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Mount Damavand (5609m), 6-day trek with acclimatization

Our team of qualified guides want to take you trekking in Iran! Over the course of 6 days you will get to summit Mount Damavand.

Mountain RangeAlborz
Duration6 days
Offer periodJul, Aug
Skill LevelIntermediate
Fitness LevelFit
Type of tripNot specified

Highlights

  • Summit Mount Damavand, the highest volcano in Asia!

  • Sightsee in Tehran

  • Experience Iranian culture with a local guide!

Description

Have you ever wanted to go trekking in Iran? Then join one of our local guides on this 6-day trekking adventure to Mount Damavand!

Mount Damavand (5609m) is the highest point in the Middle East and is located near the capital city of Tehran.

On this 6-day trek, you will have the opportunity to both hike and sight-see in Iran.  After dipping your toes into Iranian culture, our local guide will take you for an acclimatizing hike in Polour. Then, from there, you will begin your trek over a course of few days to summit the incredible Mount Damavand–the tallest volcano in Asia!

Request to book this trip and climb the most famous mountain in Iran!

Meeting point

Tehran

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Itinerary

Day 1: Arrive in Tehran

Arrive in Tehran and sight-see. Overnight in a local guesthouse.

Day 2: Polour

We will climb starting at 3400m and finished at 4100m on a nice peak. From there, we will go to Polour. Overnight in the mountain lodge (2200m).

Day 3: Trek begins

We will go to our base camp by  car (one hour) early in the morning. Our 4-5 hour trek begins from base camp at 3040m and will take us up to the advanced camp (Bargah-e Sevvom) at 4200m.

Day 4: Acclimatization day

After a restful sleep and a relaxed breakfast, the team will climb 400-600m for acclimatization. We will return to camp later that day.

Day 5: Summit Day

Our team will leave early in the morning for the summit. The trek will take between 6-8 hours depending on the pace. Overnight stay at the advanced camp.

Day 6: Return to basecamp

Our team will return back down to the basecamp (3 hours). We will then enjoy a trip to a hot spring. Overnight in the mountain lodge(2200m).


About the guide

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We are a team of Mountain Leaders who are passionate about sharing the mountains and warm, friendly culture of Iran with visitors from around the world. We love being outdoors and lead ski, trekking, rock climbing, ice climbing, mountain biking, cycling, canyoning and caving tours all around Iran.

We run tours in all four seasons and work every day to put Iran on the map as a top outdoor adventure destination. Come and see what you have been missing here in Iran!

My name is Hamed, and along with Hussein, I co-created Iran Plateau - a Tehran based guiding agency who leads outdoor activities and adventures throughout the country. I also serve as the president of the National Mountain Leaders Association here in Iran.

We love what we do and look forward to having you join us.


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Prices per person

Group of 1

EUR 928 each

Group of 2

EUR 825 each

Group of 3

EUR 722 each

Group of 4

EUR 619 each

Group of 5

EUR 552 each

Group of 6

EUR 516 each

Group of 7

EUR 490 each

Group of 8

EUR 459 each

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Price includes

• Guiding fee

• Accommodation

• Transport during the trip

• Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Price details

• Price does not include: visa fee, personal equipment, insurance, permit (50USD per person)


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