1-week freeride skiing in the Alborz mountains near Tehran, Iran

Hamed and his team of qualified guides take you for a week of freeride skiing in Iran, exploring different ski resorts in the Alborz mountains.

 
 

Details

 

Trip Duration

7 days

Mountain Range

Alborz

People per Guide

Trip Level

Sustained

Offer Period

Jan, Feb, Nov, Dec

Type of Trip

Private

Highlights

 
  • Discover Iran with a local guide

  • Enjoy amazing ski runs in a less-traveled destination: the Alborz Mountains.

  • Familiarize yourself with Iranian culture

 

Calling all skiers to Iran! Join a local guide on this 1-week freeride skiing adventure in the Alborz Mountain Range.

The Alborz mountains are located near Iran’s capital city of Tehran, and you will have a chance to sight-see by ski and foot all over the region. And a flight from Europe to Tehran takes between 5 to 6 hours.

We will begin this trip in Tehran and then make our way all over the mountains close by in the week that follows. Whether it be skiing in Dizin —the largest ski resort in Iran—, sightseeing in the Alborz, or taking a tele-cabin to the Tehranian slopes, our local guides can assure you, you will be having the adventure of a lifetime.

Request to book this trip if you want to enjoy some of the best skiing areas in Iran! 

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Price per person

 
Group of 1
2858 EUR

Group of 2
1830 EUR

Group of 3
1399 EUR

Group of 4
1249 EUR

Group of 5
1420 EUR

Group of 6
1245 EUR

Group of 7
1206 EUR

Group of 8
1100 EUR

 

Price includes

 
  • Guiding fee
  • Lifts tickets
  • Transport during the trip
  • Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
 Price does not include: visa support (optional), visa fee, personal ski equipment, meals and drinks during the day in the slopes, insurance.
 

Itinerary

 
  • Day 1Airport Pick Up-Dizin

    Pick up from the airport at the south of Tehran and drive directly from the airport to Dizin village (Velayatroud village) at the bottom of Dizin ski slope. This drive will take around 3 hours of drive. Depending on your arrival time and weather condition, you could go for skiing in the slope for the rest of the day or take a rest. Overnight at hotel in Dizin.

  • Day 2 to 3Freeriding in Dizin

    Skiing and freeriding in Dizin and the area around it. Overnight at hotel in Dizin.

  • Day 4Dizin-arbandsar and Shemshak ski area

    If the weather is stable and snow condition is good, you could go from Dizin to Darbandsar through the mountain, while a driver could bring your luggage by car to Darbandsar and Shemshak ski area. Overnight in the hotel (or local house) in Shemshak / Darbandsar

  • Day 5Shemshak or Darbandsar-Tehran

    Ski touring in Shemshak and the area around to the Abak peak (3450m). Drive at the afternoon to Tehran. Overnight in the hotel.

  • Day 6Tochal ski slope

    Taking Tele-Cabin in very northern part of Tehran city to go to Tochal ski slope. This slope is much smaller than the other ones, but it gives you a chance to go to around 3700m by TeleCabin and experience another slope in the area near Tehran. It’s possible to skin up to Tochal peak and ski down to Ahar valley. You could spend the evening in Tehran for sightseeing. Overnight in a hotel in Tehran ( or Tochal hotel on 3700m high depending on condition)

  • Day 7Last Day

    The start point of skiing is the same as last day but the distention is Sharestank in Chaloos road. More than 1300m vertically , 9Km skiing down is the end of tour. Overnight in the hotel in Tehran

 
 

Other details

 
Skill level required

Advanced

Fitness level required

Fit

Meeting point

Airport at the south of Tehran

 

About the Guide

 
 

We are a team of Mountain Leaders who are passionate about sharing the mountains and warm, friendly culture of Iran with visitors from around the world. We love being outdoors and lead ski, trekking, rock climbing, ice climbing, mountain biking, cycling, canyoning and caving tours all around Iran.

We run tours in all four seasons and work every day to put Iran on the map as a top outdoor adventure destination. Come and see what you have been missing here in Iran!

My name is Hamed, and along with Hussein, I co-created Iran Plateau - a Tehran based guiding agency who leads outdoor activities and adventures throughout the country. I also serve as the president of the National Mountain Leaders Association here in Iran.

We love what we do and look forward to having you join us.

 
 


 

 

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