Desert camping in Dasht-e Kavir and walking through the sand dunes and Salt Lake
|REGION(S)||Dashte Kavir (Iran Central Desert)|
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This tour has been designed for people who are interested in trekking and camping in the desert with limited time. It has been running as a group tour from 2012 during desert season. In this trip you will have a short visit of Iranian Desert (Dashte-e Kavir) between Esfahan and Yazd seeing many attractions. On the way from Esfahan to the desert we will stop at a few places to visit small towns and their attractions. There are some activities included in this tour such as walking in the village, one and a half day desert trekking and camping with overnight stay in Dashte-e Kavir. While trekking we will handle your backpacks but you will carry your day pack, water and persons stuff. Trekking length would be approximately 15-30 km per day taking about 6-9 hours depending on the group fitness level and daylight time.
This is an opportunity to touch the stars in the clear sky and watch the mysterious moon in the silence. A chance to watch the astonishing view of sunset without any human made hurdle. A possibility to see wild camels pacing on the sand dunes. The accommodation is a cosy guest house that would give you the feeling of staying at your own home. You will visit Anarak and Na’in historic towns along with dry Salt river, sand dunes, flat desert and the tiny oasis of Farahzad. This tour officially starts from Esfahan and finishes in Yazd.