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Day 1 : Tehran City Tour

Our guide will pick you up from the international airport in Tehran (IKA airport) and will take you to your hotel. After check-in at the hotel we will have city tour in Tehran. First of all we will visit beautiful Golestan palace. After that we will go to famous Grand Bazaar (the best place to buy spices and small gifts for family and friends)and Cavahat Museum. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

Day 2 : Transfer to Polour and Camp 1

After breakfast in hotel we will start our trekking tour. We will drive to Polour village (it takes 2,5 – 3 hours) where we will obtain our climbing permits and change car to 4x4s. From the village we will drive to campsite located at 3050 meters (Gosfand Sara Camp). Overnight at mountain shelter or tents.

Day 3 : Damavand High Camp

After an early breakfast we prepare our luggage for horses/mules which will carry them to 4200 meters. Afterwards we will start trekking to second camp site at 4200 m. Overnight in shelter or tents.(Trekking from Camp 1 to Camp 2 takes usually 4-5 hours).

Day 4 : Damavand Acclimatization

Acclimatization day on Mount Damavand. After breakfast we will start trekking to 5000 m. and descent to our camp site at 4200 m. After returning the camp we will have time to rest and prepare ourselves to reach the peak of Damavand the following day.

Day 5 : Damavand Summit 

Very early in the morning, long before dawn (usually 3-4 a.m.) we will start trekking to summit of Mount Damavand. Trekking from second camp to summit usually takes 5-7 hours. After reaching summit and short break for taking pictures, we will get ready to return. We will start descent to Camp 2 (4200 m) and mountain hut, where we will spend the night.

Day 6 : Back to Tehran

After an early breakfast we pack our luggage and start to walk down to Polour village. On the way we can stop and take a bath in the Larijan Hot Springs, to help our bodies forget about tiredness of the trekking tour on Damavand. From Polour Village we will drive to Tehran. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 7 : Transfer to Aiport

Transfer from the hotel to IKA airport for your flight back.

Full service option includes:

Professional local guide service

Transfer from the airport and back
Transfer from Tehran to the foot of Mount Damavand and back
Horses/mules which will carry food and personal equipment on Mount Damavand
Dinner in local restaurant before trekking (Day 1)
Accommodation at 4* hotel in Tehran (with breakfast) – 2 nights
All meals and soft drinks during trekking, with professional cooking service
Tents (1 tent for 2 people) or mountain shelter
Sleeping mattresses

Not included:

Domestic flights

Visa fee
City meals (except those which are mentioned as included in the price)

We also organise other Iran mountains like Alam Khoo , Sabalan and Maku mountains. If you are interesting in any type or tour in Iran please feel free to contact us.