ALAM KOUH MOUNTAINEERING
Day 1: ARRIVAL IN TEHRAN
Arrivalat Imam Khomeini Airport.Our tour guide will be waiting for us at airport to greet and welcome us. Then, we will be transferred to hotel.
Day 2: HALF DAY CITY TOUR OF TEHRAN
Half day city tour of Tehran to visit Golestan Palace, the only world heritage site in Tehran. This old palace is one of first buildings constructed in Tehran and it is full of stories about the contemporary history of Iran, particularly from Qajar to Pahlavi dynasties. Then, we drive on to KELARDASHT, in MAZANDARAN Province, via one of most scenic roads in Iran, i.e Chalous Road.
Day 3: CLIMBING TO HESAR CHAL CAMP
In the morning, we move out towards Roudbarak and Vandarbon, rural areas with wonderful landscapes and breathtaking nature. We use 4WD Vehicles to get to scenic valley of Tang-e Galou. From there on, we start climbing to get to Hesar Chal Camp at 4100 altitude at the proximity of Hesarchal Lake.
DAY 4: ATTEMPTING THE PEAK
Today, attempt the 4850m Peak of ALAM KOUH. It is the second highest peak in Iran after Damavand Mountain. The peak is famous for its northern wall making it a perfect place for rock climbing in Iran.Having touched the peak and experienced the view we climb down to the Hesar Chal Camp.
Day 5: CLIMBING DOWN AND DRIVING TO TEHRAN
Today, we have a hill and forest trekking to get down to Tange Galou. Then, we get on our 4WD vehicles to drive back to Vandarbon and then drive on to Tehran.
Day 6: Transfer to Airport and fly back home.
| Visa Application Process
All transportationincludingtransfer from/to hotel, Best quality land vehicle
Professional escorted Tour Guide of your choice language and trained driver
All cultural sights entrance fees as per the itinerary
Mid-day Refreshment including drinking water throughout
| International flight
Visa fee payable when collecting your visa from an Iranian embassy or consulate or upon arrival
Tip for guide and/or driver
Entrance fees for sights not included in the itinerary
The itinerary has the possibility to change depending on date & time of arrival & departure
The price is valid from 5 April. 2016 to 15 March. 2017
Friday is weekend in Iran.
Golestan Palace is closed on Sundays
States offices, administration, post office and banks are generally open from 7: 30-12: 00 and reopen after a lunch break until 16:00. Thursdays arethe working hours until 12:00.
On 03.27 June. 31. July and 11/12 October 29. December 2016, all tourists’ sights are closed in Iran.
Each two persons will be accommodated in a single tent
Climbers will be treated with a light meal instead of lunch
Alam Kouh Climbing fee is 30 dollars for each person