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PEAK TOUR: SHAHDAG - 4243 m

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What to Expect
TOUR PROGRAMME

Day 1

14.00 Departure from Baku

20.00 Meeting in the Khinalig village2100 m, Overnight in a rural house, acclimatization dinner - national food, preparation for the next day, rest.

Day 2

06.00 Waking up.

07.00 Moving by the four wheel drive car through Shah Yaylag plateau to the bottom of Shakh Dag mount 2500 m - 17 km. After take 2-3 hour trekking to the Base Camp of Shakh Dag 3100 m. On the way you will see waterfall. The distance is 2.5 km, the altitude difference is 600 m. In the base camp. Camp arrangement, dinner, preparation for climbing, rest, overnight in tents, acclimatization.

Day 3

04.00 Waking up

05.00 Start climbing from east slop, continue through Shakh Dag path 3800 m and glacier on north side near the top of mountain. After 7-8 hours we will be at the summit. The altitude difference will be 1400 m.

13.00 At the summit. After short break we will turn back.

18.00 In the base camp

Day 4

07.00 Waking up

08.00 Leaving base camp. Trek to the car and drive back to the Khinalig.

11.00 In the village. Lunch in the village and returning to Baku.

The schedule depends on the speed of the group and bad weather possibility is not considered. In case of bad weather we can stay max. 1 day on mountains and there will be additional cost.

Porter services also available (optional). 

THE EQUIPMENT YOU WILL NEED:
• Trekking poles
• Sleeping bag
• Tent
• Sleeping pad
• Ice axe
• 9mm rope, length – 30 m.
• Boots
• Sunglasses
• Gloves
• Windproof and waterproof jacket, clothing.
• Kitchenware personal use

We need customer`s gear and equipment list (sleeping bags, trekking poles, etc.). Below listed items are required. We can provide missing items for rent.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Baku
Departure Time
2:00 PM
Duration
4 days
Return Details
Baku
Inclusions
  • 3 nights accommodation
  • Transportation
  • Guide service
  • Camp arrangement, cooking
  • Overnight and dinner in the village
  • Insurance
  • Walkie-talkie (10km coverage area)
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Snacks
  • Bottled water
  • Coffee and/or Tea
Exclusions
  • Mountain equipment for personal use
  • Mountain nutrition
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Minimum age is 18 years
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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By: Qartal Professional Guide Services
9 reviews
marekmU660TJ
10
Mountain trekking.
Professionally planned and organized trekking trip to Qizilqaya and some other peaks at almost 4000m. Rufat is
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JohanneK58
133
Great guide service
We went on two day trips with Rufat. One to Gobustan and Ateshgah and another to the rainbow mountains with a hike
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Sabina B
20
Very nice day..
Beautiful and picturescue Kohnadahar-Qaranohur day track. Great views, mountains, forest and lake. it was
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Inspiration746605
10
From tourist guide up to mountain climbing experience
Quite professional team with wide range of experience in hiking, trekking, climbing. I was in several trips with
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Dmitry S
21
Highly recommend!
Excursion to Gobustan is very interesting. Mud volcanoes and rock carvings in the outdoor museum allow you to feel
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yousuf r
Baku, Azerbaijan
11
Hot spring water bath - Experience
We left from Baku early morning, reached the town in interior Azerbaijan. in this town we can experience different
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Vacation385151
11
Chiraq Qala trip was very interesting
It was one day hiking, around Chirq qala - an ancient fortress. I recommend to bring trekking poles, hat and
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Key Details
  • Qartal Professional Guide Services
  • Duration: 4 days
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English, Russian
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