Trip Highlights

Ski on long runs with visibility of Central Alborz Mountains 

Mt Alam Kuh ski touring

Larijan mineral hot spring

Village accommodation

  • Duration: 7 Days / 6 Nights
  • Trip Code: 237-STN-SKI
  • Difficulty: Strenuous
  • Activities: Skiing, Ski Mountaineering,
  • Service Level: Standard
  • Group Size: ( 6 - 15 )
  • Tour Type: Private Tour
  • Price: On Request
  • Single Supplement: N/A

This trip consists of two parts; skiing and ski-mountaineering in Mt Damavand 5610 m. You will enjoy skiing on deep powders during the late winter and early spring months when snow is quite stable, however; there is a little chance of avalanche. This program is ideal for people who have previous experience in randonee or telemark skiing. As this tour is quite vigorous engaged both uphill and downhill skiing, so we expect our clients to be quite fit and capable of handling various snow conditions. There is also the matter of climbing Iran’s highest peaks and then skiing down to double the fun.

Services Included

Meals

6B

1 L

 5 D

Accommodation

2 nights hotel in Tehran, 3 nights camp in Alam Kuh, 1 night local house in Kandelus,

Transport

Private vehicle according to the group size

Other Services

Ski guide, snacks during the day of skiing, 4x4 vehicle for transfer to the base camp, backpack handling during (up to 15 Kg)

Excluded

Travel insurance, International airfare, Excess baggage charges, Airport and departure taxes, Any extra hotel costs such as early check in or late checkout, laundry, mini bar used in the room, Meals not stipulated in the itinerary, Tips (optional), Cost of medical immunizations, Bottled water, phone calls, Any other service not mentioned in the itinerary

Day 1: Tehran Arrival

On arrival, you will be met by an Adventure Iran representative at the airoport to be transferred to a hotel. Overnight stay at hotel. (-,-,-)

Day 2: Drive to Kelardasht – hike up to the base camp

Drive to Kelardash and Roudbarak. Ascending towards camp. Overnight stay at camp. (B, D)

Day 3: Ski Touring - Mt. Lashgarak (4250 m)

Full day skiing on Lashgarak mountain and back to the camp. Overnight stay at camp. (B, D)

Day 4: Ski Touring - Mt. Alam Kuh (4850 m)

Another full day skiing to Alam Kuh mountain and back to the camp. Overnight stay at camp. (B, D)

Day 5: Mt. Siah Kaman (4100 m) - Kandelus village

Ski Touring to Siah Kaman mountain. Back to the base camp- Driven to Kandelus village. Overnight stay at camp (B, D)

Day 6: Caspian Sea and Larijan hot spring – Tehran

Village exploring and drive to the coast of Caspian Sea and Larijan village.  Drive to Tehran. Overnight stay at hotel (B, D)

Day 7: Tehran and Departure

The last day would be free to walk around for the city or do some shopping and exchange photos. Mid-day will be the check out time form the hotel and transfer to airport. (B)

 

 

MT. Alam Kuh

Alam kuh, is the name of a massive mountain located in Northern Iran in Mazandaran provice. It’s located in Takht-e Soleyman massif mountain chain. Also Takhte Soliman is a part of West Alborz mountains range. The altitute of Alam Kuh is 4850 m from the Sea Level and is the second highest mountain in Iran after Damavand mountain (5610 m). Alam kuh is the center of many Mountain Activities for nature lovers.

The north face of Mt Alam Kuh is a massive vertical wall that made Alam kuh very famous mountain for all climbers around the world. The lengh of the wall rises up about 480 m vertical granite rock up to the summit. One the main highlight is the base of the wall starts from 4400 m from the Sea level and its make the rock different for climbing. There are a lot of different route on this wall which began from 1936 till now.

The south face of Alam kuh is the only route that most of hikers choos this one during the summer for hiking up to the peak. Our ski touring route is in this face which starts from 2200 m.

 

 

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