Sabalan is an inactive volcano in Ardabil province of northwestern Iran. It is the third highest mountain in Iran and has a permanent crater lake formed at its summit. Sabalan has a ski resort (Alvares) and different tourist areas such as the Sarein spa. Sabalan has a Glacier in it's north face that is one of places for Alpine climbing in Iran.

The mountain is known for its beautiful vistas, including the Shirvan gorge, where few climbers ever venture. According to some beliefs, the Mount Sabalan was the place where Zoroaster meditated for some years, so Mt. Savalan is one of the important sacred places in Zoroastrianism.


Date: May June July August 2017


PRICE: contact us


• full services of a professional expedition leader plus local guides
• 4×4 vehicle support as required
• all meals
• all transport as outlined in the itinerary
• all accommodation
• any specialist kit


• international flights
• local airport taxes and international visas
• tips to local guides
• personal equipment (once booked you’ll receive a short kit list)
• travel insurance


Day 1: Driving to Ardebil , Meshkin shahr from Tehran. Short walk arount and overnight at ahotel or camp

Day 2: Driving to campsite (3700m). Climbing in order to acclimatize, overnight at the camp.

Day 3: Climbing to the peak and back to Ghotursoo hot spring. Driving to Ardebil, overnight at hotel.

Day 4: sightseeing in Ardebil then back to Tehran.

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