Kerman

Kerman is the capital city of Kerman Province which locate in South-East of Iran; the biggest province of Iran and is classified as dry and warm climate. The city is located near Lut desert and is surrounded with mountains, the altitude of the city is 1750 m upper than sea level, but its climate is affected by near deserts and Lut desert.It is very famous for its long history and strong cultural heritage. In Mansion Construction ;some rooms with a little pool in them and sometimes a louver on top of them for cooling the rooms in summer and making use of rooms with high penetration of southern sun light for heating the rooms in winter were other innovations of architects of Kerman. It’s also Iran’s largest producer of handmade carpets and a major exporter of pistachio nuts. Kerman is famous for Date. Date is sweet, delicious fruits from the tropical oasis Existence of variety of date (forty kinds) in the country is the sign of the antiquity of this tree in Kerman. Mozafati  date from Iran, where it is mainly grown in Kerman province; often named “Bam date”, after the city of Bam in this province. Except for dates and pistachios in Kerman, it is also known as other souvenir like : Carpets , Kolompeh local sweet ,Cumin – Fragrant plant , Ghavoot which made of 40 plants & Copper handicrafts. we recommend you to visit Grand bazar in kerman ,too.

Jashn-e Tirgan or Tiregan is an ancient Iranian rain festival observed on July 1 which celebrate in kerman city. The festivity refers to archangel Tir (literally meaning arrow) or Tishtar (lightning), who appear in the sky to generate thunder and lightning for providing much needed rain.

– The Sadeh festival is celebrated every year in Kerman… Read more

Shah Nematollah Vali Shrine:
Is a historical complex located in Mahan, 20miles south-east of Kerman, which contains the mausoleum of Shah Nematollah Vali, the renowned Iranian mystic and poet …Read more

Rayen Citadel :Rayen Citadel is an adobe castle in 100 Km. south of Kerman Province. Rayen which displays all the architectural elements of a deserted citadel is extremely well preserved and is one of the most interesting sites in Iran. Rayen Castle was inhabited till 150 years ago and, although believed to be at least 1,000 years old, may have foundations from the pre-Islamic Sassanid era but its exact … Read more

Shazdeh Garden : It has been registered on UNESCO’s World Heritage List. This Persian Garden which is located at 35 km southeast of Kerman city has been constructed in Qajar dynasty during 11-year old sovereignty of Abdolhamid Mirza Naseroldoleh… Read more

Ganjali Khan Bath: is located in the center of Kerman in Ganjali Khan Complex which its entrance is painted with ornaments of the Safavid era. The complex is composed of a school, a square, a Caravansary, a Bathhouse, an Ab Anbar, a mint, a Mosque and a Bazaar…Read more


Shahdad & Gandom Beryan Deserts:  The Dasht-e Lut desert is the hottest place on Earth and also the lowest place in Iran with a height of 56 meters above sea level and with a temperature that reaches up to 65°C. No wonder why the area has little to zero vegetation with almost no water. It is also known to be the world’s 25th largest desert… Read more

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