Golestan National Park is a protected area located in east of Golestan Province and Northwest of Khorasan province. This region is the oldest registered national park in Iran and is a rare haven for wildlife so that have 1350 plant species and 302 animal species and half the species of Iranian mammals in it’s 900 square kilometers place. For this reason, there has been registered as biosphere on UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Golestan Park’s biodiversity is higher than some European countries. Golestan Park is one of the best habitats for large mammals such as leopards, brown bears, wolves, lynx, red deer, roe deer, wild sheep and wild goats, Iranian deer and boar.