientific and natural interest. It is a label given by UNESCO to help protect the sites in the world.
Up to the present time, the vast majority of people living in the area practice a nomadic lifestyle.
The cultural diversity of the local communities, including the nomad communities are manifested by their languages, traditional production activities, herding, food products, dresses, festivals and dances.
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