• Duration

    19 Days & 18 Nights

  • Location

    Tehran, Tabriz, Kerman, Isfahan, Fars, Khorasan

  • Start

    Tehran – Iran

  • Finish

    Isfahan – Iran

  • Type

    Historical& Cultural Tour

  • Group Size

    16

  • Physical Grading

    Gentle

  • Tour Code

    # 23

Gorgeous Iran Cultural Tour

19 Days & 18 Nights can really be different and new experience of traveling in time and visiting an ancient Persian land ,

Magnificent Persepolis & Pasargadae and many more UNESCO World Heritage sits .

Highlights

• Kandovan
• Zein-Al-Din Carvansari
• Traditional Bazaar
• Narin Castle
• Historical bridges of Si-o-Se Pole & Khajoo
UNESCO World Heritage Site
• Persepolis
• Pasargadae
• Meymand Village
• Bagh-e Shazdeh

Itenerary

1st Day
Tehran (Arrival)
Arrival at IKIA International Airport, meet and greet and transfer to the hotel, early check in and rest. visit some highlights of Tehran including, Niavaran Palace, Tajrish Traditional Bazaar, Milad Tower, transfer to the hotel, O/N Tehran(Hotel-B)
2nd Day
Tehran
Visiting some highlights of Tehran including Iran Ancient National Museum (Iran’s mother museum), The museum containing prestigious relics influential in shaping the world’s culture and civilization. (closed on holy memorial ceremonies.) Golestan Palace (The Rose Garden Palace) is one of the oldest historic monuments belonging to a group of royal buildings in Tehran, UNESCO World Heritage. visiting traditional Bazaar (closed on Fridays and Thursdays afternoon) , transfer to the hotel O/N Tehran (Hotel-B)
3rd Day
Tehran –Tabriz
Half day visiting sighseeing of Tehran including Sadabad Palace, Niavaran Palace, Tajrish Traditional Bazaar, transfer to the airport, flying to Tabriz, transfer to the hotel, O/N Tabriz(Hotel-B)
4th Day
Tabriz- Kandovan-Tabriz
Full day city tour of Tabriz, visiting the most interesting highlights of Tabriz, including Kaboud Mosque (Blue mosque), Azerbaijan Museum, Ghajar (Amir Nezam) house, driving to Kandovan as one exotic & live hand- made village(Mount masonry), visiting this spectacular village with its amazing cave style houses and Hilevar historical Area, return to Tabriz,transfer to the hotel, O/N Tabriz ( Hotel-B)
5th Day
Tabriz-Jolfa-Tabriz
Driving toward Jolfa, visiting Asiab Kharabeh waterfall and Church of Saint Stephanos historical Church, , heading back to Tabriz, ,, transfer to the hotel O/N Tabriz (Hotel–B)
6th Day
Tabriz-Shiraz
After breakfast visiting Constitutional House, and Traditional Bazaar ( Timcheh-e Mozaffariye), El-Goli park then Transfer to the airport, flying to Shiraz, transfer to the hotel, O/N Shiraz (Hotel-B)
7th Day
Shiraz
Full day city tour of Shiraz, the city of poetry, flower, culture and history and visiting some highlights including Eram and Narenjestan Gardens, Vakil Complex; Mosque& Bazaar, Arg-e Karimkhani (Karimkhani citadel), the tombs of two Iranian Famous Poets, HAFEZ and SADI, and Shah-e Cheragh Shrine, O/N Shiraz (Hotel-B)
8th Day
Shiraz-Persepolis-Pasargadae-Shiraz
Driving towards Marvdasht, en route visiting magnificent Persepolis (Thakht -e Jamshid ) UNESCO World Heritage, Achaemenids palaces and reliefs, Naghsh-e- Rostam ,and Naghsh-e-Rajab, dating back to 2500 years ago, Pasargadae the great Cyrus` Tomb, heading back to Shiraz, transfer to the hotel, O/N Shiraz (Hotel-B)
9th Day
Shiraz-Meymand-Kerman
Yazd-Pasargadae (316 km, 3 Hours and 15 Min)

Driving towards Pasargadae through Shir Kuh Mountain, arriving in Abarghu Desert, visiting one of the most ancient cedar trees, heading to Pasargadae and visiting the most important historical sites of Iranian civilization, dating back to 2500 years ago, including Pasargadae and the Great tomb of Cyrus, UNESCO World heritage site, O/N Pasargadae (Local House-B-L-D)

10th Day
Kerman-Mahan-Bam-Kerman
Full day excursion of Mahan and Bam, visiting Mahan highlights including Bagh-e Shazdeh (Prince Garden), as a typical persian Garden (UNESCO World Heritage Site ), and Shah Ne’amat-ol-lah-e Vali Tomb, visiting the historical Citadel of Bam, back to Kerman,transfer to the hotel, O/N Kerman (Hotel-B
11th Day
Kerman-Zein-o-Din-Yazd
Driving towards Yazd, en route visiting Zain-od-din Caravanserai, transfer to the hotel, O/N Yazd (Hotel-B)
12th
Yazd-Meybod-Na’in-Isfahan
Driving toward Isfahan, visiting Meybod and Na’in highlights en route; including caravansary caravanserai, traditional refrigerator, Chaparkhane (old post center), Pigeon Tower, Narin Castle, Ceramic shops and Pirneya Museum, congregational Mosque, and old Water Reservoir in Naein old Aba knitting factory (Aba is a kind of cloth of Muslim clergymen),transfer to the hotel, O/N Isfahan (Hotel-B)
13th Day
Isfahan
Full day city tour of Isfahan, including Naghsh-e Jahaan Square,(UNESCO World Heritage Site), Sheikh Lotf-ol- lah and Imam Mosques, Ali Qapu Palace (lofty Gate), and traditional bazaar encompassing the beautiful traditional Handicrafts of Esfahan ,Menar jonban (shaking Minaret,and historical bridges of Si-o-Se Pole (Bridge of 33 Arches) & Khajoo , transfer to the hotel, O/N Isfahan (Hotel-B)
14th Day
Isfahan
Free time, O/N Isfahan (Hotel-B)
15th Day
Isfahan-Abyaneh-Kashan-Tehran
Driving towards Tehran, en route visiting spectacular village of Abyaneh, a village of great antiquity, which is like a living architectural and anthropological museum dating back to Safavid Era, the simplicity found in houses affords a picture of life in rural areas of Iran then visiting some highlights of Kashan including Fin Graden Unesco world heritage and House of Tabtabiiha and Broujerdiha, heading to Tehran, transfer to the hotel,O/N Tehran (Hotel-B)
16th Day
Tehran-Mashhad
Transfer to Mehr Abad airport to fly to Mashad, arraivel in Mashhad, visiting some highlights of Mashad including the mausoleum of Imam Reza and the Haram. Visit the Qoran Museum and the Gowhar-Shad Mosque, Mashad’s Saint Quorter. Transfer to the hotel, O/N Mashhad ( Hotel-B)
17th Day
Mashhad-Neyshabur-Mashhad
Driving to Neyshabour, visiting this old city and its highlights such as Khayam ( Iranian Poet),Kamal-ol-molk( Iranian artist) and Attar(Iranian Poet) tombs ,Turquoise Bazaar& the wooden village, heading back to Mashhad, transfer to the hotel, O/N Mashhad ( Hotel-B)
18th Day
Mashhad-Tehran
Transfer to the airport to early fly to Tehran and free time, O/N Tehran (Hotel –B)
19th Day
Tehran-IKIA airport
Transfer to the IKIA airport , fly back home and end of the tour.

Inclusion

Service level : Standard
Transport: All airport Transfer
Accommodation : 18 Night Accommodation in hotel
Meals : All Breakfast (BB)
Group Leader : Spanish speaking guide
Insurance: Travel insurance
Other Services: Visa Reference number

Exclude

• Any expenses such as telephone calls, laundry, tips, etc.
• Tips and porter charges
• Any international flights
• Any other services not specified above
• All attraction Entrance fees €215.00 p/person
• Visa fee

Important Note

• Please have in mind that in local house single rooms are not provided unless the client asks us for a single room. Also normally in local house, there are no beds.
• On sea trips in case of bad conditions of the sea the routes and timing may change
• In nature trips in case of climate changes and bad weather, changes in accommodation and programs may occur
• The booking process of the hotel starts upon receiving the flight details.
• Changes in the hotels may occur

Visa

In order to get the visa, we need 7 working days to get the invitation ref number from Iran foreign ministry.
The needed documents are: a completed visa application form (please Click here to fill the application form),
the copy of your passport; and also the scan of your former visa if you have traveled to Iran before .
The file of your passport copy should be as below:

• Size 40kb
• Format should be JPEG or GIF
• Size should be 5.5cm *4.3cm
• It should be digital

Responsible Travel

As the executive of nature tours in Iran & Globe, we have assumed our responsibility & role so seriously, know the tourism effect on our surrounded environment & local society, and try to plan & operate our tours in accordance with this foreground thought; For, we believe that the tour executive has a great effect on the means of transferring his/her experiments, to guarantee both the passengers health & environment conservation .