If you are interested in ski and you are going to be in Iran for winter, we recommend don’t miss Iranian ski resort. Why?
The best ski resorts in Iran are; by size: Dizin, by modern standards: Darbandsar and by off-piste opportunities: Shemshak. All three are located North of Tehran and easy to connect in a single trip so you can choose between them regarding your interests. Although most of the people prefer Dizin if the high road (the road between Shemshak to Dizin) is open. Especially for freeskiing, Dizin is a goldmine! Besides the great powder snowfield located between the slopes, the resort offers numerous off-piste trails with a perfect view of Mount Damavand. In bad weather conditions that might force Iranian ski resorts to stop running, we can change your picked resort to other options.
If you don’t have your own equipment don’t worry, you can rent any equipment and skiwear in the area, all kind of ski and snowboard, and Alpine ski cross country skis and accessories. it won't cost you more than 15 € per day to rent the full equipment and skiwear.
Skiing in the largest resort of Iran at the foot of Alborz Mountains
Great skiing with light and fluffy powder snow both on and off piste
Experience one of three main ski resorts in Iran regarding your choice
Enjoy stunning mountain road surrounded by snow-capped landscapes
Enjoy a special Iranian breakfast before reaching to resort
Dizin is not only the most important ski resort in Iran but also the most prestigious ski resort in the entire Middle East. It offers excellent skiing conditions to all levels of ski enthusiasts. It is located 60 kilometres northeast of Tehran in the Alborz Mountains. Dizin is the first ski resort in Iran approved by the World Ski Association for holding official tournaments.
Shemshak after Dizin is the second largest ski resort in Iran. It is located 57 kilometres northeast of Tehran, and this is one of the special features of this area. The proximity of this ski resort to Tehran has led to the establishment of suitable amenities such as hotel and restaurant around it.
The newest ski resort around Tehran and the fastest growing ski resort in Iran opened about 20 years ago. This ski resort is located 60 km from Tehran. With an elevation of 900 metres (2670- 3570m) Darbandsar ski resort has 6 ski lifts and 30 square kilometres of the total ski area, it allows skiers to use these facilities at night.
The tour operator provides all the information you need and will help if you want to rent equipment, and of course, accompanies you in the piste.
If you want to stay there for more than 1 day, we can arrange your accommodation in Dizin or Shemshak Hotel (15€ to 40€ depends on types and services) or in a private villa (30€ to 100€ depends on rooms, location and facilities) with returning transfer to Tehran. It doesn’t include in our tour, but we don’t charge more than the real cost