Isfahan Daily Tours

Isfahan as the third biggest city in central Iran, is known for its Persian architecture and is also famous to the city of blue and turquoise domes.

 

Some of the tours are as follows:

ISFAHAN WALKING TOUR

ARMENIAN DISTRICT

ISFAHAN TO KASHAN FULL DAY TOUR

ABYANEH

 

 

 

ISFAHAN WALKING TOUR

 

Naqshe Jahan square

Duration: Half Day

Departure: Upon Request

Best Time: All Year Around

Highlights: Naghsh-e-Jahan Square, Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque, Jame’ Abbasi Mosque, Ali Qapu, Chehel Sotun and Hasht Behesht.

 

With its unrivaled historical monuments, art galleries, handicrafts and beautiful parks Isfahan never fails to attract visitors.

This walking tour is designed to get familiar with the most remarkable sites of Isfahan known as half of the world.

 

Itinerary:

Drive to Naghsh-e-Jahan Square at 9:00 am. Visit the surrounding monuments including Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque, Jame’ Abbasi Mosque, and Ali Qapu and Isfahan Bazaar. Then walk to Chehel Sotun. Afterwards pay a visit to Hasht Behesht.Transfer to the hotel.

Naqshe Jahan square: A characteristic enchanting square that reflects the high end Iranian architecture and art on 16th century.

Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque: The unusual family mosque of Shah Abbas that has got the famous peacock tail design doom.

Jame’ Abbasi Mosque: The best representative of Islamic architecture due to its impressive tall portal minarets the doom and the seven color tiles. The doom is a masterpiece of acoustic.

AliQapu, Chehel Sotun and Hasht Behesht: Three representatives of the legendary palaces and gardens of Isfahan.

 


 

ARMENIAN DISTRICT

Armenian cathedral

Duration: Half Day

Departure: Upon Request

Best Time: All Year Around

Highlights: Vank Church and Museum, Historical Bridges (Si’o Se Pol)

 

 

With its unrivaled historical monuments, art galleries, handicrafts and beautiful parks Isfahan never fails to attract visitors.

Armenians as one of the best integrated minorities in Iran have a distinct and beautiful neighborhood in Isfahan. In this tour you will see their distinguished Orthodox church and museum and you will walk through the lovely Armenian neighborhood.

 

Itinerary:

Drive to Isfahan Armenian district. Visit Vank Church. Then pay a visit to the church’s museum to learn more about Armenians. Afterwards walk by Zayandeh Rood river and visit the historical bridges over it. Then drive back to the hotel.

Vank Church: An Islamized orthodox Armenian church in Isfahan.

Historical bridges of Isfahan: Si’o Se Pol and Khaju  are the two famous old bridges of Isfahan that pass over the live giving river.

 


 

ISFAHAN TO KASHAN FULL DAY TOUR

 

Tabatabaei house

Duration: Full day

Departure: Upon Request

Best Time: All Year Around

Highlights: Fin Garden, Kashan Bazaar, Historical Mansions, Agha Bozorg Mosque  and Madressa, Sultan Amir Ahmad Hammam.

 

 

Kashan, a 7000 years old adobe settlement on the Silk Road still standing out in architecture and crafts. Miracle lingers in every corner here.

 

Itinerary:

At 7:00 am drive 215km from Isfahan to Kashan. Arrive in Kashan around 9:30. Visit Fin Garden. Next visit Kashan Bazaar. Afterwards pay a visit to Agha Bozorg Mosque and Madressa. Enjoy a traditional lunch in an old mansion. Visit Kashan Historical Mansions. Head for Sultan Amir Ahmad Hammam. Drive back to Isfahan in the afternoon.

Kashan Historical Mansions: Dating back to Qajar era these houses represent the taste and mastery of desert people in architecture. A desert dream coming true.

Fin Garden: Most famous Iranian garden showing the mastery of Iranians over the gardening and water engineering.

Kashan Bazaar: A labirynthin authentize bazaar where locals do their shopping. Smell its antiquity.

Sultan Amir Ahmad Hammam: A luxury bath built on 1600 with beautiful tiles. Roof top gives a good view of the neighborhood.

Agha Bozorg Mosque and Madressa: A dual functioning beautiful religious architecture, where you see scholars living and studying. Visit in sunset.

 


 

ABYANEH

Abyaneh village

Duration:Full day

Departure: Upon Request

Best Time: All Year Around

Highlights: Abyaneh village, Karakas Mountain, Barzrood River, ruins of Sasanid Fort, Mitra Temple, some ancient mosques and shrines

 

A UNESCO recognized village in the vicinity of desert, characterized by a peculiar reddish hue with dwellers who speak, live and dress in the Persian style of Sasanid era.

 

Itinerary: Drive 181km from Isfahan to Abyaneh at 7:00 am. Arrive in Abyaneh around 9:30. Meet the hospitable habitants and walk through its alleyways in Karkas mountains and visit the ancient mosques and shrines. Take an off road vehicle to visit the ruins of sasanid fort and Mitra temple. Have a traditional lunch in a traditional restaurant. Some trekking along the Barzrood river side. Drive back to Isfahan in the afternoon.