PRICE TRAVEL: from €Turkey, ASIA & PACIFIC
Travel trekking allows us to follow 3 different areas of Turkey: the Taurus Mountains, Cappadocia and the Pontic mountains, and climb some of its most representative peaks as Emler (3,723 m), Hassan (3,268 m) and Kaçkar ( 3,937 m).
availibilty – 5
04/07 – 01/08, 2014
Full itinerary as we learn three mountain regions of Turkey very different. Start making crossing the mountains Aladaglar in the mountains of the Taurus Mountains in southern Turkey. These mountains will surprise us with its imposing walls and limestone peaks and deep, narrow canyons. Ascend Mount Emler, more than 3,700 meters. At the end of the trekking we will go to Cappadocia to climb the Monte Hassan (3,268 m), a dormant volcano that rises imposingly on the plateau near the salt lake Tuz Golu. Before traveling north, we will reserve a day to meet the central region of Cappadocia where we will walk through valleys eroded decorated with whimsical shapes. Finally, visit the Kaçkar Mountains, located in the foothills of the Pontic, near the Black Sea, to the northeast of the country, where we will climb the highest mountain, the third highest in Turkey.
- The rock cliffs at the base of Alagadlar. - The highlands of Yedigoller, dotted with numerous lakes. - Walking through the valleys and peaks of Cappadocia. - Ascend to Mount Kaçkar (3,937 m).
Day 1 - Flight to Istanbul
Day 2 - Istanbul (day off)
Day 3 - Flight Istanbul - Kayseri. Start trekking in the Taurus Mountains - Valley Emli
Day 4 - Emli Valley - Alaca Yayla (Plateau) - Emli Valley
Day 5 - Emli Valley - Siyirmalik Valley - Eznevit Yayla - Sokulupinar
Day 6 - Sokulupinar - Dipsiz Lake - Sokulupinar
Day 7 - Sokulupinar - Yedigoller Plateau
Day 8 - Yedigoller - Mount Emler (3.723m) - Yedigoller
Day 9 - Yedigoller Plateau - Karagol
Day 10 - Karagol - Maden Gorge Demirkazik - Ihlara
Day 11 - Climb to Monte Hassan (3,268 m)
Day 12 - Trekking in Cappadocia (Goreme / Urgup) - Kayseri - Erzurum
Day 13 - Erzurum - Yusufeli - Yaylalar
Day 14 - Yaylalar - Dilberduzu
Day 15 - Climb to Monte Kaçkar (3.937m) - Dilberduzu
Day 16 - Dilberduzu - Yaylalar - Erzurum
Day 17 - Erzurum - Istanbul
Day 18 - Istanbul - Spain
Materials: Sleeping bag, hiking boots, waterproof with Gore-Tex or similar batons, flashlight or front, sunglasses, hat, gloves, sunscreen, backpacks gear (30-35lt) and crampons.