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.
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.