Category: Kerman

Kaluts

Kaluts is one of the phenomena in Lut is its Kaluts which are located in 40km of Shahdad, Kerman. (Lut desert is the world’s 25th largest desert, is inscribed to the UNESCO World Heritage Sites list on July 17, 2016.) These tall strange looking sand formations that are shaped by centuries of water and soil erosion create spectacular scenery in desert giving a real sense of isolation. They are extended…

Shahdad & Gandom Beryan Deserts

Shahdad Desert: 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. The desert is divided into three sections: the…

Sadeh Festival

Kerman celebrate biggest Zoroastrian Sadeh Festival : Zoroastrians from all over Iran and other countries even the Muslims in Iran gather in Kerman to celebrate the Zoroastrian Sadeh festival by burning firewood outdoors. Kerman with the greatest Zoroastrian population celebrate the religious feast of Jashn-e Sadeh by burning firewood outdoor to signify the coming of spring and to defeat the forces of darkness, frost and cold. The festivities would hold…

Kerman Grand Bazaar

Kerman Grand Bazaar with beautiful manifestation is a memorial from the ancient periods. Its architecture characteristics astonish the eyes of every visitor. Bazaar is one of the oldest trading centers in Iran. This main thoroughfare is made up of four smaller bazaars, and a further 20 or so branch off to the north and south. It is, however, easy enough to navigate and has a vivacity that should keep you…

Ganjali Khan Bath

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. The bath consists of two main parts; hot-chamber and dressing room. The dressing room of bath has 6 chambers, each of them…