Introduction: Chenjole waterfall (آبشار چنجوله) is a beautiful waterfall in the south west of Iran. This waterfall is faraway so if you decide to see, maybe it will be hard to find a guide.
To see this watefll, you must go to the Naghan city in Chahar Mahal-o-Bakhtiari Province.
Location: Naghan, Chahar Mahal-o-Bakhtiari Province
Height of waterfall: About 60-70 meter
Walking path length: About 75 km (46 ml) (32 km in go and also 32 in back)
Days of trip: 4-5 Days from Tehran to Tehran (Without heavy traffic you need 12 hr driving from Tehran to the last village of Naghn. Depends on your speed ,3-4 days in going and getting back. and 12 hr driving to Tehran)
Attention: In holidays there is heavy traffic in all roads around Tehran.
Best time to visit: May to October
Daily time visit: No limit, but in summer middle of the day maybe hot
Difficulty level: Very difficult (3-4 days hiking, night camping with no facilities)
Requirements: Guide or GPS track, water, food, warm and waterproof clothes and tent, waterproof shoes, satellite phone, headlamp
Legal permission need: No
Overall risk: –
Animal risk: There are a few number of wild animals like bear, wolf and leopard in this jungle. But no human attack has been reported.
Lost risk: Yes
Rescue: Yes, you can call 115 but rescue teams need a long time to find you because there is no road there.
GSM Mobile Antenna: No
Hotel: No hotel in the path
Village: No village in the path, but in some places you will see nomads of Bakhtiari
Shop: No shop in the path
Gasoline: No gasoline in the path
How to get there:
1- Go to Baihaghi or south terminal of buses in Tehran (more info)
2- Take a bus ticket to Shahre Kord
3- Take a taxi from Shahre Kord to Naghan and then the end of road
4- Start hiking,
5- Night camping mountains for 2-3 nights
6- Get a taxi from end of the walking path to Naghan and then Shahre Kord
7- Get a bus to Tehran
Nearest airport: No airport less than 100 km (Nearest is Shahre kord airbport)
Nearest train station: No station less than 100 km