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Maharloo Lake

| 25 kilometers after Shiraz to Maharlou, Shiraz, Iran
+98 921 575 8514
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Looks indeed pink from the plane

Maharloo lake looks indeed pink and not like in Senegal, when people call the lake "pink" but it is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Shimnik
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Delft, The Netherlands
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Surreal Natural wonders 30mins from Shiraz city centre

At the part where we visited, there were pink lake and on the other side, a dry salt lake that you... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Masr125
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| 25 kilometers after Shiraz to Maharlou, Shiraz, Iran
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Maharloo lake looks indeed pink and not like in Senegal, when people call the lake "pink" but it is not. However, it can have a different color if you come close.

Thank Shimnik
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

At the part where we visited, there were pink lake and on the other side, a dry salt lake that you can walked on. Truly Surreal. Especially with beautiful mountains as its backdrop. Taxi from old part of Shiraz cost about 50 thousand toman and...More

Thank Masr125
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I like the pinkncolour of the lake. It is worth to see. Your shadow will be reflect to the water when its in a good weather. Perfect to go for sunrise and sunset.

Thank na_ekins
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Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Maharloo lake is about 30 min from shiraz Worth to see In summer the lake usually dry out but that makes it much more unique and in winter or early spring there is water .. the color of water changes due to amount of salt...More

Thank silkenia
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

Maharloo Lake is a very beautiful lake of Iran. when you travel to Iran you can visit there and enjoy your time there. the water of the lake is pink

Thank IranNeginTravel
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Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

This lake is located close to Shiraz in Shiraz-Banadar Abas route. It's a good place to camp or trip in autumn and winter seasons. Take photo- Camping- Barbeque- Talking

Thank EhsanGhasrfakhri
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Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

We are a Spanish couple travelling around Iran during the month of January 2018. We went on a tour to Maharloo Lake, 30 minutes drive from Shiraz, with Shiva and Houssein, a young couple of tour guides. It depends on the moment of the year,...More

1  Thank Luciainthesky
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Reviewed 24 January 2018

I don’t know how many lake in the word are not blue, but this red lake is one of them, In the Maharlou Lake, a single cell called Donalila grows with orange and red color called carotene, which increases the color of the algae and...More

Thank amirhossein f
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Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

I visited the lake at December. A small part of the lake was already dry due to weather conditions (water evaporation and so)but still it looked so beautiful. How the salt looks like makes you think that what you are looking at is actually snow...More

Thank Huda7716
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Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Its very nice lake in south southeast of Shiraz but not always. Mostely it depends on raining. Usually during the winter and spring its a normal lake but at the begginig of summer when it starts to get dry, it gets pink. Also sometimes the...More

Thank mohammadjamshidi
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