Trip Highlights

  • Visit UNESCO world heritage sites in central Iran
  • Visit main cities of Tehran, Kashan, Esfahan and Yazd 
  • Visit Naiin, Anarak, Garmeh, Meybod towns and villages
  • Thorough cultural, architectural and historic tour
  • Try a variety of Persian cuisine
  • Visit unknown desert town spots
  • Visit Persepolis the capital of Persian Empire
  • Duration: 9 Days / 8 Nights
  • Trip Code: 162-STN-TRK
  • Difficulty: easy
  • Activities: Cultural-Historical,
  • Regions: Shiraz, Fars Province, Iran
  • Start From: Tehran Province, Iran
  • End: Tehran or Yazd
  • Service Level: Standard
  • Group Size: ( 6 - 15 )
  • Tour Type: Private Departure
  • Price: from € 999
  • Single Supplement: N/A

A memorable journey through central Iran. This is a sightseeing tour of main historic cities of Tehran, Kashan, Esfahan and Yazd along with smaller towns and villages of Na’in, Meybod, Kharanaq and Chak Chak fire temple. The journey will start from IKA airport. You will stay the first night in a hotel in Tehran. The next day you will have a sightseeing tour of the capital city before leaving for Kashan. The journey will continue to Esfahan for one and half day of sightseeing of its vast tourism attractions. Next on our trip would be the ancient city of Yazd. After visiting the ancient town and the amazing architecture of the old town we will pack our bags and continue the journey towards south to visit the capital of the Persian Empire “Persepolis” & the tomb of “Cyrus The Great”. The last destination would be Shiraz. 

 

Services Included

Meal Abbreviations (B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner)

 

Meals

 

9 B

1 L

 1 D

Accommodation

8 nights traditional style hotel / guest house

Transport

Private vehicle depending on the group size

Other Services

 

English speaking tour guide, Iran English Map, Snacks

 

Not Included

Travel insurance, Entrance fees

 


Day 1: Arrival to Tehran
Travelers arrive with different airlines and check-in to a hotel in Tehran. The first day will be free. Depending on your time of arrival, you’ll likely have free time to relax, get adjusted and explore in the town. Overnight stay at hotel.(B)
Day 2: Tehran City Tour
After breakfast full day Tehran city tour. Overnight stay at hotel (B)
Day 3: Drive to Esfahan -Kashan City tour
After breakfast drive to Esfahan, en route visiting Kashan and its site  - drive to Esfahn. Overnight stay at Esfahan.
Day 4: Esfahan city tour
City tour of Esfahan will start after breakfast. It will be a tight day today as we will visit most of its attractions.
Day 5: Exploring desert towns 
The desert journey will start from Esfahan. visiting many spots, caravanserais, old villages, Nain town , Kharanaq historical village, Chak Chak fire temple, Meybod town, arrival to Yazd by late afternoon.
Day 6: Yazd city tour
We will have a full day sightseeing tour in Yazd visiting most touristic attractions

Day 7: Pasargad and Persepolis
 After breakfast, we will move toward Pasargad, tomb of Cyrus the great and very first capital of Persian Empire. Naqshe Rostam will be the next stop, the royal cemetery of Achamenian kings. After 10 km is the remarkable Persepolis, that some day was the most glorious city under the sunshine! In the late afternoon we will drive to the city of Shiraz. Check in to the hotel and leave the hotel for a short walk around the downtown. Overnight stay at hotel in Shiraz. (B)

Day 8: Shiraz city tour

In the morning will have a walking tour in downtown visiting Karimkhan fort, Vakil mosque and discovering live bazaar, in the other side we have colorful Nasir-ol-molk mosque and Narenjestan Garden with its beautiful pavilion. Our day will be finished by visiting mausoleums of Hafez and Sa'adi to feel Iranian poetry and music. (B)

Day 9: Fly  to Tehran, Departure date - After breakfast, we are free and in the afternoon fly to Tehran, catch the international flight to fly back home. (B) 

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