Category: Mountains and forests

Jamshidieh Park

Jamshidieh Park

The highest park of Tehran in Shahid Bãhonar (Niyavaran) Avenue is one of the parks built in recent years. It has several attractions among the stony walls of Kolakchãl mountain, Davallu garden, Jamshidiyeh Street and Kolakchal Road. Natural springs, stony waterscapes, walking stone-pavements, restaurants, amphitheaters, children playground and tribal cultural houses are the causes that […]

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Tehran snow skiing

Ski Resorts Around Tehran

Ski Resorts Around Tehran: Keeping in mind the natural location of Tehran and the mountains in north of the city, it is a proper place for those interested in skiing in winter. Dizin Piste in 60 km of Tehran with the height of 3800 m and having welfare facilities, accommodation (3-star hotel of Dizin) gives […]

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Tar Lake

Lakes and Rivers of Tehran

Tehran-Chalus road, at the edge of Karaj River, specially its north part welcomes people who like to enjoy nature in summer and spring. The reservoir of Karaj Dam also has a specific attractiveness because of fishing and boating facilities. Jajrud, between Zardeband and Zaygan also welcomes so many people in summer time who come from […]

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Damavand Peak

Damavand Peak

The highest point of Iran is located in about 100 km northeast of Tehran and 26 km north of Damavand City. Damavand Mountain, which is the highest peak of Iran plateau and consequently, the highest mountain of Iran is a conic and extinct volcanic peak which was active in the fourth geological period and still […]

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Tehran General Map

Situation of Tehran

Tehran city expands in southern foothills of Alborz Mountains and has covered an area in the length of approximately 50 km in 51° 2′ to 51° 36′ east longitude and approximately 30 km between 35° 34′ to 35° 50′ north latitude. The height of the city in the northern parts is 1800 m, in Tajrish […]

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