Dasht-e-Lut


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Dasht-e-Lut

 (däsht′ē-lo͞ot′)
A sand and stone desert of eastern Iran extending southward from the Dasht-e-Kavir.
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Noun1.Dasht-e-Lut - a desert in eastern Iran
Iran, Islamic Republic of Iran, Persia - a theocratic Islamic republic in the Middle East in western Asia; Iran was the core of the ancient empire that was known as Persia until 1935; rich in oil
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| The 12-day A Silk Road Adventure: Iran visits COSMOPOLITANTEHRAN, the Dasht-e-Lut desert and the ancient wonders of Persepolis.
London, United Kingdom, November 28, 2015 --(PR.com)-- A pioneering Secret Compass expedition team has just become the first commercial team to trek across Iran's remote Lut Desert (also known as the Dasht-e-Lut) from east to west.
The "Carpet of Stone" runs between the vast and impassable deserts which occupy the centre of Iran: the Dasht-e-Kavir and the Dasht-e-Lut. Our starting point was Yazd.