Alamut Trekking

Alamut is situated in the south face of Alborz Mountain Range, surrounded by the plain of Qazvin in the south and the densely forested slopes of Mazandaran province in the north. Moving from Qazvin to Alamut, you pass through hills and curvatures that are the significant themes of this spectacular area’s natural composition. Two great castles of the Ismailites, Lambsar and Alamut, along with Meymun Diz and Nevizar Shah Castles are amongst the wonders of this area, belonging to Hassan-e -Sabbah and his cult of the Assassins who ruled this area for over two centuries. The ancient Castle of Alamut has been described by Marco Polo, and that’s one of the reasons why it has always been attracting lots of tourists from all around the world.

On your journey toward the beautiful Lake of Evan, at the height of 3710m, you cross the country of Pichebon, at the height of 2800 m. Then you will move to the north from Alamut Valley for two  days, you reach the coastal line of the Caspian Sea, through the col of 3000. This marks the end of your trip during which you can enjoy the eye-catching beauties of both the north and the south of Alborz Mountain Range. And you go back Tehran via amazing Chaloos road.

Itinerary: Tehran- Qazvin- Alamut – Garmarud- Pichebon- Chalous- Tehran

Day 01: Tehran- Qazvin –Alamut – Garmarud

Pick up at the hotel in Tehran around 8 AM , 2 hours driving to Qazvin . 3 hours more driving to reach eastern Alamut, Garmarud village. Trekking around the valley for 5 hours. stay overnight in Garmarud homestay.

Day :02 Garmarud

Have trekking via different mountain , overnight Garmarud homestay. Trekking time is about 5-6 hours .

Day 03: Garmarud – Pichbone

Trekking to the next village about 7 hours, stay overnight in pichebon village. Trekking time is about 5-6 hours

Day 04: Pichbon – Chalous – Tehran

driving to Caspian Sea and visiting the costliness and finally driving back from Chalus to Tehran.

Best Time to go: From End April Till Early September

Tour duration: 4 days / 3 nights
Group Size: Min 2
Tour difficulty : 2/5

Services Include:

4 days professional English speaking driver guide , 3 nights Accommodation/ full board at  Traditional village home

From 349 € per person.

150 € per person

Note:* price per person based on a minimum of 2 persons

Available departures

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