300 mineral springs with therapeutic properties
Mineral springs have therapeutic and healing properties amongst other natural phenomena, in addition to the aesthetic aspects that create eye-catching landscapes in mountainous environments. Iran has more than 300 mineral springs with therapeutic properties. In Iran, the use and utilization of the therapeutic aspects of mineral springs have traditionally been considered. Now, given the scientific evidence of the therapeutic applications of such springs and the existence of hundreds of mineral water springs in the geographical range of Iran, on the other hand, it is possible to plan and manage efficiently in the tourism industry, in addition to the goals of spending leisure time using Health-resort applications of mineral springs have added to its functions. The provinces of Ardebil, Khorasan, East Azarbaijan, Kurdistan, Gilan, Mazandaran and Tehran are considered to be the most important centers of Iranian mineral springs in the Alborz and Zagros mountains.