#Ovan_lake is a small alpine lake in #Alamut #region_of_Alburz range, in #Qazvin province of #Iran. The only tributary that flows into the lake, is a stream with the same name, Ovan, coming down from northern mounts. The north of the lake is also surrounded by three small #villages, namely from east to west: #Varbon, Ovan and #Zar_abad. Because of the heavy seasonal rainfall and snowfall in the winters, which at times reaches a few meters. The water of Ovan lake is provided from rainwater. Most residents of these two villages either breed livestock or work their land. Ovan Lake is suitable for fishing, swimming and riding boats in summer while in fall it hosts migratory birds such as swan, goose and duck. In winter, the lake can be used for sports such as skiing and ice skating while its surface becomes slippery with ice in winter. The lake can be reached via a road which connects Qazvin to East Alamut.
Shirdal Airya | Iranian Travel Agency and Tour Operator in Iran