A unique geological phenomenon of Iran and of the world is located 20 km from the city of Qeshm. local said stars and meteorite were fallen from the sky and created such a wonderful valley. That is why it is called Star Valley. Star Valley is chosen as a part of the GeoPark of Qeshm by UNESCO.
The interesting strange shape of the rock may make you believe the idea of the star falls but actually this valley was being made by erosion of sand, stone, and earth during 2 million years. The enormous sand column and arcs make wonderful scenes that give you the opportunity to relax and enjoy nature also take memorable dreamy pictures.
The silence of the valley is so delightful. Because of this silence, strange status and vastness of the valley, local people has made mysterious scary stories. They believe you can hear the sound of the ghost there which isactually the wind sound passing through holes of rocks and stones. They believe this valley belong to elf, jinn, and ghost and they do not go there at night. Even though the beauty and glory of the valley attract so many visitors every year. The pass way is signed by little stones so you would not be lost there.
If you look at the valley you can see the different canyon and discover a lot of statuses which are in different shapes: elephant, eagle, crocodile, all made naturally.
During the night the sky presents you its beauty and wonderful image. The pass way is signed by little stones so you would not be lost.
After passing hours in the magical valley, you could visit the stone museum which contains fossils and rocks of Qesh island, mineral, and gems of Iran.
The handcraft made of seashell by artist and women of the island, could be a great souvenir and beautiful natural gift for your relatives.
Star valley is the best part of Iran Trekking Tours in sout side of iran.