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

Lavasan Town Lavasan is a gorgeous town in Shemiranat county in the province of Tehran and the centre of Lavasanat district. It is the closest summer resort near Tehran city which is located 11 km northeast of the capital. In colloquial terms, this town is called Lavasoon. Lavasan means the ridge of the mountain from

7 of Iran’s most famous UNESCO World Heritage sites   Iran has 26 UNESCO World Heritage sites as at August 2021, with 24 of them being cultural and 2 of them natural. The first UNESCO site in Iran, Tchogha Zanbil, was registered in 1979. The latest is the Cultural Landscape of Hawraman/Uramanat, registered in June

Visa restrictions in Iran has been lifted after nearly 20 months of the country closing its borders duo to the Covid-19 pandemic. Visa restrictions were put in place after the pandemic and like most countries in the world Iran has lifted restrictions after starting the vaccination and (as of the 14th of January), with nearly

Iran Classic Route   The word CLASSIC got more and more popular as the Lonely Planet’s travel guide books used it for all of their main destinations and routes around the globe. Most travellers, who had limited time for their holiday, preferred to follow this route to visit the most famous parts of each country.

When should I visit Iran? One of the most popular question that many travelers ask Adventure Iran is: WHEN IS BEST TIME TO TRAVEL IRAN? The question has no short answer and here we’ve answered in full detail. The first important thing you should know is that Iran is a country with a wide range

Alborz Ski Region Iran has many ski resorts in different mountains of Alborz and Zagros. The most important Ski Resorts were built before the Islamic Revolution, during Mohammad Reza Pahlavi’s ruling,  and they are still among the best in the country. As you know Alborz mountain starts from north west of Iran near the Turkey

Darbandsar Ski Resort ALBORZ SKI REGION   Darbandsar ski resort is one of Iran’s main ski resorts located in Darbandsar village, north-east of the capital. From Tehran it’s only 65km away and takes one and half hours to reach it. The history of the piste goes back to around the time of the Iran Islamic