Ararat is in a sensitive frontier zone; military permission is required to climb it At least two months before you want to climb, you have to apply for permission to the Ministry of Tourism or (if you are abroad) the Turkish Embassy in your country; they forward the application to the military authorities. A copy of your passport and other documents will be required and a permit document will be returned to you.Permission is most easily processed through one of the reputable tourism firms offering climbing expeditions, but even they have to allow two months.
A permit costs is $70 Dollars (separate). Medical assistance if required is provided for all tours.You need a permit to climb the mountain. We can arrange to get you in two months.
It is our proud that we have completed our 17th year in Ararat Summit Adventure travel successfully with hundreds of customers and many operators all over the world. Thanks to everyone that have chosen us in their adventure travel and thanks to all operators who have chosen us for their organizations in Turkey during this time. We wish to welcome new friends in our trips for the upcoming years.
We, Ararat Summit Adventure, aim to provide expert knowledge and assistance for your mountain adventures with our professional guides and experienced staff.
Ararat Summit Team!