Mount Damavand, Iran's highest peaks at 5619 m high which is located about 80km northeast of Tehran, in addition, it is the largestvolcanicmountaininAsia. On the other hand, Damavand is considered as the first national natural Monument in 2008.
This unique volcanic mountain has a special place in the history of mythological poems and stories in many mythic and literary of Iran. There are four main routes to climb Mount Damavand, including the North, Northeast, South, and West. The way to reach the advance camp of northeast which is located at 4,320mstarts from Nandal village at 2,300m. The northeast route can be named the most beautiful route to climb Mount Damavand. To reach the summit, it takes usually about 8 to 10 hours.