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11-18-2015, 11:36 AM

Introduction: Takht-e Abbasi desert, is in Isfahan province, north west of Khur city in the heart of central Kavir desert (known as Dashte-Kavir in Persian).
Takht-e Abbasi is known for its unique sand hills. Another attraction of the area is called Selkanoun salt lake,


Location: North west of Khur city, Isfahan province.

Walking path length: About 8 km for Takht-e Abbasi .

Days of trip: 3 Days from Tehran to Tehran

Best time to visit: November to March

Daily time visit: No limit, but in summer it is very hot.

Difficulty level: Moderately easy, (night camping with no facilities)

Requirements: Guide or GPS track, water, food, warm and waterproof clothes and tent, satellite phone, headlamp

Legal permission need: No


Overall risk: -

Animal risk: There are few number of wild animals like snake, scorpion which are active in hot seasons.

Lost risk: Yes

Rescue: Yes, you can call 115 but rescue teams need a long time to find you.

GSM Mobile Antenna: in some region Yes


Hotel: No hotel in the path, just hotel Bali in Khur.
(an old beautiful House for Accommodation is available in Farahzad village, and many old house for Accommodation is available in Mesr village)

Village: No village in the path, just Farahzad village in the south (you should walk to north)

Shop: No -in Mesr Village is yes

Gasoline: No gasoline in the path


How to get there:
1- Go to South terminal of buses in Tehran
2- Take a bus ticket to Khur-o-biabanak
3- Get off bus in Khur (9 hours in bus)
4- Take a taxi from Khur to Farahzad village
5- Start walking to North (3km) you will be arrive to Chal Selkenoon and then you walking (2 km)to east North to arrive to Takht-e Abbasi.
7- Get a bus from Khur to Tehran

Nearest airport: No airport less than 100 km

Nearest train station: No station less than 100 km

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