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Iran Eco Adventure

Mount Alamkouh Climbing

320 یورو
3 Days Contact Iran Eco Adventure Code 3199
This tour at a glance
Short review of key informations of the tour.
  • Departure Date: 2019-07-24
  • Duration: 3 Days (3 Days & 2 Nights)
  • Activity: 4 / 5
  • Price: 320 یورو


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Attractions

AlamKouh is a mountain of the Alborz Mountain Range in the north of Iran and the second highest peak in Iran. Alam literally translates to an object standing straight such as a flag; Kooh means mountain. The northern face of the mountain (a little toward north-west) is actually a giant vertical wall.

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Itinerary
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Day 1
Transfer from Tehran to Vandarbon, Transfer to Tang-e Gelu & trek to Hesarchal

Transfer from Tehran to Vandarbon in Kelardash area. Transfer to Tang-e Gelo by 4wd on dirt road, then 3-4 hours trekking up to Hesarchal camp at 3800m. Rest of the day at leisure.
Day 2
Alamkouh Summit

Ascending to the summit of Alumkouh 4860m, this will take 5-6 hours, which is situated North of the camp. Passing another glacier, a small path leads up to the summit.
Above 4300m we will not see any green anymore, this area is full of rocks and some snow. From the top the Caspian See can be seen. After the summit trekking down to Hesarchal camp.

Trek time: 5-6 hours ascending up to 4860 m, 3 hours descending to camp, and 2 hours to
Tang-e Gelu. Altitude gain: 1060 m

Day 3
Descend and drive to Tehran

After breakfast, have free time for photography and transfer to Tehran.
Includes & Excludes

 

Included:

  • Visa process
  • All daily meals & snacks as program.
  • Table & chair in camp, local house or shelter
  • Dinning tent, Kitchen tent & Toilet tent in privet camps
  • English speaking mountain guide during all days.
  • Assistant local mountain guide for each 5 PAX (for Damavand summit day, 1 assistant for each 4 pax)
  • Cook & experienced staffs in case of group size
  • Private air conditioned vehicle with experienced driver during the journey
  • Mules for carrying luggage (Each person 1 pack maximum 15 KG)
  • Pickup vehicle (4weel) for transferring on the dirt mountain road
  • All entrance fees for sightseeing as mentioned in program.
  • Alamkouh Permit fee.
  • VAT and all other taxes
  • Trekking tent with mattress for 2 persons sharing

Excluded:

  • Tips for guides and drivers
  • Extra accommodations in hotels or camps more than mentioned in itinerary.
  • insurance
  • International flights and airport taxes
  • Personal expenses or beverages
  • Personal climbing or ski gears such as sleeping bag, etc
  • Any individual transfer more than program
  • Extra expenses that aren't mentioned in the program.
  • Changing accommodation in case of client's request