Vali Cave of Gashne Rud-Gashnerud-Gashneh Rud-Gashnehrud-Gashneh roud-Gashneh rood

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Vali Cave of Gashne Rud-Gashnerud-Gashneh Rud-Gashnehrud-Gashneh roud-Gashneh rood

Postby Parvaneh » Sun Feb 15, 2015 10:10 am

Introduction:Gashne Rud Cave-Gashnerud-Gashneh Rud-Gashnehrud-Gashneh roud-Gashneh rood(Persian :غار غار ولي گشنه رود قزوین )

The cave is located in distance at 5 km southwest from Gashne Rud village, Rudbar shahrestan with coordinates of 55/52/49 degrees east longitude and 20/34/36 degrees north latitude and altitude of 1620 meters above sea level which is formed about 250 million years ago due to the dissolution of limestones Ruteh and related to Permin period and the end of geological period. The cave is an humid area and has a main hall and some sub- hall with an area of 100m and the height of 20m which has a cold and static weather. Unfortunately, it's very beautiful stalactites and Stalakmites due to being in available, relatively undergoes degradation by profiteering and many Stalactites have been broken and stolen by looters . Some evidence display the being of human in the cave in the past times.


Location: Gashne Rud village, 50 Km away from Qazvin city, Qazvin province

Days of trip: (Without air plane) 1 Days from Tehran to Tehran (Without heavy traffic you need About 4 hr driving from Tehran to Vali Cave of Gashne Rud)
Attention: In holidays there is heavy traffic in all roads around Tehran.

Best time to visit:

Daily time visit:

Difficulty level:

Requirements: (Depend on your plan) Guide or GPS track and headlamp...

Legal permission need: No


Hotel: In Qazvin city Yes: 6 famous hotels: Alborz, Iran, Marmar, Ghods, Grand Hotel, Noizar

Shop: No

Gasoline: In Qazvin city Yes


How to get there:
1- Go to west terminal of buses in Tehran (more info)
2- Take a bus to Qazvin (Also can use train or airplane).(Distance from Tehran to Qazvin is 152 Km)
3- Take a taxi to Vali Cave of Gashne Rud.(Distance from Qazvin to Vali Cave of Gashne Rud is 50 Km)

Nearest airport: Qazvin airport

Nearest train station: Qazvin Station


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