Damavand Peak, the highest point of Middle East

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Damavand Peak with height of 5700 meters, is the highest point in the whole Middle East. It is an inactive volcanic peak located in the middle Alborz Range. The mountain is located near the Southern coast of the Caspian Sea and it is about 66 kilometers (41 miles) far from the capital city of Tehran. Damavand peak has a special place in Persian mythology and folklore.

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Comments (165)

Itallica on October 10, 2011

Did you climb this majestic mountain?

balochkhan on October 11, 2011

آفرین آفرین

قشنگه ولی فکر کنم اگر این قاب دور عکس نمی بود یا کوچیک تر می بود بهتر بود

Hadi Natureboy (Saba… on October 11, 2011

سلام. حال شما! از عکس های پاییزی خبری نیست؟

Excellent shot! Like and YS

Guizel J.c on October 11, 2011

very beautiful picture



mahmood khosravy on October 12, 2011

دماوند از هر زاویه ای زیباست... لایک

Annelies Vink on October 12, 2011

Impressive mountain view, LIKE this beautiful photo!


Elemér on October 14, 2011

Spectacular, beautiful photo! L


Reza tahmasbi on October 15, 2011

یعنی میشه ما هم یه روز پامون بخوره به قله دماوند .بگو ....ایشاا..

Beth Costa on October 16, 2011


Like 80

Saudações do Brasil!

mehran.khajezadeh. on October 17, 2011

زیباست .

ஐڵλ£ԼĂॣଯ on October 19, 2011

Great mountain. like #82

Best wishes, JALLA

G Kesmev on October 24, 2011

This is very beautiful scenery. Lovely photo. I like it! Greetings, Joro

ganzilotomich, on October 25, 2011

Belo registro!


Buts Yuri on October 25, 2011

Wonderful place and nice composition! LIKE 85 and try for VOTE. Wish you good luck in the contest! My regards, greetings from Ukraine! Yuri.

Mansoor Hooshmand on October 26, 2011

جه زیبا ثبت شده این دیو سپید پای در بند

کم پیدایی آغا


Hadi Karimi on October 26, 2011

بسیار زیبا

با شکوه شده

angel&marta on October 27, 2011

Excelente imagen!! Saludos desde Barcelona. (L87)

ganjinehpanorama on October 28, 2011


Reza Hekmat on October 28, 2011

جناب لطفي اميدوارم خوب هستيد از عكساي پائيزي خبري نيست؟

Yosarsif مهدی کلهر on October 29, 2011

خیلی باشکوه و عالی


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Photo details

  • Uploaded on September 10, 2011
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by H. Lotfi-Azad
    • Camera: Canon PowerShot A710 IS
    • Taken on 2010/06/18 11:44:18
    • Exposure: 0.001s (1/1250)
    • Focal Length: 13.16mm
    • F/Stop: f/4.000
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash