Experience hospitable Iranians with friendly faces, ancient History and Timeless charms!
Iran World Heritage Tour
Iran, formerly known as Persia, is one of the richest countries in the world. Iran’s ancient history and civilization, outstanding architecture, vibrant culture, ethnically diverse minorities and natural splendors are world renowned. The UNESCO World Heritage Sites list identifies 24 must-see sites in Iran. Each offers an extraordinary opportunity for scholarship, sightseeing and cultural enrichment. Allow us to introduce you to an assortment of them, providing the historical and cultural context to make them come to life for you.
Duration: 12 days
Departure: Upon Request
Best Time: All Year Around
Highlights: Tehran – Shiraz- Kerman – Yazd- Isfahan – Abyane- Kashan
Tehran – Shiraz- Kerman – Yazd- Isfahan – Abyane- Kashan
Day 1: Arriving Tehran, visiting Tehran
Visit the Archaeological Museum, National Jewels Museum and Golestan Palace museum and traditional bazaar, then transfer to the airport to fly to Shiraz (about an hour flight). Overnight Shiraz.
Day 02: Shiraz
In the morning visit Eram Garden, Nasirol-Molk mosque and Narenjestan Garden & museum, the tombs 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 3: Shiraz-Persepolis
Shiraz Full day excursion to UNESCO world heritage of Persepolis, Passargade and Naghsh-e-Rostam (Necropolis). Overnight Shiraz.
Day 4: Kerman
Drive to Kerman, en-route visit the world heritage Sasan palace from 5century AD in Sarvestan. (571km) Overnight Kerman.
Day 5: Mahan-Rayen
– 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 Ganj-Ali Khan Complex in Kerman (bath, caravanserai and bazaar). Overnight Kerman.
Day 6: Meymand-Yazd
Drive to Yazd, en-route visit the Pistachio gardens in Rafsanjan and the word heritage ancient village of Meymand. Overnight Yazd
Day 7: Yazd
Visit the Zoroastrian Towers of Silence, and the Fire Temple, henna pounding workshop, visit, Dowlatabad Garden, Jame Mosque, the old town, and then Amirchakhmaq square and traditional Iranian gym overnight stay in Yazd. Overnight Yazd.
Day 8: Meybod -Naien-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 Friday (congregational) mosques in Naien. Overnight Isfahan.
Day 9: Isfahan
Visit the UNESCO’s World Heritage Site of Naghshe Jahan Square: the second biggest square in the world including (Ali Qapu Palace, Imam Mosque, Sheikh-Lotfollah Mosque, and Bazaar) and the visit Chehel sotun palace (40 pillars) and hasht behesht garden. Overnight Isfahan.
Day 10: Isfahan
Visit the world heritage Friday Mosque, Armenian cathedral (Vank Church), and the famous bridges of Isfahan. Overnight Isfahan.
Day 11: 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 12: Airport
Drive to Qom the second holy city in Iran to visit magnificent shrine of Fatima and you will be Transferred to Tehran Intl. (IKA) airport for your return flight.
Tour services Include
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
Tour services Exclude
Visa Stamp Fee
Lunch and dinner
Tips and Personal expenses