Climbing Damavand (5610m) the highest point of middle east is the main part of our trip and visiting Capital city of Iran “Tehran” that is strategic and important metropolis in middle east too, will be our cultural extension.
Starting point: Tehran Ending point: Tehran
Level of Difficulty: Damavand/ south face: 4 out of 5
Physical Condition: Mountain climbers with the experience of over 4000 m can climb this mountain very easily. Generally fit-body mountaineers climb Damavand without any problem.
Tehran is capital of Iran and the most popular city of the country; it is also the second largest metropolitan city in the middle east.
Tehrani people speak Persian language. Although the large number of them are of other ethnic linguistic group, 99% of the people understand and speak Persian. International Airport of Imam Khomeini and domestic airport of Mehrabad, central railway station and subway stations are properly developed in Tehran.
Damavand, the highest mountain of Iran sitting beside the most important metropolitan city and capital of Islamic Republic of Iran, Tehran. According to an Iranian mythology the ancient borders of Iran had been determined by the arrow of Arash (the archer) that was thrown from the summit of this mountain.