Trekking in Zagros(10 days)

In this trip  you’ll do trekking in Zagros Mountains , less visited area of ​​Iran . Visiting Bakhtiari tribes and Getting to know their lifestyle , Ability to cross the river with one of the oldest means of crossing the river (Gargar) ,Crossing areas with various climatic and climatic conditions And dozens of other features that you will encounter on this journey.

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THE STRONG POINTS OF THIS JOURNEY

A dream trip and visit less visited areas

Experience in the Zagros Mountains and living with tribes and observing the way of life that is being forgotten

The way the old Iranians lived

Day1: Arrival Isfahan /Day2: Isfahan – Shahr-e-Kord – Chamangoli/Day 3: Chamangoli – Lirok /Day 4: Lirok – Kaynoo forest/Day 5: Keynoo forest – Tembi Lake/Day 6:  Tembi lake-Selili/Day 7: Selili – Doorak village/Day 8: Doorak –Darkhalak valley/Day9: Darkhalak Valley – Babarouzbahan village/Day10: Babarouzbahan-Ahvaz-Flight Tehran or Isfahan

In this trip  you’ll do trekking in Zagros Mountains , less visited area of ​​Iran.

Visiting Bakhtiari tribes and Getting to know their lifestyle , Ability to cross the river with one of the oldest means of crossing the river (Gargar) ,Crossing areas with various climatic and climatic conditions And dozens of other features that you will encounter on this journey

Day by day : trekking in Zagros Mountains

Day1 : Arrival Isfahan

Arrival to Isfahan, Transfer to the hotel and rest.

Day2: Isfahan – Shahr-e-Kord – Chamangoli

Transfer by car to – Shahr-e-Kord and after crossing Zarhdkouh mountain range by Chery passage(3400m) we enter to Bazoft valley in south and continue to Chamangoli( a town located in Bazoft)

  • Transfer: 6 hours

Day3: Chamangoli-Lirok

Transfer by 4WD to Lirok village and start our trekking to visit some villages and the people with basic lifestyle

  • Transfer: 2 hours
  • Trekking time: 3 to 4 hours.
  • Accommodation: Local house.

Day4: Lirok – Kaynoo forest

We start our trekking toward Tembi lake and make our first camp in the mountain in Keynoo forest .

  • Trekking time: 6 to 7 hours.
  • Accommodation: Tent

Day5: Keynoo forest – Tembi Lake

Continue trekking to Tembi Lake , one of the highest lake in Iran(about3200m)

  • Trekking time: 5 to 6 hours.
  • Accommodation: Tent

Day6: Tembi lake-Selili

Trekking to Selili sadle , a very important passage in Zagross that from thousands years ago used by nomads , we make our camp in south part of Selili .

  • Trekking time: 7 to 8 hours.
  • Accommodation: Tent

Day7: Selili – Doorak village

Trekking to Doorak village along the Selili valley and inhabitant on nomads tents

  • Trekking time: 4 to 5 hours.
  • Accommodation: nomad tent

Day8: Doorak –Darkhalak valley

Trekking to South up-to Darkhalak valley

  • Trekking time: 4 to 5 hours.
  • Accommodation: Local house.

Day9: Darkhalak Valley – Babarouzbahan village

Trekking to Babarouzbahan and visit its beautiful waterfall.

  • Transfer: 1 hours
  • Trekking time: 6 to 7 hours.
  • Accommodation: Local house.

Day10: Babarouzbahan-Ahvaz-Flight Tehran or Isfahan

Transfer by car to Ahwaz and flight to Tehran/Isfahan

  • Transfer: 4 hours

trekking in Zagros Mountains

The price includes:

Travel

4×4 vehicles in the mountains and private car for other road transfers.

Accommodation

In town: 3-star hotel, local standards, double room basis.

In the mountains: in a simple hostel or at the inhabitant, in summary refuge or tent three places for two people, mattress provided.

Meals      

In the city meals taken in the restaurant.

In the mountains: hearty and varied meals prepared by the local team. The cook brings a special care to meals and will amaze you with the quality of its dishes.

In the morning: very substantial breakfast.

In the evening: hot meal.

Drinks: as a precaution, in Iran, it is better to treat the water. Tea and infusions are served during the day.

Baggage transport:

All the stuff transport by car that all the trip follow the group

Possibility to leave some of your belongings at the hotel in Tehran and recover them at the end of the stay.

  • Full board for the whole trip
  • Supervision by a professional guide.
  • Supervision by an Iranian-speaking or English-speaking -guide.
  • The assistance of the local team (drivers, cook).
  • Camping equipment (sleeping tents, foam mattresses) and cooking.
  • Entrances to the monuments and museums planned for the program

The price does not include:

Airport taxes from Europe

The flight to and from Iran

Cancellation insurance / interruption of stay / loss of luggage and assistance

Visa fees

All that is not indicated under the heading “The price includes”.