It is the tallest mountain in Iran and the Middle East as well as the highest volcanic peak in the Asian continent. Damavand is a volcanic mountain whose volcano is semi-active. The presence of sulfur springs and hot water located southeast of the mountain, as well as the eruption of sulfur gases, are signs of this activity. Mount Damavand Tour is an opportunity for adventure along with enjoying the beautiful nature.
Damavand peaks in spring and summer are covered with colorful carpets of medicinal plants and red anemones. Damavand Peak, at an altitude of about 5610 meters, resembles a tall bride with a white net on her head where enchanting anemones spread under her red carpet. Damavand Peak can be reached through three routes south, north, and northeast.
Pick up at 8 AM from the lobby of your hotel, drive to Polour village; the point we start our adventure, transporting back packing by mules and then trekking to Gosfand Sara camping, rest and have dinner, O/N
After breakfast, climbing to Bargah Sevoum (third station) hut in about 4200 m, Camping and rest
Today we have Acclimatization (or bad weather reservation) day. Climbing to the peak in summer is technically easy but physically a difficult hike, the main challenge of the ascend is acclimatization and the fact that the air gets thinner with less oxygen as you gain altitude, so to increases you chance of success and decrease the risk of AMS and to enjoy a safe climb to the Summit, it is vital to become accustomed to this new conditions.
Waking up early morning, climbing slowly and as a team, reach summit, a short stop for visiting Damavand Caldera, Sulfur Fumaroles, landscapes, and taking photo, then return to advanced camp
After having breakfast, transferring back packing by mules, until the start of point, then drive and transferring to Tehran
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