2. Geographical index: 36° 22' 28,91" N, 50° 57' 45,99" E
3. Best Time: Spring and summer
4. Position: 145 km north of Tehran
5. Sort: Volcanic
6. Launch Spot height: 3100 m (Galou gorge)
The tour starts from Tehran.
Drive 144 km from Tehran to Kalardasht and then to Roudbarak to set up camp. There you will savor the most charming of the magnificence of Alborz Mountains.
Early morning drive in a 4WD from Roudbarak to Galou gorge (2 hours). Hit the trail to Hesarchal, pass a fantastic Glacier along the way and go on towards Hesarchal. Savour the most exotic natural highlights and continue to Siah Sang peak (4604 m) to set up camp near the peak.
Totally 8 hours climbing.
Start this day's tour off trailing towards Alamkouh summit. Along the way scale the direction beneath the majestic Takht-e Soleiman peak. Conquer Alamkouh, the second highest peak in Iran and then return to the camp to pack everything. Return to Galou gorge and finally to the wonderful village of Roudbarak. Stay overnight in the Climbers lodge and visit the region.
Return to Tehran. Visit Kalardasht and use Namak Ab Roud telecabin lift en route.