Damavand

  • Damavand: Damavand - © Wiki user Bjorn Christian Torrissen
  • Damavand: Damavand - © Wiki user Mehdi
  • Damavand: Damavand - © Flickr user DavidSandoz
  • Damavand: Damavand Mountain - © Flickr user Ninara
  • Damavand: Damavand Volcanic Crater - © Wiki user M samadi
  • Damavand: Damavand - © Flickr user Ninara
  • Damavand: Damavand  - © Wiki public domain
  • Damavand: Damavand from polur in winter - © Wiki user Alireza Javaheri
  • Damavand: Damavand Summit - © Wiki user M samadi
  • Damavand: Mount Damavand - © Wiki user Greger Ravik
  • Damavand: Road to Damavand Mountain - © Flickr user Ninara

Key information: Damavand

  • Damavand is a huge, rough, barren, dramatic, extinct volcano, and at 5671m, the highest point in the Alborz mountains.
  • This is fine but tough walking, and extremely altitudinous. We have seen a firm proposing a there-and-back in 3 days, with a 1,470m climb to the peak. To be avoided on health grounds.
  • ANYONE GOT ANY GOOD PHOTOS? WE WOULD BE DELIGHTED TO POST THEM!

Walkopedia rating

  • Walkopedia rating81
  • Beauty33
  • Natural interest17
  • Human interest4
  • Charisma32
  • Negative points5
  • Total rating81
  • Note: Neg: Altitude

Vital Statistics

  • Length: 4+ days
  • Maximum Altitude: 5,671m
  • Level of Difficulty: Difficult

This walk description page is at an early stage of development, and will be expanded over time. Your comments on this walk, your experiences and tips, and your photos are very welcome.

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Damavand: Damavand Volcanic Crater - © Wiki user M samadi
Damavand: Damavand - © Wiki user Mehdi
Damavand: Damavand - © Flickr user DavidSandoz

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Damavand: Damavand Mountain - © Flickr user Ninara...
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