Ararat and Damavand Together Climbing

Day 1
Pickup from the airports in Agri, Igdir or Van. They are all located in the Doğubeyazıt neighborhood. Check-in at the hotel, dinner.

Day 2
After breakfast, we will set off towards Ararat to start the trek to the first camp, which is located at an altitude of 3 200 meters. The horses will transport heavy luggage. The trek will take up to 6 hours. After reaching the camp, the cook will prepare dinner, and in the meantime, we will settle in tents.

Day 3
Again, after the breakfast, we will set off to the second camp, at an altitude of 4,200 meters. Once again, the horses will help in transporting heavy luggage to the next camp. The road will take us up to 5 hours. Like the day before, the cook will prepare the meal. The rest of the time is dedicated to rest before the day of the peak attack.

Day 4
Wake up around midnight. We leave after breakfast. The way to the top takes 5 to 7 hours. After reaching the summit, we return to the second camp for a rest and a meal, and then start the trek back to the first camp.

Day 5
Return to the hotel in Doğubeyazıt. Free time.

Day 6
A day of exploring the surroundings. We adjust the program to the group. Among the possibilities: a Kurdish barbeque at Lake Balık Gölü, Ishak Pasha Palace, the Tomb of Ahmad Xani – a Kurdish poet, Noah’s Ark National Park in the area Üzengili villages, a visit to a Kurdish village with a traditionally prepared meal and much more (some options may be additionally paid).

Day 7
Transfer from Turkey to Iran. Flight from Bazargan to Tehran. Then transfer to the hotel.

Day 8
After breakfast, we will set off towards Damavand to start trekking to the first camp – Goosfand Sara, which is located at an altitude of 3,040 m. The horses will transport heavy luggage. After reaching the camp, the cook will prepare dinner, and in the meantime we will settle in tents / shelters.

Day 9
Once again, after eating breakfast, we will go for an acclimatization walk to the height of 4,000 m. Return to the first camp.

Day 10
Trek to the second camp – Bargah Sevom at an altitude of 4,236 m. Once again, the horses will help in transporting heavy luggage to the next camp. The cook will prepare the meal.

Day 11
Wake up around midnight. We leave after breakfast. The way to the top takes 7 to 8 hours. After reaching the summit, we return to the second camp for a rest and a meal, and then start the trek back to the first camp.

Day 12
Descent from the massif and transfer to Tehran. Free time.

Day 13
All day exploring Tehran and learning about Persian culture, incl. Tehran Bazaar, Golestan Palace, National Jewels Museum and many more.

Day 14
The day of return. Drop off at the airport OR continue exploring Iran.

Included

  • All transfers
  • 2 nights at a hotel in Doğubeyazıt
  • 2 nights at a hotel in Tehran
  • All meals in the mountains
  • Hotel breakfasts
  • Guides
  • Cook
  • Camp equipment
  • Tents
  • Horse transport
  • Permits/reporting the exit to the relevant services in Ararat
  • Admission tickets on sightseeing days
  • Flight ticket from Bazargan to Tehran

Not included

  • Flight tickets
  • Insurance
  • Visa (possible help in coordinating the purchase of tickets)
  • Meals in the city
  • Personal expenses
  • Damavand permit

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