The package is a semi trekking rout consisting of ascending to the highest peak of Guilan, Mount Somamus(3680m) and reaching to the other side of limestone mountain, Javaher-Deh summer region. The trip begins from Qasem Abad village by driving for one hour from Khayyat-Mahale to Javaher-Dasht using 4×4 Jeeps.
After reaching the summer region above clouds and forest, you will stay in rural cottages and experience a different stay far from before.
Having local food and relaxing for the night, we will start ascending to Somamus peak in early next morning.
It takes 6-7 hours conquering summit. This trekking trail has gentle slopes in the beginning but the slopes get steeper eventually and are perfectly good for photography. The higher altitudes offer a unique view of the Caspian Sea all the way to Chamkhale beach. Sometimes a blanket of fog covers the landscape and it appears as if you are walking over the clouds but then again the sun shines and the fog disappears.
Somamous is the highest peak in Guilan Province and is a limestone mountain. Peaks have always been regarded as glorious and majestic landmarks by ancient Iranians. The word Somamous means “Holy Place.”
After conquering Somamus we will go ahead to Lapasar village that is still at heights and will have another unforgettable night and stay in Lapasar stone Caravanserai. Trekking to Javaher-Deh on the next day will stay in your memory as a trip crossing Guilan province and Mazandaran region.
Day 1: Qasem Abad to Javaher-Dasht
Departure at 6:00 A.M, Drive 1 hour with Jeep to the heights of summer village through Siyahkalrood road, Surfing village, walking to Naseri spring and spending time with locals and rest in the middle of terrace to Caspian Sea landscape. (L, D)
Day 2: Ascending to Somamus peak (3680m)
Waking up at 6 in the morning for breakfast and start ascending to the peak for 6-7 hours long. Passing Limestone Mountain to Lapasar summer region to get relaxed and eat then sleep in stone caravanserai of Lapasar. (B, L, D)
Day 3: Trekking from Lapasar to Javaher-Deh, descending to Mazandaran province
After breakfast heading to another paradise over Caspian Sea but in different region and province that’s Javaher-Deh summer village and visit waterfall and scenery of opposite side of Somamus. After lunch we will head back toward Ramsar and lower heights. (B, L, D)