• Duration

    12 Days & 11 Nights

  • Location

    Isfahan, Abyaneh , Zavvareh, Dasht-e Kavir, Ashin, Rig-e Jenn, Isfahan .

  • Start

    Isfahan– Iran

  • Finish

    Isfahan – Iran

  • Type

    Desert Trekking

  • Group Size

    8-12

  • Physical Grading

    Moderate

  • Tour Code

    # 29318

Desert Trekking Tour (Rig-e Jenn Desert)

An exciting trekking activity in the south-east of Dasht-e-Kavir, in the depth of a mysterious region called Rig-e-Jen crossing vast plains, fascinating salt-marshes, colorful valleys and mountains. Experience serious trekking on the dunes of Rig-e-Jen, staying at local houses and mobile professional Eco-camps of Kalout Travel, under the starry night of Iran’s deserts. We bet that this trip will be one of the most unforgettable adventure trips you may ever have in the vast land of Iran with a 2500-year civilization.

Highlights

• Isfahan
• Abyaneh
• Zavvareh
• Dasht-e Kavir Desert
• Ashin
• Alam-e Haj Bagher
• Rig-e Jenn
• Ashtian Village
• Anarak

Itinerary

1st Day
Arrival Isfahan
Arrival at Isfahan International Airport, transfer to the hotel, early check-in,
O/N Isfahan (Hotel-B)
Isfahan International Airport –Isfahan = ~ 25 Km= 35 min by car
2nd Day
Isfahan-Abyaneh-Zavvareh
Drive towards Zavvareh, visit Abyaneh en route, a village of great antiquity, which is like a living architectural and anthropological museum dating back to Safavid Era, the simplicity found in houses affords a picture of life in rural areas of Iran,
O/N Zavvareh (Local House-B-L-D)
3rd Day
Zavvareh-Dasht-e Kavir Desert- (Camp 1)
Trek from the village towards north, crossing the city, pass though fields and trek through dunes toward the mobile camp of KALOUT,
O/N (camp 1-B-L-D)
4th Day
Camp 1-Camp2
Trek towards east, cross dunes and desert vegetation, O/N (camp 3-B-L-D)
5th Day
Camp2-Camp 3
Move on towards Ashin village through the mountains, desert trekking,
O/N (camp 3-B-L-D)
6th Day
Camp3-Camp4 (Ashin)
Go on through dunes to the North, to reach Ashin Village.
O/N (camp/Local house -4 -B-L-D)
7th Day
Ashin-camp5 (Alame Haj Bagher)-Rig-e Jenn
In the morning, continue our trekking through the desert, to Alam-e Haj Bagher area; O/N (camp -5 -B-L-D)
8th Day
Camp5-Alame Haj bagher-(camp 6)( Rig-e Jen )
After breakfast, we leave our camp to experience walking through the high sandy dunes. O/N (camp -6 -B-L-D)
9th Day
Rig-e Jen- camp6- camp7
Again, continue our trekking through dunes, to arrive to Camp 7.
O/N (camp -7 -B-L-D)
10th Day
Rig-e Jen- camp7- Ashtian Village
Today is our last trekking day, heading to Ashtian village go through the sandy dunes. O/N Ashtian (local house- B-L-D)
11th Day
Ashtian- Anarak-Isfahan
On this day, drive to Anarak city (a small old city), then heading to Isfahan, have a short sightseeing in Isfahan. O/N Isfahan (Hotel- BB)
12th Day-
Isfahan-Airport Half day free time.
Transfer to the airport, end of the tour.

Inclusion

Service level : Standard
Transport: Air conditioned transport throughout the tour & local transportation in all road & dirt roads (Safari)
Accommodation :02 night at 4 or 5 star hotel, 02 nights local house ,07 nights at camp
Camping equipment: tent, mattress, sleeping bag
Group Leader : Speaking Guide in cities and villages / Local expert desert guide
Insurance: Travel insurance
Meal: 09 Lunches & Dinners, Daily Refreshments,

Exclusion

• Any international air ticket
• Meals not included
• Any expenses such as telephone calls, laundry, mini bar used in the room, tips etc.
• Tips and porter charges
• Any other services not specified above
• Entrance fees

Important Note

• Please have in mind that in local house single rooms are not provided unless the client asks us for a single room. Also normally in local house, there are no beds.
• In nature trips in case of climate changes and bad weather, changes in accommodation and programs may occur
• The booking process of the hotel starts upon receiving the flight details.

Visa

In order to get the visa, we need 7 working days to get the invitation ref number from Iran foreign ministry.
The needed documents are: a completed visa application form (please Click here to fill the application form),
the copy of your passport; and also the scan of your former visa if you have traveled to Iran before .
The file of your passport copy should be as below:

• Size 40kb
• Format should be JPEG or GIF
• Size should be 5.5cm *4.3cm
• It should be digital

Responsible Travel

As the executive of nature tours in Iran & Globe, we have assumed our responsibility & role so seriously, know the tourism effect on our surrounded environment & local society, and try to plan & operate our tours in accordance with this foreground thought; For, we believe that the tour executive has a great effect on the means of transferring his/her experiments, to guarantee both the passengers health & environment conservation .