Hiking Iran's Alborz Mountains
Few countries' history and culture are as rich, deep, and palpable as Iran's. In the northern reaches of this enchanted land, the breathtaking Alborz Mountains harbor pristine examples of the nation's textured past and colorful present. On this exclusive MT Sobek adventure, spend 6 glorious days trekking through the Alborz's varied highlands. En route, visit world-class museums, ancient ruins, sacred mosques, local villages, nomadic tribes - even soak ...
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|1||Arrive in Iran|
|2||Behold the Jewels of Tehran|
|3||Enter the Alborz Mountains|
|4||Mountain Hike to Picheh Bon|
|5||Visit Salambar Caravanserai & Hike to Shahrestan|
|6||Hike to Dar Sarya Plain and Drive to Ramsar|
|7||Drive to Sarein and Take a Leisurely Hike|
|8||Hike Mt. Sabalan & Relax at Sarein’s Hot Springs|
|9||Take in the Treasures of Tabriz|
|10||Visit St. Stepanos Monastery & Tabriz’s Legendary Bazaar|
|11||Trek the Sacred Valley of Kandovan|
|12||Mountain Drive South to Zanjan|
|13||Visit Breathtaking Soltaniyeh and Qazvin|
|14||Depart from Tehran|