Tehran to Mashhad road is one of the most crowded roads in Iran. There are some beautiful things in some of Tehran to Mashhad roads that you will not notice, when you passed 900 km! There are two routes from Tehran to Mashhad:
If you are going to Mashhad from this first route, it is better to know that this route is the source of the incidents for two reasons. First, a lot of traffic. The second is desert and uniformity of the route, which causes drivers to become tired and drowsy and these are resulted in some accidents. So be careful when crossing this road. The only good thing about this road is that you will travel less distance to reach Mashhad.
The benefits of this road can be noted in the beauty of the path that is prosperous and having good weather. If you wish, you can go to the sea on your way. Cities are close together in this direction. The only problem with this route is that you reach Mashhad about 5 hours longer. The most wonderful and spectacular attractions of this route is Golestan National Park. Golestan national park or Golestan forest is the protected area and located in the east of Golestan province and west of Khorasan-E-Shomali province. The main communication axis between Tehran and Mashhad passes through this forest. Golestan Park is the largest natural park in Iran. If the time is not important for you, go this road to Mashhad. Beauties of this road and delicious food along the way will make your journey more enjoyable.
Massive trees and green color of nature give a special calmness to the human soul. Walking among the tall, wind blowing among them، singing different birds , the singing of various birds and the voice of woodpeckers, all call people from crowded and stressful cities to these areas of emerald, so that you can breathe in the woods, and give a new soul to your body. Sometimes there are streams and waterfalls and springs among the forests, which, with their movements give freshness to the forests. All this makes the tourists from all parts of the world go to this green areas to spend their hours. And get out of bustle of cities and refresh their energy. you need to get around 965 km and 13 hours (by car) from Tehran to Mashhad, While passing through this route, you have to go further to reach Mashhad, but because of the beauty of the North Road, many people prefer to go to Mashhad this way.
Mashhad is one of the cities whose pilgrims are waiting for each season and time. There are three ways from Tehran to Mashhad.