Raghez canyon is located in the south east of Fars province and 25km from Darab. The Raghez means virgin and slippery. Raghez valley direction is approximately 4 km from north to south. The valley has 64 waterfalls and approximately 100 basins, which the longest is 65m and the short one is 46 meters. Among waterfalls, only 14 ones in southern valley have been highly attracted by the canyoners, however the other waterfalls have accessible from the other routes. The vast majority of waterfalls need descending tools, so the other ones can be jumped through the basins over the short waterfalls, which it could be the wonderful, and amazing experiences while canyoning.
Shiraz is located in the south of Iran and is known as the city of poets, wine and flowers. It is the cradle of royal civilization of the world and of Persian History; it holds splendor and the magnificent ruins of Persepolis and Pasargadae (550-330 B.C). The illustrious 1000-year-old city of Shiraz is a cultural centre and home to the famous mystic poets Saadi and Hafez.
It is also considered by many Iranians to be the city of gardens, due to the many gardens and fruit trees that can be seen in the city. The oldest sample of wine in the world, dating to approximately 7000 years ago, was discovered on clay jars recovered outside of Shiraz. Shiraz is an important center for Iranian culture. Shiraz offers you exquisite mosques, sacred shrines, tombs, lush rose gardens and, a short drive away, Takht-e Jamshid (which the Greeks called ‘Persepolis’)
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