In the heart of the Lut desert, the only Iran UNESCO natural world heritage site, there is an area with incredible sight of Shahdad desert. Shahdad desert holds stunning and beautiful Kaluts. Kaluts are a group of oasis villages wedged in the desert and are made of ovate shape boiling of volcanic lava in the salty desert. They are famous because of the story behind their appearance and their bumpy shape, several myths and mysteries about them and their virtues, that’s why so many tourists come to visit Shahdad Desert every year. There you can also visit Gandom Beryan or Rig Soukhte, a place which is known as the hottest place on earth. The best time to visit this fascinating desert is Autumn.
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IRAN – Iranian desert of Shahdad: One of earth’s hottest spots