Hiking in the mountains of Iran, with Mount Damavand in the background. Photo: Farzin Malaki Hiking in the mountains of Iran, with Mount Damavand in the background. Photo: Farzin Malaki
Hiking in the mountains of Iran, with Mount Damavand in the background. Photo: Farzin Malaki

Iran offers stunning trekking, but can its fledgling tourism sector survive the coronavirus pandemic?

  • Multi-day hikes take visitors into pristine mountains and forests, staying in local homes and camping with nomadic tribes
  • With the nuclear agreement in pieces and sanctions in place, the outbreak is not the only thing preventing a boom in arrivals

Topic |   Iran
Hiking in the mountains of Iran, with Mount Damavand in the background. Photo: Farzin Malaki Hiking in the mountains of Iran, with Mount Damavand in the background. Photo: Farzin Malaki
Hiking in the mountains of Iran, with Mount Damavand in the background. Photo: Farzin Malaki
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