Mt. Tachal (3965 meters), acclimatization for Damavand trekMarch 31, 2020
Interview with Sina, a Damavand GuideApril 9, 2020
Although Damavand trekking is the most popular adventure tour in Iran, but there places around Mt. Damavand that worth visiting.
After or before climbing Mt. Damavand you may take your time and enjoy visiting these places.
Damavand city is located in Tehran province.
Damavand city got perfect climate.
Damavand area has lush countryside, eye-catching valley, plains full of tulips and pure weather.
Maybe the word “Damavand” reminds you Mt. Damavand or Damavand trekking, but this area got more treasures to explore.
Hoyer and Tar of Damavand
These two exotic lakes are located at North of Damavand province and are freshwater lakes.
The lakes are located at the altitude of 2900 meters. Spring from three mountains Ghara-Dagh, Siyah-Chal, Shah-Neshin pour into the lakes.
The water level of the lakes vary in different seasons.
At the lakes you can enjoy swimming, boating and fishing.
In order to reach yourself to the lakes, go Damavand city and from there reach yourself to Chenar-Arabha village and then take Madan Road.
Cheshmeh Alla Damavand
Is located 7 kilometers from Damavand city.
The best time to visit this place is at summer time.
Got an impressive fall and the weather is very enjoyable.
A beautiful fall located at Grubar valley, 5 kilometers from Damavand province.
Here you can find several trees dating back hundreds years.
The diameter of trees sometimes reach up to 14 meters.
Sheikh Shebe-Lee tower
This tower is built during Seljuk dynasty. Its previous name was Pa-Gone-Baz.
Shebe-Lee was a clergyman who passed away more than one thousand years ago and is buried here.
The interesting point about this tower is that, its outside is in octagonal shape but inside the tower is circular the tower is built of bricks and is 10 meters high
Ab-Ali ski resort
Is located 58 kilometers from Tehran on Haraaz Road. Ab-Ali ski resort is the fun places of Tehran people on winters.
The water tastes sour and is good for curing skin and digestive problems. It is not easy to reach yourself to the fall and you need to climb the rocks.
Is located 7 kilometers from Damavand province at the altitude of 2320 meters. The river is full of water and the climate is very protect.
This care is located at Rude-Afshan village at the altitude of 1945 meters from the sea level. The height of the care is 20 meters.
This area is important for its ancient graves.
These are some places you can enjoy after your Damavand trekking.