Understanding the basics of the place you want to visit can help you get a better grasp at what you should expect. If you want to have a wonderful experience from skiing in Tehran, keep on reading to find more about Iran ski.
Iran ski tour, an adventure for nature lovers
Iran has many extraordinary ski resorts. Iran is a mountain kind of country with more than hundred peaks over 4000m, Therefore, ski touring in Iran is a very common adventure for nature and sports lovers. Iran ski tour can be a perfect choice for you because ski touring in Iran is safe and very professional. The best period for skiing in Tehran is from January to the end of March. Off-season, most resorts in Iran are open for climbers, hikers and trekking.
Ski resorts in Iran
- Damavand resort
Mount Damavand is the highest ski resort in the middle-east and is a popular choice for winter sport activities
- Sabalan resort
Sabalan resort is the second standard ski resort in Iran.
- Tochal resort
The highest ski resort for skiing in Tehran which extends up to an altitude of 3,850 meters is Tochal resort. there are 6 km of slopes available for skiing and snowboarding.
- Dizin resort
In the list of the best tehran ski resorts, the Dizin ski resort has the highest score with 2.9 out of 5 stars. For skiing and snowboarding, there are 18 km of slopes available in this resort. Dizin is the largest ski resort in Iran.
- Darbandsar resort
The Darbandsar ski resort is located in the Tehran Province. For skiing and snowboarding, there are 11 km of slopes available in this resort.
- Zagros–Chelgerd Region Ski resort
You can enjoy fresh snow and epic slopes at 3000 to 4000 meters’ peaks in Zagros–Chelgerd Region Ski resort.
What you need in a skiing experience
Although there are suitable accommodations and you can rent and buy everything you might need, it is highly recommended that you take all the items mentioned below, with you.
- Clothing: suitable clothing for skiing contains
Ski boots or snowboard boots – Skis or snowboard – Poles – Backpack – Helmet – Goggles – gloves- Warm hat – Sunglasses – Neck warmer – thermal top – Waterproof ski jacket – Waterproof ski trousers – Waterproof gloves or mittens – Thermal bottoms – 2 pairs of socks
- Equipment: necessary camping equipment
Sunscreen – Sunblock – Fully charged mobile phone, charger and external battery
- Food and drinks: For skiing it is highly recommended that have a large amount of water and any snack you might like. You can buy food from the restaurants located in the resorts but it is recommended that you take your own food and drinks.
Having a professional leader with skills and qualifications is a necessity in tours. Choose your tour wisely so you can avoid any problems that may befall you.
Iran ski tour is the perfect way to connect to Iranian nature and have an exciting adveture. Finding a responsible and trustworthy firm that provides personalized tours is the most important part of you travel and can have a major effect on your experience. You can check out Atour’s official website to get more information on their personalized and presented tours.