Photography Travel to Iran: Kurdistan & Hawraman Valley Iran is a vast country with many special destinations for travel photography. Depending on the type of your photography and your travel time, there are so many places you could travel to. Kurdish regions of Iran in the two provinces of Kurdistan and Kermanshah are the most

Iran’s top 10 Off the Beaten Path Destinations you should visit! Iran is a huge country with a lot of tourist attractions. It has many untraveled routes for explorers around the world. Along with the long list of famous destinations on the Classical Route of Iran and the UNESCO world heritage sites, or the most

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

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,

10 Best cycling routes in Iran Cycling in Iran is one of the best ways of travelling for active globetrotters. If you are a cyclist and would like to visit Iran, there are numerous destinations on offer. As Iran has a varied climate, you are able to cycle in mountains, deserts, forests and the coastal

Shemshak history ALBORZ SKI REGION   Shemshak is the name of a village in Rudbar-e Qasran District, in Shemiranat County, Tehran Province, Iran. It is a mountain village located in the southern part of the central Alborz Mountains in northeastern Tehran province. Shemshak is one of the highest villages in Iran, situated at an altitude

Iran’s most famous mountains and high peaks Iran has a long list of mountains above +4000m in different regions in the Alborz, Zagros range. Surprisingly, even in the deserts of Iran, there are many mountains above 3000 m plus a few famous mountains above +4000m. Also, along these two long mountain ranges there are numerous

Darbandsar Village ALBORZ SKI REGION Darbandsar is a village in the heart of the Alborz Mountains of Iran, 60 km away from the capital and north east of Tehran province. The village is situated in the slope of the southern part of the Central Alborz mountains with various altitudes.  The average height is approximately 2600m