To get to Shah Mansouri first of all you need to get to Shahr-e Kurd and there you can have a choice to stay in local house as you can find in the city. one of the closest peaks to Chelgerd is Shah Mansouri which is only a 30 minuets drive to the beginning of the trekking point at 2300 m. So to summit Shah Mansouri you have to start from 2300m and climb to around 3500m.
Another famous peak that you can take as your next destination for adventure is the Dozardeh peak. From Chelgerd to Dozardeh you need to first drive to Kouhrang damp which is a 30 to 40 minutes ride. From there, you can start your ascent from 2300m to get to “Chal Mishan” Shelter at 3900. Here, you can set up camp, stay at shelter or continuing your ascent to Dozardeh summit (4000). The point that you need to keep in mind is that “Chal Mishan” Shelter is a local shelter and there is no availability to book a place so you must be prepared to stay at tent.
Haftanan is located in north west of Zard Kuh region and is another famous peak in the region which is mostly picked by skiers and climbers during the winter as it has a unique area. to get there you need a ride from Chelgerd to Sheikh Ali khan Cascades (2300m) where you can start trekking to the peak (4180m). Just keep in mind that you must be well prepared to trek for 5 to 6 hours.
How to Get there?
In order to get to Zardkuh, you can have an international flight to Isfahan, or to have an international flight to Tehran and then a domestic flight to Isfahan. From Isfahan you can take a ride by car to Shahr-e kurd which normally takes 3 hours. From there depending on your schedule and physical fitness you can have plenty choices to start your venture in Zardkuh region.
What to See?
Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari is the host of one of the main tribes of Iran, the great Bakhtiari tribe. The presence of this tribe is reason enough to attract travelers from around the world to this place. The historic sites of the region are an added bonus. Archaeological sites and rural location, Zaman khan bridge, Karavanserai-ye Shalil, Chaleshtor Castle and amazing Lion Tombstones in nomad’s cemeteries are among the historical highlights of this province.
Yet, for those who are looking for activities other than trekking they can also enjoy Skiing in Fall and winter. Although those who want to climb this beautiful mountain range in winter must keep themselves well equipped and physically prepared.
Want to Start your Tour?
- Hotel / Hostle
- Local house
Airport, Within City, Between Cities, 4x4s
- Airport to Isfahan – Isfahan to Airport
- Transfer from Isfahan to Share Kurd – Share Kurd to Isfahan
- Transfer to Chelgerd
- Lunchbox / Snackbox
- City Tours
- Cultural Multiday Tours