Darband - Iran Tourist Attractions
Darband, located in northern Tehran, is a popular escape from the city’s hustle, offering beautiful scenery, hiking opportunities, and a variety of restaurants. Once a village, it’s now a well-known neighborhood for both locals and tourists. Darband is especially favored for its hiking trails leading to the Alborz mountains and Tochal Peak. The area is lined with cafes, restaurants, and vendors, making it a lively spot for leisure and dining. Visitors can enjoy a walk to a serene green area with a natural stream, waterfalls, and relaxing platforms. At night, the area becomes even more attractive with its illuminated establishments. Historically, Darband has been a settlement for over 200 years, attracting wealthy individuals and royalty, especially during the Qajar era.