Heyran gondola lift (Telecabine) is one of the most attractive tourist areas of Gilan province. Its inauguration dates back to around 2012. It is in the Alborz mountain range, where you can see Heyran road from a higher altitude. Heyran Road is one section in the central part of Astara city in the west of the Azerbaijani plateau. It is one of the tourist areas of Gilan province and the border of Ardabil province, also the Republic of Azerbaijan. This region is one of the unique regions in Iran and Gilan province in terms of climate and vegetation, which annually welcomes Iran and nature lovers.
Heyran gondola lift is located 35 km from Ardabil and Astara. If you want to go to the Heyran gondola lift from Ardabil city, it takes 25 minutes driving, and if you intend to travel from Gilan city, you can see the signs of the tourist complex of Heyran village after about 40 minutes driving. This area is equipped with a large private parking lot, and you can also take a taxi or bus from Ardabil or Astara. Heyran gondola lift is unique due to its exceptional geographical location and spectacular view. In the east, the Caspian Sea gondola lift, the city of Astara, and the spectacular road of Heyran, in the west and south of it, dense forests of Fandoqlu and from the north, the border cities of the Republic of Azerbaijan.
Travel to the Heyran gondola lift is about 12 minutes of driving. You can have a rest at Fandoqlu station and eat in the restaurants and cafes at the heart of nature. This telecobin is open daily from 8 am to 10 pm if the weather conditions are favorable. In this tourist village, you can also use the karting track that provides an opportunity for speed and excitement lovers. The first half of the year, the spring and summer, is the best time to visit this village. It is necessary to mention that even in the hottest months of the year, this region is cold, so you must have warm clothes. During the trip in the Heyran telecabin, you have a dreamy trip in the heart of the clouds; you can also visit the Shindan Castle belonging to the Sassanid era, which today is located in the Republic of Azerbaijan territory.