• A chance to step on the most prominent peak in the Middle East

    CHEETAH ADVENTURES DAMAVAND TOURS

  • Climb Damavand the highest peak in the Middle-East (5610m)

    Damavand Trekking Tour with local Experts

Damavand Trekking Tour Package (4 Days)

Mount Damavand Trekking Tour: Optimized Damavand Tour for climbing Damavand, Middle East highest peak ;)

Travel Style: Active

Hiking and trekking adventures, made for outdoor types.

Service Level: Standard

Comfortable tourist-class accommodations with character; private transport.

Physical Rating: 4 – Demanding

Some high-altitude hikes or more strenuous activities, but accessible to most healthy travellers.

Trip Type: Small Group

Small group experience; Max 8, avg 4-5.

Internet

Free Wi-Fi While Traveling

Age requirement: 18+

Active Tours

DAMAVAND TREKKING TOUR (4 DAYS)

Price: from 399€ 359€

Availability: June to October

Physical Rating: 

Days: 4

Nights: 3

Group Departure: 5th June 2021

Introduction

Mount Damavand (5610 m) is the most prominent peak in Iran and the Middle East and the tallest volcano in Asia. This potentially active volcano attracts many mountain climbers every year. This Damavand trekking tour is suitable for those who are willing to conquer Mount Damavand safely and successfully and are in a good physical shape. This Damavand tour includes a precise acclimatization plan mostly suitable for those who don’t need to spend much time adapting to high altitudes. During this tour you’ll be ascending to Damavand summit through the southern route which is considered the easiest and passes by the best equipped huts and shelters in Mount Damavand. You’ll be accompanied by a professional mountain guide and experience a successful and memorable Damavand trek under his guidance. In addition, you’ll get the chance to taste the delicious lamb kabab of Larijan and relax in a natural hot spring. This Damavand trekking tour can be preceded by a Tochal trekking tour or Alam-Kuh trekking tour for better acclimatization.

Damavand Tour Program at a glance

Travel Itinerary

Damavand Trekking Tour Trip Map

Ascending Trip map from the south ridge to Damavand summit

damavand trip map from south ridge path rineh goosfandsara bargah e sevom hut fake summit

Additional Information

Damavnd Trekking Routes:

The southern route is the most well-known of all. This route for trekking mount Damavand is mostly chosen because of its facilities such as the hut located at 4200 meters, with electricity, toilets and beds available, and its ease, omitting the need for ropes and gears. However, other routes such as the northern and western ones are more difficult and there aren’t any suitable huts available. read more about Damavand Trekking Routes.

Damavand Weather condition:

June to September is the best time to conquer mount Damavand. During this period the weather is mostly good and snow/ rain scarcely falls. However, our guides are committed to checking the weather prior to each program. In case of an unpredicted bad weather extra days will be added to your Damavand tour. read more about Damavand’s weather conditions.

Damavand Trekking Acclimatization and Preparation:

Our acclimatization program is resulted from years of experience in guiding various types of people through their hike and is set to be suitable for people living in locations that are near sea level high. But even people who haven’t experienced more than 3000m of height won’t have any issues during their journey.

Our Damavand Tour Guides:

Our guides are qualified mountain climbers with years of experience in leading tours and a history of conquering 7000/8000 meter high peaks in Himalaya mountain range in their resume.

In addition to their experience and thorough knowledge of mountain routes, our guides have taken multiple courses in rescuing and first aid to assure our fellow mountain climbers’ safety throughout the trek. read more about Cheetah-Adventures’ mountain guides.

Inclusions & Exclusions

Services & Inclusions

  • Visa Support*
  • All Transportations(From Tehran to mentioned destinations and back to Tehran), private air-conditioned VAN or Sedan Car (depending on the group size)
  • Jeeps (4WD vehicles for the dirt roads)
  • All accommodations (3 nights e.g. Goosnandsara, Bargah-e Sevom, Rineh Village)
  • Full Board (B, L, D, snacks are also included) all types of diets (vegetarian, vegan, Gluten free etc.)
  • Bottled mineral water
  • Tea/Coffee (no limitations) in camps
  • Luggage carriage with mules/porters (15kg/person)
  • Damavand permit fee (50$ per person)
  • A certified expert English-speaking mountain guide
  • Hot spring pool

*You don’t need to take care about Iran Visa application, We will apply for your visa and send you the visa grant notice (authorization number) and you will be able to just collect it at your preferred Iranian Embassy. Read more about Iran Visa process.

Exclusions

  • International airfares, taxes, and surcharges
  • Arrival and departure airport transfers
  • Travel insurance
  • Items of a personal nature such as laundry or phone calls
  • Visa costs (governmental fee)
  • Tips to local guides and drivers
  • Extra nights of accommodation
  • Single room supplement
  • Emergency Rescue Cost
  • Trekking Equipment Rental
  • Any other services not mentioned in inclusions

Damavand Tour Reviews

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  • veskosh Avatar

    5 star rating Damavand I was twice in Iran to climb Damavand and in the Alamkooh area.
    Very good service and friendly people.

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    5 star rating An unforgettable trip! When we decided to visit Iran it was difficult to choose an agency. Cheetah Adventures was recommended to us... read more

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    DestiDisco Avatar

    5 star rating Made the best of bad weather conditions! We booked a Damavand trek in the beginning of november. Chances were that the weather wouldn't be optimal to do... read more

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    5 star rating Damavand, Iran Amazing experience, wonderful people, we have really enjoyed our visit to this country. Our host were perfect everything went smooth... read more

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    5 star rating Our greatest memories Great adventure, very nice people, smiles, amazing culture, astonishing sights, tasty food, really loved the country! Thanks to our guides... read more

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    FadilaTra Avatar

    5 star rating Damavand Cheetah Adventures thanks for the very,very good organization and surprise at the airport ;)
    Thank you for everything!

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  • move-forever Avatar

    5 star rating Fantastic trip to Damavand and surrounding area + great tour in Tehran I climbed Damavand mountain and visited Tehran with guys from Cheetah Adventures. This is how it went:

    I was very lucky...
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    rruizsaras Avatar

    5 star rating Ascent to Damavand and Iran culture trip Cheetah Adventures made us to spend a really nice time in Iran. Everything was ok, according our contract. We discovered... read more

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    Aleksander F Avatar

    5 star rating Damavand expedition I want to thank Cheetah Adventures for making our stay pleasant and adventure possible with outstanding organization and gracious hospitality.... read more

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    Al B Avatar

    5 star rating Damavand tour Amazing trip!
    Special thanks to Ali and his crew, who make sure you have a great time on this stunning...
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    DestiDisco Avatar

    5 star rating Made the best of bad weather conditions! We booked a Damavand trek in the beginning of november. Chances were that the weather wouldn't be optimal to do... read more

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    5 star rating Ascension du Mont Damavand Nous avons pu profiter d'une magnifique ascension du Mont Damavand en 4 jours grâce à Cheetah Adventures. Les petits problèmes... read more

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Damavand Trekking Equipments

Please check the items below that are required for Damavand Tour:

  • Backpack (30-40 liters)
  • Base layers
  • Wind stoppers (polar jacket)
  • Warm trekking pants (preferably waterproof)
  • Light down jacket
  • Gore-tex jacket (waterproof)
  • Warm hat
  • Sun cream
  • Headlights
  • Sticks, poles
  • Mattress
  • Trekking boots (waterproof)
  • Sleeping bag with the comfort level of +10 to +5
  • Warm gloves
  • Sunglasses

Tents/beds, meals, drinks and cooking equipment will be provided by Cheetah-Adventures Agency.

Note: If you do not have one or any of these equipment you can rent from us.

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Damavand Tour FAQ

When is the best time to climb Mount Damavand?

Damavand trekking season begins in mid-June and ends in mid-September. The best time to climb Mount Damavand is during the summer when the weather is stable and the warmest. You can also find detailed information about Damavand weather reading the Mount Damavand Page.

What level of physical fitness is required to climb Mount Damavand?

The level of physical fitness necessary to climb Mount Damavand depends on various factors such as your current level of physical fitness, experience in being at high altitudes, the length of your Damavand trekking tour, and the amount of time that will be spent trekking each day of the tour. Generally speaking, if you can afford 10 hours of hiking a day you can conquer the summit following the provided acclimatization plan and your mountain guide's tips. You can contact our professional mountain guides at Cheetah-Adventures for any questions regarding Mount Damavand, trekking, and medical matters. You can also get more information reading the article about Damavand Difficulty.

Can I rent the Damavand trekking equipment or do I have to bring them ?

Providing trekking equipment and clothes is not a service included in any of our Iran trekking tours. However, you can rent some of the equipment you don't have or can't bring from us. It's recommended to use your own trekking boots to make sure you're comfortable but you can rent other equipment such as sleeping bags, ground cloths, trekking poles, and clothes ( if available in your size). You can request the equipment you don't have after checking the list of necessary equipment for a Damavand trekking tour on our website.

Which of the Damavand trekking routes is the easiest?

The southern route is the easiest Damavand trekking route due to many factors such as having a gentle slope, being non-technical, and having many facilities at the Damavand camps on this route. The northeastern route is the second easiest Damavand trekking route. You can also find detailed information about Damavand trekking routes reading the Mount Damavand Page.

Will I have access to cellphone signals and WI-FI during my trek up to Damavand peak?

Yes, you'll have access to a cellphone ( mobile phone) signals up until near Damavand peak. You can ask Cheetah-Adventures for a portable Wi-Fi modem as a complimentary service. We recommend you focus on enjoying your Damavand trek on the summit day and don't worry about staying connected. Your guide can contact the camp using both his mobile phone and a walkie-talkie in case of emergencies.

What should women wear while climbing Mount Damavand?

Women can dress freely while at Mount Damavand. They can wear trekking pants, t-shirts and caps. However, a certain dress code applies to women when in the city while traveling in Iran. You can get complete information on Iran dress code Page.

What happens if the weather is unstable on the Damavand summit day?

Our experts will check the weather in advance and inform you if it will be unstable during your Damavand trekking tour; however, the weather is usually stable during summer when our Mount Damavand tours are performed. In addition, we normally include a back-up day ( reserved day ) to our Iran trekking tour itineraries in case such problems occur. You can also ask for an extra day during your Damavand trekking tour with an extra charge if it's not included in your tour package.

How can I get an Iran visa for my Iran trekking trip ? How much does it cost? How long does the process take?

Obtaining an Iran visa normally takes around two weeks for citizens of most countries. The process takes between about 2 months and sometimes more for passport holders of the United States, the United Kingdom, and Canada (ABC nationals). Visa services are included in our Mount Damavand trekking tour packages. If you're not traveling with us, you can request a visa service or apply for it on your own. Check Iran Visa Page for more information on Iran tourist visa and visa fees.

Cheetah-Adventures Damavand Mountaineering Experts have answered tens of questions regarding climbing Damavand. Click to see them all.

Damavand Tour Dates & Prices

Our tour packages are available on multiple dates to guarantee our customer’s comfort

  • Volume Discount: Groups with more than 4 people will have the advantage of a discount and solo travelers will have to pay a surcharge.
  • Early Bird Discount: You can enjoy a 5% to 10% early bird discount in case you look at least 3 to 6 months prior to your trip start date.
  • Compare All Damavand Tours: you can see all Damavand Trekking Tours in our Damavand Tour page and compare their services, duration and prices.

Flexible Date Prices

Flexible Date DeparturePrice per PersonRequest Booking
June 2021399€Book
July 2021449€Book
August 2021449€Book
September 2021399€Book
October 2021Ask for priceEnquiry
November 2021Ask for priceEnquiry
June 2022399€Book
July 2022449€Book

Fixed Date Prices



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June 2021

€399 359€

Start: 5th June 2021

End: 8th June 2021 

Hot Deal!


June 2021

€399 359€

Start:19th June 2021

End: 22th June 2021 

Hot Deal!

July 2021

€449 399€ 

Start: 3th July 2021 

End: 6th July 2021 

SALE!

July 2021

€449 399€ 

Start: 17th July 2021 

End: 20th July 2021 

SALE!

Official Iranian weekends are Thursdays & Fridays(rather than Saturdays & Sundays). In order to avoid facing crowds on the mountain,our Fixed date tours start the first week of each month on a Saturday/sunday.

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Cheetah-Adventures has decided to postpone or cancel all its 2020 April & May & June Iran tours for travelers’ safety.