Lankaran is a city in southern Azerbaijan, near the Caspian Sea. It is the capital of the Lankaran Rayon (district) and is an important cultural and economic center in the region. Lankaran has a rich cultural heritage, with historical sites, museums, and traditional Azerbaijani architecture. The region attracts tourists interested in exploring its natural beauty, historical landmarks, and the local way of life. Nearby, there are several nature reserves and protected areas, such as the Hirkan National Park. These areas are known for their diverse flora and fauna, contributing to the biodiversity of the region. Azerbaijani is the predominant language spoken in Lankaran, and the population is diverse, with Azerbaijanis, Talysh, and other ethnic groups living in the region.