Cilo / Sat Dağlari

Key information: Cilo / Sat Dağlari

    • Claimed to be the most spectacular mountains in south-east Turkey, 11 peaks over 3,500m.
      • Rugged peaks, glaciers, streams, forests, meadows ? all within a couple of hundred km of the deserts of Iran and Iraq.
        • Long treks in the two halves of the range. Shorter walks also possible.
          • Close to the Iraq and Iran borders. Has regularly been closed due to Kurdish guerilla activity. Check current status before thinking of going there.
            • These can be tough walks in high, remote mountains, on which you will have to be self-sufficient and where altitude can cause problems. Come prepared
            •  ANYONE GOT ANY GOOD PHOTOS? WE WOULD BE DELIGHTED TO POST THEM!

Walkopedia rating

  • Walkopedia rating85
  • Beauty34
  • Natural interest17
  • Human interest2
  • Charisma32
  • Negative points0
  • Total rating85

Vital Statistics

  • Length: Variable
  • Level of Difficulty: Strenuous

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