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Best Mt Damavand Climbing Tour (4Days)

Tehran Province, Iran

Mt Damavand Climbing highest volcanic mountain in Iran. Best Iran trekking tour & Non-technical trek tour in classic south face route, guided with a professional mountain guide and fair price.

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    Iran, Tehran


Enjoy a nice trekking on the highest volcano of the Middle-East and Iran, Climb non-technical Mt Damavand with 5671 m altitude

Mount Damavand (5,671 m) is the highest volcanic peak of the Middle-East & the highest legendary mountain in Iran, with a majestic scenery which every nature lover would love to climb and trek once in the lifetime. Mt Damavand is very important for Iranian people and there are lots of stories and poetry about it, which makes it the symbol of resistance and stability and also listed as one of the natural national heritages of Iran. If you are not a professional mountain climber you can ascent this cone shape volcanic mountain in the summertime and enjoy touching an altitude more than 5600 m. But do not forget that, it needs a professional guide beside you that his/her experience on the routes and weather condition and also acclimatization process can help you to have a safe, joyful and memorable Iran trekking tour of Mount Damavand.

There are different routes to climb mount Damavand, but the classic and also shortest and easiest route to reach the summit is the south face, which most of the Iranian and International mountain climbers use for their trip. This 5 days trekking tour is designed in the popular south face route which is started from I.R Mountaineering federation guesthouse. you can follow the full program in Itinerary Section.

Holiday Information

Tour Highlights

  • See the beautiful scenery of highest volcanic mount of Middle-East
  • Summit Mount Damavand
  • Swimming in Mineral Spring Water Pools
  • Depends on your trip time, you could see beautiful Poppy flowers, Wild Tulips
  • Beautiful scenery of Lar National Park
  • Beautiful Scenery of  Doberar ridges

Services Include

  • Airport Transfer
  • Pick up from centrally located hotels in Tehran
  • Professional mountain guide
  • Iran Visa processes (Reference number or Invitation letter)
  • 3 Night accommodation as described
  • 4 Breakfasts, 4 Lunches, 3 Dinners
  • All land transport involved in the itinerary
  • Mount Damavand climbing permits 50$ (Peak fees)
  • Luggage transport with mules or porters (each 2person one ~15 kg luggage)
  • Purchase Iran Travel Debit Card that you can charge with local currency once and use it during your travel in Iran.
  • Pre-booking consultant and support.

Services Not Include

  • Travel insurance
  • International flight
  • Visa fee
  • Emergency rescue costs
  • Beverages and souvenirs etc
  • Gratuities (Tips) for local guides and staff
  • Miscellaneous expenses & plans in the case of program's changing
  • Museum and Hot spring entrance tickets


  • All accommodations
  • 3 Nights in Iranian Mountaineering Federation huts/refuges, or 2 Person tent (twin-sharing)
  • Accommodation at the Iranian Mountaineering Federation Huts will be in multi-sharing dormitory accommodation similar to the style of a mountain hut in the Alps.
  • Please note sometimes the Bargah-Sevom hut on Damavand is overcrowded, and we may camp on the nights
  • Whilst camping, you'll be expected to put up and take down your own tent as the crew set up the cook tent and prepare "base-camp"
  • Hotels and tents whilst camping will be allocated on a twin-sharing basis. If you are traveling by yourself, you will be paired up with another single client of the same sex.
  • Please note it is possible to request a single tent (single tent hire must be requested at your booking time)

Food & Meals

  • 4 Breakfasts, 4 Lunches, 3 Dinners
  • Iranian Cuisine
  • Vegetarian Meals
  • We try our best to use fresh vegetables and healthy food to serve in our meal plans.
  • If you have any special diet please tell us in your booking request, and our staff will try to serve your food as your diet.

Group Leader & Support Staff

  • The group will be accompanied by a professional Mountain Guide
  • All the support & technical team and the staff are expert in Iran tourist feilds
  • Expert drivers

What To Bring

  • Packing your travel equipment is one of the important parts of considerations before you start your trip.
  • Here we make a checklist of necessary travel gears and stuff that may help you with your packing for your travel to Iran, or even other countries.
  • As a general rule, you should always try to keep the weight of your equipment to a minimum.
  • Please note that Iran is an Islamic country and you need to wear appropriate clothing which is all part of the experience when traveling in Iran. Please refer to our Iran Guide Information section on the “Iran Dress Code”.
  • Please visit our " Iran Adventure Travel (Hiking, Trekking, Climbing, Skiing Tours) Equipment Checklist "

Baggage Allowance

  • There is no weight limit other than that imposed by your airline.
  • We do ask you to restrict your luggage to one main item of baggage and one small daysack.
  • A backpack or a handy bag be more appropriate for your city trip.
  • You should be able to carry your own luggage.
  • Your baggage on the trek will be carried by a team of mules or porters.
  • The packed weight of your trek bag (Duffel bag)  whilst trekking including your sleeping bag and camping mattress, which is transported to the altitude should be no more than (Each two-person one 15kg)

Joining Arrangements & Transfers

  • For clients who are making their own flight arrangements (We suggest to take your ticket with Turkish Airlines), Tehran Imam Khomeini International Airport is the most convenient for joining the group.
  • Please inform our support team of your flight and travel arrangements.
  • The group transfer will be arranged from Tehran Imam Khomeini  (IKA) Airport.
  • If you are in Tehran and staying in Hotel, This tour has the hotel pick up service, so after your booking, you will send us your hotel booking information and our guide will pick you up from your hotel at 09:00 am.
  • If you are traveling on the UK or Canadian passport we highly recommend flying with Turkish Airlines and taking the group transfers as this avoids extra costs for an "escorting-guide" during your extended stay.

Currency & Money

  • The local currency of Iran is the Rial or Tuman (10,000 Rials). Paypal or International credit cards are not widely accepted (and attract hefty commission rates where they are) and whilst there are ATMs they do not accept cards from foreign bank accounts.
  • So you must pay in cash, or you can use Iranian Debit Card. (Top Iran Tour can purchase you Iran Travel Debit Card that you can charge with local currency once and use it during your travel in Iran.)
  • We recommend that you take your travel money in either US dollars or euros in cash and not in other currencies and you can change it in airport exchange or your leader will assist you in changing small amounts during the holiday.
  • Depending on your travel duration approximately 300 € should be spent for miscellaneous expenses and tips.
  • Tipping for services is customary in Iran and it is usual to tip the members of your trip crew, including the local guide.

Health & Vaccinations

  • You should contact your doctor or travel clinic to check whether you require any specific vaccinations or other preventive measures.
  • There are no special infectious epidemic diseases in Iran, but, basically, it is recommended immunization for polio, diphtheria, whooping cough and tetanus for worldwide mountain travel.
  • Malarial prophylaxis is not usually required for trips in the mountains, however, if you are visiting rural and remote low lying areas then they might be necessary.
  • On holidays to more remote areas, you should also have a dentist checkup.


  • In This holiday you will ascend to the max altitude of 5671 m
  • But we have acclimatization process
  • You will reach this level after 3 days touching lower altitudes
  • Please consider if you have any special former altitude sickness

Know Before You Go

  • Our tours prices are LAND ONLY and for the itinerary joining in Tehran. The prices varies depending on the time you book, which is shown in the calander, in the "Request to Book" section.
  • Please refer to "Joining Arrangements & Transfers" for further information.
  • For a tourist visa, a passport photo and a passport with at least 6-month validity upon departure from the country must be presented.
  • For visa purposes, a valid health and accident insurance policy is also to be provided for the duration of the stay.
  • All corresponding forms are requested after booking with you.
  • Please note that your passport does not have an entry stamp from Israel. Entry stamps from the USA are tolerated.
  • Iran is an Islamic Country, Women must wear a scarf and long sleeves dress(Mantoo) and also men are prohibited to wear shorts in the cities.
  • You can read more about Iranian dress code

Book With Confidence

  • Your currency is set to Euro, But you can also pay in Dollars, by the change rate of the day.
  • Our pricing is constantly updated to ensure you always receive the lowest price possible - we 100% guarantee it.
  • The price of our holidays may change depending on a variety of factors but unlike some other tour operators, we have undertaken to guarantee the Land Only price of your holiday will not change after you have booked.
  • The price when you book is the price you will pay, whether you are booking for this year or the next.
  • Book early to avoid any tour price increases, get the best flight prices and take advantage of our "No Surcharge Guarantee"

Tour Routes

Additional Info

At A Glance

Tour Code


Tour Type

  • Adventure & Eco
  • Trek & Hike & Climb

Running Time

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec

Group Size

4-8 Person

Join in & End point

Join in Tehran, End in Tehran


4 days trekking & Hiking

Physical Rating

Level 8/12 (challenging)
More info on Physical Rating Explanation


3 nights in mountain hut/2person tent with


All Meals (4 Breakfast, 4 Lunch, 3 Dinner)


Private Car, Van, 4WD





After arriving in Tehran (I.K Airport). You will be transferred to first campsite and the starting point of mountains, which is called I.R Mountaineering federation resort (2400 m) or local house located in Polour Village on Haraz Road in Mazandaran Province, in East-North of Tehran. Depend on your arrival time, you will have some hours rest in (Relaxing day). You can walk around or pack your stuff (you can leave your extra luggage, clothes, and equipment in Polour guesthouse). The afternoon we drive to start point of ascending Mt Damavand south route named Goosfandsara (means pastures) (Also named the Mosque or Camp 2) (3100 m) with 4WD cars|(0:45 Hours duration). There we have a trek up to 3800 m for the acclimatization process and descend to our camp. |(2.5 Hours duration). Then we have dinner and enjoy the beauty of the mountains region.

 (O/ N at the two-person tent or Federation huts/refuges) |  (Full board, B.L.D)

Early in the morning, after having breakfast, we give our packed luggage to porters (they will carry with Mules) and start trekking with light backpacks to the third campsite of Mt Damavand (Bargahe Sevom shelter) (4200m) |(approx. 5 hours). Today we will prepare ourselves to make a good summit next day. we will trek up slowly to the altitude o approx. 4500 and descend to our camp again to have a good rest for our summit day. It is recommended to go to bed early and save your energy for tomorrow.

 (O/ N at the two-person tent or Federation huts/refuges) |  (Full board, B.L.D)

Early in the morning, after eating breakfast, we kick off to start our wonderful day to conquer the summit and roof of Iran, huge Mt Damavand. Although the south route has a mild slope, it needs complete physical readiness. Depending on your body fitness it takes between 5 to 7 hours to reach the summit (5671 m). Now you can enjoy the scenery from the top and take your memory photos. If you have a good chance and weather is ok, you will see the beautiful landscapes of Lar National Park, Lar Dome, Alborz Mountain Chain and the Caspian Sea. Then we descend to the Camp 3, Bargahe Sevom hut (approx. 3 hours).

 (O/ N at the two-person tent or Federation huts/refuges) |  (Full board, B.L.D)

After eating breakfast we will gather and pack our camp stuff and descend to Camp 2 (Gosfandsara) (approx. 2 hours). In Camp 2 with 4WD vehicles, we return to the base camp of Polour village. Here your program will be finished but in basecamp, you have plenty of time to go to Rineh Mineral Spring Water Pools and enjoy hot water and rest. After collecting stuff, you will transfer to IK. Airport or Tehran Hotel, depending on your extra packages. If you have more days in Iran, do not lose our daily tour of Tehran or other cultural Iran tours.

 - |  (B.L)


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