Alamkuh – Alamchal

  • Overview

In this program, we ascend Alamkuh that is 4848 meters and Damavand that is 5610 meters. Naturally, the ascend will happen in the mentioned order beginning with the lower mountain. First, we have Alamkuh as the second highest mountain.  Next, there is Damavand that is the highest mountain of Iran. While Alamkuh is famous for the difficulty of its routes, Damavand is notable for its heights. In fact, Alamkuh is one of the most technical mountains of Iran. It has two usual passages of Hesarchal and Alamchal. Here, we have the route through Alamchal (4050m).

Alamchal Route

Alamchal is an area in Alamkuh. It has one of the most difficult big walls of Iran very popular among climbers. Clearly, the passage through Alamchal is the more difficult of the two passages. Naturally, the mountaineers that choose this route should be experienced. Usually, the travelers of this route camp in the Alamchal area. As mentioned, the camping section is right under the big wall and one of the ways to summit the mountain. there is also a shelter with no facilities in Sarchal area. At the end of the program, there is a one-day city tour of Tehran.

  • Services
What is included in our services
What is excluded from our services
What is included in our services
  • Accommodations
  • Transportation
  • Mountain guide
  • City tour guide
  • Permits for ascend.
  • Meals
  • Beverages (Only served with food)
  • Entrance fee to visited sites.
What is excluded from our services
  • Tips to Guides and Staffs
  • Extra Hotel Reservation
  • Single Room
  • Visa Fee
  • Personal Travel Insurance
  • Beverages not Served with Food
  • Ski and Trekking Equipment
  • Itinerary
    • Day 1: Airport pick up. Transfer to hotel in Tehran (1189m)
    • Day 2: Transfer to Roodbarak and Vandarbon (2250m). Overnight in Vandarbon lodge.
    • Day 3: Trek to Sarchal (3850m). Overnight in camp.
    • Day 4: The acclimatization day. Trekking to Alamchal (4050m). Overnight in camp.
    • Day 5: The summit day. Summiting Mountain Alamkuh (4848m) and descend to camp.Overnight in camp.
    • Day 6: Descending back to Vandarbon and transfer to Tehran. Hotel rest. Overnight in hotel.
    • Day 7: Tehran City Tour. Overnight in hotel.
    • Day 8: Departure. Based on the flight time, airport transfer will be arranged.
  • Spots
  • What we suggest and offer
    • Cultural tours (Tehran, Kashan, Isfahan, Shiraz, Yazd, Kerman, and …)
    • Shopping Assistance (we can arrange shopping and a person to help you)
    • Domestic Flight
  • Cultural Extension
    • Destination: Tehran CityTour
    • Cultural Sites: GolestanPalace, National Museum, Tehran Grand Bazaar.
  • General Equipment List for Summer
Shoes
Clothes
General Equipment
Shoes
Shoes
  • Sports Shoes / Sandals
  • Trekking shoes category B
  • Trekking socks + replacement
Clothes
Clothing
  • Trekking pants
  • comfortable leisure trousers
  • windproof and waterproof over pants (breathable)
  • T-Shirts
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Sweater or jacket (wool, fleece, softshell)
  • wind and waterproof jacket (ideal: breathable)
  • Underwear + replacement
  • short functional underwear
  • nightwear
  • Scarf / Scarf / Buff as dust or cold protection
  • thin hat for summer – Warm hat in June and September
  • thin finger gloves
  • Warm gloves in June and September
General Equipment
General Equipment
  • sunglasses
  • towel
  • sun cream
  • Day and hiking backpack approx. 25 l
  • Rain cover for backpack
  • Telescopic hiking poles (who would like)
  • Headlamp with spare batteries
  • Sleeping bag up to – 5 ° in the comfort area
  • Sleeping mat (Therm-a-rest self-inflatable)
  • waterproof bag for documents
  • Drinking bottle or hydration system at least 1 liter
  • Insect repellent for skin and possibly for clothing
  • First aid kit (including blister plaster, tape, disinfection)
  • small travel pharmacy
  • important personal medicines (hand luggage!)
  • Level of Difficulty: 5 of 5
  • Duration: 8 Days
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