Tochal is the closest peak to Tehran and Damavand is the tallest peak in the middle east. This tour is for travelers who want to spend less time in Damavand and ascend another peak in the shortest time possible to be able to have a comfortable ascend in Damavand. Tripadvisor!
Hiking day OUR Iran mountain Mountain guide will pick you up from hotel with prior arrangement. We will start hiking from Sarband square. We will have lunch at a restaurant at the beginning of the route. you can't find any other place like Darband with its convoluted restaurants in Iran. After having Iranian lunch head to Tochal camp (Shirpala). You can see restaurants all over the path. At Shirpala, you can relax and enjoy watching Tehran lights at night.
Climb Tochal peak and head to Rineh. After having breakfast, leave the Tochal camp . More going up, more astonishing places that you can watch. It takes about 3 hours to reach Tochal peak. We will be back thorough descending path to Darband. Now we will head to Dmavand base camp (Rineh).
Climb to the Damavand camp 3 (bargahee-sevom)In the morning we go by 4*4 car to camp2 in 3000 meters and after giving backpacks to muleteer, we climb to 4200 meters.
Climb Damavand peak and back to camp 3.After having breakfast early morning, head to peak with fairly slow pace. After climbing peak and watching stunning view go down to camp 3 (bargahe-sevom) to rest. One of the good points of this tour is spending less time in the crowded mountain of Damavand.
Head back to Tehran After having breakfast head back to Damavand camp 2(gosfand sara) and by 4*4 car to Rineh. Now we have time to change our clothes and go to Larijan hot springs. Enjoy the hot springs, have lunch and head to Tehran. Our Iran mountain guide will lead you to your accommodation.