Kackar Circuit (Turkey)
Ayder to Mt. Kackar and back
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This delightful five-day loop trek takes us through the rough and tumble valleys
of the Kackar range in Northeastern Turkey, up to the 3,750 meter summit of Mt.
Kackar and back down to the hill village of Ayder and its hot springs. Along the
way we’ll pass pure, flowing streams and crystalline tarns, catch a glimpse of
traditional Turkish rural life, and enjoy the simple beauty and serenity of this
remote mountain region. The preceding Shabbat in Istanbul will acquaint us with
the former capital of the Byzantine and Ottoman Empires, and one of the world’s
Duration: 7 days (5 days of trekking) including 1 Shabbat
Trekking Grade: Level 3 / moderate
Size of group: 6 to 12
Food: Vegetarian fare (including fresh fish),
prepared and served in new pots and utensils by our trail cook.
Point of arrival: Istanbul
Point of return: Trabzon Airport
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