Iran Eco Adventure
Climbing Alamkouh

Climbing Alamkouh

Trek to second highest point of Iran
350 یورو
3 Days Contact Iran Eco Adventure Code 3413 Book/Enquire
This tour at a glance
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  • Departure Date: 15-07-2021
  • Duration : 3 Days (3 Days & 2 Nights)
  • Activity: 4 / 5
  • Price: 350 یورو Book/Enquire


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Attractions

Alamkuh (4850 m) the second highest point of Iran is one of most attractive mountain in Alborz range. Not far from Caspian Sea shores this rocky mountain is very famous for its 600 m granite wall on its north face. It is surrounded by several incredible slender summits with magnificent landscape.

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Itinerary
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Day 1
Transfer to Tang-e Gelu & trek up to Hesarchal camp place.(O/N Tent Camp) (B,L,D)

Drive from Tehran to Vandarbon and after a transfer to Tang-e Gelu hiking up to Hesarchal camp(3800 m).The route goes along some nomads then passing along a small river originated from the melting snow, the sheep and goats grazing in the fields. Snow can be found here even in August. The rest of the day will be used for acclimatization. The camp is surrounded by mountains of 4000 meters high. Also several natural springs can be found in this area.
Day 2
Alamkouh Summit. (O/N Tent Camp) (B,L,D)

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
Day 3
Descend and drive to Tehran. (B,L,-)

Descend to Tang-e Gelu and drive back to Tehran
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Includes & Excludes

 

Included:

  • 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
Other Services

Two days Tehran Extension ;
320 Euro

Services include:

  1.  Airport Transfer on Arrival and Departure days
  2. Visa application process
  3. One day Visit highlights of Tehran 
  4. Two nights accommodation in Tehran

 

 

Meals & Food

Menu

Snack

Herbal tea, Nescafe, Tea, Biscuits, Chocolate, Candy, Pastry, Seasonal Fruit, Fruit Juice, Pistachios, Almond, Hazelnut, Peanut.

Breakfast

Tea and Nescafe, Processed Cheese, Cream, Local Butter, Honey, Sesame pudding (Halva Ardeh), Cucumber, Tomato, Scrambled Eggs, Lentil stew(Adasi), Organic Local Bread, Toast Bread, Nutella, Walnuts.

Lunch and Dinner (Main Course)

Soup, Pasta, Vegi-burger Sandwiches (KookooSabzi), Mashed Potato Sandwiches, Grilled Vegetables (Green beans, Carrots, Cauliflower), Chicken Sandwich, GhormehSabzi (Lamb Stew with beans) with Rice, Kalam Polo (Fried Cabbage with Rice), Chicken Kebab with grilled vegetables, Meatball Dish with Bread, Lamb Dish with Rice,

Lunch and Dinner (Starter and Dessert)

Seasonal Fruit, Olives, Bread, Shirazi Salad, Yogurt, Doogh (Yogurt Drink).

 

 

 

Meals Notes:

  • Snack: During climbing, you are served 3 - 4 types of Snack menu.
  • Breakfast: It is buffet including 4- 5 types of breakfast menu.
  • Lunch: One dish lunch with dessert at the base camp and picnic lunch during trek. They are chosen from lunch-dinner menu, regarding elevation and your activities as a daily fixed food by chef.
  • Dinner: Complete meal; soup in advanced camp, two/three dishes, salad and dessert. They are chosen from lunch-dinner menu, regarding elevation and your activities as a daily fixed food by chef.
  • You can have Tea, Nescafe and biscuit, unlimited and free of charge, all-day in base camp and advanced camp.
  • When you arrive to Base camp or advance camp, you are served by welcome herbal drinks.
  • We provide and use spring water for drinking and cooking in advance camp, that it is taken from mountain springs.
  • Any cold drinks as bottle water, Coke, beer, juice & … should be bought from base camp or advance camp shop separately.

 

 

Accommodations

 

Location

Hotel/Accommodation

Nights

Hesarchal

Camp

2

 





Terms and Conditions

Payment and Cancellation Policy
• After your final confirmation, we send you the invoice. You will pay 50% of total amount until 90 days
before arrival.
• Any cancellation before 90 days to arrival, has NO charge.
• Any cancellation between 89 days to 30 days prior to arrival date: 15% charge.
• You will pay the rest of 50% of amount and settle the invoice until 30 days before arrival.
• Any cancellation between 29 days to 15 days prior to arrival date: 50% charge.
• Any cancellation less than 14 days: 100% charge.


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