Sahand is the name of a volcanic mountain and peak south of Tabriz, north of Maragheh and Hashtrood, west of Bostan Abad, and east of Azarshahr, Ajabshir, and Osku, in the capital of East Azerbaijan Province. This mountain range consists of 17 peaks more than 3000 meters high. The highest peak, Ghoch Goli Daghi (قوچ گلی داغی) , is 3707 meters high that is the highest point in the province located in Bostan Abad County.
Sahand mountain range is known as "the bride of Iran's mountains" due to its dense vegetation, meadows, and grasslands. The whole mountain is covered with plants. Corn roses and buttercups, rare species of Fritillaria, growing in the mountainside create a beautiful landscape tor tourists and visitors.