Petregan Playa

The Ahangaran Mountain starts from the strait of Haji Abad and continues to the Ahangaran strait, from the West to the South East the density of the mountains reduces.

The mountain of Se-Pestan, Ahangaran, Kazakan, Ardakoul and Gazik are located in this mountain range. The highest peak of the Se-Pestan Mountain is 2,731 m. The slope at the highest point to the percussion of Petergan is about 42 km. These mountains have very good resources for water and created aqueducts with a high water level. Beside these high mountains some villages are on the slopes and foothills were built, like Taj-Kouh, Boghrayei, Hassan Abad, Hussein Abad of Taj-Kouh, Ahangaran, Jim-Abad, Ardakoul and Mohammad Abad. The Khajeh Mountains have an altitude of 1,123 m near the village of Hemmat Abad-e-Khajeh and it extends parallel to the Gozokht Mountain. The Hemmat Abad Aqueduct contains high water levels that are piped by the “Jihad” for the thirsty land. This water irrigates the gardens and fields of the sandy lands, Nomads with livestock, orchards and livestock forage.

Petregan Playa with 212/5 Km square extent, at a longitude of 60 °and 30 minutes to 60 °and 56 minutes East and within 33 degrees and 10 minutes to 33 degrees and 30 minutes North latitude, is located East of Zirkouh and on the border area and is 135 Km from Ghaen.

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Additional Info

  • The Name of Attraction: Petregan Playa
  • Type of Attraction: Geological, desert
  • township: Zirkooh
  • Best Time for travel: Spring, Fall
  • Type of road: Earthen
  • Distance to city center: 80
  • Distance to center of township: 80
  • Distance to center of province: 260
  • Distance to nearest railway station: 350
  • Distance to nearest Airport: 260
  • Address: East of Zirkouh and on the border area and is 135 Km from Ghaen
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