Persian Food Tour
  • Type

    Food & Cultural

  • Group Size

    1-12

  • Physical Grading

    Gentle

  • Tour Code

    #29278

  • Duration

    15 Days & 14 Nights

  • Location

    Tabriz, Kermanshah, Hamedan, Ahvaz, Bushehr, Shiraz, Isfahan, Tehran, Guilan, Ardabil

  • Start

    Tabriz– Iran

  • Finish

    Tabriz– Iran

Persian Food Tour

(Tabriz, Kandovan, Kermanshah, Hamedan, Ahvaz, Bushehr, Shiraz, Isfahan, tehran, Rasht, Ardabil)

Experience delicious Persian foods in our mouthwatering tour. Start your journey at Tabriz, with its magnificent landmarks and taste Koofteh Tabrizi. In Kandovan, visit an exotic village and try fabulous Ashe-Mast, after buying the ingredients in local village market. In Kermanshah, visit the hoistorical site of Behistun Inscription Waterfall and head to Hemedan. Visit the highlights of Hamedan, learn, and eat Eshkeneh. En route to Ahvaz, visit highlights of the city and taste Felafel & Sambose. Taste qelihe Mahi in Bushehr and Kalam Polo in Shiraz, the city of poetry and flowers. Visit the historical site of Persepolis and head towards the capital of culture and art of Iran, Isfahan to visit the highlights and taste Beryooni. Visit the outstanding Houses of Borujerdis & Tabatabaei in Kashan. Visit the Golestan Complex in Tehran and taste Qhorm-e Sabzi, one of the most delicious dishes of Tehran.  Taste marvelous Qime Nesar in Qazvin. Try local dishes of Rasht, Mirza Ghasemi and Kate Kabab. Visit the Anzali Lagoon and eat the delicious Baghala Ghatogh and special dessert called Reshte Khoshkar. Head to Ardabil and visit its highlights and head to Tabriz.

  • Price

    – € (1 Pax)

    – € (2 Pax)

    – € (3 Pax)

Highlights

• Tabriz (UNESCO)
• Kandovan
• Takhte-Soleyman
• Hamedan
• Ahvaz
• Shushtar (UNESCO)
• Bushehr
• Shiraz
• Isfahan
• Borujerdis & Tabatabaei Houses
• Golestan Complex (UNESCO)
• Borujerdis & Tabatabaei Houses
• Rasht

Itinerary

1st Day
Tabriz
Arrival in Tabriz airport. Transfer to the hotel, early check in & rest.Full day visit of highlights of Tabriz, including Kaboud Mosque Blue mosque, Azerbaijan Museum, Ghajar (Amir Nezam) house, Constitutional House , and Traditional Bazaar ( Timcheh-e Mozaffariye), Experience cooking Koofteh Tabrizi, O/N Tabriz ( Hotel-B)
2nd Day
Tabriz-Kandovan

Visiting Kandovan spectacular village with its amazing cave style houses and Hilevar historical Area, with its amazing Underground defensive town encompassing residential parts, even the stables, etc. Make ready to cook Ash-e Mast. Overnight staying in an amazing unique cave style hotel in Kandovan (Hotel–B-D)
3rd Day
Kandovan- Takhte-e-Soleyman-Sanandij

Heading to Takhte-e-Soleyman, (UNESCO World Heritage site) Driving to Takab, Visiting Takht-e Solayman Complex including Azargoshnasb Fire Temple and Belghais prison mountain. Experience delicious local food, Khoresht Khalkhal. O/N Sanandij (Hotel-B)
4th Day
Sanandij-Kermanshah- Hamedan
En route to Hamedan, visit historical sites of Behistun Inscriptions. Taste delicious Dandeh Kebab. Head towards Hamedan and have Abgoosht Cuisine. O/N Hamedan Hotel (BB)
5th Day
Hamedan
Full day city tour of Hamadan, visiting Hamadan highlights including: Alavian Dome, Abu-Ali –Sina( Avicenna) the great philosopher, physicist, poet (AD 980-1037),Baba Taher-e Oryan, the Iranian famous poet, and Esther & Mordekhay tombs , stone Lion, Ganjnameh, dating back to Achaemanid Era and belonging to Darius the great, plus Hegmataneh Historical Ruins, Experience Eshkeneh ,O/N Hamadan (Hotel-B-L)
6th Day
Hamedan- Khorramabad – Shushtar-Ahvaz
En route to Ahvaz, visit Khorramabad and Shushtar, visit Shushtar Historical Hydraulic System (UNESCO World Heritage Site), Drive towards Ahvaz, Experience mouthwatering Felafel & Sambose. O/N Ahvaz (Hotel-B).
7th Day
Ahvaz-Bushehr
Drive towards Bushehr and get ready to cook one of the most delicious dishes of south of Iran, Ghalieh Mahi. O/N Bushehr Hotel (B-L)
8th Day
Bushehr-Shiraz
Drive towards Shiraz, visit some of the highlights of shiraz and taste Kalam Polo and Faloodeh Shirazi. O/N Shiraz Hotel (BB)
9th Day
Shiraz-Persepolis- Isfahan
Driving towards Marvdasht, , visiting magnificent Persepolis (Thakht -e Jamshid )UNESCO World Heritage, Achaemenids palaces and reliefs, Naghsh-e- Rostam ,and Naghsh-e-Rajab. Head towards the city of architecture and landmarks, Isfahan and have Khorosht-e Mast, O/N Shiraz (Hotel-BB)
10th Day
Isfahan
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,and historical bridges of Si-o-Se Pole (Bridge of 33 Arches) & Khaju and taste Beryooni. O/N Esfahan (Hotel- BB)
11th Day
Isfahan-Kashan-Tehran
Drive towards Kashan, visit the Borujerdis house and the Tabatabaei House, then experience Yatimche. Head to Tehran to try one of the most delicate dishes of Iran, Ghormeh Sabzi. O/N Tehran Hotel (BB)
12th
Tehran
Visit some highlights of Tehran, such as Golestan Palace (UNESCO World Heritage Site), Grand Bazaar to buy the ingredients for lunch, learn how to cook a very famous Persian food called Ash-e Shole Ghalamkar. O/N Tehran Hotel (BB)
13th Day
Tehran-Qazvin-Rasht
Drive towards Qazvin to experience Qeime Nesar. Head towards the Rasht designated in UNESCO as a city creative in gastronomy. Eat Kate Kebab & Mirza Ghasemi. O/N Rasht Hotel (BB)
14th Day
Rasht-Anzali-Ardabil
Visit Rasht’s highlights for a while such as Gilan Traditional Bazaar; then drive towards Anzali visit this small and beautiful town near Caspian Sea, boating on Anzali lagoon and visiting beautiful landscape, birds and flowers. Try Baghala Ghatogh and also Reshte Khoshkar (a sweet desert). Head towards Ardabil O/N Ardabil Hotel (BB)

15th Day
Ardabil-Tabriz
Visit some important highlights of Ardabil and head towards Tabriz. End of the Tour. Transfer to the airport to board the homebound flight.

Inclusion

Cost: All cost of the guide and driver (insurance, food, accommodation, fuel, parking charge, toll, etc.)
Accommodation : 14 nights accommodation in hotel (BB)
Meals : Breakfast &  14 Lunches & Dinners
Group Leader :Escort English-Speaking or Other Langauges Speaking Driver/ Guide
Other Services: Visa Arrangements

Exclude

• Any expenses such as telephone calls, laundry, mini bar used in the room, tips etc.
• International ticket
• Tips and porter charges
• Any other services not specified above
• All attraction Entrance fees
• 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 .