Introduction:Agh Gol protected zone

This protected zone is located between Makoo and Poldasht. Different Animals and live in this region. In addition to natural ecosystems there are hunting regions under the supervision of Environment Organization. Some of this hunting regions are located in Khoy and Makoo.


Location: Maku County, West Azerbaijan

Days of trip: (Without air plane) 3 Days from Tehran to Tehran (Without heavy traffic you need About 12-14 hr driving from Tehran to Maku)
Attention: In holidays there is heavy traffic in all roads around Tehran.

Best time to visit:Spring is b best time.Autumn and Winter is very Cold.

Daily time visit: No

Difficulty level: Depend on your plan

Requirements: (Depend on your plan) Guide or GPS track...

Legal permission need:


Overall risk: -

Animal risk:Depend on your plan

Lost risk:Depend on your plan

Rescue: Yes, you can call 115

GSM Mobile Antenna: Depend on your plan


Hotel: in Makoo Yes

Shop: in Makoo Yes

Gasoline: in Makoo Yes



How to get there:
1- Go to Baihaghi or west terminal of buses in Tehran, Also you can use train.
2- Take a bus ticket to Tabriz or Maku.(Distance from Tehran to Mako is 882 Km)
3- Take a taxi to Agh Gol protected zone.

Nearest airport: Tabriz airport

Nearest train station: Tabriz station