Mount Ararat Tour 5 Days
Day 1: Welcoming guests at the Van, Kars or Igdır airports and then going to the hotel in Dogubayazit. Having dinner, and resting there.
Day 2: Departure to Mount Ararat at 7:30 in the morning. Arriving to the Ele or Çevirme Villages at 2200 meters by car and then hiking to the first camp (3200) and arriving the camp site after four or six hours of hiking (approx. 7 km). Camping there and eating dinner.
Day 3: To start hiking at 09:00 after breakfast in the morning. Arriving at the second camp that is in the 4200 meters after four or five hours of hiking (approx. 6-7 km). Eating dinner and resting for the summit walk that will start in the morning.
Day 4: To start hiking for the peak at 01:00 or 02:00 a.m and arriving at the summit after five or six hours of hiking. Taking pictures at the summit and then returning to the camp site that is at 4200 meters. After an hour of rest, starting to walk down to the first camp (3200 m). An hour rest at the first camp and then arriving at the hotel in Doğubayazıt. Taking an Ishak Pasha Palace tour after taking a shower and then having dinner after the tour. Finally returning to the hotel.
Day 5: Taking the guests to the Van, Kars or Igdır airports in the morning.
1- All transfers in Turkey according to the program
2-All meals and overnight stays according to the program
3-Permission from Ankara for the climbing of Ararat
4-50 Dollar entrance fee (per person) for the national park, Ararat
5- Licensed Kurdish mountain tour guide English
7-Food and Beverages - full board - all inclusive on the mountain
8-Tents for two persons & thermo mats (single person tents additional charge)
9-Luggage transport by horses on mountains
On the mountain everyone only carries a day-pack, for the climbing there will be lunch packages. In the evening there will be a warm meal.
F = Breakfast M = Lunch L = Lunch package A =
10-Tour and summit certificate
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