khur

About khur

Although it may look empty, Khour va Biabanak County has around 126 historical villages. The locals here built their own houses with all they could find in the desert: mud! By far the most popular tourist attraction of Khour is Garmeh village. There you can find water springs, fish that love poking your feet, and palm tree farms. If you love history, you will also love the pre-Islamic monuments of the area, like the adobe Bayazeh castle. The sandy dunes of Mesr desert are also a favorite among nature lovers and thrill seekers. Where there are palm trees, there are date snacks and cane products in abundance, and where better than Khur to get such souvenirs?

Distance from Tehran

  • 605km
  • 7h
  • No Bus
  • No Train
  • No Flight

Best Time to Visit khur

The heat of the summer is unbearable in the deserts and desert villages of Khour va Biabanak. Therefore, we recommend you plan your trip during the cooler months of the year, especially late autumn and early winter. In those seasons, althugh the days will be nice and clement, you will still need warm clothes for the chilly nights. 

Suggested months to visit khur

  • Jan
  • Feb
  • Mar
  • Apr
  • May
  • Jun
  • Jul
  • Aug
  • Sep
  • Oct
  • Nov
  • Dec

Weather in khur

Khour va Biabanak has a hot desert climate with long summers and warm winters. Still, during autumn and winter, nights experience a drop in temperature. 

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