2nights Tehran 3nights Isfahan 2nights Yazd 3nights Shiraz
Iran is the country of A Thousand and One Nights stories. In this tour, you will experience the oriental atmosphere of these alluring tales. Along with country’s capital, you will visit Golden Triangle of Iran: Isfahan with turquoise domes, Yazd with the labyrinthine old city and Shiraz with gardens and citadels. Join us to flip through Iran’s book of A Thousand and One Attractions.
Sa’ad Abad palace complex and Darband mountainous area, Golestan palace complex, Iran National museum, National Jewelry museum, Qasr museum, Abyaneh village, Naqsh-e Jahan square (including Imam mosque, Sheikh Lotfollah mosque, Ali Qapu and Traditional Bazaar), Hasht Behesht, Chehel Sotoun palace, Vank cathedral, Menar Jonban, Siose Pol, Khaju, Jame’ mosque of Isfahan, Amir Chakhmaq complex, Persepolis, Naqsh-e Rustam relief, Quran Gate, Naren- jestan-e Qavam garden, Nasir Al-Molk mosque and tomb of Hafez.
This trip plan is related to the latest net that has been run, for different reasons, the travel schedule may change
ARRIVAL IN TEHRAN
After arrival at a hotel in Tehran, we visit Sa’ad Abad palace complex and Darband mountainous area in the afternoon.
Today we go to Golestan Palace Complex, Iran National museum, National Jewelry museum and finally to Qasr museum, watching some Pahlevani and Zurkhaneh rituals.
TEHRAN TO ISFAHAN
Heading to Isfahan (450 km), with a stop at Abyaneh village (320 km) we discover architecture and anthropology of the region. Then get back on track to Isfahan.
Today we visit Naqsh-e Jahan square (including Imam mosque, Sheikh Lotfollah mosque, Ali Qapu and Traditional Bazaar), visiting Hasht Behesht and Chehel Sotoun Palace.
On our second day in Isfahan, we visit Vank cathedral, Menar Jonban and two of city’s historical bridges: Siose Pol and Khaju and finally Jame’ mosque of Isfahan, a stunning illustration of the evolution of mosque architecture over twelve centuries in Iran.
ISFAHAN TO YAZD
Leaving for Yazd (320 km), first, we visit Meibod and historical mosque of Naeen on our way and then go to the Zoroastrian temple of Chak Chak before arrival in Yazd.
Visiting city’s Jame’ mosque, we walk in one of the oldest towns on earth, Yazd’s Old Town. Then go to Dolat Abad garden visiting Iran’s loftiest wind catcher and finally Amir Chakhmaq complex.
YAZD TO SHIRAZ
Leaving for Shiraz (440 km), Iran’s oldest cypress tree is right on the way in Abarkooh city (155 km from Yazd) as well as Pasargadae, where the tomb of the most popular King of ancient Iran, Cyrus the Great is located.
We head to Persepolis (60 km from Shiraz) to discover an ancient civilization of Persia, as well as Naqsh-e Rustam relief, and Quran Gate.
Karimkhan citadel and Vakil historical complex with its bath, bazaar and mosque are on the list today. We go to Naren- jestan-e Qavam garden and Nasir Al-Molk mosque afterwards. At night, we feel the mystic atmosphere of the sorrounding area of tomb of Hafez
It’s time to bid farewell to Iran as we get transferred to the airport early in the morning for the return flight home.