Climbing program on Mount Ararat (5137m)
Climbing Ararat is an opportunity to climb 5000 without any mountain climbing experience and a great chance to get acquainted with the most ancient cultural traditions of Turkey as part of our team.
ount Ararat Expedition
Day 1: Airport Van (or
) – Dogubeyazit
Meet the group at airport and transfer to hotel in Dogubeyazit.
Day 2. Start climbing Ararat: transfer to Eli village (2200 m). Transfer to the 1st base camp at (3200 m). Rest, dinner in the camp, overnight in tents.
Day 3. Acclimatization trip to the 2nd base camp (4200 m). Descent to the 1st base camp (3200 m). Breakfast and dinner at the camp, overnight in tents.
Day 4. Transfer to the 2nd base camp (4200 m).
Dinner in the camp, overnight in tents.
Day 5. Departure for the assault on the peak of Ararat (5137 m). Descent to the 2nd camp (4200 m) for a short rest and snack. Further descent to the 1st camp (3200 m).
Day 6. Descent to the village of Eli (2200 m), transfer to Dogubayazit.
Day 7. Walk around the city of Dogubayazit, visiting local attractions, one of the most interesting is Ishaq Pasha's palace.
Day 8. Charges and transfer to the airport, departure to home