Alamut valley is a historical and cultural attractions can be on of the most amazing trips in Iran. Because managers of Iran Horizon are from this region, they know this vast area very well. You can take advantage of Iran Horizon's cottage in one of the most beautiful areas in Alamut. In this trip we visit the highlights of Alamut and spend one day trekking in nature.
Head to Alamut We will drive with our Iran travel guide from Tehran at 6 am to the Alamut valley and that casle. We will have breakfast on the road. After reaching Ghazvin, head to the mountainous Alamut road until Alamut castle . After getting familiar with Hasan-e-Sabbah and the Assassins, then head to Dinehrud village. We need 1 hour of hiking to reach the village.
Today we spend time to familiarize ourselves with village life of Alamut tour in our Iran culture tour . We are going to milk their cattle, learn how to bake traditional bread, and how to cook local dishes using recipes that have been used for thousands of years. Alamut Villagers with collaborate with us in preparing these dishes and in the end, we have the chance taste what we have cooked.
After a short trek we reach Garmaroud and drive to Ovan Lake. The water in this lake comes from many springs underneath it. We have lunch on the way and drive back to Tehran.