Climate and Weather for Travelling to Iran Iran is a large and vast country; it has a very varied climate with different weather systems covering an area of 1,648,195 km2 (636,372 sq miles). To compare the size of the country, Iran is about 5 times bigger than Italy and about 4.4 times bigger than Japan.

Dobarar Ridgeline Ski touring Dobarar (Ghareh Dagh) Ridgeline is an impressive 52 km long mountain chain that forms a continuous wall in the southeastern portion of the Central Alborz Mountains in northern Iran. This ridgeline consists of more than 20 named peaks and many other unnamed high points. The elevations of 5 of these peaks

4 seasons of life in the Alborz mountains This clip is about one and half years of photography and life in the Shemshak village after Coronavirus from February 2020 till August 2012. The photos and time lapse were taken with Canon EOS-R camera and a few of them recorded with Go pro. The original reason

Best time for trekking in Iran Iran, with countless mountains above 4000 m, in the two famous mountain ranges of Alborz and Zargros, may well be the ideal trekking destination for mountain lovers. The extraordinary length of these mountains has created very special climatic conditions for all seasons that allows trekkers to climb in various

10 Best Off the Beaten Path Hiking Trails in Iran Iran’s geographical location has made it one of the most exceptional countries in the world for hiking. It has two Seas in the north and south of the country, as well as the two long mountain ranges of Alborz and Zagros.  Together with a lot

Ski Resorts of Iran   Iran is a vast country with every corner of it having different weather conditions. Some areas are desert and dry, some humid and mild, and others are mountainous. The two mountains of Alborz and Zagros, with its high peaks, are covered with snow for many days during the year. This

Best time for Cycling in Iran (A cycling guide for travelling in Iran with a bicycle)     When is the best time to travel to Iran for a cycling holiday?   You can cycle all year round as every corner of the country has something to offer, depending on the season and the region,

Ski in Iran Iran is a mountainous country with great ski resorts. Skiing is a special winter sport here with its own fans. In the north of the capital city of Tehran there is a Tochal ski piste which is in the high mountain of Tochal with 3964m altitude. In the north of Tehran province

Shemshak Ski Resort Shemshak is a village and a ski resort 65 Km away from Tehran city in the northeast located in Alborz Ski Region. The piste is in the Central Alborz Mountains and is one of the three largest in Iran. Shemshak village was a small and unknown village, lost in the mountains, before

Maranjab Desert Maranjab is the name of a region in the Dasht-e Kavir desert. Maranjab is located in the eastern city of Kashan in Esfahan province. This interesting desert is one of the closest desert regions between Tehran and Kashan. There is an amazing Salt Lake around it, so it would be beneficial to see