Alam kooh area
Alamkooh and Takht -e- soleiman area, especially the southern side of the mountain is a beautiful
and atractive place for ski Touring in the spring in Iran. Due to heavy rainfall in winter in the
area and many peaks over 4000 meters it is a suitable place for skiing to mid-spring
Peaks such as: Lashgarak – Gardonkooh – Chaloon and many other peaks in the area in the spring
and in favorable conditions the main peak Alamkooh (4811m) is also good to ascend. It is also
a good place for acclimatization before climbing Damavand. you can see a spectacular view of
Alborz mountains over the 4000 meters high peak.
BEST TIME: March-April-May
TRIP LENGTH: 7 days
• full services of a professional expedition leader plus local guides
• 4×4 vehicle support as required
• all meals
• all transport as outlined in the itinerary
• all accommodation
• any specialist kit
• any entrance permits (50 USD for Damavand – 30 USD for Alamkooh)
• international flights
• local airport taxes and international visas
• tips to local guides
• personal equipment (once booked you’ll receive a short kit list)
• travel insurance
Day 1: Arrival – Transfer to the hotel and shopping in Tehran.
Day 2: driving through Chaloos road (one of the most beautiful roads of Iran) to Marzanabad and Roudbarak. Overnight in MSFI hut. Walk around the hut.
Day 3: Departure by car 4WD to the camp (Tange Galoo) because of the snow and the conditions of the porters. stay in camps and short ski around.
Day 4: climb Lashgarak 4200m summit and ski to the camp.
Day 5: Climb to the summit Chaloon 4550 m and ski to the camp.
Day 6: assend Gardonkooh 4300m summit and return to the camp.
Day 7: Return to the hut. drive to the Caspian Sea , walk around the city and Mahmudabad market. overnight in a hotel or motel.
Day 8: return to Tehran and transfer to the airport.