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Tang-e Zingan, Ghar-e zingan, cave
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Zingan is a canyon, which is more than one kilometer long; Of course, some residents consider the length of this cave to be 6 kilometers. Zingan canyon will surprise you with its charms. 



Where is Tang-e Zingan?

Zinegan canyon is located 45 kilometers southwest of Ilam in Mehran city, in the middle of a vast plain near Saleh Abad village. This valley is about an hour away from the center of Ilam city. Zingan is about five kilometers away from Saleh Abad village.



The access route to Tang-e Zingan

To access the Zingan, you must first get to Ilam city and then drive about 40 km (43 minutes) to the southwest through highway number 17 to reach the village of Saleh Abad. Near Imamzadeh Saleh, you will see a big sign that directs you to Zingan Cave. From the beginning of this village to the parking lot of Ghar Zingan, you have about five kilometers to go.



Equipment needed to visit Zingan

Zingan is not technical canyon and all people can visit it without any special equipment. The water level in the canyonis usually low and it is easy to walk along it. The time required to visit this canyon is about 4-5 hours, and for this period, bring water and food.



Geology of Zingan canyon

Zingan canyon was created over time and due to water erosion. The presence of springs and running water has changed the shape of the sedimentary and limestone layers, and over time and due to the passage of water, this amazing canyon has been created.



The best time and season to travel to Tang-e Zingan?

The best time to visit this place is March and April.


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