EXPEDITION IRAN // Climbing Mount Damavand 5,671m (Short Film)
The Secrets of Mount Damavand رازهای قله ی دماوند
Climbing mount Damavand, 5671 m, Iran, The highest volcano in Asia
Mount Damavand, a potentially active volcano, is a stratovolcano which is the highest peak in Iran and the highest volcano in Asia; the Kunlun Volcanic Group in Tibet is higher than Damāvand, but are not considered to be volcanic mountains.
Damāvand has a special place in Persian mythology and folklore. It is in the middle of the Alborz range, adjacent to Varārū, Sesang, Gol-e Zard, and Mīānrūd. It is near the southern coast of the Caspian Sea, in Amol County, Mazandaran Province, 66 kilometres northeast of the city of Tehran.