Dasht-e Lut or Lut Desert , is a large salt desert located in the provinces of #Kerman , #Sistan and #Baluchestan and #southernkhorasan Iran , inscribed on UNESCO’s World Heritage List .
Gandom Beryan is the hottest part of Dasht-e Lut desert. Measurements of MODIS installed on NASA’s Aqua satellite from 2003 to 2010 testify that the #hottest #land #surface on #Earth is located in the #Dasht_e_Lut and land surface temperatures reach here 70.7°C (159.3 °F), though the air temperature is cooler. Gandomberyan , a large #plateau covered in dark #lava, approximately 480 square kilometres (190 sq mi) in area. According to a local legend, the name (in translation from Persian — “Toasted wheat”) originates from an accident where a load of #wheat was left in the desert which was then #scorched by the heat in a few days.
Tour starts at 2 PM from Kerman and ends at 4 PM next day . Heading to Shafi Abad Caravansary and Shahdad Kalouts . Camping at overnight stay camping or at local village house .
In the morning heading towards Gandom Beryan , Having lunch on the way to Gandom Beryan , Camping at night near Gandom Beryan summit , The next day morning after watching sunrise and having breakfast going back to Kerman at around 10 Am .