Salsaal Lisar Castle, Talesh
Salsaal Castle (Salsaal-Lisar Castle) located on a hill in the Hareh Dasht region, 18 km. from Talesh. It is constructed of stone, mortar, a kind of white mortar and brick. This magnificent structure is relevant to the Saljuqi period. It comprises of an alcove, sentry picket, water reservoir and stable. Its mode of architecture is indicative of an ancient culture and civilization in the region. From the point of tourism and historical researches this historical castle is very important.
Lisar is composed of several villages and a downtown. Lisar was occupied by Allies for several years during World War II. The majority of people speak Taleshi;Azeri and Persian are also rarely spoken. Agriculture and animal husbandry and fishing are main occupations of Lisar’s inhabitants. Salsal castle is the main historical monument of Lisar.