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Alam Kuh Mountain Climbing Tour Package

Located on the north of Iran in middle Alborz Mountain Range in Takht-e Suleyman Massif, Alamkuh is the second highest mountain (4850m) and the most difficult one in Iran. Alamkuh ridge consist of 6 peaks , the highest one is Alamkuh summit itself (4850m) and 5 more peaks which are called Shakhaks ( means: horns) . Alamkuh has the most famous rock walls on its northern face that drop vertically 400-600 m into the upper portions of the Alam Chal Glacier. Although there are not the tallest walls in Iran but there is no wall in Iran located at such a high altitude as Alamkuh walls do.There are several paths to climb Alamkuh that can be divided to two groups.1est From northern face which are either mountain climbing plus rock climbing or only mountain climbing. 2nd From the southern face which are a bit easier than northern face  and only mountain climbing however To clime Alamkuh you have to be professional mountain climber. Here we will provide you two tour packages for both sides but both of them are only mountain climbing (no rock climbing).

Itinerary of Mountain Climbing Package

 »From North Face

day-1 Arrival in Tehran. You will be met and welcome at the airport and transferred to your hotel in Tehran. In the evening you will meet your tour guide and review your climbing program and inspect your facilities. (Overnight hotel in Tehran)
day-2 From Chalous road, you will be transferred Kelardasht Town, after some rest, you will drive to Rudbarak village (elevation: 1400m) and enjoy Roudbarak scenery. (Overnight Rudbarak Village) (Tehran- Rudbarak ~200km, 5hours) 
day-3Early in the morning you will leave Rudbarak to Vandarbon Village(2300m) either by car or on foot (12.7km), and from there you will trek to Sar chal Shelter (~10km), (3750m). (Overnight Sar chal Shelter)
day 4 In this day you will leave Sar chal Shelter to Alam chal Hut (4200m), midway you can climb Takht-e- Suleyman Peak (4659m) and then descend to Alam chal Hut (4200m). (Overnight Alam chal Hut)
day 5 Today is a Day of Victory. You will leave Alam chal to conquer Alam kuh peak at the altitude of 4848m, via Siahsang Mountain (4604m) Rest for a while, enjoy from the magnificent view of other peaks of the horns of Alam Kuh ( there are 5 more peaks right on Alam kuh rocky ridge) and descend to Sar chal Shelter (3750m). (Overnight Sar chal Shelter)
day 6 Good by Mountains, leaving Sar chal Shelter to Vandarbon Village and then to Rudbarak Village (either by car or on foot) respectively. (Overnight Rudbarak Village)
day 7 In this day you will be transferred to your hotel in Tehran (~200km,5hours). (Overnight  Hotel in Tehran)
day 0 You will be transfer to the airport.

 

 

»From South Face

day-1 Arrival in Tehran. You will be met and welcome at the airport and transferred to your hotel in Tehran. In the evening you will meet your tour guide and review your climbing program and inspect your facilities. (Overnight hotel in Tehran)
day-2 From Chalous road, you will be transferred Kelardasht Town, after some rest, you will drive to Rudbarak village (elevation: 1400m) and enjoy Roudbarak scenery. (Overnight Rudbarak Village) (Tehran- Rudbarak ~200km, 5hours)
day-3 Early in the morning you will leave Rudbarak to Vandarbon Village(2300m) either by car or on foot (12.7km), and from there you will drive some part of the way (~13km) and then trek(~5km) to Hesar chal (4147m).  (Or trek all the way~18km), (Overnight Hesar chal)
day 4 In this day you will trek to the north end of the valley of Khersan & Marjikesh Mountains, on the southern foothills of Alam Kuh, climbing Marjikesh Mountain 4580m and descend to the valley of Khersan & Marjikesh. (Overnight the valley of Khersan & Marjikesh)
day 5 Today is a Day of Victory. You will leave the Valley  to conquer Alam kuh peak at the altitude of 4848m, via Sothern Path .Rest for a while, enjoy from the magnificent view of other peaks of the horns of Alam Kuh ( there are 5 more peaks right on Alam kuh rocky ridge) and descend to Hesarchal (3750m). (Overnight Hesar chal)
day 6 Good by Mountains, leaving Hesarchal to Vandarbon Village (by car or on foot) and then drive to Rudbarak Village. (Overnight Rudbarak Village)
day 7 In this day you will be transferred to your hotel in Tehran(~200km,5hours). (Overnight  Hotel in Tehran)
day 0 You will be transfer to the airport.

 

Climbing Season

Best climbing months are  July, August.

Included Services

  • All Transfers
  • Lodging
  • Portage ( Carring Equipment & Supplies by Beasts)
  • Travel Insurance
  • Free Visa support
  • Professional Mountain Climbing Guide & Driver
  • Accommodation
  • Food Supplies
  • Water Supplies
  • Camping Facilities (camping tents and sleeping bags)

 Excluded Services

    • Entrance fees

Recommended Things to Bring

  • Warm Wind proof Jacket with Hood
  • Gloves, Goggles & Warm Hat
  • Walking socks , comfortable Climbing boots
  • Sunscreen, Lip Slave

Remark:

Any type of Climbing Equipment is on travelers. While in the Mountain, bring as much as you need . In most Iranian Mountains, you have the option to rent beasts to carry your equipment. So bringing your own equipment boosts the performance and enjoyment of your trip .

Note:

Alamkuh only commanded for professionals

Regarding your situation, this tour package can be booked as a standalone tour package or simply, you can combine this tour package to any of our well-designed Iran Tour Packages. While in Tehran there is a good chance to spend one more day visiting the capital city of Iran with our Tehran City Tour Package. This tour package can be done in less days by professional mountain climbers.


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