Orumiyeh is located in the north west of Iran in a mountainous area, to the west of the huge lake of Orumiyeh . The lake is famous for two things:

Its healing properties attract people who suffer rheumatic and dermal problems.

 

The lake, a natural park having a unique variety of migratory birds, is taken care of by the Iranian green piece organization.

 

If you are interested in tracing water birds, and seeing its very beautiful nature, the lake is not going to fail meeting your interest. The ancient city is believed by some archaeologists to be the birthplace of Zorost ( Zartosht); and according to the evidence found in Goug Teppe , it is as old as 4000 years (2nd millennium BC).