Damavand Mountaineering in 7 Days
Day 1: ARRIVAL IN TEHRAN
Arrival at 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
Today, we have a half day city tour of Tehran to visit Sa’dabad and Niavaran Palaces. These palaces are full of stories about contemporary history of Iran, particularly Pahlavi dynasty, the last monarchs of Iran. Then, we drive on to POLOUR Camp at the altitude of 2270. We stay the night in Polour climbing house.
Day 3: CLIMB TO BARGAH-E SEVOM SHELTER!
Using 4WD vehicles, we drive to Gousfand Sara Camp at the altitude of 3050m. Then, we climb up to Bargah-e Sevom Shelter (4200m) and stay the night in the shelter.
Day 4: ATTEMPTING THE PEAK
Early in the morning we attempt the peak at 5671m. Then, we climb down to Barghah-e Sevom Shelter
Day 5: CLIMBING DOWN
Having climbed down, we drive to Tehran.
Day 6: FULL DAY CITY TOUR OF TEHRAN
Our last day is a full day city tour of old Tehran. We first visit the only world heritage site in Tehran, Golestan Palace where historic events such as the ratification of 1906 Constitution was occurred. Archeological Section of National Museum displaying objects from pre-historic periods till Islamic era is the second place. Then, we the Grand Bazaar of Tehran to visit.
Day 7: Fly back home
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6 night Accommodation
All transportation including transfer from/to hotel, Best quality land vehicle
Professional escorted Tour Guide of your choice language and trained driver
All entrance cultural sights fees as per the itinerary
Mid-day Refreshment including drinking water throughout
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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
Friday is weekend in Iran.
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