Dia forest (جنگل دیا)

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Dia forest (جنگل دیا)

Postby JeremyVaw » Sun Sep 02, 2018 11:12 am

Introduction: Forest path of Dia (مسیر جنگل دیا) is a beautiful hiking trails in the north of Iran, which every year attracts many enthusiasts.
To see this path, you must first go to the "Chalus" city or "Tonekabon" and begins walking.


Location: Between Chalus (City in Mazandaran Province) and Tonekabon (City in Pazandaran Province)

Walking path length: About 21 km (13 ml)

Days of trip: 3 Days from Tehran to Tehran (Without heavy traffic you need 5 hr driving from Tehran to Chalus. Depends on your speed ,20 hr walking)
Attention: In holidays there is heavy traffic in all roads around Tehran.

Best time to visit: May to October

Daily time visit: No limit, but in summer middle of the day maybe hot

Difficulty level: Moderately difficult (20 hr walking among jungle, night camping with no facilities)

Requirements: Guide or GPS track, water, food, warm and waterproof clothes and tent, waterproof shoes, satellite phone, headlamp

Legal permission need: No


Overall risk: River overflow in rain

Animal risk: There are a few number of wild animals like bear, wolf and leopard in this jungle. But no human attack has been reported.

Lost risk: Yes

Rescue: Yes, you can call 115 but rescue teams need a long time to find you because there is no road there.

GSM Mobile Antenna: No


Hotel: No hotel in the path

Village: No village in the path

Shop: No shop in the path

Gasoline: No gasoline in the path


Nearest airport: -

Nearest train station: No station less than 100 km (Nearest is Tabriz station)


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