Damavand tour

Damavand

Damavand

$780

/ per person

Hard

Damavand with its snow-capped peak is the highest mountain of Iran and is the place for you to enjoy
the beautiful wild nature around it. Summiting Damavand with 5610m altitude and having a cultural
tour of Tehran is included in this package.

Iran is located in western Asia with more than 82 million population. Iran is the second largest country
of the Middle East and the 17th largest one in the world. Iran is a marvellous country surrounded by
stunning forests, jungles, mountains, and seas. Its culture, history, and architecture goes back to ages
ago. It`s a country well-known for its hospitable and warm-blooded people.

Two first-rated mountains of Iran are Damavand with 5671 m and Alam Kuh with 4848 m altitude.

Damavand is a breathtaking mountain in Alborz mountain range. It`s located in Mazandaran province.
Damavand is known to be the highest mountain of Iran and middle east with 5610 m altitude.

7

Popular

Starting Point

Tehran

Ending Point

Tehran

Accommodation

Tehran: 3 nights hotel, 3 nights shelter

Included

Professional Mountain Guide with Climbing Instruction Certificate.

Transportation

Permits for Entering Each Region.

Beverages

Accommodations (Hotel, Villa, Lodge, Shelter, Camp, Tent)

Professional Cultural Guide for City Tours.

Permits for Ascend.

Meals

Entrance Fee to Visited Sites.

Not Included

Hotel Reservation Extra to the One Mentioned in the Itinerary.

Visa Fee.

Any Extra Request Not Mentioned in Itinerary.

Ski and Trekking Equipment.

Tips to Guides and Staff.

Single Room Supplement.

Personal Travel Insurance.

Coffee House Services.

Tour Plan


Day 1 :


You will enter Tehran (about 1118 m above the sea) and we will come and get you from IKA and transfer you to your hotel.

Day 2 :


The very next morning we`ll leave the hotel to drive (about 2 hours) to Polour (2200 m) then we`ll drive (about 1 hour) to Gosfandsara (3000 m) which is a shelter. At this point we will trek to Barge Sevom (4200 m) shelter and spend the night in the shelter.
All meals included.

Day 3 :


Today is our acclimatization day so we will trek to 4600 m altitude and come back and spend the night in the shelter.
All meals included.

Day 4 :


Early in the morning ascending towards the summit will initiate. Lunch will be served at the top of the mountain. Then descending to the shelter (4200 m). The overnight will be in the shelter.
All meals included.

Day 5 :


After having some rest trekking (about 2 hours) towards Gosfandsara (3200 m) will take place. After getting to Gosfandsara, we`ll drive (about 1 hour) to Polour (2300) with 4X4 cars to Polour. From Polour we`ll drive to Tehran (1118 m) (about 2-3 hours). As soon as we get to Tehran, we`ll transfer you to the hotel. So that you get ready for tomorrow`s city tour. The overnight will be in a hotel.
All meals included.

Day 6 :


City touring of Tehran will show you the roots of history, architecture and Iranian culture that is streaming through the country. Golestan palace, Niavaran palace, and Tehran Grand Bazar will be visited. The overnight will be in the hotel.
All meals included.

Day 7 :


It`s farewell time! We`ll transfer you to IKA and hopefully will see you again.

locations:

About Iran:

Iran is situated in Western Central Asia in the area commonly referred to as the Middle East. It was geographically known as Persia until as recently as the twentieth century. In the North and Northwest, it is bordered by the Caspian Sea, Azerbaijan (not to be confused with its own Iranian Azerbaijan region), Armenia and the autonomous Nakhchivan enclave. To the West lie Turkey and Iraq. Its southern boundaries extend to the scenic shores of the Persian Gulf and Gulf of Oman. It is adjacent to Afghanistan and Pakistan in the East and Turkmenistan to the Northeast.

Weather and Seasons:

Iran is one of the only countries in the world which has the complete four seasons.In summer, the weather can be cool as well as warm, and in the cold winters, it can be mild.A large part of the country suffers great extremes of heat and cold between summer and winter and rainfall is mainly confined to winter and spring. Summers are warm to hot with virtually continuous sunshine, with high humidity on the southern coasts. Very high temperatures can be experienced along the Persian Gulf and Oman Sea with a danger of heat exhaustion. Winter weather is very changeable with some mild, wet spells but also some very cold periods with frost and snow. A small area along the Caspian coast has a very different climate, here rainfall is heaviest from late summer to mid winter but falls throughout the year.

Keep in Mind

When planning the tours, we do consider all the possibilities that might affect the tour. Unexpected incidents like geographical, political, and social can cause some changes in the tour.
During fall and winter ascends, due to the unstable weather condition we have a day as “reservation day”. The cost of this day is nonrefundable and is added to the total cost of the trip and even if it is not used the money will not be given back to the tourist.
Our tours are absolutely tailor made and any changes that you have in mind will be applied to the tour. You can add or omit acclimatization day, cultural tours, and extend or shorten the days of your tour.
When there is a need to ascend to the shelter extra luggage will be transferred by mules and you will have light backpack with just essentials.
As the law of the Islamic country female tourists must have hijab. Scarf, long sleeve blouse which are up to mid-thigh length, and pants are required. Men shall not wear shorts in public places.
Iran`s currency may seem a tad difficult to follow but you will get used to as you shop once or twice. The formal format and name of Iranian money is Rial but Tooman is common between people. (10,000 Rials = 1,000 Tooman)

Roads from Tehran to Polour is asphalted road in a good condition.
Polour to Gosfandsara is a dirt road which is relatively paved and a 4X4 is used for transfer.

About Equipment

Wicking base layers (synthetic or wool)
Fleece jacket or vest
Fleece pants
Insulating jacket (down or poly fill)
Insulating hat, cap, balaclava or headband
Sun-shielding hat or cap
Socks (synthetic or wool) plus spares
Gloves or mittens
Gaiters
Rain jacket with hood (or soft shell)
Waterproof pants or bibs
Bandana or Buff (neck or face gaiter)
Map
Compass
Sunscreen
Sunglasses, goggles or glacier glasses
Lip balm
Headlamp or flashlight
Extra batteries
First-aid kit
Matches
Knife
Duct tape
Rope
Helmet
Harness (with adjustable leg loops)
Boots (crampon-compatible)
Crampons
Ice axe (with leash)
Belay/rappel device
Pulley
Climbing pack
Route description or guidebook
Locking carabiner(s)
Nonlocking carabiners
Runners—singles and doubles
Prusik cords
Hand protection (athletic tape, gloves)
Signaling mirror
Crevasse rescue gear
Avalanche transceiver
Shovel
Probe

Book This Tour

Arrange your trip in advance - book this tour now!

+
-
the number of captcha

Comments

Post a Comment

the number of captcha

Sign up for our newsletter

Khafr

Kuh-e Dinar

Zagros mountain range

Hezarcham

Gardone Kuh

Khersan-e Jonobi

Setare

Marjikesh

Koloun Chi peak

Shah Mansouri peak

Bazar of Isfahan

Gonbad Kavous

Agh Ghala

Gomishan Tape

Bandar Torkaman

Khalid Nabi Tomb

Khalid Nabi Cemetery

Ali Abad-e-Katul Waterfall

Kandovan

Kabood Mosque

Elgoli Park

Bazar of Tabriz

Tabriz International Airport

Sahand

Tabriz

Gorgan

Barm Firuz

Ardakan

Darreh Eshgh

Naghan

Sheykh Ali Khan

Koohrang

Khozestan

Shahre Kord

Chahar Mahal Bakhtiari

Tehran Grand Bazar

Changiz Chal

Gole Zard

Lasem

Kuh-e-Khersan

Takht-e-Soleyman

Alamut Castle

Shahar Yeri

Pirazmiyan

Onar

Qotur Suyu

Sardabe

Sultan Amir Ahmad Bazar

Sa`dabad Palace

Sialan

Haniz

Gazorkhan

Ovan Lake

Khur Salt Lake

Gandom Beryan

Ganjali Khan Square

Moayedi Icebox

Shahzadeh Mahan Historical Garden

Fath- Abad Garden

Kalouts

Kerman

Shorabil

Jame Mosque of Ardabil

Sheikh Safi al-din Ardabili Mausoleum

Tabatabaee House

Abbasian House

Tepe Sialk

Aga Bozorg Mosque

Sultan Amir Ahmad Bathhouse

Borujerdi House

Fin Garden

Isfahan Music Museum

Vank Cathedral

Hasht Behesht Palace

Khajo Bridge

Siyose Pol

Imam Mosque

Jome Mosque

Ali Qapo Palace

Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque

Naqshe Jahan Square

Isfahan International Airport

Hyrcania

Hesarchal

Tange Galoo

Kelardasht

Vandarbon

Alborz mountain range

Bargah Sevom

Polour

Mazandaran

Barbar Castle

Shahar Yeri

Pirazmiyan

Niavaran Palace

Tajrish Bazaar

Golestan Palace

Meshgin Shahr

Shabil

Mehrabad Airport

Chelgerd

Sheykh Ali Khan Waterfall

Chama Ice Cave

Choghakhor Lagoon

Pasargadae World Heritage Site

Perspolis

Naranjestan Qavam

Arg-e-Karim Khan

Nasir Al-Mulk Mosque

Eram garden

Hafez Tomb

Shiraz International Airport

Chehel Sotoon

Zarabad

Gosfandsara

IKA

Zagros Mountains

Alamut

Doberar

Dena

Zard Kuh

Varzaneh

Shahdad

Matin Abad

Abyaneh

Mesr

Sabalan

Shiraz

Isfahan

Kashan

Damavand

Alam Kuh

Tehran

Ardabil