Mount Ararat Tour 6 Days
Day 1: Welcoming guests at the Van, Kars or Igdır airports and going to the hotel in Dogubayazit. Having dinner and resting at the hotel.
Day 2: Departure to Mount Ararat at 7:30 in the morning. Arriving to the Ele or Çevirme Villages that are at 2200 meters by car and then to the first campsite (3200) after four or six hours of walking (approx. 7 km). Camping there and eating dinner.
Day 3: Adaptation to the altitude: After breakfast, to start hiking at 09:00 a.m. Arriving to the second campsite that is at 4200 meters after four or five hours of walking and returning to the first camp that is at 3200 meters after an hour of rest.
Day 4: After breakfast, to start hiking for the second campsite at 09:00. Arrival to the second campsite after four or five hours of walking. Camping and resting at 4200 meters (Second campsite). Eating dinner and then resting for the summit walk.
Day 5: Starting to hike to the summit at 2:30 in the morning. Arrival to the summit after five or six hours of walking. Taking pictures and then returning to the second camp (4200 m). After an hour of rest, going to the first camp (3200 m). After an hour of rest in the first camp, too, departure for the hotel that ‘s in Dogubayazit. After taking a shower, set off for a trip to Ishak Pasha Palace. Eating dinner and returning to the hotel after the trip.
6. Day : Taking the guests to 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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