Chitgar is one of the greatest and most popular parks in Tehran. It is situated in Tehran's province, Iran. It is actually an artificial forest park that covers a dozen square kilometers of land. It lies within Tehran's district 22. It has wonderful things to enjoy, from a man-made lake to a great park for picnicking and a wonderful bike track for speed enthusiasts. It has a horseback, riding ranch, a long cycling ramp and much more, all within easy access because the subway station leading right to it.
A man-made lake is planned for construction between the two Chitgar hills. The lake has an area of about 160 hectares with capacity to hold 10 million Ch.M. of water which not only feeds groundwater, but also purifies Tehran air. Chitgar Lake, also known as the lake of Martyrs of the Persian Gulf is an artificial and recreational lake located in the north of Chitgar Park. The huge park is irrigated by the rivers Kan and Vardavard. About 80% of the lake water comes from the Kan Creek and the rest of it comes from central areas and surface runoffs of the district.
My wife and I spent two weeks in Iran on tour with Ahmad in May this year. We so enjoyed his knowledge and company and driving us around to suit our interests. We also went to places like Kerman, Yazd, Shiraz, Isfahan and Tehran. One...More
At the beginning we were scared to have a guide driving the two of us for two weeks. What if we don't like each other? It turned out that Ahmad is an excellent guide not because he possesses a lot of knowledge about his country...More
The tour with Ahmad was part of a three week tour around ( part ) of the country. We have been in many places and met nice people. I have enjoyed my time. He knows the country and want to share it. Great ! I...More
Had a great time in Tehran with Ahmad Janati-he took us all over Tehran. It was an amazing experience. The people were so nice-even for a big city such as Tehran. Ahmad accommodated all of our requests for the things we were interested in seeing-Shah's...More
Thank you for the best trip of my life, Ahmad and Iran!! Iran was at once everything I had hoped and not at all what I expected. It is an exceptionally beautiful country with an equally warm and inviting population. The delicious food doesn't hurt...More
I visited Iran with a slovenian agency and Ahmad Janati was our tour guide. I would definitely recommend him, as he possesses a huge amount of knowledge in history, politics, culture,... His English is very good, which makes things a lot easier for you when...More