Chahkuh Ravine, Qeshm Island

Chahkuh Ravine, Qeshm Island
Chahkuh Ravine, Qeshm Island

Chahkuh Ravine or Chahkuh Valley is one of the impressive natural attractions of the Qeshm island, the greats island in the Persian Gulf.

Chahkuh Ravine
Chahkuh Ravine

This valley has approximately 100 m (328 f) depth and is formed from sedimentary rocks and is a section of Qeshm GeoPark.

Chahkuh Ravine
Chahkuh Ravine

Fresh water is always a vital substance for the people of the arid island. The place is named as Chahkuh, literally meaning Wells, which four wells were dug in it.

Chahkuh Ravine
Chahkuh Ravine

The erosion has shaped splendid scenes of sedimentary rocks and amazing corridors, tunnels and holes catch the tourist all around the world.

Chahkuh Ravine
Chahkuh Ravine

This natural feature is formed on an integrated huge rock and is shaped a cross, at first it is wide but going alongside the ravine became narrow and strait.

Chahkuh Ravine, Woman in Local Traditional Outfit
Chahkuh Ravine, Woman in Local Traditional Outfit
Chahkuh Ravine
Chahkuh Ravine

Photo Credits: Abdolqader Daryanavard

 

Chahkuh Ravine
Chahkuh Ravine