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Alborz mountain range above town.
Lavandevil is located in Iran
Coordinates: 38°18′32″N 48°52′15″E / 38.30889°N 48.87083°E / 38.30889; 48.87083Coordinates: 38°18′32″N 48°52′15″E / 38.30889°N 48.87083°E / 38.30889; 48.87083
Country  Iran
Province Gilan
County Astara
Bakhsh Lavandevil
Population (2011)
 • Total 10,617
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)

Lavandevil (Persian: لوندويل‎‎, also Romanized as Lavandevīl, Lavandavil, and Lavandvīl; also known as Bāzar-e Lavandvīl, Landvīl-e Sabalī, and Lavandvīl-e Sabalī)[1] is a city in and the capital of Lavandevil District, located in Astara County of Gilan Province, in far northwestern Iran.

It is between the coast of the Caspian Sea and the northeastern Alborz mountain range, located just south of Lavandevil Wildlife Refuge.

At the 2006 census, its population was 23,078, in 4,251 families.[2]


  1. ^ Lavandevil can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3073012" in the "Unique Feature Id" form, and clicking on "Search Database".
  2. ^ "Census of the Islamic Republic of Iran, 1385 (2006)". Islamic Republic of Iran. Archived from the original (Excel) on 2011-11-11.