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You will be met on arrival at Tehran International airport and transferred to your hotel.

Day 1

On this day, you discover the attractions of Tehran, the capital of Iran. First, visit National Museum of Iran in which a collection of ceramics, pottery, stone figures and carvings taken from excavation in Persepolis is held. Afterward, head toward Golestan Palace, listed in UNESCO World Heritage Sites, and Glassware and Ceramic Museum of Iran, a unique treasury of glassware and clays. At the end, enjoy exploring Grand Bazaar of Tehran.
Alternative to Glassware & Ceramic Museum: National Jewelry Museum of Iran.

Day 2

Depart Tehran for Kashan in the morning. Visit Tabatabaei Historical House; a large house with several courtyards, which once belonged to a wealthy merchant. Next, visit Agha Bozorg Mosque, a five-story mosque with 200 years of history, in Kashan. Finally, Proceed to Fin Garden, listed in UNESCO World Heritage Sites as an example of Persian garden.

Day 3

Depart Kashan for Yazd. On the way, visit Jameh Mosque of Nain, which has preserved its original architecture, and Aba Weaving Workshop.

Day 4

On this day, you will explore Yazd, the largest adobe city of the world. First, you visit Towers of Silence, an ancient place in which the burial ceremony was held. Then, proceed to Zoroastrian Fire Temple, a holy place for Zoroastrians where the sacred fire has been maintained for more than 1100 years. Afterward, visit Jameh Mosque of Yazd and stroll in the Historical District in Yazd, listed in UNESCO World Heritage Sites.

Day 5

Depart Yazd for Kerman. On the way, you visit Zein-o-din Caravanserai. In Kerman, visit Grand Bazaar of Kerman, one of the oldest and most memorable trading centers in Iran, and Teahouse.

 

Day 6

In Mahan, you visit Shahzadeh Garden, a green oasis in the heart of the desert, and Shah Nematollah Vali Shrine, an Iranian poet and Sufi (mystic). Then visit Jameh Mosque of Kerman and Ganjali Khan Historical Bathhouse, a Safavid-era building complex, in Kerman.

Day 7

Depart Kerman for Shiraz, the city of love and poetry. On the way, visit Sassanid Palace in Sarvestan, listed in UNESCO World Heritage Sites.

Day 8

In Shiraz, you explore Nasir-ol-molk Mosque; also known as Pink Mosque. Afterward, you visit Narenjestan e Ghavam Garden in which you enjoy the beautiful orange gardens. Next, you proceed your sightseeing to Hafiz Tomb where you get familiar with a great poet who was also admired by Goethe. Finally, you end the day by visiting Ali Ibn Hamzeh Holy Shrine and Vakil Bazaar.

Day 9

In the morning, you go on an excursion to Persepolis, Founded by Darius I in 518 B.C and the capital of the Achaemenid Empire, and Naqsh-e Rustam, which contains four graves of the first Achaemenid Emperors, Darius the Great, Xerxes, Artaxerxes I and Darius II, carved into the cliff.

Day 10

Depart Shiraz for Isfahan. On the way, visit Pasargadae in which you can find the tomb of Cyrus.

Day 11

This day is devoted to sightseeing in Isfahan. First, visit Jameh Mosque of Isfahan, one of the five oldest Friday (congregational) Mosques in the world, which has also been listed in UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Then proceed to Si-o-se Pol and Khaju Bridges, which span the Zayandeh Roud River. Afterward, visit the Vank Cathedral, also known as church of saintly sisters, in Armenian Quarter and enjoy Music Museum of Isfahan in which you can listen to every music you wish and visit Iranian traditional music instruments. At the end visit Grand Bazaar of Isfahan.

Day 12

Continue your sightseeing in Isfahan. First, Visit Chehel Sotoun Palace (Forty Column), a brilliant example for Persian Garden. Next, head toward Naqsh-e Jahan Square, the second largest square in the world, and all the monuments around including Imam Mosque, regarded as one of the masterpieces of Persian architecture; Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque, which is also called the mosque of women and is unusual because it has neither a minaret nor a courtyard; Ali Qapu Palace, which offers you a wonderful perspective over the square. Finally, take some leisure time in the afternoon.

Day 13

Depart Isfahan for Tehran. On the way, visit Jameh Mosque of Natanz and Ceramic Workshop then continue to the Historical Village of Abyaneh, a historical village also known as red village.

Day 14

Transfer to Imam Khomeini International Airport.

Day 15

Iran, the country of mountains and deserts

Tehran / Tehran

15 Days

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Tehran Tehran

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Iran, the country of mountains and deserts

If you are looking for a temperate weather to spend your winter holidays, this trip is the best choice for you. During the journey, you pass through the central mountains and spectacular landscapes attract your attention, especially the peaks covered with snow in the heart of desert cities. On the way from Kashan to Yazd, you get fascinated with Karkas Mount, which gives you the chance to enjoy watching its wonderful scenery. In addition, you admire the historical monuments and archeological sites, which portray the rich history of Iran.

Iran, the country of mountains and deserts