In Desert Heart
11 Nights & 12 Days
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PKG Validity : 2019 & 2020
In Desert Heart tour is one of the famous off road tour for domestic and inbound tourists visit desert and its attractions. This Journey starts from Tehran; the capital of Iran by historical and modern sites. Then we go to Kashan and Maranjab Desert to get ready for discovery. We go to Rig-e Jen, a vast area of sand dunes in the middle of Dasht- e Kavir. It was not visited by the old caravan travelers, who believed it was a place where evil spirits live. We leave Iran desert with unforgettable memories and continue our journey to Isfahan. In Isfahan, you just see Iranian arts every where go.
DESTINATIONS & ATTRACTIONS
- Tehran: Sa’ad Abad Palace, Tajrish Bazaar, Imamzadeh Saleh, Carpet Museum
- Kashan: Fin Graden, Borujerdi Traditional House, Agha Bozorg Mosque
- Maranjab Desert: Maranjab Carvanserai, Salt Lake
- Rig-e Jen & Dasht-e Kavir
- Anarak: Citadel & Carvanserai
- Isfahan: Siyosepol, Khaju Bridge, Meydan-e Emam ( Naghsh-e Jahan Square), Ali Qapu Palace, Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque, Imam Mosque, Grand Bazaar, Chehel Sotun
Day 1 : Arrival in Tehran
You will arrive in Tehran and will be transferred to the hotel and check-in. We have a lot to venture, numerous places to visit, so get some good rest to get up all energetic and fresh.O/N Tehran
In the morning you will have a visit from Sa’ad Abad Palace which is a 300 hectare complex built by the Qajar and Pahlavi monarchs, located in Shemiran, next place will be Tajrish Bazaar, an old bazaar worth spending time and have some shopping. In the heart of Bazaar you can visit Imamzadeh Saleh, dates back to the Qajar Period; however an old tree and some remaining tombstones bear evidences that the building existed in the 13th and the 14th century AD. It has gone through many repair and alterations until today. The next sight will be Carpet Museum side Laleh Park exhibiting a variety of Persian carpets from all over Iran, dating from the 16th century.O/N Tehran
Today we will Check-out the hotel and drive to Kashan, the first sight to visit will be Fin Garden (WHS) a lush garden renowned as being the very epitome of the Persian garden. Then we will have a visit from Tabatabaei Historical House and Agha Bozorg Mosque. After being in Kashan we will have excursion to Abyaneh, the village has a brilliant architecture. We will come back to Kashan and have a late Check – in to hotel.O/N Kashan
Get ready to go to the desert heart. We drive to Maranjab Desert in Aran Va Bidgol. By arrival in Maranjab we have a short stop in Maranjab Caravanserai; one of the Safavid caravanserai. Our next destination is Salt Lake; a wonderful landscape in desert. We have chance to see sunset in desert and remember this moment to the end. O/N Desert Camp
We pass through dunes and continue discovering its beauties, its endemic flora and fauna and their resistance against desert tough weather is a wonderful phenomenon. We rest in 1000 stars hotel under the desert sky. O/N Desert Camp
We drive to the east, after some hours of driving, we start walking on sands; an unforgettable experience in desert. Picturesque desert horizon provide the perfect blank canvas for the rays of the setting the entire landscape in a burnt orange and dusky pink glow. O/N Desert Camp
During our Journey, we have been quite drowned in the silence and beauty of desert. Desert allow some activities like playing with the sands, strolling, running and lying on sands too. O/N Desert Camp
Today we have full day off road in Dasht-e Kavir; one of the well-known desert in heart of Iran. This endless desert gives you a picture of going and going without an end. O/N Desert Camp
It’s Time to say goodbye to the desert and drive to a historical city; Anarak. We’ll visit from it’s beautiful citadel & magnificent caravanserai shows us some aspects of life style in desert areas. O/N Local House
We leave Anarak to Isfahan, After arriving we will move to see Sio Se Pol which literally means 33 arches is abridge highly ranked as being one of the most famous examples of Safavid bridge design. It is the longest bridge on Zayandeh Rood River connecting east of Isfahan to its west. Then visit another well-known bridge over Zayandeh Rood River called Khaju Bridge. The Zayandeh Rood River can be considered as a contributing factor to the growth of the population and the economy of the city; it helped established Isfahan as an influential center, and gave a green landscape to Isfahan, a city in the middle of a desert. O/N Isfahan
Get ready to visit half of the world; Isfahan. We begin our journey through Isfahan by visiting Meidane Emam (Naghsh-e-Jahan) (WHS) Square which is an oblong-shaped square built in Safavid era. The monuments surrounding the square are named Ali Qapu Palace, Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque and Abbasi Great Mosque. The last section of Naqshe-e-Jahan will be Grand Bazaar. You can spend time there and enjoy shopping. We continue our day by visiting Chehel-Sotun Palace, it tells us about history and each and every crack on the walls or the floors holds a story of the past.
You will be transferred to Isfahan Airport for departure. Iran is a kind of place that you cannot get enough of it and to appreciate its beauty thoroughly in such few days is not possible. Therefore, until next time we will have the honor to host you here in Iran take care and enjoy your flight.
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