Become a Local

Become a Local

1nights Tehran 2nights Tutli Tamak 1nights Bastam 2nights Jandagh 2nights Yazd 1nights Abarkuh 2nights Shiraz 2nights Isfahan 2nights Kashan 2nights Tehran

If you are among those people who love trying new ideas while traveling in other countries and looking forward to having an authentic experience in your journey, this tour is great for you. In this tour, you as a genteel guest will be hosted by local people who cherish you like a friend, so you will have the opportunity to experience Iranian lifestyle. You will understand similarities and differences of hosting traditions among coastal and forest dwellers in northern Iran and desert dwellers in the central part of this country.

Tourist Attractions

In Tehran, you will visit the beautiful Sa’ad Abad palace complex, Tajrish square and Darband mountainous area in the North, the Golestan Palace complex, Iran National Museum, National Jewelry museum, and Qasr museum in the center.

In Tutli Tamak, we will visit the mausoleum of Khalid Nabi and Gonbad-e Kavus brick-tower. In Bastam, the Tomb of Bayazid Bastami will be visited.

In Yazd, you will be amazed by the architecture of the old part of the city and will visit Amir Chakhmaq complex, Jame Mosque, and Dowlat Abad Garden.

One of the oldest trees in the World, which is located in Abarkooh village is also a sightseeing on this tour.

In Shiraz, you will see the Pasargadae, Persepolis, and Naqsh-e Rostam. Then in Shiraz, you will visit Quran Gate, Narenjestan-e Qavam garden, Nasir Al-Molk mosque, and the tomb of Hafez.

Later in Isfahan, you will see the magnificent Naqsh-e Jahan Square (including Imam mosque, Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque, Ali Qapu Palace and Traditional Bazaar), Hasht Behesht Palace, Chehel Sotoun Palace, Vank Cathedral, Menar Jonban, Siose Pol, Khaju Bridge, and Jame’ mosque of Isfahan.

Finally, in Kashan, you will visit Historical houses, and Fin Garden in the city, and Noosh Abad underground city and Abyaneh village around the city.

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Destinations

Isfahan,Tehran,Shiraz,Yazd,Bastam,Kashan,Tutli Tamak,Jandagh,Abarkuh

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    • Visa Services
    • Accommodation and breakfast
    • Disposal coach
    • Daily excursions with a tourist guide
    • All entrance fees
    • Daily refreshments
    • Travel Insurance 

  • EXCLUSIONS

    • Lunches and dinners
    • Any hotel extra charges
    • International flights
    • Iran SIM Card
    • Tip and personal expenses

Travel plan close all

This trip plan is related to the latest net that has been run, for different reasons, the travel schedule may change

Arrival in Tehran

The trip starts in Tehran from your arrival at its international airport known as IKIA. You will be transferred to the hotel to check-in to your room. Later, you will visit the Sa’ad Abad palace complex, Tajrish square and mountainous area of Darband in the north part of Tehran. The visit to Darband includes a light trekking, enjoying the fresh air, and visiting local life.

Tehran - Totli Tamak

Early in the morning, we leave the hotel to travel to Tutli Tamak which is around 580 Kilometers from Tehran. We will have our breakfast on our way in one of the restaurants in Firuzkuh road. In Tutli Tamak, you will experience staying at local houses, we will be hosted by the Turkmen people of Iran.

 

Totli Tamak

Today we visit one of most eye-catching landscapes in Iran; the Khalid Nabi cemetery, the mausoleum of Khalid Nabi which is about 75 Kilometers far from Tutli Tamak. The mausoleum is surrounded by magnificent nature. In the evening, we will return to the local house overnight.

 

Totli Tamak - Bastam

After visiting Gonbad-e Kavus brick-tower, which is an outstanding innovative example of Islamic architecture we head to Bastam which is approximately 215 Kilometers. We will arrive at the hotel in the evening.

 

Bastam - Jandagh

In the morning, after breakfast, first, we visit Tomb of Bayazid Bastami, who played a major role in Sufism evolution. Then we go to Jandagh which is 340 Kilometers far from Bastam, to reach the village we should go through the most beautifully deserted road in Iran.

Jandagh

Today, it’s all about exploring and discovering deserts of Iran. We will visit all surrounded area of the village, and also go to Mesr village for many experiences. At the village, we will enjoy local food right at the heart of the desert.

Jandagh - Yazd

After breakfast, we will leave our local hosts and continue our way to Yazd, the center of Zoroastrian culture in Iran. We should travel for around 300 Kilometers in the desert to reach the city. On our way, we will become familiar with traditional Persian residential architectural elements in Meibod. We will also have lunch in Meibod and then continue to Yazd. We probably arrive at Yazd late in the evening.

Yazd

Today is our only day in the city of mud-brick architecture. We will take the most out of it by visiting Jame mosque with its magnificent tiled entrance, and go on walking in the old part of the city. After lunch, we head to Dowlat Abad garden in which there is the tallest windcatcher in the world. Our day finishes by going to the stunning three-story facade of Amir Chakhmaq complex.

Yazd - Abarkouh

One of the most interesting sites of this trip is the historical Cypress tree which has lots of hidden stories. The tree is located in Abarkooh city which is about 155 Kilometers to Yazd.

Abarkouh - Shiraz

After breakfast, we leave the village to one of the most beautiful cities in Iran; Shiraz which is located in 290 Kilometers from Abarkooh. On our way, we will visit Pasargadae, the remnants of the first Persian Garden and tomb of the most popular King of ancient Iran, Cyrus the Great. Then after lunch at a nearby restaurant, we continue to our second visit, by visiting the Persepolis, a glorious monumental ruin of ancient civilization of Persia with a total area of 125,000 square meters.

Shiraz

On the second day of our visit to Shiraz, we start by visiting Karimkhan citadel at the heart of the city and continue to Vakil historical complex included its bath, bazaar, and mosque. After lunch, we go to Narenjestan-e Qavam garden-house and Nasir al-Molk mosque. With its mystic atmosphere at night, the tomb of Hafez would become one of the everlasting scenes from Iran.

Shiraz - Isfahan

Today we leave Shiraz after breakfast to continue our way to one of the most beautiful cities in Iran, the magnificent Isfahan which is 480 Kilometers far from Shiraz. We will have lunch on our way and probably arrive at the city in the evening. After a few hours of resting at the hotel, we will visit two historic bridges of the city; Siose Pol Bridge, and Khajou Bridge.

Isfahan

We will spend an unforgettable day in Isfahan. Our first visit will be a visit of Naghsh-e Jahan square (which literally means “The Image of the World”) with four highlighted sites located in different sides of the square included Imam mosque, Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque, Ali Qapu and Traditional Bazaar. After lunch at one of the local restaurants, we will visit Hasht Behesht Palace and Chehel Sotoun Palace.

Isfahan - Kashan

In the morning, after breakfast, first, we will continue our city tour of Isfahan by visiting Vank Cathedral, and Menar Joban. Then we leave the city for Kashan which is about 215 Kilometers away. Our local hosts in the city will expect us for a traditional dinner.

 

Kashan

Today, we will visit some interesting sites around the city. First, we go to the ancient mysterious underground city of Noushabad, you will be amazed by how all the corridors and rooms are connected to each other, under the ground. Later, we will go to Abyaneh Village in which people still wear traditional custom and talk in Sassanid dialectic. You will have a chance to get familiar with history, architecture, and anthropology of the area.

Kashan - Tehran

First, in the morning, we explore the city by visiting Fin garden and some of the historic houses which are opened to visitors. Later, after having lunch in Kashan, we leave the city to the Capital, the modern and megacity of Tehran.

Tehran

To discover Iran’s capital, today we visit more highlights such as the Golestan Palace complex, Iran National museum, and the Treasury of National Jewels. Later in the evening, we will visit Qasr museum which used to be the oldest Iranian political prison, and currently, it is used as a museum and entertainment center. Pahlevani and Zurkhaneh rituals are also performed in the venue in the evenings.

Leaving Iran

According to the time of your flight, you will be transferred to the airport to go back home with some great memories from Iran. Have a safe flight!

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