The trip has been designed for who would like to have a short and exciting mountain biking activity in Iran and designed for bikers who crave adventure and shivers down your spine amazing off the beaten tracks. This trip is a two days adventure mountain biking for who has experience in mountain biking. The region of biking is in Lavasanan district, and Lavasan is in the center of that, where the Caravan Kooch office is there (Adventure Iran). The planned tour is starting from Tehran and transfer you to Lavasan with an hour distance and after two days mountain biking in mountainous regions and transfer back to Tehran. The first day plan is mountain biking through a canyon in a protected area and the route is alongside of a river with passing a waterfall and a couple of villages on the way. After one night staying in a village in mountainous region, we will have another mountain biking in different region with different terrain. The second day is ascending to the highest point of the road and downhill on a single track all the way to a small forest. At the end of biking, we reach to a lake and we will enjoy the beautiful landscape and it might to do swimming in the lake if the weather permits. Adventure Iran will provide all of the equipment like Mountain bike, helmet, flat tire kit and a local guide. We will pick you up from your hotel in Tehran in the early morning of the first day and we will drop you off Tehran by the evening of the second day. The first day will cover 26 km mixed of paved and single track road and in some parts, we have to carry our bikes in the canyon and river. You have to be prepared to get wet a couple of times in the first day. Its 950 m ascending and 560 m descending. The second day is a combination of asphalt, dirt road and single track. The length of biking for this day is 30 km with 910 m descending and 860 m ascending. We will run all year this trip and each season has their own beauty. If you are visiting in late autumn or winter, please bring your warm fleece and rain cover as it might to have rain or snow during those seasons. Also there is two different 2 and 3 day single-track tours and you can find under the tab of CYCLING in Adventure Iran web site.
Is an affluent town of Lavasanat district in Northeast of the capital city of Tehran, located in central Alborz mountain range, surrounded by high altitude mountains, protected area and national parks, all crisscrossed with off-road adventure and trails. There is a great wide range of mountain biking routes in this area for beginning cyclists up to professional mountain bikers who visiting Iran specially Tehran and has no idea about what activity to do as an entertainment. It’s only 35 km far from Tehran downtown which takes around 1 hour to reach Lavasan town.
The area covers a variety of different landscapes and ecosystems which include forests and orchards, beautiful streams, springs and lakes. In spring, the villages in Lavasanat are covered by many different plants and flowers and more water flows in the rivers. During the night, the temperature is a little cold but day temperature is pleasant. In summer, when Tehran is really hot, the temperature of the villages is enjoyable because of the mountains around which makes it perfect for Mountain Biking activity. Autumn is one the best times for adventurous riders and we have colorful nature and breezy weather in the mountain area.
In Lavasanat and villages around, there are wide ranges of offers for whom would like to cycle on the asphalt road between villages and those seeking challenging mountain biking on a single-track. Just visit Adventure Iran website to find your suitable cycling tour. Also biking terrain depends on each tour can be on single-track, dirt roads with some parts on age-old mule routes and paved roads between villages or combination of a couple of them. For more information, please check the detail itinerary or contact us for more information.
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