Mount Ararat Tour 7 Days
İn a nutshell
1-Welcoming the guests at one of the airports: Van, Ağrı or Iğdır airports and going to the hotel.
2-Going to the first camping area of Mount Ararat and camping there. (3200 meters)
3-Trekking to the second camping area and coming back to the first camping area. (For adaptation to the climate and the atmosphere.)
4-Going to the second camping area (4200 meters) and camping there
5.Arriving at the top of Mount Ararat and coming back to the first camping area. Camping there for a night. (3200 meters)
6-Coming back to Doğubayazıt and starting to the culture tour. Then staying at the hotel for a night.
7-Flying from Van, Ağrı or Iğdır airports to İstanbul.
Mount Ararat Tour 7 Days
1.Day:Welcoming the quests from the airport. (Van, Ağrı or Iğdır) and transferring to the hotel.
2. Day : Departure to Mount Ararat at 7:30 in the morning. Driving to 2200 meters. Later, starting to hiking to the base camp. Arriving at the firts campsite that is at an altitude of 3200 meters after four or 6 six hours of walking. Eating dinner and then resting.
3.Day : Adaptation to the altitude: After breakfast, start hiking at 09:00 a.m. Arriving at the second campsite that is at an altitude of 4200 meters after four or six hours walking. Returning to the first campsite (3200 m) after resting for an hour at the second campsite (4200 m).
4.Day : Having breakfast, and setting out at 9:00 a.m for the second campsite. Arriving and camping at the second camsite after four or five hours of hiking. Resting and eating dinner. Sleeping, before hiking to the summit, after the meal.
5.Day: Set out for the Ararat summit at 2:30 a.m. To reach the summit after five or six hours. Taking pictures and setting off for the second campsite that is at an altitude of 4200 meters. After having a rest for an hour, set out for the first campsite that is at an altitude of 3200 meters and camping there for a night.
6.Day: Going to Doğubayazıt city centre after having breakfast at 8:00 a.m. Going to the Doğubayazıt culture tour afternoon and having dinner at the city centre after the tour and coming back to the hotel.
7.Day : Taking the guest to the airport.
1- All transfers in Turkey according to the program
2-All meals, and overnight stays according to the program ( 2 nights accomodation at hotels)
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
For More details and requests and, in order to complete your reservation and process necessary permit or visa assistance please contact us.