• Duration

    05 Days & 04 Nights

  • Tour Code

    #28631

  • Location

    Shiraz

  • Start

    Shiraz – Iran

  • Finish

    Shiraz – Iran

  • Type

    Cultural & Historical

  • Physical Grading

    Leisurely

Visit Shiraz | 5 Days Tour

Step into Shiraz, the land of dreams. Visit the Islamic historical section of the city dates back to Zand dynasty. Get to know two great Persian poets, Hafez and Saadi. Travel into the heart of Persian Empire, the land of great kings. Visit Acheamedian’s inscriptions in Tange Chogan and their magnificent capital, Persepolis and its founder, Cyrus the Great in Pasargadae.  Spend a day with nomads of Bavanat and familiarize with their tradition, belief and lifestyle.

This tour only includes transfer and guide. (Accommodation is available on request)

Highlights

• Hafez Tomb
• Saadi Tomb
• Tange Chogan
• Persepolis (UNESCO)
• Pasargadae (UNESCO)
• Bavanat Village

Itinerary

1st Day
Shiraz

Full day city tour of Shiraz, the city of poetry, flower, culture and history and visiting some highlights including Eram Garden and Qavam House, Vakil Mosque & Bazaar, Arg-e Karimkhani (Karimkhani citadel), the tombs of two Iranian famous Poets, Hafez & Saadi ,and Shah-e Cheragh Shrine,
2nd Day
Shiraz- Firuzabad
Full day excursion to Firuzabad city, visit to Ardeshir Palace (Ancient Persia king-Sassanid Era) Palace and other historical highlights such as Qal’eh Dokhtar (The Maiden Castle),return to Shiraz,

3rd Day
Shiraz- Tange Chogan-Shiraz
Full day excursion of Excursion of Tange Chogan, a place where the game Chogan was played by Sassanid Kings, visiting the Colossal Statue of Shapur I in Shapur Cave and several stone relief belonging to that era, heading back to Shiraz.
4th Day
Shiraz- Persepolis- Pasargadae-Bavanat
Driving towards Pasargadae, visiting the most important historical site of Persian civilization dating back to 2500 years ago , and UNESCO World Heritage Site; including mighty Persepolis (Thakht -e Jamshid ), Achaemenid palaces and its engraves and that of Naqsh-e Rustam and Naqsh-e Rajab plus the historical ensemble of Pasargadae ;Cyrus the Great tomb, engraves and Palaces, O/N Bavanat (Local House-B-L-D)
5th Day –Bavanat- ShirazDrive toward Bavanat, visit the beautiful village and get to know the lifestyle, tradition and culture of nomads. Return to Shiraz. End of the tour.

Inclusion

Service level : Standard
Transport: Air conditioned transport throughout the tour
Meals :Breakfast & Refreshment
Group Leader : English/ Escort Guide and Driver, Local Desert Guide
Insurance: Travel insurance

This tour only includes transfer and guide. (Accommodation is available on request)

Exclude

• Any international & domestic air ticket
– Lunches and dinners not mention in the itinerary
– 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
– All entrance fees per 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 .