Mount Damavand ski tour will offer you special experience of skiing in the highest ski resort in middle east. In this trip you have a chance to do skiing from 5600m to 2500m(3100m high in one day!!!) in safe slopes. Damavand ski tour
THE STRONG POINTS OF THIS JOURNEY
Damavand ski touring:
- Climbing highest peak of Iran and highest volcano of Asia.
- Skiing down about 3000 meters from top of Damavand to its first camp in one day.
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Day1: Tehran – Reyneh
Day 2: Reyneh- Bargah3(Acclimatization)
Day 4: Acclimatization
Day 5: Summit day
Day 6: Bargah3-Reyneh-Tehran
Half of the Day sightseeing in Tehran , in the Afternoon transfer by car to Reyneh village .
Transfer: about 3h
Accommodation: Local house
We transfer by car toward first camp (gosfandsara) , this camp located on3000 meters , we drive upto about 2700 meters (depend on the snow condition) then ascending by ski on snow fields up to camp2(bargah3) Hut(a big building with beds , kitchen and toilet) then we ski down and return to Reyneh
Transfer: about 1.5h
Ski climb, descend and time (+1550m / -1550 / around 6h)
Accommodation: Local house
In this day we ski up to Bargah3 and sleep in Hut.
Transfer: about 45min
Ski climb, descend and time (+1550m / -0 / around 4h)
In this day we do last acclimatization for ascending Damavand , in case we can also ascend the summit in this day.
Ski climb, descend and time (+540m / -540m / around 5h)
We start our ascending on snow slopes toward summit , early in the morning , we can do ski touring upto about 5600m eters then we walk to summit and then we ski down to Bargah3
Ski climb, descend and time (+1400m / -1400m / around 10h)
we ski toward camp1 and then transfer by car to Reyneh and Tehran
Ski climb, descend and time (0 / -1550m / around 2h)
Transfer : 4h
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The price includes
- 4×4 vehicles in the mountains and private car for other road transfers of Damavand ski touring tour.
- In Tehran: 3-star hotel, local standards, double room basis.
- Rineh: in a simple guest house in summary Bargah3 : Hut
- In the city meals taken in the restaurant.
- In the mountains: hearty and varied meals prepared by the local team.
- 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
- Damavand : the porters carry individual (10kg per person) and group equipment up to Hut and back.
- Possibility to leave some of your belongings at the hotel in Tehran or guest house in Rineh and recover them at the end of the trip.
- Full board for the whole trip
- Supervision by an english speaking high-altitude mountain guide.
- The assistance of the local team (drivers, cook).
- Entrances to the monuments and museums planned for the program and Permit fees for Damavand
The price does not include
- Airport taxes from Europe.
- The flight to and Tehran Cancellation insurance / interruption of stay / loss of luggage and assistance
- Visa fees
- All that is not indicated under the heading “The price includes”.
All skiing Equipment(no possibility for renting ski mountaineering equipment in Iran)
Light and heavy gloves
Light and heavy socks
Base and mid layer
Waterproof and breathable ski clothes (pant and jacket)
Crampon(for boots and skies and ice axe
Transceiver , shovel and probe
Skis , skins , bindings
Sleeping bag with comfort level of at least -10