Summarized Highlights of Persia
9 Nights & 10 Days

Arrival: Tehran
Departure: Tehran

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Overview

With a cultural and historical legacy dating back to thousands of years, this short but unique trip, takes us on a journey through the heart of this old history. We will start our journey from Tehran and countinue to highlights of Persia. We will visit Bisotun and Taq-e Bostan in Kermanshah and World Heritage Sites of Khouzestan. we will continue our journey to the memorable beautiful gardens of Shiraz and the atmospheric and timeless remains of the ancient Persian capital of Persepolis. then we’ll travel from the city of bridges to the town of Yazd, with its amazing traditional houses and Zoroastrian burial towers. Next city is one of the Middle East’s most spectacular destinations, Isfahan known by Mayden-e Imam (Naqsh-e-Jahan Square), this is also a great place to wander through and sighting all the wonders. Finally we will spend one night in Kashan which known by historical houses.

 

DESTINATIONS & ATTRACTIONS

      • Tehran: Golestan Palace,National Jewels Museum, Azadi Tower, National Museum of Iran, Milad Tower
      • Kermanshah: Bisotun, Taq-e Bostan
      • Khouzestan: Choqa Zanbil, Susa, Shushtar Historical Hydraulic System
      • Shiraz: Nasir-ol- Molk Mosque, Eram Garden, Pasargadae, Persepolis, Naghsh-e Rustam, Hafez Tomb, Vakil Historical Complex
      • Yazd: Zoroastrian’s Tower of Silence, Yazd Fire Temple, Fahadan District, Dowlat Abad Garden
      • Isfahan: Emam (Naqsh-e Jahan) Square, Vank Cathedral, Chehel Sotoun Palace,Imam Mosque, Ali Qapu Pavilion, Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque, Sio Se Pol, Khaju Bridge

 

 

Itinerary

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Day 1: Arrival in Tehran

You will arrive in Iran in the morning and we have a lot to venture, numerous places to visit. After breakfast, we will move to south of Tehran for visiting Golestan Palace(WHS) one of the oldest of the historic monuments in the city of Tehran. Make sure not to miss Treasury of National Jewels Museum. Here is the most dazzling collection of gemstones and jewelry known in the world; the most spectacular objects have been placed on public display. In next we will visit Milad Tower is a multi-purpose tower standing at 435 meters from base to the tip of the antenna. O/N Tehran

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Day 2: Tehran-Kermanshah (505 Km Drive)

After breakfast, we will visit the National Museum of Iran. Then we will move for visiting Azadi Tower we will have a short stop for photography, then we will drive to Kermanshah, En-route we will visit Bisotun (WHS),The Behistun Inscription is a multilingual inscription and large rock relief on a cliff at Mount Bisotun in the Kermanshah Province, then after arrival we will visit Tagh-e Bostan, is a site with a series of large rock reliefs from the era of Sassanid Empire of Iran, the Iranian dynasty which ruled western Asia from 226 to 650 AD. O/N Kermanshah

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Day 3: Kermanshah-Ahvaz (520 Km Drive)

We will start our day, by driving through of the spectacular mountain to Khouzestan province “Black Gold” for have a visit of Susa including Choqa Zanbil (WHS), is an ancient Elamite complex. After that, we will continue to Susa for visiting Apadana Complex, the winter palace Achaemenes kings and the main palace 1 was. In the next, we will visit Tomb of Daniel. Then we will move to Shushtar for have a visit of Shushtar historical hydraulic system (WHS), inscribed as a masterpiece of creative genius, can be traced back. After that, we will back to Ahwaz. O/N Ahwaz

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Day 4: Ahvaz-Shiraz (542 Km Drive)

After breakfast, we will leave Ahvaz and move to Fars province for visit the poet and rose city, En-route we will have short stop to visit ancient city Bishapur including; enigmatic Anahita Temple, after that we will arrival to Shiraz. O/N Shiraz

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Day 5: Shiraz

In the morning you will open your eyes to a majestic city; Shiraz. After being served with a tasteful and delicious breakfast, we will visit Nasir-ol-Molk Mosque, a master piece of innovation and creation. Afterwards, you will be taken to see colorful paradise that named Eram Garden (WHS), in the next we will move to Karim Khan Citadel, a well-built fort, and a most see monument.  Then we move on to enjoy the fabulous architecture of Vakil Mosque and Vakil Bazaar, then we get to Moshir Saray a traditional Bazaar, we will call it a day by Hafez Tomb, one of the most prominent poets of Iran. O/N Shiraz

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Day 6: Shiraz-Persepolis- Yazd (452 Km Drive)

We will start the Fifth day by having an existing excursion to the history of ancient Persia by visiting Persepolis (WHS), a complex accommodating a cluster of palaces. Afterwards we will visit Naqsh-e Rustam which is an ancient Necropolis, a large ancient cemetery with elaborate tomb monuments. Here you can see a group of ancient Iranian rock reliefs cut into the cliff, from the Sassanid periods. we will drive to Yazd en-route we will visit Pasargadae (WHS), where Cyrus the Great is resting for centuries. we will go ahead  to Yazd. O/N Yazd

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Day 7: Yazd

Today we will start our day by visiting Zoroastrian’s Tower of Silence which a circular and raised structure built by Zoroastrians on top of a hill. We next have the chance to visit Yazd Fire-Temple, a place of worship for Zoroastrians, which contains in its heart a 2500-year-old fire. We will experience walking through narrow allies of Fahadan District. Among in numerable attractions of Yazd, here we will visit Amir Chakhmaq Complex. Finally yet importantly, is Dowlat Abad Garden (WHS), which is renown all across the globe due to its tallest wind tower of the world. O/N Yazd

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 Day 8: Yazd-Isfahan (323 Km Drive)

In the morning, drive to Isfahan. We will visit Mud-Brick Ice houseShah-Abbasi Caravanserai and mud-brick Narin Castle. We should not leave Nain before visiting Nain Jame Mosque situated in the old texture of the city. After arrival in Isfahan we will have visit of Siyosepol which literally means 33 arches is a bridge highly ranked as being one of the most famous examples of Safavid bridge design. Then visit another well-known bridge over Zayandeh Rood River called Khaju Bridge and next to see the oldest bridge on Zayandeh Rood River. O/N Isfahan

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Day 9: Isfahan

Get ready to visit half of the world; Isfahan was once the capital of Persia and one of the largest cities in the world. We begin our journey through Isfahan by visiting Chehel-Sotun Palace. Then we will continue Meidane Emam (Naghsh-e-Jahan) (WHS) Square which is an oblong-shaped square built in Safavid era. It is bordered on all sides by aesthetically remarkable monumental buildings linked by a series of two-storied arcades of shops, and then we will visit Abbasi Great Mosque, Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque. There is an underground corridor offering a passage from the building to Ali-Qapu Pavilion. O/N Isfahan

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Day 10: Isfahan-Kashan-IKA (411 Km Drive)

After breakfast, should not miss Vank Cathedral which is one of the most celebrated example of the colorful architecture to mirror Christians’ religious and spiritual concepts, we will drive to Tehran, En-route we will visit Kashan, including Fin Garden (WHS) a lush garden renowned as being the very epitome of the Persian garden. In the next we will visit Tabatabaei Historica House, then we will drive direct to IKA airport for departure flight at night. Saying goodbye is never easy, but it is time to go to the airport.

 
 

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