Dizin 5day – 4night Code: GA.17

For ski enthusiasts Iran offers superb winter sports opportunities. The 5-day Dizin tour provides skiing amongst superb scenery within easy reach of Tehran.The high mountain ranges throughout Iran abound in ideal ski slope terrains and the country boasts of more than 20 well serviced ski resorts. Iran’s exciting snow sport facilities are very popular and the Dizin resort, just 40km from Tehran, is one of the oldest and well known. Dizin as a Winter & Summer resort offers a wide range of sporting activities. Dizin’s facilities include several hotels, restaurants, ski schools and tennis courts to create a delightful haven for ski lovers. Ski hire facilities are available and ski school, staffed by professional instructors.

Day 01: Arrival –Tehran

Arrival at Tehran airport, welcome by a Gashttour representative then transfer to hotel & rest.  O/N Tehran.

Enghlab 4* Hotel; http://enghelab.pih.ir/

Laleh 5* Hotel;  http://www.lalehhotels.com/

Day 02: Tehran- Dizin(75 Kilometers distance)

After breakfast, we will visit Saad Abad Palace Complex in which the complex first built and inhabited by Qajar monarchs in the 19th century. After an expansion of the compounds, Reza Shah of the Pahlavi Dynasty lived there in the 1920s. Then, visit the Archaeological & Islamic Art Museums. The pre-Islam archaeological museum covers Persia’s history from the fifth millennium BC to 648 AD while the Islamic art museum provides a display of Islamic works of art. Then, toward Golestan palace complex, which is UNESCO heritage and dating from the 18th century AD and visit Sepah Salar Mosque. In the afternoon, we drive toward Dizin. O/N Dizin.

Dizin 4* Hotel; http://hoteldizin.ir/

Day 03: Dizin

The ski season in Dizin lasts longer than in European ski resorts, from December to May, due to the resort’s high altitude. The highest ski lift reaches 3,600 m (11,800 ft.), making it one of the 40 highest ski resorts in the world. Full time skiing Ski hire is available and the ski school will provide instruction by professional teachers. O/N Dizin.

Dizin 4* Hotel; http://hoteldizin.ir/

Day 04: Dizin – Tehran (75 Kilometers distance)

Today you will have the opportunity to view the superb mountain scenery offered by the towering peaks and deep valleys of the Alborz range. The day ends with a drive back to Tehran. O/N Tehran.

Enghlab 4* Hotel; http://enghelab.pih.ir/

Laleh 5* Hotel;  http://www.lalehhotels.com/

*If you so desire this tour can be extended to allow you to visit Shiraz or Isfahan

Day 05: Tehran – Departure

Transfer to Tehran International Airport for your departure from Iran.

Suitable time for Ski could be 15 December to 15 February.