Sahand Ski Resort

 

Sahand is a massive, heavily eroded stratovolcano in East Azerbaijan Province , northwestern Iran . At 3,707 m (12,162 ft), it is the highest mountain in the province of East Azarbaijan.

It is one of the highest mountains in Iranian Azerbaijan , in addition to being an important dormant volcano in the country. The Sahand mountains are directly south of Tabriz , the highest peak of which is Kamal at an elevation of 3,707 m.. Approximately 17 peaks can be accounted for as being over 3,000 m. in height. Due to the presence of a variety of flora and fauna, the Sahand mountains are known as the bride of mountains in Iran.

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