Bafq Protected Area
Bafq Protected Area is a no hunting zone located approximately 130 kilometers from Yazd city. The area has 20 different mammal, 44 bird, and 16 reptile species. Bafq Protected Area is home to the Persian Spider Gecko, Golden Eagle, Cream-colored Courser and Persian Cheetah.
Daranjir Desert
Daranjir Desert is located 32 kilometers from the historical Kharanaq Village. This desert is a unique destination for astrophotography and stargazing.
Dareh Anjir Wild Life Refuge
Dareh Anjir Wild Life Refuge near Ardakan is home to the Persian Cheetah, Persian Gazelle, wild sheep, wild goat, cape hare, common fox, leopard, Houbara Bustard, Persian Ground Jay, and Golden Eagle. 
Kalmand Protected Area
Kalmand Protected Area near Yazd city is home to several important animals including Houbara Bustard, Persian Ground Jay, Persian Gazelle, See-see Partridge and Cream-colored Courser.