Climbing to Mount Aragats

Description

The mountain Aragats is the highest peak in nowadays Armenia. It is 4090 meters high and has 4 summits. There is a 350 meter deep volcanic crater in between those 4 summits.

The highest summit is the northern, which is 4090 m, then western – 4007 m, eastern – 3916 m and southern – 3879 m.

We invite you to climb Aragats and have a look at Armenia from 4000m heights.

When the weather is clear you can easily see a wonderful view to the mount Ararat, Geghama mountains and the mount Ara. The climbing begins from 3300 m where we get by car.

Climbing season: June – September

Program

Early morning departure from Yerevan.

At the beginning of the tour we will move to lake Kari 
The lake is  situated on the height of 3200m above the sea level near the Southern peak of Aragats. It is a freshwater lake, a wonderful pearl of wild nature surrounded by alpine meadows.

Afterwards  we’ll start our hiking tour to the Southern peak, it takes 5-6 hours, 3 hours up and 2 hours down.
Climb up. Enjoy every single moment of your hike. Feel Armenian wild nature.
Break on the top (coffee break, light lunch).

Gear list:

  • backpack
  • hiking boots
  • warm clothes
  • trekking poles
  • raincoat
  • hats
  • sunglasses
  • forehead flashlight
  • hiking gaiters
  • sun cream

Tour Price:

Number of persons 2-3 pers. 4-5 pers. 6-9 pers. 10-15 pers.
Price per person 85$ 60$ 45$ 35$


The tour price includes:

  • Comfortable transport with driver for the whole route
  • English speaking hiking guide
  • Lunch
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