Adventure valley,An exciting walk through the Alborz to the Caspian Sea, Masuleh & Rasht

Adventure valley,An exciting walk through the Alborz to the Caspian Sea, Masuleh & Rasht

 

Activities: TREKKING |CULTURAL-HISTORICAL |

Visit the exciting valleys, Historical and ancient castle of Alamut, Visit Caspian tea plantation & factory, pottery workshop, rice plantation, local fresh market, Orange & tea garden, Felting workshop Historic village of Masuleh & Rudkhan Castle Explore Rasht.

 

Duration: 8 Days / 7 Nights
Difficulty: Moderate
Tour Type: Group Departure

 

This tour is definitely one of the most fascinating tours offered by our company. In this tour you will have enough time for trekking in Alborz Mountain and enough time for take a photo. In this tour you can observe the castle of Alamut also you will visit the remains of another castle used at the same era called Lambesar. On the way to the Caspian you will visit a beautiful lake “Ovan” having the chance of staying with local people and tasting delicious local cuisine. On the other site of trip you will visit Masuleh (it is one of the historic and flourishing areas of northern Iran with foggy weather, cool summers). In this tour you will also have the chance to observe Rudkhan castle. This castle is located in the forest.

North of Iran is famous for variety of foods one of the best places in Iran in terms of vegetarian foods. By the way in this tour you will observe the old Rasht bazaar as well.

Trip Highlights

 

  • Trekking from Andej canyon ”Red-rock” to the Castle of Assassins
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    Visit fabled ruins of the Alamut historic castle “Eagle Nest”

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    Exceptional trekking route through spectacular mountain scenery

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    Hike through two vast valleys; Alamut and Se Hezaar

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    Local homestay & socializing with locals

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    Visit Ramsar royal palace and the snake castle

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    Explore Masuleh historic village and hike in Rudkhan Castle

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    Visit Lahijan the center of Iran’s tea plantation farms

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    Visit Gilan heritage museum & Anzali lagoon

 

 

Day 1:Arrival

Upon arrival in a Hotel in Tehran, You will check-in to your hotel.(B)

Day 2:Free day in Tehran

Based on our experience many of travelers arrive around midnight and would need to sleep well before starting the journey. You can relax in your hotel after your flight or if you have arrived earlier you have the option of exploring the capital city by yourself.(B)

Day 3:Tehran to Alamut Valley-Trekking

An Adventure Iran representative will greet you  after your breakfast and drive towards the city of Ghazvin. We will be at Alamut valley around noon time.(B, L, D)

Day 4:Trekking day

Today we will pick an old historical trail through the mountains and work our way up to another historic.(B, L, D)

Day 5:Trekking to the Caspian

After breakfast at 7:30 A.M we will hike our way through some spectacular scenery towards another beautiful and old village.(B, L, D)

Day 6: Explore the Caspian Sea

we have one day sightseeing and exploring tour around Tonekabon in the Caspian. There are lots of attractions in the north of Iran which according to the time of your travel, climate and local situation you will see some of them.(B, L, D)

Day 7:Anzali Lagoon, Masuleh exploring tour

Full day exploring tour,  visiting tea plantation and rice fields, Anzali lagoon by boat and drive to Masuleh historic village. walking tour in Masuleh. (B, L, D)

Day 8:Hiking in Rudkhan Castle, Rasht sightseeing tour and back to Tehran