Classic MOUNT DAMAVAND Trip, Hike Damavand Mount
Hike Damavand Iran "the Tallest Mount in Middle East" with Our Classic Damavand Trip
Classic Damavand Trip brief introduction
Climb Mount Damavand, located in the northeast of the Iranian capital, Tehran, in four days and three nights with our expert mountaineers making sure you have a successful and safe summit. The Classic “Damavand trip”, one of our most sought-after tours, is designed for people who want to conveniently as well as efficiently hike Damavand, the highest peak in the Middle East.
Your acclimatization process will be dutifully carried out by our expert mountaineers who know the Damavand trek like the back of their hands and are best at what they do. Almost all the time, we successfully climb Damavand Mount, which is about 5671 meters high.
Your itinerary, carefully designed by our team after years of experience of Damavand trekking, will help us create a memorable journey to the “roof of Iran”; Mount Damavand climb journey will probably stay with you long after you have left Iran. With Alibabatrek experts alongside you during every step of this gigantic mountain, you will comfortable summit in your Damavand trip.
Classic Damavand Trip At a Glance
Day 1: Drive to Rineh; Transfer to base camp (almost 3100m), Acclimatization.
Day 2: Trek to the shelter (almost 4200m); Acclimatization.
Day 3: Climb Damavand Mount Summit (almost 5671m); descend to the village.
Day 4: Drive back to Tehran.
Climb Damavand Itinerary
For your first of your Damavand tour, at 9:00 in morning, we will start driving from Tehran for about 3 hours to Polur, a small village on the way to Damavand trekking route. We well have lunch in a local restaurant, before drive out to the base camp of southern trekking route of Mount Damavand climb named Goosfandsara (meaning Sheep Pasture) or locally called The Mosque at almost 3100m with 4WD vehicles (approx. 45 minutes). We will have acclimatization, so we will trek up to almost 3800m which will take us almost 2 hours. Finally, for the day, we will descend to the base camp, have a healthy dinner there, spend the overnight at base camp in the tents or a room in the Mosque.
- Accommodation: eithertents or room in Damavand Base camp
- Meals included:Lunch | Dinner
Day 2 Camp 3 or Bargah Sevom (almost 4200m)
On day 2, after having breakfast and handing the luggage to the porters we will leave the base camp at 8:00, trek to the Bargah Sevom or camp 3 shelter at almost 4200m which will take us about 4 hours. After arriving at Camp 3 and having lunch in the shelter, we will rest for a while only to go for a short acclimatization trek up to almost 4900m. This trek will help better sleep in camp 3 for our tomorrow’s Mount Damavand Climb. After descending to the shelter to have dinner, we will sleep overnight in camp 3 either in tents or in shelter.
- Accommodation: eitherbeds or tents in Camp 3
- Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner
Day 3 Climb Damavand Mount Summit (almost 5671m) / Rineh
Today is our Mount Damavand Climb day. We will wake up at probably 5:00 in the morning, so we can have more daylight in our plan. We will leave shelter to have breakfast, Climb Damavand Mount which will take us almost about 5 or 6 hours to get to the highest point in Middle East. So, we will enjoy the great landscape from the top (depending on the weather conditions, of course), take lots of photographs as well.
Afterwards, we will start to descend to the shelter which will take us about 2 or 3 hours, so we will be there at about 12. Then, we will have a delicious lunch with some melon or watermelon as dessert, have some rest and then descend to the base camp at 4 (approx. 2 hours). We will drive to the guest house by 4WD cars, then we head to a local hot spring pool to have a relaxing swim after our intense few days. The waters of the spring emerge from under the Damavand Mount. Finally, we will have dinner at a local restaurant next to the hot spring pool, spend overnight Village, at the guest house.
- Accommodation:Guesthouse in Rineh
- Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner
Day 4 Rineh / Tehran
After having breakfast at 10:00 in the morning, we will go for a short sightseeing around the village for an hour to get to know the area a little bit. Before saying goodbye to Damavand, MountWe will pack our things up and leave for Tehran at about 12:00, so we will have lunch at a cozy local restaurant on the way back. We will say goodbye at the office by the afternoon.
- Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch
Classic Damavand Trip Equipment
Here is a check list of equipment that you need for our Mount Damavand trip:
- Base layers
- Backpack (35 to 45 Litre)
- Wind stoppers (polar jacket)
- Warm trekking pants
- Light down jacket
- Gore-Tex jacket (waterproof)
- Warm hat
- Trekking boots (waterproof)
- Sleeping bag with the comfort level of +10 to +5
- Warm gloves
- Sun creams
- Sticks, poles
Note: If you do not have one or any of these equipment you can rent from us.
Classic Damavand Trip Services
- Transfer from Tehran to Tehran by private Air-co Cars
- Damavand permit fees
- All accommodations (1-night at the base camp, 1-night at camp 3, 1-night at the guest house)
- Transfer to base camp and back by 4WD cars
- Full board (All meals are included)
- Entrance fees to the mineral hot spring pool
- An expert mountain guide
Classic Damavand Trip
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