• Duration

    12 Days & 11 Nights

  • Location

    Tehran, Isfahan, Yazd, Kashan, Lut Desert

  • Start

    Tehran – Iran

  • Finish

    Tehran – Iran

  • Type

    Horseback Riding and Cultural Tour

  • Group Size

    16

  • Physical Grading

    Gentle

  • Tour Code

    # 303

Iran Desert Horseback Riding Tour

Itinerary

1st Day
Arrival Tehran
Arrival in Imam Khomeini International airport, after greeting transfer to the hotel Early check in and rest, O/N Tehran (Hotel)
2nd Day
Tehran-Kerman-Shahdad
Transfer to Mehr Abad Airport to fly to Kerman, visiting some highlights of Kerman, including Ganjalikhan Ensemble; Bath Museum, and Jebeliyeh Dome, driving to Shahdad
3rd Day
Shahdad – Lut Desert
Riding to Shafiabad village, near Shahdad, visiting its old fortress & date-palm groves, Nebkas (Desert Vases ) and Kootoos(traditional Arbour), horseback riding in the running sands of Sandy River
4th Day
Lut Desert
Start your wonderful riding from Camp-e Kaviry thorough Shahdad desert, after awhile trotting & galloping, while riding on walking pace, enjoying the sceneries, & getting closet to camp
5th Day
Lut Desert
After spending night and falling asleep through staring to the starry sky, the beautiful sunrise let us continue the other day of riding on sandy part of desert, riding towards Camp by Dareshori horses,
6th Day
Lut Desert- Deh Seif
At the last day of horseback riding & most stunning one, sightseeing of the vast area which seems like the Moon surface and beautiful geomorphological phenomenon located in the lowest parts of Lout Desert, awhile riding in desert and among kalouts, this fantastic natural statues made by erosion of wind and water, return to Deh Seif village
7th Day
Shahdad- Mahan- Kerman

Driving towards Shahdad, heading to Mahan & visiting Mahan highlights including Shazdeh Garden (Prince Garden), (UNESCO World heritage site), as a typical Iranian Garden and Shah Nemat-Ol-Lah Vali Tomb, driving to Kerman
8th Day
Kerman – Zein o din- Yazd

Driving to Yazd ,visiting Zein-od-din Caravansary, Mehriz and Mehrpadin Citadel en route and
9th Day
Yazd

Full day city tour of Yazd ,the old city with interesting desert Architectural
style, and visit the highlights of the city, including Amir Chakhmagh Ensemble, Fahadan old neighborhood, Zeyaeyeh(Aleksandra Prison), Water Museum, Congregational Mosque, Zoroastrian old Fire Temple, and the tallest Wind Tower in Dowlat Abad Garden
10th Day
Yazd – Na’in- Meybod – Esfahan

Driving toward Esfahan, visiting Meybod and Na’in highlights en route, including Pirneya Museum, Congregational Mosque, and old Water Reservoir of Na’in, plus caravansary, traditional refrigerator, Chaparkhane (old post center), Pigeon Tower, Narin Castle, and Ceramic Shops of Meybod
11th Day
Esfahan
Full day city tour of Esfahan, 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
12th Day
Esfahan- Kashan
Driving towards Kashan, Sightseeing of Kashan, including Fin garden, (UNESCO World Heritage Site), an Iranian typical garden, plus the historical houses of Brojerdiha & Tabatabayeeha, and Aghabozorg Mosque
13th Day
Kashan- Tehran- IKA

Driving to Tehran. visiting some highlights of Tehran including Iran Ancient National Museum (Iran’s mother museum), The museum containing prestigious relic’s influential in shaping the world’s culture and civilization. (Closed on holy memorial ceremonies.) Golestan Palace (The Rose Garden Palace) one of the oldest historic monuments) belonging to a group of royal buildings in Tehran

Inclusion

Service level : Standard
Transport: Air conditioned transport throughout the cities, All Airport transfers
Accommodation : 05 Nights 3 star Hotel, 01 Nights Guest House, 03 Nights Tent/Camp , 02 Nights Local House
Meals : 5 Breakfast (BB), 3 Full Board (FB), 2 Half Board (HB)
Group Leader : English Speaking Guide in cities & Horseback Riding Expert Guide
Insurance: Travel insurance
Other Services:Horse for riding, Camping & riding Equipment,

Exclude

• Any international air ticket
• Lunches and dinners not included
• Any expenses such as telephone calls, laundry, mini bar used in the room, tips etc.
• Tips and porter charges
• Any other services not specified above
• Entrance fees

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 .