Mount Ararat Trekking – 8 Days

Day 1: I meating you van airport, dirivel to hotel in Van,

Day 2: breakfast in hotel Van after to visit Van cultural and historical places:
Akdamar island, Armenian church, old city and cat house.
Transfer to Dogubayazit with 3-4 hours minibus transfer and on the way we stop at Muradiye waterfalls for drinking tea, a little break, visiting tendurek crater.
Overnight sleep in Dogubayazit Transfer to Mount Ararat village at 2200 meters.

Day 3: Dogubayazit to Yesil Yayla Base Camp at 3200 meters

Day 4: Base Camp (3200m) – Upper Camp ( 4200m) – Base Camp – Acclimatisation day We climb to second Camp and return to Base Camp again for next overnight in tents.

Day 5: Base Camp (3270m) – Upper Camp ( 4200m)
Climbing to second Camp on Ararat. Second Camp at 4200 meters. Equipment transported by pack animals.
Overnight in tents at second camp.

Day 6: Summit (5137 m)
We climb to Ararat Summit 5137 m. It takes about 5-6 hours approx. Then we back to second camp,1-2 hour to rest after pack our equipment and start to descent from base camp to sleep .

Day 7: breakfast after from base camp to Eli village at 2200 meters. Meet the driver and transfer to Dogubayazit transfer from hotel after take a shower afternon . Visit Dogubayazit
We will visit Ishak Pasha Palace. It is one of the most beautiful Ottoman’s Palaces. After visiting palace we can see an old Urartian Castle. Afterwards we visit Noah’s Ark National Park and Museum. Then we go to see Meteor Crater irana Border . Overnight sleep at hotel

Day 8: Van – Istanbul


INCLUDED IN TOUR PRICE

3 night hotel in dogubayazit best hotel
Permit
Transfers to/in dogubatazit Van airport and back
Meals and drinks on mountain
Cook with service
Guide
Tents
Sleeping matress
horses and porters
Summit certificate
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Mt Ararat Trek