Adventure in Iran

Adventure in Iran



Adventure in Iran

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Adventure in Iran

Here on this article we are going to talk about the Adventure activities that are mostly common in Iran.  As you might know, adventure has no borders you can travel everywhere and make your story. However, to start your venture you need to know at first, your interests and then looking for the convenient location.

Moreover, you can get familiar with some popular activities in Iran that might be you interest.


  1. Trekking

Iran benefits from a vast natural potentials and above them all, there are many mountains here to climb. In fact, you can find more than 150 mountains that are above 4000 meters above the sea level. Therefore, that makes it a suitable destination for those who would like to spend their holiday on trekking.

Beside that Mount Damavand (5610 m) is the most famous and the most popular destination for both foreign and domestic climbers. Damavand is known as the highest volcano of Asia. During the harsh weather in fall and winter. Many climbers give their effort to trek Damavand in summer (Between June to September.)

So if you are interested in trekking, go for Damavand.


  1. Skiing, and Ski mountaineering

Second place belongs to Skiing. Snow condition on Mountains in Iran are the best. As we have the most leveled ski resorts, it is a very convenient place for skiing. In addition, even for those who are seeking for more adventure they try Ski Mountaineering in Iran. You can find many unknown places here in Iran to Ski. One of the top destinations for ski Mountaineering in Iran is Alam-Kuh (4848 m) and Doberar mountain ridge.

Although Ski mountaineering is all new kind of sport in Iran but the Mountaineering federation with the help other related associations have provided a very good platform for Ski mountaineering enthusiasts.


  1. Rock Climbing

Rock climbing has become more interesting day by day in Iran among people. Regarding this matter the more climbing sites has been spotted. You can find in every city or province. Normally for those who are interested in rock climbing they can find the best spots from BigWall Climbing to Bouldering and sport climbing.

Bisotun region in Kermanshah is one of them. If you are interested in other categories you can have the opportunity to spot other places near the big cities, without worrying about transportation or the safety of your travel.

  1. Expeditions

As we mentioned before Iran is mostly covered by mountains. In fact, 2/3 of the country is covered by mountains. And in some regions like Zard-Kuh or Alborz Mountain ridge it benefits from a very long winter. Therefore, for those who are seeking for a cheap training spot for training Iran can be a very good destination. As they can, Climb leveled mountains in winter and get ready for their biggest dreams like expeditions in Himalayas.

Mount Damavand (5610 m) as the highest summit in Iran is a good destination for that. And in the following, you can try Alam-Kuh (4848 m), which is the second highest mountain of Iran. On the other hand, try Sabalan (4811 m) which is the third highest one in the country.