Hirkan National Park is an almost 30,000-hectare expanse of pristine forest in the subtropical regions of Lankaran and Astara. The park spreads between the near-Caspian lowlands and the Talysh Mountains and is famous for its astonishing wealth of flora; there are roughly 150 endemic tree species, the most symbolic being the ironwood tree. Many animals also call the park home, most notably the endangered Caucasian leopard, but also brown bears, wolves, jackals, wild cats and much more. The park can be experienced through hiking and ecotourism. Put Hirkan National Park on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Astara online trip planner.
Tours to Hirkan National Park
Private Lankaran Tour BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $110
Duration: 11 to 12 hours
National Reserves Tour - Hirkan & Qizilagac BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $123
Duration: 10 to 12 hours
Hirkan National Park reviews
very green and beautiful. it can help you mentally either. i believe there are wild animals there too. more »
There are many descriptions of the beauty of Hirkan Park online. All praise - rightly so - the unique vegetation, the incredible fauna, etc. None of them provide useful indications on how you may... more »
The Hirkan National Park is one of the pearls of Azerbaijani nature located in the south of the country, in the heart of the Talysh Mountains. Here, you won't find any camping areas, cafes, bars, restaurants and other such delights of modern tourism. The Hirkan Forest is home to another natural gem – Lake Khanbulagh
Beautiful national park with fresh air and variety of grand trees... specially there was one tree which had 2 origins
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