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A Cloud Level View of the Iranian Plateau

Tehran, the largest city and capital of the Islamic Republic of Iran, fans out below the Arborz... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2018
Photospeaker
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Arlington, Virginia
Snowy Spring Experience

I went to Tochal resort and going up by tele cabin (cable car) up to station 7 where the snow lies... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2018
dedlib
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Jakarta, Indonesia
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Reviewed 13 October 2018

Tehran, the largest city and capital of the Islamic Republic of Iran, fans out below the Arborz (Erburz) Mountains at the northern edge of the vast and mostly arid Iranian plateau.  The first of the Qajar kings, Agha Mohammed Khan, named Tehran the country's capital...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Photospeaker
Reviewed 23 July 2018

I was so looking forward to going up Tochal again. The previous time I reached Station 5 but the upper statyion was shrouded in mist or cloud so I decided not to go higher. That was aSaturday in January. I checked the Tochal website and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Graham L
Reviewed 3 May 2018

I went to Tochal resort and going up by tele cabin (cable car) up to station 7 where the snow lies. It has 3 choices of station 3rd, 5th and 7th. in Spring you wont find anything in 3rd station. in 5th statsion you could...More

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank dedlib
Reviewed 4 April 2018

Highly recommended for everyone who loves mountain and a fresh air. You have 2 choices to reach the destination: 1. on foot 2. by telecabin

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Kiarash_Omrani
Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

We were walking on the snow early spring when we arrived station 7. Amazing ! I loved that. It was very cold, and we had not enough clothes. The shoes were not good too. We did not stay a long time and we came back...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Saeid_Nouri_Neshat
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Small ski station, but makes a great day trip! Going there from Tehran: Take metro line 1 to Tajrish (8.000 IRR). Then shared taxi/minibus to base of Tochal complex (25.000 IRR). Then walk 30 mins to telecabin station 1 or take a shuttle us (15.000)....More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Mgbouzas
Reviewed 25 February 2018

You can have multiple choices there: watching Tehran from a very unique view, Playing games, eating variety of foods and snacks, Chilling out, Talking with people, Climbing mountain, ...

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank kavehchamankar
Reviewed 13 November 2017

Clean air, splendid views over the city, tranquile once you find yourself on one of the many trails. It is possible to buy bread and some other food in case you did not buy everything you need for a hike into the surrounding mountains. The...More

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank Robert937
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Tochal complex is in the upper part of Tehran. Through a long trolley ride it will take you at the peak of the mountain which would have some snow even in summers. Not too many restaurants in the complex but a perfect place to go...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank val151
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Tochal and Velenjak are certainly good places to visit. For those who love stunning views, nice walks and a chance to see Tehran in a different light, this is a must. There is a walkway allowing people to walk to the top, or for the...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Rankasej
10 April 2018|
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Response from Kiarash_Omrani | Reviewed this property |
The best visiting time is in morning and you may have a lunch over there. Last timing for cable car is 5:00 pm. (depending on the day and weather situation) As for the exact timing for cable car please visit tochal... More
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MUBASSARY
16 June 2016|
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Response from Kiarash_Omrani | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, As for the time, it depends on your pace, but usually takes around 4 hours for an enough visit. It costs around 10 USD (this is an estimated cost including tax). As for the more information and getting every kind... More
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