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Desert Charm | 3 Days 4×4 Safari in Lut Desert

Safari across Iran’s Lut desert and discover an otherworldly landscape of star dunes, shifting sands and wind-hewn kaluts. The Lut (UNESCO’s World Heritage) is home to the hottest recorded spot on earth and its soft sands and towering rock sculptures are the setting for an epic desert traverse.

Destinations:Kerman- Malek Abad- Gandom Beryan – Maelk Abada – Kerman

Day 01: Kerman – Malek Abad Eco Camp (112 km)

Moving from Kerman at 10:00 am and driving toward Keshit and enjoying the village, then heading to Shahdad. Sightseeing of Shahdad, its old castles and getting familiar with the culture, history, and life style of the people of this Desert Town; the historical works of which belong to Aratta Civilization, dating back to 4000-6000 BC, excavated in this area. Overnight stay at Eco Camp of Malek Abad village.

Day 02: Malek Abad Eco Camp– Gandom Beryan

After breakfast we will go for expedition 4×4 wheel driving via the edge of the high sandy hills, heading to Kaluts and its stunning views. Kalut is considered the biggest cloddish town of the world.  These are one of the main characteristics of the desert areas, resembling buildings from a distance. Then visiting Gandom Beryan, plus its old fortress & date-palm groves, Nepkas (Desert Vases). Visiting East and West Kalout. We will stay at camp to experience a “million star hotel”, camping at Gandom Beryan.

Day 03:  Gandom Beryan – Malek Abad Eco Camp – Kerman

Sunrise is the best moment to take pictures and walk around the Kaluts. After breakfast we will go for off-road and heading back to Malk Abad Eco camp, and have refreshment. Then back to Kerman.

 

Included Services: English speaking driver guide , pick up and drop off from/to Kerman hotels/airports ,4WD vehicle (for 3 passengers), 1 night stay in Eco Camp ,1 night stay in camp, Lut Desert ,camping equipment (shared tent, sleeping bag, blanket), full board (2 breakfast, 2 lunches, 2 dinners), refreshments, insurance

Best Time to go: From October Till May

Tour Grade:3/5

Highlights: Cultural, Desert Safari, Desert Camping and Natural sightseeing Tour

From 249 € per person.

150 € per person

Note: Tour price based on Double room.

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Kerman

KermanThe desert trading city of Kerman has long been a staging point for travelling between Persia and the Indian subcontinent and still is the best place from which to explore southeastern Iran. The city has a mud-brick core centered around the historic and very lively bazaar. This is surrounded by ever-expanding low-rise, blond-brick suburbs punctuated Read more