On & Off-Piste Skiing in Dizin Ski Resort
Tour Code: WI 22/SR-OP
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On/Off Piste Skiing, Cultural sightseeing
(5 / 5)
Imagine, skiing on the slopes of the Alborz mountains at Dizin area On-Piste or Off-Piste, as your desires. This is a feature that has made this tour a family-friendly itinerary and also for skiers who search for a virgin mountains for skiing.
Its worthy when you come to Iran to feel cultural side of this big country which is reputed by its rich culture and history. Tehran capital of Iran and also most populated city is one the cities that every travellers wonder to visit during his/her holiday in Iran.
- Day 1: Arriving Tehran I.K. Airport, Transport to Dizin Sport complex
- Day 2: Siah(Black) Summit, skiing on & off-piste
- Day 3: Sichal summit, skiing on & off-Piste
- Day 4: Sandoghchal summit, Off-piste skiing to Darbandsar
- Day 5: Gavazni summit, skiing on & off-piste
- Day 6: Tehran sightseeing
- Day 7: Tehran sightseeing, Transport to the Airport
TOUR FULL ITINARY
Day 1: Arriving Tehran I.K. Airport, Transport to Dizin Sport complex
After arriving to I.K Airport, welcoming and regarding the group, we’ll drive toward Dizin International Ski Resort via Chalous road. Depends on traffic, we’ll arrive Dizin between 2/5 to 3/5 hours. After a few rest, you can start your skiing and sight around the resort and collect information about Gondolas, lifts, and runs. O /N in local private house.
Day 2: Siah(Black) Summit, skiing on & off-piste
Today morning after enjoyment sleep we’ll wakeup, serve breakfast and checking the Ski equipment, ready to skiing in beauty and big Dizin ski resort. Our guides lead you to the Siah Summit (~ 3500 m), via Gandola. From there we can skiing Off-Piste, in different variety of runs with different difficulty. O /N in local private house.
Day 3: Sichal summit, skiing on & off-Piste
After breakfast we go to the resort, today you know the runs, sloop, gondola and lifts better. So we can enjoy more and manage our time to skiing in all the runs. Ascend to the Sichal Summit (~ 3720 m) via Gandola, and Skiing off-piste. Normally Ski resort works between 8.30 to 16.30 . It doesn’t mean that you should leave the resort, rather at 16.30 only gondola and lifts will stop working, but if you will be on top of the resort, you can enjoy your time and skiing more in resort. O /N in local private house.
Day 4: Sandoghchal summit, Off-piste skiing to Darbandsar
Today our guide leading you to the Sandoghchal summit (~ 3560 m), in the west of Dizin ski resort. We ascend via lifts and gondola, and skiing off-piste from the southern side of Dizin Ski resort to Darbandsar Ski resort and enjoying good slop and perfect snow. After few rest you can ascend via Darbandsar lifts to Gardaneh (~2900 m), and skiing on piste to Dizin, or transport to Dizin with 4WD cars. O /N in Hotel or local private house.
Day 5: Gavazni summit, skiing on & off-piste
Today after breakfast we’ll ascend to the Gavazni summit (~3300 m) via lift & gondola. From this summit, we skiing off-piste to Gajareh village. Transport from Gajareh to our local house in Dizin by cars, have a few rest, collect our equipment. At the evening we’ll transport the group to Tehran. O /N at hotel.
Day 6: Tehran sightseeing
Today we have a full day sightseeing in Tehran. After breakfast, we’ll go to sightseeing tour. Tehran Grand Bazar, Golestan palace (UNESCO World Heritage), Iran National Museum, Jewelry Museum and etc. O /N at Hotel.
Day 7: Tehran sightseeing, Transport to the Airport
Today we have enough time to visit Tajrish Bazar in the north of city, Sadabad palace comolex, then we’ll go to visit Darband valley at the foot of Touchal summit in the north of Tehran and drinking tea & coffee. Afternoon we’ll visit Milad Tower, the symbol of modern Tehran. At the evening we have a farewell dinner in one of the best traditional restaurant in Tehran. At the midnight we’ll transport the group to the airport and say goodbye to you.
- Visa processes (Reference number or Invitation letter)
- Pick up from airport or Tehran
- Prepaid SIM Card with active Internet that you can charge with credit to use (per-order is necessary)
- Purchasing a prepaid Travel Credit Card that you can charge with local currency. You can charge this card ones (50 E, 100 E, 200 Euro or more) during your journey in Iran. We advise you to charge it until 300 euro before you visit museum, hot springs, market, shops and restaurant. With this digital credit card you can easily pay everywhere and withdraw local currency from any ATM. With this digital payment service you can spend money without worrying about changing money wherever you are or to be concerned about your budget. You can only spend the amount of money you charge on your card. You can also recharge easily the credit of your Simcard (per-order is necessary)
- 2 x nights in minimum *** Hotel full board (B, L, D) in Tehran
- 4 x nights in local private house full board (B, L, D) in Dizin
- Ski resort entrances and tickets
- Professional ski guide & cook
- All transfers, bus and 4WD rides
- Organization of the whole trip
- Accompany & escort during the trip
- Tehran sightseeing
- 1 x farewell dinner in Tehran
- Transport to the airport
- International flight
- Museum entrance & tickets
- Visa fee
- The amount of money you want to charge on your credit card
- The phone credit on the sim-card
- Single room supply at Hotels (charge 80 euro p/p night)
- Extra plans in case of bad weather or changes in program
- Tips and extra nights at hotels
- Any other services not specified above
- Iranian Cuisine
- Vegetrian Meals
- Your Desired
- All inclouded
- Full Boared at Local House
- Full Boared at Hotels
- Sleeping Bag & Mattress
No need to have any special vaccination. There is no contagious disease in Iran. But for abroad holiday its better to do your regular health care and vaccination or teeth treatment before you travel.
The currency of Iran is the Iranian Rial. Most of places does not accept Paypal or International credit cards, So you must pay in cash, or you can use Iranian Debit Card. You can charge your Travel Debit Card with local currency (You can charge this card ones (50 E, 100 E, 200 Euro or more) during your journey in Iran. We advise you to charge it until 300 euro before you visit museum, hot springs, market, shops and restaurant. With this card you can easily pay everywhere and withdraw local currency from any ATM. With this digital payment service you can spend money without worrying about changing money wherever you are or to be concerned about your budget. You can only spend the amount of money you charge on your card. You can also recharge easily the credit of your Sim-card)
Iran is an Islamic Country, So If you are a woman, You must wear scarf and mantoo and also man are prohibited to wear shorts in the cities.
- Ski equipment:
Alpine Ski or, snowboard, Mono board, cross country Ski, Binding, Helmet, Ski boots, ski repair kit, Ski pole, Ski goggles, Snow Shovel, Probe, Avalanche transceiver.
Note: There is possibility to renting ski equipment in Iran.
Duffel bag 70-100 L (Carrying by cars or leave in Hotel/Guesthouse), Daypack 30-40 L to carry camera, water bottles, extra clothing, Lunch box , Luggage tags and locks
- Camping Gear:
For this Tour YOU DON’T NEED to bring sleeping bag or mattress. We’ll provide everything for you.
- Outerwear: Ski-touring:
Goretex jacket with hood (waterproof and breathable), Ski-touring Goretex/wind stopper pants (side zippers are convenient), Fleece pant, Merino Base Layer top, Fleece or Synthetic Mid Layer, Warm Down Jacket, Insulated vest (down or synthetic filled), fleece or wool sweater, Fleece pants, Mid-weight thermal underwear tops and bottom(synthetic or wool), Long-sleeve shirts, T-shirts (synthetic are best) Underwear
- Clothing Accessories:
Sun hat, Wool or fleece hat (over ears),Mid weight Gloves, Thin liner gloves, Neck Gaiter or Buff, Balaclava, Gaiters
Trekking boots(ankle support) , types of Socks, Camp shoes( trail shoes or running shoes)
- City Clothing:
Bring a few lightweight, easily washable items for travel and daily wear, Comfortable shoes
Note: Woman should wear long sleeve shirt, Scarf and long Shirt
- Travel Accessories:
Small headlamp, Water Buttle, Pocket knife or pocket tool, Ear plugs, Small quantity of favorite energy snacks, Sunglasses with strap (side-shields or glacier glasses recommended), Sun block cream and lip balm, Personal hygiene supplies including biodegradable soap, Small quick-dry towel, Personal first aid kit, medicines, Hand sanitizer gel or hand wipes and etc.
- Optional Field Gear:
Camera, memory cards, spare batteries, Battery charging station for cameras or personal electronics, Solar charger for batteries, Travel Adapter( UK to EU), Antibacterial wet wipes
Tour Dates & Prices
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SOME OF OUR TRAVELLERS REVIEWS
Everything was great in Iran. Thank you for your hospitality. Your leaders and guides was perfect and best.
Ramin and Reza are the best mountain guides I have ever travelled with. Always joyful and helpful. The tour itself is a wonderful experience.
It was really good time. Damavand sloop was one of the best in the world for ski tour.
Hello to all Iran Exploration's team. It was very nice time with you in Iran, I hope you will have many client every years.
AT A GLANCE
Group size: 4-8
Suitable for age: 18+ / Families
Activity: 5 days Skiing/2 days cultural exploring
Join in: Tehran, End in: Tehran
Best Time: December till April
Physical Rating: Level 3/10 (Introductory)
Max. altitude: ~ 3600 m
Extra: Tehran Sightseeing
ACCOMMODATION & MEALS
2 nights in minimum *** hotel in Tehran full board
4 night in local house in Dizin village full board
All Meals (7 Breakfast, 6 Lunch, 6 Dinner)
Extra: Sleeping Bag & Mattress
IS THIS TOUR FOR ME?
These trips involve trekking or walking, Resort Skiing or cycling for up to five or six hours a day at a slow but steady pace and should never be misinterpreted to mean they are easy trips. These trips do not spend time at altitudes above 4000 m and are usually a week in duration. You have to have a reasonable level of fitness and good health.
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