Tag: Eco Areas

THE WHITE HOT KAVIR-E LUT (Lut Desert) in iran
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April 5, 2017June 7, 2017

THE WHITE HOT KAVIR-E LUT (Lut Desert) in iran

There are only a special few adventure seekers and curious travellers worldwide that can say they’ve experienced this rare and phenomenal landscape that goes by the name of Lut Desert, the hottest place on earth. Iran is geographically situation in such a way that it’s a part of the Afro-Asian desert belt. Lut Desert (Kavir-e...

THE ANCIENT KALUT SHAHDAD DESERT
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February 25, 2017June 23, 2017

THE ANCIENT KALUT SHAHDAD DESERT

Said to have been home to civilized societies thousands of years ago (circa 6000 BC), Kalut Shahdad desert, in Kerman, is a spectacular scenic area with the Kalut being of a unique significance among other deserts. The word Kalut is the name of the unique mountainous rock formations. Believe it or not, these peculiar mountains...

THE UNTRAVELED KUH-E MERIKHI
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February 22, 2017June 7, 2017

THE UNTRAVELED KUH-E MERIKHI

Wandering through the beautiful laidback coastal city of Chabahar, in southern Iran, the curious tourists and travellers that end up here can be categorized as true explorers and Iran enthusiasts.  The Kuh-e Merikhi (Martian Mountain or Mars Mountain) are this undiscovered city’s fantastic geo-morphological phenomena. This incredible stretch of mountains, that parallels the Oman Sea,...

SETAREGAN VALLEY
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January 26, 2017March 26, 2017

SETAREGAN VALLEY

THE WONDROUS SETAREGAN VALLEY The amazing two million year old valley on Qeshm Island, also called Darreh Setaregan, is a local legend made of completely natural cement and sand that has a very strange form and feel to it. Locals claim that it was first formed by the impact of a fallen star and has...

BADAB-E SURT
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January 23, 2017January 30, 2017

BADAB-E SURT

THE NORTHERN NATURAL WONDER: BADAB-E SURT Found in the beautiful Northern countryside of Iran, this ancient breathtaking ecological anomaly has had every visitor absolutely awe-struck with its exceptionally rare beauty since the time it was discovered. Badab-e Surt is a collection of magnificent terraced sediment formations located high up in the mountain of the Mazandaran...