Iran hiking and trekking tours
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|Hiking package 1||6 Nights/7 days||More information
Arrive in Tehran. Welcoming by our representative who holds the sign of your name. Transfer to the hotel and take rest.
Half day Tehran city tour and meet in the afternoon to prepare for the next day’s departure for Iran’s second highest peak of Mt Sabalan.
After breakfast depart for Mehrabad Domestic Airport for a short flight to the historic city of Ardabil where we drive to the hot spring village of Shabil for the night. (B, L, D) the altitude (3548m).
The climb starts in the morning going past GhotourSoei and ShirvanDareh up to the shelter where we spend the night. The rest of the day is used to acclimatize to the altitude. (B, L, D)
Sabalan Peak (4811) / Mount Sabalan Shelter – The day is spent climbing to the peak, stopping along the way to enjoy the scenery surrounding this large dormant volcano. Return refuge and go swimming in the hot water pools in Shabil-Driving back to Ardabil and take rest.
Half day Ardabil city tour including: Sheykh-Safi Khanghah (One of Iranian UNESCO sites) and, flight back to Tehran.
Tehran and Depart – After breakfast you are free to depart anytime.
Note: For experienced climbers the Mt Sabalan ascent can be made in a shorter period a time eliminating the need to overnight at the Mount Sabalan Shelter.
Damavand picture source : Flickr.com