Why do people choose Iran for skiing?
When first thinking about ski, there are so many thoughts that might cross your mind and leads you to your childhood that reminds you of those days you have waited so long for winter and making a snowman which gave you a magnificent and pure feeling of nature’s love and to have an active-style but the main question is why Iran?
Firstly, most of the people in the world imagine that how is it possible to stay warm and skiing in Iran? Because they have known Iran as one of the warm and dry countries which has filled with a lot of desserts and Sahara, for this reason, it is unlikely to believe that Iran has lots of mountains, equipped and standard resorts and off-piste areas all over the country, not only you can play ski but also you can attend for professional hiking and snowboarding, too.
Secondly, I would like to inform you that Iran has different places for various tastes and styles of skiing.
Alborz Mountain Range:
Alborz is a mountain range in northern Iran that stretches from the border of Azerbaijan along the western and entire southern coast of Caspian sea and finally runs northeast and merges into the Aladagh mountains in the northern parts of Khorasan. This mountain range is divided into western, central and eastern Alborz mountains. Mount Damavand, the highest mountain in Iran, is located in central Alborz mountains.
Due to the great snowy winters of the Alborz mountains, there are several ski resorts in different places of the range. Some consider that a few of these are among the best in the world. If you are looking for entertaining environments and attractions that you can hang out with your family and friends and have some fun: Dizin, Shemshak, Darbandsar, Tangeh Savashi and Tochal mountains are for you and also in these places: restaurants, hotels, ski facilities are included in addition telecabin has it is own particular fans who would like to take the enjoyable moments of watching the whole city.
Other Mountain Ranges:
Furthermore, there are many ski resorts in Zagros, Sahand and Sabalan mountain ranges that are designed and well-equipped for professional skiers, hikers and climbers meanwhile, they have the most picturesque views of all time that you will be pleased to watch, besides there is a huge opportunity for beginners cause they can participate into ski courses with athletic and high-experienced leaders.
Zagros mountain range begins in northwestern Iran and roughly follows Iran’s western border while covering much of southern Turkey and northeastern Iraq. The highest point is mount Zardkuh which is located in Iran’s region.
Thirdly and most importantly, there is another considerable question that may come to your head which is when is the best time to travel to Iran for playing ski? The answer is, it will be started from March and continues until the end of May, in these months the weather is strongly cold and snowy that reveals this fact that you definitely need warm and cozy outfits.
I would like to mention information that it can be useful, I highly recommend that is better for you to bring your ski equipment as possible as you can because if you want to join the off–piste ski rit rit and mountains that needs more physical activities, there are not any places for renting the equipment and it can cause you trouble.
Finally, I greatly suggest that to consult with an accurate ski tour programming institute that you can rely on to have a flawless trip to Iran. You will be amazed and inspired by visiting Iran for ski purpose which gives you an unbelievable experience and brand new insights into a different culture.