Ab Ali Ski Area

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the first ski slope to install mechanical ski lifts in the country near capital city Tehran. This small piste is the birthplace of modern ski and the base of winter sport in Iran, its slopes are suitable for beginner skiers. 

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  • Ab Ali Ski Area
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It has a training site with skilled coaches giving good opportunity for newcomers to learn ski. Located 70 Km NE of Tehran on the Haraze Road, it is the closest ski piste to Damavand.

  • Background information

    Abali piste is the first ski resort in Iran. it was built in 1953
  • Best time

    Skiing season varies from December to March.
    Open to Public: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.
  • Recommendation

    Abali is in a touristic zones with a cool temp in summer which offers some wonderful non-skiing interests such as hiking & trekking, climbing and thermal spring water he beautiful Mosha Village with lots of villas, many traditional restaurants and recreational facilities, making this region much unique from other ski fields in Iran. See also Ab-Ali Weather Forecast.
  • More Info

    Abali Resort Facts and Statistics
    - surface lifts, Gonola, Cable Cars
    - Restaurants
    - Hotel
    Targeted Activities
    Hiking, trekking, mountaineering, winter sport, skiing, snowboarding, off-piste skiing, down hill skiing, boarding.
    Other sports activities in the resort, tennis, horse riding and gliding.

    Quick Facts
    Oldest sk resort in Iran, built in 1953
    Altitude: 2650m
    Vertical Drop: 250m
    Highest Lift: 2650m
    Lowest Piste: 2400m
    Resort Altitude: 2250m
    Snow Depths: 1 to 2m
    Skiing at night: No
    Distance from Tehran: 70km
  • Cons

    Very crowded in winter
  • By Car travel by road to Haraz Road . Only accessible by road and can be reached by coach or car. The journey time is about 60 to 80 minutes drive from Tehran, about 70 Km. After a heavy snowfall, snow chains may be necessary for some part of the journey.

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