Damavand Mountain located in the central part of Alborz mountain Range, about 80 Km North-East of Tehran. It is a 5671m extinct volcano which is the highest volcano in Asia and the second highest volcano in the northern hemisphere and the highest mountain in Iran. Damavand Mountain has a narrow summit crater which is always covered with snow-cap and usually cloud all year around which is visible far from 250 km in a clear day. It has mild slopes but climbing Damavand is a physical tough challenge. Still the main challenge of ascending Damavand is acclimatization. There are 16 known paths to the peak with different difficulties. The most popular one is from southern face with 3 camps/ shelters to the summit. We will provide you with our tour package exactly from this path.
Itinerary of Mountain Climbing Package
|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)|
|From Haraz road, you will be transferred to camp 1 Polour hut and then drive to camp 2 Goosfandsara (2900m). (Overnight Camp 2)|
|Early in the morning you will climb to camp 3 Bargah-e Sevvom (4220m) and the rest of the day spend for acclimatization. (Overnight Camp 3 Bargah-e Sevvom)|
|Today is a Day of Victory. You will leave camp 3 to conquer Damavand peak at the altitude of 5671. Rest for a while, take some photos and descend to camp 2 Goosfandsara. (Overnight Camp 2 Goosfandsara)|
|You will be transferred to camp 1 Polour hut and then to your hotel in Tehran respectively. (Overnight Hotel in Tehran)|
|You will be transfer to the airport.|
- 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 July, August, September.
Recommended Things to Bring
- Warm Wind proof Jacket with Hood
Gloves, Goggles & Warm Hat
- 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 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.