Bel Mountain located on the north of Shiraz city (~280km) and nearby Eqlid city, is the highest peak of Zagros Mountain Range in Fars province (3965m). To reach the summit of Bel there are several paths, some of them need rock climbing but the ordinary way to the peak is quite simple and perfect for amateurs and even beginners.
Itinerary of Mountain Climbing Package
|Arrival in Shiraz. You will be met and welcome at Shiraz International Airport and the rest of the day you will visit Hafez Mausoleum and Arg of Karim Khan. In the afternoon you will transferred to the Inn in Eqlid city (~270km, 4hours). (Overnight an Inn in Eqlid)|
|Early in the morning you will drive to end of the road near by Eqlid which is a parking lot for those who want to climb Bel. From this point to the peak (3965m) is about 5 hours, considering two stops midway .After spending some time taking photos and enjoying from landscape ,you will back to starting point(~3hours). After climbing Bel you will drive back to Shiraz.( Overnight Shiraz)|
|In this day you will be transferred to airport but our advice is to spend more days in Iran and benefit from our nearby tour packages like Camping with Nomads or Shiraz, Yazd city tours .|
- All Transfers
- Portage ( Carring Equipment & Supplies by Beasts)
- Travel Insurance
- Free Visa support
- Professional Mountain Climbing Guide & Driver
- Food Supplies
- Water Supplies
- Camping Facilities (camping tents and sleeping bags)
- Entrance fees
Best climbing months are June, July, August, and September.
Recommended Things to Bring
- Warm Wind proof Jacket with Hood (In Cold Months)
- Gloves, Goggles & Warm Hat (In Cold Months)
- Walking socks , comfortable Climbing boots
- Sunscreen, Lip Slave
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 .
- 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 Shiraz there is a good chance to spend one more day visiting the capital city of Iran with our Shiraz City Tour Package.
- This tour package can be extended for professional mountain climbers.