All world tourist attractions are gathered in Iran! It might be odd and strange to read this sentence but it’s totally a true sentence. With travelling to even some parts of Iran you’ll visit examples of top attractions of the world which many people around the world visit them in every year. For instance one of the most famous attractions in the world is Grand Canyon Valley that many tourists go from a continent to another one in order to visit it while for watching similar example it’s enough to go to Lorastan province and visit Khazineh valley. In this way you can visit the top attractions of the world in Iran at a much lower cost. We would like to refer to more examples in this area, join us. We promise you that after reading this, you will definitely be planning your trip to one of these attractions.
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The kings valley in Australia
The similar example of Shiraz valley is located in Australia. A part of Vatarka national park located in northern Territory and the valley is placed at the western end of George gill range and in distance of 323 kilometers to Alice spring. It’s interesting to know that the height of walls in there reaches even to 300 meters.
Shiraz strait in Koohdasht, Lorestan province, Iran
Another attractive attraction is Shiraz strait in Lorestan province. A similar example of that is existed in Australia called the Valley of kings. This strait is located among Kermanshah, Ilam and Lorestan provinces and has only 50 kilometers distance with Koohdasht. Along the way you’ll cross to reach here you’ll see colorful flowers pampering your soul. The last two kilometers of the path is a dirt road and the walking passage the strait will begin with crossing after a long rocky wall.
The glowing Vaadhoo beaches in Maldives
One of the world’s attractions is Vaadhoo Island in Maldives which is considered as one of the most amazing natural phenomena. The special feature of this island is when the water in this beach shines brightly in glittering of moonlight. You need to know that the reason these beaches shine at night is the presence of plankton or marine germs that make the seawater looks like a mirror for stars on Earth.
Luminescent beaches in Chabahar
Another world’s attraction which has a similar example in Iran is luminescent beaches in Chabahar. There is the same process as we’ve mentioned for Vaadhoo, in Chabahar. Beautiful blue diamonds are visible especially on nights which aren’t moonlight. These bright, blue spots are in fact the bacteria, the plankton, and many snails which live in these waters and are actually some factors are known as the most amazing and beautiful combination in this environment.
Read also: Full Introduction to Iran’s South Islands
Martian mountains of Atacama desert in Chili
Have you ever heard of Martina Mountains in Chabahar? We first want to go to Chili and Atacama Desert before speaking of that. This is one of the driest spot on the earth with less than 250 mm of rainfall in a year. That’s why in this area there’s no trees or shadows, no one lives in there so it’s not polluted. There are mountains that are known as Martian Mountains in his region, if you don’t have the money to go to Chile you can go to Chabahar and watch them.
Martian Mountains of Chabahar
Traveling to Mars may not be possible for everyone, but don’t worry, people who really would like to see some symbols of this planet on Earth can travel to Chabahar and go to the miniature mountains. These mountains are located near the coast of Kecho till the Goiter gulf and lots of morphological phenomena happen in this area. The Martian Mountains are one of the world’s most popular attractions in Iran.
Grand Canyon, a wonderful and unique valley
You’ve definitely heard the name of Grand Canyon and probably seen many fascinating photos of there. We can say you would love to see this unique natural attraction someday, but the good news for we have for you as a tourist in Iran is that there’s also a very similar example of that in Iran.
Khazineh valley, similar to Grand Canyon
The Khazineh Valley is one of the most fascinating and famous attractions in Lorestan province, a wonderful valley that has been shaped for many years. Crossing Karkheh River through the valley has multiplied its beauty. Alongside all these surprises, a suspension bridge’s built on it, with length of 112 meters and height of 85 meters, which actually has got the title of the highest suspended bridge in the Middle East.
Zhangye Danxia National Park, the colorful mountain in China
Zhangye Danxia National Park is famous for its colorful mountain range in China, a mountain with sharp peaks and round hills that look like a colorful pencil box with thousands of colors. A collection of cool and warm colors together that makes the pleasure of walking on them thousands times more.
Here is registered in list of UNESCO world heritages and some photographs of there were published in international forums, which was the reason of its popularity.
Aladaghlar Rainbow Mountains in Zanjan
There is a very similar example of the Zhangye Danxia Rainbow Mountains in Iran. Rainbow Mountains Aladaghlar is one of the world’s attractions in Iran and is located in Mahneshan city. The highest spot of that is Belgheys mount which is placed 3300 meters higher than the sea level and the width is about 70 square kilometers.
A combination of desert and ocean, the coast of Namibia
The Namibia coastline ranges from south of the Skeleton Coast to the Orange River in south. The intersection of smooth sand dunes with the Atlantic Ocean has created beautiful scenery. Due to the sand dunes, this wide coastal area has few villages and a few people inhabit there which makes Namibia the second low populated country in the world after Mongolia.
Tang village in Chabahar, the intersection of desert and sea
This village is another world’s attraction in Iran. Tang village (or Darak village) is a small part of Chabahar city, which is a special attraction due to the confluence of desert and sea. Here located in eastern south of Iran on beautiful coastline of Oman Sea, which has long been remembered for its large active fishing dock. There are many natural attractions in this small part of port that captures the heart of every tourist.
Miniature Mountains of the United States Utah Goblin Valley
Sometimes you may watch beauty in an endless desert. There are a range of mountains in Goblin valley which have changed to unique attractions without the intervention o any hand.
If you’d like to visit these mountains but you don’t have the condition to travel to another continent it’s enough to go to Kerman in Iran and visit the similar example of that in there. We’ll speak about this sight at next paragraph.
Miniature mountains in Loot Desert, Kerman
Iran is so beautiful and absorbing that you can spend years in tourism and every day find new sights and attractions. Shahdad hillock is a similar example of Goblin valley one of the world’s tourist attractions located in Loot desert in Kerman.
Gibson Pink Lake, Australia
Some of the attractions of the world are popular not only for their beauty but for their strange and unique features. Australia’s Gibson Pink Lake, which there’s an example of that in Iran, is located in south of Australia.
Lipar pink lake, another attraction in Iran
Lipar Wetland is one of the world’s attractions in Iran located on coastlines of Oman Sea and only four similar examples have been found in worldwide. This lake is very popular for its pink color. It’s extremely safe and highly suitable for many species of animals environmentally, but some of these wetlands which may be counted as one hand’s fingers, are distinguished by their distinct color. The water of these wetlands is strawberry milk shake-colored due to the bacteria and plant plankton, therefore, they look good to drink but in fact they are the saltiest ponds in the world.
Nullarbor in Australia
About 200 kilometers after Australia highway we’ll see rocks called Bonda. These rocks are a collection of sea effects that their height reaches even to 120 meters in some spots and in fact they indicate that a very large limestone from Nullarbor land gets to the ocean. These rocks are wild and high and the rocky coastline is also the longest in the region which is actually the best place in order to whales of the ocean in June and October.
High rocky Beris coastline in Chabahar
It’s a rocky beach called the great seaside which is a great resort in Chabahar. The waves of the ocean rise several meters after collapsing with rocks on the beach, creating a spectacular view. The height of these waves reaches even to 15 meters between the August and July because of monsoon winds in that season.
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