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Ski in Tochal, one day excursion from Tehran!

If you travel to Iran during the winter time, don’t miss skiing in Tochal. There are several great... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
good experience

very nice to do if you have time, with the risk that the cabin stops on the way down, we remain... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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Reviewed 6 days ago

If you travel to Iran during the winter time, don’t miss skiing in Tochal. There are several great skiing resorts in Iran such as Dizin and Shemshak near Tehran and Pouladkaf near Shiraz. A big plus of Tochal is being the most easily accessible mountain...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

very nice to do if you have time, with the risk that the cabin stops on the way down, we remain suspended while singing, the memorable refrain of "tanned ski" (French film) we laughed a lot and passed an excellent day in the mountains

Thank yogagroup15
Reviewed 1 week ago

When starting for a trip to the Alborz mountain up to Tochal you see an old cablecar and you think about a short trip up to the next hill summit. WRONG! The full tour takes you along 6 intermediate stations from about 1600 to about...More

Thank PetrAxel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been there several times with my daughter. It is a good slope for ski training and also it is very close to Tehran. Actually it is in the Tehran and at the early morning it will be possible t o arrive there after...More

Thank meslami
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It does not matter whether it is your first time to visit Tehran or not, visiting Mount Tochal is always the best!

Thank sogol k
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

This is really great for one day hiking. It has 4 ways to reach the mount. In average, you have 12 km to go to reach the mount. You have great view there especially nice view of mount Damavand. You have also the secured telekabin...More

Thank Scuba1982AB
Reviewed 15 September 2018

Hello My friends, I went there one time t winter. The experience was great.Especially at the highest. First you should go to the Height you want with 6_person Telecabin that I suggest you to go the last station. there you can really feel the cold.Then...More

2  Thank 683saharf
Reviewed 7 September 2018

Unfortunately closed during Nouruz but we will come back to Therean again and will visit the Tochal. Very nice area with different activities you can do and many restaurants. You can have also a great view over Therean, a very nice place.

Thank sarah12134
Reviewed 4 September 2018

I summit Mount Tochal this August 2018 and i spend two days there as my acclimatization days for summit mount Damavand

1  Thank shhohrre
Reviewed 3 September 2018

if you are into mountaineering and climbing, put Tochal one of your first priorities to visit as a 4000 meter peak is just inside city and you can reach to hill side only with one bus during 30 minutes from city center. at the top...More

3  Thank Ashkan D
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14 August 2018|
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Response from harry_mdj | Reviewed this property |
Start from 100.000 rls to 400.000 rls (or 10.000 toman to 40.000 toman) depend on the level that you want to go and for one way ticket or return.
25 January 2017|
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Response from nkhademzadeh | Reviewed this property |
hi dear friend you can stay in Eespinas hotel in Tehran or Esteghlal hotel maybe Evin hotel all of them is near by Tochal... this mountain is perfect believe me you can also skiing over there
26 December 2016|
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Response from morteza824 | Reviewed this property |
i dont know abt lockers , i didnt see individual locker you should ask when get there!!!