Kermanshah Is capital of Kermanshah Province in the west of Iran with 1,350 m (4,430 ft) elevation from sea level and 525 kilometers (326 miles) distance from Tehran. Located in the western part of Iran with a population of 851,405 people according to the 2011 census, Kermanshah was developed in the 4th century AD under the patronage of Sassanid kings and was briefly renamed Bakhtaran in the 1980s.
Its climate is mild and it has much natural and historical sightseeing in the city and in the towns around. The city enjoys a temperate climate and regular seasons. The languages spoken there are, Southern Kurdish, Laki and Also Persian. In addition some of people wear Kurdish dress. The city has lots of delicious breads and unique souvenirs like: Bzhy Bread, Klaneh, Brass bread, Kak bread and brown bread.