Damavand Economy Tour

Mt Damavand Hiking & Trekking and Climbing Tour.

Mount Damavand Economy Tours

Damavand Economy Tour Cost and Price

Want to climb Mount Damavand for an affordable price? Look no further! Our budget-friendly group tour is only €380 per person in the summer of 2024. This price includes all the services and support you need for a memorable Damavand climb.

Mount Damavand Trekking Tours
Mount Damavand Trekking Tours

Damavand Economy Tour Programs in 2024

June 2024
ET Jun 8-10
ET Jun 15-17
ET Jun 22-24

July 2024
ET Jul 1-3
ET Jul 6-8
ET Jul 20-22
ET Jul 27-29

August 2024
ET Aug 3-5
ET Aug 10-12
ET Aug 17-19
ET Aug 26-28

September 2024
ET Sep 7-9
ET Sep 14-16
ET Sep 22-24
ET Sep 28-30

This Damavand Economy Tour is not available for US, UK, or Canadian nationalities. These nationalities require a special guided tour from airport to airport in Iran. For more information, please see our page on Iran Visa requirements for US, UK, and Canadian citizens. Climbers from these countries can still experience Mount Damavand with our Damavand VIP Private Tour.

  • Climbing Damavand on a Budget? Join the Economy Tour!

Looking to climb Mount Damavand for less? Our Economy Tour lets you share costs and climb alongside fellow adventurers from around the world.
What's included:

  • Budget-friendly price: This tour is significantly cheaper than Damavand private VIP tour.
  • Shared experience: Team up with other climbers and enjoy the camaraderie.
  • Essential services: Get the support you need for a safe and successful climb, even if it means less flexibility in timing and Damavand trekking tour itinerary.

This may not be the best option if:

  • You prefer a private experience.
  • You need strict control over Damavand Trekking Timing and itinerary.
  • You're looking for a full-package tour with all the bells and whistles.

Still unsure? Explore our "Damavand climbing tour" page for detailed information on routes, difficulty levels, gear, and tour operators. It's your one-stop shop for planning a safe and memorable Damavand adventure!

More Damavand Economy Tours

Want More Budget-Friendly Damavand Treks?

We offer several group Economy Tours throughout the summer season. But we're also happy to consider customizing a budget-friendly trek specifically for your group, potentially adding extra days for better acclimatization (e.g., 4 days or more). This requires a minimum of 3 participants in your team.

Please note: Additional Economy Tour options are only available during the summer season. Interested climbers can contact us for the latest information and to discuss customizing their trek. Let's work together to make your Damavand adventure a reality! Climb Mount Damavand Iran.

Mount Damavand Iran
Mount Damavand 5671m
Hiking Trekking Damavand Mountain, Iran
Map by Damavand Guide

AMS Note
This is a short-form trekking itinerary for Mount Damavand Iran. To minimize the risk of Acute Mountain Sickness (AMS) and for proper Acclimatization it is necessary to be in Tehran (approx 1300-1500 masl) at least 24 hours before the start of the Damavand trek.

Itinerary Summer 2024

Damavand South Route Itinerary Damavand Hiking Tour
Day 1: Transfer from a certain point in Tehran to base and trek to high camp. O/N C3/tent.
Day 2: Ascend to Damavand summit and return back to high camp. O/N C3/tent.
Day 3: Descend to base. Drive back to the starting point in Tehran. Tour ends.


We start signe up for a budget tour each summer and welcome interested individual to join. If you intend to take part in a group tour, please copy - paste the following form and fill it, send it by email and let us know the required info about your team. See also Ski Touring Damavand.

Required Information

1- Your name(s):
2- Your age(s):
3- Gender(s):
4- Nationality:
5- Type of tour: Group Tour.
6- When do you arrive in Tehran:
7- Which program you are interested in:
8- Exact number of participants in your team:
9- Your mountaineering experience(s):

Damavand Hiking Tour
Damavand Mountain Trekking Tour

Three Days Itinerary Summer 2024

Day 1: Starting Day
From a starting point in Tehran drive by car to Damavand first campsite in early morning. After changing the car at C1 continue the drive as far as car can go up by 4WD car to the base (Goosfand Sara). Then by 4 to 5 hours trekking to high camp. Usually arrive in the afternoon (2-4 PM). Over night at Camp 3 or tent.

Day 2: Summit Day
Start trekking to Damavand Summit at about 5 AM (reach the summit after 5 to 7 hours). Return back to camp 3. Usually arrive late afternoon (3 to 5 PM). Over night at C3/tent.

Day 3: Return Day
After breakfast descend down to base. Drive to camp 1 and then return to the starting point in Tehran. Generally arrive in the evening. Tour ends.

Acclimatization Note
The mentioned itinerary is recommended for those mountaineers who have arrived few days before and are already living in Tehran (approx 1300-1500 masl) for better Acclimatization. It is not suggested for those who intend to arrive to Tehran on the starting day from a country which is located at sea level. For proper acclimatization it is necessary to be in Tehran at least one day in advance.

Advantages of Economy Tours

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Cost and Price

Financially cheaper compared to a private tour. Budget friendly program when money matters.

Team Work

Join other mountaineers keen on reaching the summit and climb in a team work.


The necessary services for the mountaineering is supported in this package. Visit Included.

Disadvantages of a Group Tours

The Group Tours have some disadvantages too.


Share Tours run in summer season only.


A minimum of four participants is required for any tour package.

Not flexible

Timing, starting day, starting point and itinerary is not flexible.


Participants should be strong enough and have a good pace to follow the team while trekking.


Some services are not supported in this package, Visit Not Included.


The mentioned itineraries in this category is good for those who have enough acclimatization and not recommended for those who intend to arrive to Tehran on the starting day from a place white low altitude and sea level. Visit also Damavand Meteo.

Mount Damavand Iran
Damavand Volcano Iran


• Accommodation in Camp 3 hut/Igloo or tent.
• Transfer from a certain starting point in Tehran to Camp 1 and back to the same place.
• Transfer by 4WD cars from Camp 1 to Camp 2 Base (as far as car can go) and back to C1.
• Experienced mountain guide.
• Breakfast, lunch, dinner on the mountain campsite.
• Tent if necessary.
• Cooking gear.

Not Included

This is the land only itinerary; please make your own way to the tour starting point.
• Transport to/from IKA Airport Tehran.
• Visa support: Iran Visa Authorization Code.
• Permit: Damavand Climbing Permit fee 50 USD.
• Hotel, hotel reservation and charges in Tehran.
• City meals.
• Medical/evacuation and trip insurance.
• Personal equipments.
• Porter and mule to carry extra gears.
• Unscheduled days/nights on the mountain.
• Unscheduled nights at Tehran hotel.

Insurance Important Note

We strongly recommended you to have all risk insurance that covering medical and evacuation from remote area. The insurance should cover also helicopter flight that could occured in Mt. Damavand expedition.

More info
• Dates are not flexible.
• It is better to apply ASAP to be registered in any group tour.
• Participants must be fit enough for such a shared tour.
• The tour is flexible for the number of participants.
• Contact us for more details.
• See also Terms of Payment.

Mount Damavand Iran
Damavand Mountain Iran

Summer Equipment
To have a safe ascend to Mt Damavand peak, it is necessary to bring proper gear, the most important ones are listed below.

Necessary Equipments
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• Earplug, to block undesirable noises which may disrupt your sleep in shelter/hut.
• Backpack/Rucksack (30 - 40 lit suitable for the summit day).
• Trekking/ski poles
• Trekking boots, warm
• Socks, warm/simple
• Jacket and pants, warm
• jacket and pants, wind/snow/rain gear
• Gloves, thin
• Gloves, warm/wind
• Cap, sun-hat/baseball cap/scarf/cover ears and neck
• Hat, warm
• Hat, balaclava/wind/snow
• Glasses, sun/glacier/100% UV IR
• Glasses, wind/snow/storm/side cover
• Swiss Army knife/Pocket knife or multi-tool
• Small personal first-aid kit
• Headlamp. Flashlight
• Sunscreen cream SPF 50 or better
• Lip protection, lipstick
• Sleeping bag
• T-shirts
• Track-suit, warm fleece sweaters
• Underclothing

Optional Equipments
• Mobile phone
• Digital camera, and spare batteries
• Travel clothes
• Hiking pants
• Sandals/sneakers/trainers/slippers
• Cooking gear
• Thermos
• Water Bottles, Purification tablets
• Mattress, tent
• Bathing suit, small, quick-dry towel
• Lighter/Matches
• Toiletry bag/kit
• Personal hygiene utensils

Damavand Tour

Guided treks up Mount Damavand involve climbing or traversing the mountain's difficult slopes, taking one of its many routes, and reaching the summit. Remote locations are visited throughout the Damavand tours, and either short day hikes or challenging multi-day expeditions may be required. The guided climbing and hiking tour packages of Mount Damavand, Iran, are enjoyable for persons who enjoy physical difficulties, the great outdoors, and adventure.

Spectacular natural scenery may be seen on a Damavand guided hiking tour, including snow-capped slopes, alpine meadows, and glacier-fed lakes. One should get physically ready before starting the ascent of the Damavand mountain because the terrain might be difficult and the weather can be unpredictable. It's also crucial to have the right tools, such as reliable hiking boots, cozy gear, and a sturdy backpack pack.

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