Maharloo Lake

4.42 Votes
  • Address: Shiraz, Iran
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Family And Kids, Lake

The Maharloo Lake is a Salt Lake located in the highlands of the city of Shiraz. It is also known as the Daryache-ye-Namak lake and considered to have a rich concentration of potassium and other salts. The salt that you will find here emerges from the evaporation of water of Rudkhane-ye-Khoshk river which happens on a seasonal basis. The procedure to the water turning salt is really beautiful as the entire lake turns pink due to the red tide. The lake spans an area of 600 square kilometers and opens for migratory birds and wild animals to house during this phase. Nature lovers can really enjoy coming here and spend some moments of quietude in here!

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  • Maharloo Lake Address: Shiraz, Iran
  • Time required to visit Maharloo Lake: 02:00 Hrs
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Maharloo Lake Reviews & Ratings

  • Such an amazing salt lake is a must to come visit! I'm so glad I came here with my friends! This pink is just so incredible!

  • Super lake with natural pinky colour. I went in August and I still can find areas where it's pink. It's recommended to go in spring or winter tho when all the lake is totally pink. A must visit place id you're in Shiraz.

  • It's an Amazing Location in SHIRAZ City This location called by " Pink lake - white Desert - Salt Desert - White Salt Desert - Daryache Namak . this location is very good for Photographers, Music Video And Wedding Clip Maker's ; other Artist's Love This Location as well !

  • It's really good place for spending one weekend in silence, I also recommend Maharlu lake for camping.

  • Amazing salt lake The color of lake is red and this makes it special

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