This adventure trip will be starting and ending in Van airport, Hotel in Dogubeyazit for one night.
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Trekking Ararat Mountain
Meeting with your aide at the airplane terminal in Van, from where we will drive to visit delightful Van Castle. From downtown area we will drive to 33 km to ship terminal and have short voyage to Akdamar Island on the Lake Van. We will see Church of The Holy Cross, an Armenian church assembled somewhere around 915 and 921 AD. Subsequent to going to Akdamar Island we will drive to campground close to the Nemrut Crater Lake. Supper and overnight at the camp.
After breakfast we will begin our trek toward the West side of the Crater Lake and move to the summit of Mount Nemrut. After drop from the summit we will be exchanged to Mount Suphan. We will pitch our tents on the campground. Supper and overnight there.
After eary breakfast we will begin to rising to the summit of Mount Suphan (4058 m), from where we will have stunning perspective of Van lake and environment. After break for taking photographs we will plummet to campground, for supper and overnight.
After breakfast we pack our things and drive to Dogubayazit, to the lodging. We go to the downtown area for lunch. Later we can visit Ishak Pasha Palace (Ottoman’s royal residence from seventeenth century, which is found 7 km from Dogubayazit). Rest of the evening is free.Supper and overnight in Dogubayazit.
After breakfast in lodging we will pack our gear and drive to Cevirme Village, close to the foot of Mount Ararat. Watchmen will put our bags on stallions and we will begin our trek to the Camp 1 (Base Camp) at 3300 meters. On the camp we will have lunch, drink hot tea and pitch our tents. Rest time and supper. Overnight at Camp 1.Supper and overnight in Dogubayazit.
We have breakfast on the Camp 1, pack our hardware and begin to climb to Camp 2 (4200 m). Steeds will convey our bags to Camp 2. On the campground we will eat lunchi pitch our tents and set up our hardware for following day (climb to the summit). Supper and overnight at the camp
After ahead of schedule wake up we will have little breakfast and begin to move to the highest point of Mout Ararat (5137 meters). In the wake of coming to the summit and short break for taking photographs we will begin to drop to Camp 2, when we will have a rest, lunch and we will pack our things. After a rest we will proceed with plummet to Base Camp and later to Cevirme Village, where minibusses will sit tight for us. We back to Dogubayazit to the inn
Breakfast at the lodging. Exchange to the air terminal in Van.
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