Photographs fron the 1977 British Speleological Expedition to the Zagros Mts, Iran. - Back to index - foward to next image -
...The risings above Palangan - an amazing oasis of walnut trees and fresh running spring water. All this water rises from the caves of the plateau above Palangan - showing potential for
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huge cave systems. This is about 7000ft below the plateau and three or four miles distant - somewhere there is a huge cave system under this mountain. Palangan itself, as a village, is something you never forget and feel privilaged to have seen.