Photos: Asalem to Khalkhal road; most beautiful route in Iran

ILNA | Aboozar Hamidi: Asalem is a city and capital of Asalem District, in Talesh County of Iranian Gilan Province. This region has a special climate. The forests and plains of this mountainous region are covered with snow during winter to make very beautiful scenes. The city, which is located next to Asalem road, has a special nature. In most seasons, rainfall could be seen in Asalem. The high altitude of the area also makes the weather cool even in the summer and provides a different experience for visitors. As Asalem is located near the Caspian Sea, it is mostly humid and foggy which adds to its attractions.