The tour has been planned in such a way that every tourist can visit the most important historical and cultural sites of Iran. This tour is very distinguished from the historical, cultural, architectural and climate aspects. Persepolis, Pasargad, Naqsh-e Jahan Square, Chogha Zanbil, are of the sites that have been introduced as the world heritage by UNESCO and each of them alone represents a prominent period of the history of Iran. Kashan depicts a distinctive pattern of Aristocratic Architecture of Desert with its unique architecture! Moreover, the water supply system by the aqueducts will make you much astonished.See more
The itinerary has been created by our local agency with one idea in mind: to inspire you. Every element can be adapted to your needs and interests, from duration to accommodation and activities.
Tourist leaves airport, pre-booked rooms at hotel in Tehran for immediate check in on arrival.
You arrive at Tehran airport in the early of morning, your guide is waiting for you to transfer you to hotel, you meet heror him again after your breakfast to start a full day city tour of Tehran. Tehran is city of museums and in fact, itself is a big live gallery. By driving the main street of Tehran (Vali-asr) from the start point to the end square, about 25 km, starts from the oldest and poorest part of city to the richest and newest district of city. Today, you have a full day city tour of Tehran focused on southern district: Golestan Palace complex (UNESCO World Heritage Site) is the first site. National museum, glass and pottery museum, carpet museum (or Royal Jewelry Museum) - Transfer to Mehrabad airport for domestic flight to Ahvaz for overnight.
Ahvaz – the Capital of Khuzestan Province - is totally different city in Iran. A town that owes its existence from oil and its identity from all different people who gathered together due to one common aim: "Iran Petroleum Industry", but it is not the whole story of Khuzestan which is inheritor of one of the most ancients and civilized civilization of the world: Ilamit Civilization (3000 Years BC). Today you have a full day excursion to visit Chogha-Zanbil ziggurat where is the biggest ziggurat of the world (4300 years old), Haft-Teppeh museum, Apadana palace, Archeology museum and a holy shrine of Jewish Prophet: Danial Shrine in Shush and Man-made Water-Mill in Shushtar, you return to Ahvaz to have a traditional dinner in open district of "Falafel Bazaar" for a traditional Arabian dinner, Overnight in Ahvaz.
You leave Ahvaz to drive to Shiraz (510 km), the road was a part of "Royal Road" belonge to 2500 years ago and more than 6000 KM length, en-route visit the Sassanian palace, Anahita Temple and bas-reliefs at Bishapur, also you will see the last defense frontier of Iranian against Alexander the Great troupes (Tang-e-Bolhayat), Overnight in Shiraz.
Welcome to Shiraz; city of wine, forever green gardens, lovers and poets. Shiraz is cultural and historical capital of Iran, it was known as political capital of Iran 3 times: 2500 years ago, 1000 years ago and 300 years ago. you have a full day city tour of Shiraz to visit: Zandieh Complex: Castle and Pars Museum (exterior view), Bazaar, Hammam ( anthropology museum), Nassir ol-Molk Mosque, Narenjestan Garden, Eram garden, tombs of poets Hafez and Sa’di, , Mir Ali-ebn-Hamzeh Shrine, Overnight in Shiraz.
Today you will visit another aspect of Shiraz: its historical face. You have a full day excursion to visit: Cyrus the great tomb (UNESCO World Heritage Site) in Pasargad, Persepolis (UNESCO World Heritage Site), Naghsh-e Rostam, Naghsh-e Rajab, Overnight in Shiraz.
We leave Shiraz which is know the city of best Pomegranate of Iran to Kerman; city of Pistachio, we drive to Kerman (542 km), en-route visit the Sassanian palace at Sarvestan, and Jame mosque of Neyriz, Overnight in Kerman.
Kerman is the center of Carpet wool, Capper and Pistachio. Today you have a full day excursion to Rayen to visit the Arg-e-Rayen (Rayen Castle), you have a short stop in Mahan to visit Shah Nematolah-e-Vali Shrine (the most celebrated Sufism figure of Iran", and Shahzadeh garden at Mahan, Overnight as usual in Kerman.
You have half day city tour of Kerman to visit Ganj-Ali Khan Complex (public bath, caravanserai and bazaar), Friday mosque, Jabalieh Dome, after lunch you drive to Yazd (370 km), for a stay.
You will be astonished to visit Yazd, a city that is being touched by modernity recently and still has kept the allies that were witness of kings and queens' passage, attack of Mongolian troops and hidden of Zoraster Holy Fire. You have a Full day city tour of Yazd to visit: Zoroastrian Complex: Zoroastrian museum, Tower of Silence (cemetery), Fire temple then Friday mosque, Mir Chaghmmag Square, water museum, Bazaar and Dowlat-Abad garden. Overnight in Yazd.
Following breakfast, we drive to Isfahan (320 km), today you have 2 stops in 2 towns: Meybod is famous for tile and cermic; and Na'in is famous for the best beghe color carpet of Iran; you have en-route visit Narin Castle, Yakhchal, traditional Post Office and pigeon House in Meybod, then Friday Mosque and a Pirnia house in Na’in, Overnight Isfahan.
Welcome to Isfahan, the most famous touristic city of Iran. The Iranians believe that half of beauty of the world has been gathered in Isfahan, its title comes from this belief, you have a full day city tour of Isfahan to visit Naqsh-e-Jahan Square, complex: Shikh lotfollah Mosque, Imam Mosque, Bazaar, Ali Qapu palace, Chehel Sotoun Palace (UNESCO world heritage site), you have a walking tour to visit iconic bridges of Isfahan (Si-o-se pol and Khaju) during night light, Overnight Isfahan.
You have another Full day city tour of Isfahan to visit Vank Cathedral, Armanian district: Jolfa, Sio-se-Pol and Khajou bridges during day light, Hasht Behest Palace, Friday Mosque (UNESCO World Heritage Site), Overnight Isfahan.
You say good bye to Isfahan and we drive to Tehran airport, en-route we have 2 stops. First to visit: Abyaneh village where is known as the most beautiful village of Iran, then a stop in Kashan to visit: Fin Garden (UNESCO world heritage site), Agha Bozorg Mosque and Boroujerdi’s house, We end our tour in Tehran airport hotel.
Your trip reaches its end! Transfer to airport for departure flight. See you!
The price reflects this specific tour itinerary and is designed to give you an idea of the budget required for this destination. Throughout the trip-planning process, our local agency will tailor your itinerary around your budget.
|2 pax||4 pax||Single supplement for hotels||Entrance fees of cultural sites|
|Price per person in 4* hotel||£3,650||£2,700||£850||£210|