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Treasure of Persia-15days

 

 

Details:

Duration:15days

Departure: Upon Request

Best Time: All Year Around

Highlights: Tehran-Shiraz-Kerman-Zeinoddin-Yazd-Isfahan-Kashan-Hamedan-Kermanshah

 

 

Detailed itinerary

Tehran-Shiraz-Kerman-Zeinoddin-Yazd-Isfahan-Kashan-Hamedan-Kermanshah-Tehran

 

Day 1: Arriving Tehran, visiting Tehran

Arrive in Tehran airport, you will be transferred to your hotel.

Visit the Archaeological Museum, National Jewels Museum and world heritage Golestan Palace museum and traditional bazaar. Overnight Tehran

 

Day 2: Visiting Tehran, fly to Shiraz

A morning visit to Carpet Museum, Sa’ad Abad Complex with 18 magnificent historical palaces (2 of which we will visit) and tajrish traditional bazaar. Afterwards we will be transferred to the airport to fly to Shiraz. Overnight Shiraz

 

Day 3: Shiraz

City tour of Shiraz to visit world heritage Eram Garden, Nasiro- Molk Mosque (pink mosque), Narenjestan palace and museum, tomb of great Persian poet Hafez , then in the afternoon visit Vakil complex (Bazaar, Citadel and Bath) and the Shrine of Shah-Cheragh. Overnight Shiraz

 

Day 4:  Persepolis

Full day excursion to the word heritages of Persepolis, Passargade and Naghsh-e-Rostam (Necropolis). Overnight Shiraz

 

Day 5:  Kerman

Drive to Kerman, on the way visit the word heritage Sasan palace from 5century AD in Sarvestan. (571km) Overnight Kerman

 

Day 6: Mahan-Rayen-Shahdad

An excursions to Mahan to visit the Prince Garden another UNESCO Persian garden, afterwards go to Rayen to visit Rayen citadel (a citadel like Bam citadel) from sassanid period 224-651 AD. , and then head to the UNESCO Shahdad desert with amazing sand dunes. Overnight Kerman

 

Day 7:  Zeinodin Caravanserai

Half day visit of Kerman to see the Ganj-Ali Khan Complex (bath, caravanserai and bazaar) then drive to Yazd, on the way you will seethe Pistachio gardens in Rafsanjan. Overnight Zeinodin Caravanserai

 

Day 8: Yazd

Drive to Yazd to visit the Zoroastrian Towers of Silence and Fire Temple, henna pounding workshop, visit local famous Jame Mosque and the UNESCO world heritage old town, then Amirchakhmaq square and traditional Iranian gym. Overnight Yazd

 

Day 9: Isfahan

Drive to Isfahan while visiting an old castle, Caravanserai, Ceramic and pottery workshops in Meybod and old cloak weaving workshops and one of the oldest congregational mosques in Naien. Overnight Isfahan

 

Day 10: Isfahan

Visit the UNESCO’s World Heritage Site of Royal (Naghshe Jahan Square): the second biggest square in the world including (Ali Qapu Palace, Imam Mosque, Sheikh-Lotfollah Mosque, Bazaar) and the visit Chehel sotun palace (40 pillars) and hasht behesht garden. Overnight Isfahan

 

Day 11: Isfahan

Visit the world heritage congregational Mosque, Armenian cathedral (Vank Church), and the famous bridges of Isfahan. Overnight Isfahan

 

Day 12: Abyaneh –Kashan

After visiting Abyaneh village (with its intact architecture, old houses and wooden doors and meeting people with traditional and colorful costumes) , go to Kashan to see Fin Garden, Agha Bozorg Mosque & School and historical houses of Tabatabaie and Broojerdi. Overnight Kashan

 

Day 13:  Hamedan

Drive to Hamedan and visit the ancient city and ruins of Hegmatana (Ecbatana) and its museum and a Christian church, Ganjname inscriptions of Darius the great and Xerxes and then you go to the most important Jewish pilgrimage shrine of Esther & Mordecai. Overnight Hamadan

 

Day 14:  Kermanshah

In the morning visit the mausoleums of the philosopher/mathematician Ibn Sina (Avicenna), and Baba Taher then drive to Kermanshah while visiting  UNESCO world heritage of Bisotun with inscriptions of Darius the great and remains dating back to pre-historic and pre Islamic period. Overnight Kermanshah

 

Day 15:  Tehran

In the morning you will visit Sassanian bas-reliefs at Taq-e Bostan (Coronation of Khosrow II, Kings Shapour II and Shapour III and King Ardashir II trampling on the defeated Roman Emperor Julian the Apostate), Mo’aveolmolk Takiye with its amazing tile work and afterwards drive to Tehran, rest and then you will be transferred to the international IKA airport for your return flight.

 


 

Tour services Include

Meals: breakfasts

Accommodation: 3-4 star hotels

Transportation based on your request

Invitation letter for Iran visa (Iran visa Authorization Number)

English speaking guide (driver guide) for whole the trip

Suitable AC vehicle for whole the trip

Bottled water per day

Domestic flight

 

Tour services Exclude

International flights

Visa Stamp Fee

Lunch and dinner

Entrance fees

Tips and Personal expenses

 

Tour Price