domingo, 25 de febrero de 2018

A spectacular 5 day trek in the Alamut Valley

Day 1

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 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.

The trek is 5 days and you need to allocate 7 days for this 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 35minutes

Final day a visit to the Caspian sea at -27m !

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

Included are:

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


Transfer from end point to Khoonegeli

1 night in Khoonegeli

Visit to the Caspian sea

All food and refreshments

Transfer of excess luggage from Qazvin to Khoonegeli


Not included:

Entrance fee for Alamut Castle

Personal items such as sleeping bags, mats, hydration packs, trekking poles.


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

Reservation and Enquiry: or WhatsApp/Mobile +989123479103

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