Fixed date treks for group sharing in the Alamut Valley and Mount Damavand

Option A

2 DAY  TREK FROM GARMAROOD TO MARAN

3 departures each week; on Sundays, Tuesdays and Thursdays  starting on the 14th April 2018 until November 2018.

This trek would suit young, fit, adventurous and easy going backpackers looking for a basic trek in the Alamut valley.

The itinerary is as follows:-

Day 1 Meet in Qazvin, transfer to Alamut Castle, visit the Castle and then transfer to your home stay in Garmarood, dinner.

Day2.  Trek from Garmarood to Piche Bon through some of the most picturesque routes.  Night in a home stay in Piche Bon.

Day 3 Trek from Piche Bon to Maran via Salambar Pass at 3200m on the Caspian side and transfer to Tonekabon, spend the night in a home stay .

Day 4. Check out after breakfast to leave for your next destination.

What is included:-

Transfer from Qazvin to Garmarood

All food; from dinner on day 1 to breakfast on day 4

Home stays including bedding, you may have to share a room with others

Transfer from Maran to Tonekabon

Skilled and experienced local Farsi speaking guide.

What is not included:-

Entrance fee for Alamut Castle

Lunch on day 1

Insurance

Excess luggage transfer, this is possible to add to the required services, the cost is 15 euros per bag, we will take your bag from you in Qazvin and hand it over to you in the home stay in Tonekabon

Mules or horses to carry your backpack.

Tips (discretionary)

Reservation and Payment

The trek is for a minimum of 4 and a maximum of 12 people

The price is 195 euros per person including the above mentioned services which is payable in full on booking. This is the package price and payable in full even if you do not use part of the service e.g. the transfer from Qazvin.

The exchange rate if paying in Tomans is the free market rate.

Payment may be made via PayPal, into an Iranian or an EU bank account, PayPal commission charges are to be covered by the participants.

Full refund is made if the tour does not reach the minimum number of participants.

No refund is made if there is a cancellation by the traveller.

To make a reservation or any enquiries please email info@alamuttrek.com

or phone +98 911 291 0700

Telegram +98 919 67 69 818

Option B 

Lake Evan to Caspian hinterland 

  • The trek is a medium to difficult trek suitable only for fit and seasoned hikers with adequate gear such as trekking boots, wind stoppers, water proof top and warm clothing. Participants are required to bring personal items such as sleeping bags, mats, headlamps, hydration packs or water bottles plus trekking poles. Tents and kitchen utensils will be provided.
  • We meet in Qazvin aka Caspin where the name Caspian is derived from, to start our journey into the Alamut Valley.
  • On the way we stop to see the Alamut Castle in Gazorkhan and also drive through the less known Andaj canyon
  • In the evening we reach ZarAbad village close to Lake Ovan where we would spend the night in ZarAbad eco-lodge
  • The trek is 5 days and you would need to allocate 7 days for the whole trip
  • The staring point is 1900m
  • The first night we reach 3400m
  • The highest point (reached on day 2) is the Khashechal summit at 4180m
  • The ending altitude is approximately 900 m
  • Transfer time from end point to lodge is 35 minutes

INCLUDED IN THE PRICE : 

  • Transfer from Qazvin bus terminal to Lake Ovan with stop to visit Alamut Castle
  • 1 night in ZarAbad lodge
  • 5 days of trekking with an English speaking guide
  • Mules
  • Transfer from end point to Khoonegeli
  • 1 night in Khoonegeli lodge
  • Visit to the Caspian sea
  • All food and refreshments
  • Transfer of excess luggage from Qazvin to Khoonegeli
  • Tents

NOT INCLUDED IN THE PRICE:

  • Insurance
  • Entrance fee for Alamut Castle
  • Personal items such as sleeping bags, mats, hydration packs, trekking poles, some maybe available for hire.
  • Tips (discretionary)

PRICE AND CONDITIONS:

  • Minimum 4 and maximum 10 participants
  • Price per person 695 Euros payable in Euros or Rials at free market exchange rate.
  • 30% non-refundable deposit is required to reserve a place and the total amount is payable before the trek starts
  • The organizers reserve the right to cancel the trek due to low number of participants or any factor beyond their control in which case full refund will be made

DEPARTURE DATES :

  • 13th June 2018
  • 4th July 2018
  • 25th July 2018
  • 15th August 2018
  • 5th September 2018
  • 26th September 2018
  • 17th October 2018
  • 7th November 2018

Option C 

Damavand Express

Weekly expedition to Mount Damavand 5671m, the highest point of Iran and the highest volcano in Asia.

This trek is suitable for strong trekkers who are acclimatized.

  • Every Saturday starting the 30th June
  • Full package from Tehran and back- 3 days in total
  • Certified English speaking high altitude mountain guide
  • Entry fee
  • Mules
  • Food, mineral water, refreshments, refuge or tent
  • Minimum 4 and maximum 10 participants

Package price 395 euros per person

To make a reservation or for any enquiries please contact us on

Telegram 00989196769818

Mobile 00989112910700

Email info@alamuttrek.com