AROUND PERSIA

Tehran – Hamedan – Kermanshah – Susa – Ahwaz – Shiraz – Yazd – Isfahan – Kashan

15 DAYS – 14 NIGHTS

Day 01: Arrival at Tehran

Arrival at Tehran Imam Khomeini International airport, meet and assist by Nawafir representative.  Transfer to your hotel. Overnight in Tehran.

Day 02: Tehran

City tour of Tehran to visit Golestan palace, Tehran grand bazaar, Imam mosque, National museum and National Jewelry museum. Overnight in Tehran.

Day 03: Tehran – Hamedan

Visit Sa’ad Abad palace, drive to Hamedan (ancient city of Ecbatana). En route, stop at Saveh to visit, Saveh Friday Mosque,Then, proceed toward Hamedan to visit Ganjnameh Inscriptions,Tombs of Esther & Mordechai, A walking tour of Bazaar & city center, transfer to your hotel. Overnight in Hamadan.

Day 04: Hamedan – Kermanshah

City tour of Hamedan,visit the Ancient city of Ecbatana and Alavian Dome, drive to Kermanshah. En route, at Kangavar, visit the Ancient temple of Anahita, Before Kermanshah, visit Kurd nomads (if migration season allows), visit Taq-e-Bostan Sassanian relieves, Bisotun relieves, inscriptions, caravansary, etc . Overnight in Kermanshah.

Day 05: Kermanshah – Dezful

Tour Kermanshah, Visit Moaven-ol-Molk Tekieh (mourning hall), then drive to Dezful. En route, visit Kurd nomads (if in proper season), Dezful bridges & water mills, transfer to hotel. Overnight in Dezful.

Day 06: Dezful – Ahvaz

Drive to Shush (ancient city of Susa) to visit, Tchogha Zanbil ziggurat temple, Tomb of Daniel the prophet, The first Apadana palace of Darius the Great, Shush Museum. At Shushtar, visit aterfalls & Watermills, Band-e-Mizan, proceed to Ahvaz. Overnight in Ahvaz.

Day 07: Ahvaz – Shiraz

Drive to Shiraz. En route,visit Qashqaee nomads (if migration season allows),visit Ancient city of Bishapour & its museum, visit Tang-e-Chogan Sassanian relives & inscriptions, proceed to Shiraz. Overnight in Shiraz.

Day 08: Shiraz

City tour of Shiraz to visit Eram garden, Vakil mosque & Bazaar, Nasirolmolk mosque, Hafez & Sa’adi tombs. Overnight in Shiraz.

Day 09: Shiraz – Yazd

Drive to Yazd, en route visit Persepolis, Naghsh- e- Rostam & Pasargadae, visiting the 4500 years old Pine tree in Abarkooh. Overnight in Yazd.

Day 10: Yazd

City tour of Yazd to visit Dowlatabad garden, old city of Fahadan, Alexander prison, Friday mosque, Bazaar & Amir Chakhmaq mourning hall, evening visit of Zoorkhaneh (traditional Iranian Gym). Overnight in Yazd.

Day 11: Yazd – Naein – Isfahan

Morning visit of Zoroastrian fire temple & Dakhmeh (tower of silence), drive to Isfahan, en route visit Narin fortress & Naein’s Friday mosque, proceed to Isfahan. Overnight in Isfahan.

Day 12: Isfahan

City tour of Isfahan to visit Chehel Sotoun palace, Imam square, Imam & Sheikh Lotfollah mosques, Aliqapou palace & Bazaar, evening visit of Isfahan bridges. Overnight in Isfahan.

Day 13: Isfahan – Abyaneh – Kashan

Half a day city tour of Isfahan to visit Armenian quarter, Vank cathedral, drive to Kashan, en route visit Abyaneh village. Overnight in Kashan.

Day 14: Kashan – Ibis hotel airport

City tour of Kashan, visit Boroujerdies house, Tabatabaeis house, Fin garden, Bazaar& Aqa Bozorg mosque, drive to IKA airport Tehran and check in at Ibis hotel airport Tehran. Overnight in Tehran.

Day 15: Departure

Transfer from Ibis hotel to Tehran Imam Khomeini International airport for departure.

Iran tours and travel
Iran tours and travel

This is a sample itinerary and a tailor made program can be offered upon request. For individual or group travelers, tour services may include the following:

• Meet and greet, assistance with visa formalities.
• Accommodation as per your chosen hotels category (3, 4 & 5 stars).
• Transportation in a modern A/C vehicles with English speaking drivers.
• Meal Plan, Breakfast, Lunch or Dinner, at hotels or in local restaurants.
• Entrance fees to all archeological sites.
• Multi-lingual guides.