Iran's biggest secret: the skiing's great
A lot of people can’t believe this, but it is true. Iran has some of the best ski resorts in the world, both for enthusiasts and professionals alike. A quick search on youtube will prove our point. We offer fantastic tours that suit every budget and holiday. Check out our tours below:
“Sick of the braying hordes of Meribel and Val d'Isère? Looking for a more exotic ski holiday? Then head for Iran. Comedian Dom Joly finds beautiful peaks and great powder in the heart of the Middle East.” Read the full article at the Guardian Newspaper’s website here: http://www.guardian.co.uk/travel/2008/feb/24/iran.skiing
Iran ski resorts Dizin and Shemshak, are very famous for their high altitude, their powdery snow and long ski season (from late November to April). Ski lovers enjoy the natural and fresh snow of these sites. We offer you staying in these resorts and enjoy your ski. You can also have the opportunity to see Tehran highlights before departure from Iran.
Highlights: Dizin, Shemshak, Golestan Palace (UNESCO Heritage), National Treasure Museum, Carpet Museum
Best in Late November to the end of April
Tehran Dizin Tehran
Tochal ski resort is the closest resort to the capital city. Due to its close proximity to Tehran it is very popular. This resort has a gondola (telecabin) lift about 7.5 Km long which is one of the longest in the world. It takes about 50 minutes to go from the first station to the last station by cable car. The highest point of the piste is located just under Mount Tochal summit 3970m, it is an ideal place for skiing and snowboarding and other winter sports.
Highlights: Tochal, Golestan Palace (UNESCO Heritage), National Treasure Mueseum, Carpet Mueseum
Best in Late December to the middle of March
Sepidan ski resort is the most southern ski resort in Iran and Middle East and as a result, benefits from great sunshine even in January. It is located 80 km far from Shiraz and 5 km far from Sepidan. Elevation of this resort (Sepidan Ski Resort) ranges from 2605 to 2655 meters from sea level.
This tour also offers the experience of staying at rural houses with native people
Highlights : Sepidan Ski resort Persepolis Pasargadae, Hafez and Sadee Tombs, 5 Days Package
Best in December to late February
Shiraz Sepidan Persepolise Shiraz