Why Ararat? Ararat is the highest mountain in Turkey, is of volcanic origin, with the top covered by glacier. It is located in extreme eastern Turkey, 16 km from Iran and 32Km of Armenia. Being an isolated mountain dominating much lower stretches around, offers a beautiful view seen from the base and an unforgettable panorama of the summit. Biblical mountain is approached with Noah Noah after the Flood.
Itinerary: Van - Dogubayazit - Eli village (2200 m) - Yesil Yayala (3200m) - tabara2 (4200 m) - Top Ararat (5165 m) Special remarks: To obtain permits for access to the area and growing following documents must be submitted at least 90 days in advance: - Copy of passport photo page - Passport photo
Route description: Known as rua normal route on the southern slope is used in the ascent of Mt. Ararat. Base camp of this route is the Yesil Yayala (3200m) at January 4 to 4 / 2 hours from the town of Eli, 20 km from Dogubayazit. The southern route are two campsites: at 3200m (Yesil Yayala) and 4200m (tabara2). Among them are carat donkeys luggage. Peak day begins at 3 am and, after 9-10 hours to reach the top, descend to camp 2 (4200 m) lasting 4-5 hours.
Day1: Arrival at hotel Dogubayazit.Transfer, visit the historic İshakpaşa Palace.
Day 2: Breakfast, transfer Dogubayazit - Eli village (2200 m), loading equipment on donkeys, route to base camp Yesil Yayala 3200 m, Accommodation in tent in base camp. Day 3: Day of acclimatization. Breakfast, go up to 4000-4200m, return to base camp. Overnight in tent. Day 4: Breakfast, baggage loaded on donkeys, trekk to camp 2 (4200 m), setup camp, acclimatization tour 2:00, dinner and overnight in tent.
Day 5: Peak day - out at around 3 am, the rise of 9-10 hours, 4-5 hours descent back to camp 2 (4200 m) baggage loaded on donkeys, descended to base camp, Dogubayazit transfer, hotel accommodation.
Day 6: Breakfast, departure from Dogubayazit.Zbor Bucharest.
The price includes: -Tickets and airport taxes -Accommodation with breakfast at the hotel in Dogubayazit Palace İshakpaşa-entry -Permit the ascent of Ararat Local self-transfer Storage, transport, the mountain with donkeys -Camping equipment (tent, stove, dishes, cutlery) Local-guide -Altitude Mountain Club guide - Extreme Travel throughout expedition group
Price does not include: -Health insurance -Personal expenses (drinks, clothes, telephone, internet) -Meals -Water, gas for cooking -Supplement for single room - 50 euro
ATTENTION, special observations: To obtain permits for access to the area and growing following documents must be submitted at least 90 days in advance: - Copy of passport photo page - Passport photo
Accommodation: Hotel in Dogubayazit, tent on the mountain
Price is calculated for the EUR / USD> = 1.35. Price is calculated for individual entries. For group registrations (more than 4 persons), special offers.