Understanding the basics of the place you want to visit can help you get a better grasp at what you should expect. If you want to have a wonderful experience from Alamut tour, keep on reading to find more about Alamut Mountaineering in Iran.
Alamut Valley tour, best tour of Iran
Alamut valley which is also known as the hidden paradise in the heart of the mountains is a perfect tour destination. Alamut is a destroyed mountain fortress which is located in the Alamut region in the Qazvin province. Alamut is approximately 200 km from the capital city of Iran, Tehran. The Alamut castle was first built in about the 9th century AD. Alamut has a significance in the history of Iran. Since Alamut Valley has become a famous tourist attraction, Alamut mountain tour is one of the most popular tours that touring agencies provide.
Iran Alamut valley tour is a natural and cultural tour and it is very suitable for tourists, history lovers and nature lovers. The best season to do an Alamut Mountaineering is from March to September. an Alamut tour contains hiking in the landscape of Alamut valley which is a very unique scenery, discovering the “Castle of the Alamut” and its beauty, visiting the Ovan lake and discovering the natural wildlife of the landscape.
What you need in Alamut valley experience
The Alamut Valley is a famous for its hiking situation in summer. Although there are suitable accommodations and you can rent and buy everything you might need, it is highly recommended that you take all the items mentioned below, with you.
- Clothing: Waterproof Jackets/ Waterproof Trousers/ Trekking shoes and socks/ Trekking pants/ Cotton t-shirt/
- Equipment: A fully charged smartphone/ GPS or map/ Sunglasses or sunblock/ Sunscreen/ Emergency contact info/ personal basic first aid kit / trekking poles
- Food and drinks: For Alamut mountaineering it is highly recommended that have a large amount of water and any snack you might like. We suggest you to have Electrolyte powder and Energy bars with you during your experience. You can buy food from the restaurants located in the resorts but it is recommended that you take your own food and drinks.
Having a professional leader with skills and qualifications is a necessity in tours. Choose your tour wisely so you can avoid any problems that may befall you.
Alamut tour can be a joyful activity if you are looking for adventure with your family and friends. Finding a responsible and trustworthy firm that provides personalized tours is the most important part of you travel and can have a major effect on your experience. You can check out Atour’s official website to get more information on their personalized and presented tours.