2 Days Lut desert & Keshit Canyon tour
Kerman is a province in south east of Iran,in the city itself you can see many historical places.There are 2 towns in the province called Shahdad and Bam recognized as the most historical and ancient towns in the world ! In this trip you not only will have the chance to visit the towns but also an amazingly beautiful desert will be a part of our trip in which you can observe a dramatic scenery of a bizarre looking structures called Kaluts. Visiting sand dunes,what everyone can expect in a desert trip,is also included in our trip .It's good to mention that these sand dunes are the tallest ones in the world ! 100 taller from the second tallest in Libyan desert.
Day 1 :
Shardad town and the 1000 years old tree
Your tour starts today departing from Kerman to Kaluts, crossing wonderful Sirch mountains at 2600m above sea level on our way to get to Sirch village, where you will see a 1000 -year- old cypress tree, then we resume our trip towards Shahdad city to see an old water-reservoir.
Nebka park , Qanats,Kariz and the Caravansary
After visitting Shahrdad,we head towards Nebka Park. Having seen the park, we will drive to Shafi-Abad village (near Dehseyf) where you can take a rest and have lunch at traditional guesthouse and later visit old Caravansary and Kariz ( Qanat or underground water canals).
The Kaluts and Sunset
Finally your guide takes you for a relaxing walk in the mind-blowing Kaluts until you can watch the lovely sunset and the amazing desert sky at night, ideal for those interested in photography.Day 1 finishes by returning to the village to stay overnight at a beautiful traditional guesthouse and having dinner.
Day 2 :
A magical Sunrise with a breakfast in the desert.Your guide will takes you to Kaluts to see the hypnotizing sunrise in the middle of the kaluts!After that, you will have a short picnic in the desert to eat breakfast.Keshit canyon,swimming in the pond.
The castle and the villagers
After the magical sunrise in Kaluts, Keshit canyon is our next stop, After crossing the fantastic colorful mountains on our way , we arrive in top of the canyon, you will need to walk for 30 minutes to get to a beautiful deep sweet water pond in the Lut desert, where you can swim. Can you imagine ?! While you are swimming you can have your Iranian tea. Meanwhile, the locals are preparing a delicious local food at home.After having lunch with local family, your guide will take you to the village to see the locals, their lifestyle and of course and old fabulous castle from 12th century.Finally, we drive back to Kerman