Mon Apr 1, 2013 1:40PM
New Guinness World Record for the largest ice cream cup set in Tehran. On Monday, one day before the last day of the Nowruz holidays, one of Iran’s ice cream companies unveils a new world record for ice cream in a cup. Thousands of Iranians hiked the Tochal Mountain trail in Velenchak north of Tehran to watch the event. Special talent shows were also held as many from young to old came to enjoy this record setting day. The new Guinness World Record set at 5,000 tons was unveiled in chocolate flavor. The event organizer explained the importance of this day. After the unveiling everybody more excited as all participants received free ice cream. As many Iranians are travelling throughout the country for Nowruz, some decided to enjoy what the capital has to offer.