Tour Name:Glimpse Of Persia
Details:Tehran (1N), Shiraz (2N), Yazd (2N), Isfahan (2N), Kashan (1N)
Duration:9 Days

Tour Details & Price

Group SizeMealsAccomodationPrice
20 pax18 (Full Board)4 Star hotelprices are based on 20 pax sharing a room:
DBL Room, 4 Star Hotel: – $ per person / DBL Room, 5 Star hotel: – $ per person
Single Room Prices:
SGL Room, 4 Star Hotel: – $ per person / SGL Room, 5 Star Hotel: – $ per person
All-inclusive Services:
– Accomodation
– Meals
– Domestic Flight
– Refreshments
– Travel Insurance
– Ground Transportation
– Visa Formalities
– Through Tour Guide

Day 1: TehranYou will be met and welcome by our experienced local tour guide upon arrival to Tehran (IKA Airport) and transfer to the hotel for rest. In the afternoon you will visit Reza Abbasi Museum, which displays objects belonging to a period from the 2nd millennium BC to the early 20th century which corresponds to the end of Qajar period. Then you will have Welcome dinner in a traditional restaurant and transfer back to hotel. O/N Tehran
Achaemenid20Bowl 1 2 GLIMPSE OF PERSIA      Traditional20Restaurant Iran 2 GLIMPSE OF PERSIA

 

Day 2: Tehran-Shiraz (1 Hr. flight)

Your morning will start by visiting Golestan Palace (a registered site in UNESCO world heritage). After that, Iran national Museum, where you can see fabulous historical items from 5000 BC to the advent of Islam in Iran, It shows brief history of our land. And Finally, Treasury of national Jewels with huge number of fascinating Gold and Diamonds will end your half day tour of Capital city of Iran After lunch; a short photo stop by Azadi Tower (Tower of Freedom) will proceed by attending in Mehrabad Domestic airport to fly to Shiraz, city of Rose and Poetry, history and culture. Upon arrival to Shiraz, you will be transferred to Hotel. Time permitting; we can walk around Qur’an Gate. O/N Shiraz

  Shamsolemareh 3 GLIMPSE OF PERSIA   National Museum of Persia 3 GLIMPSE OF PERSIA   Azadi tower 10 2 GLIMPSE OF PERSIA

Day 3: Shiraz

Your Shiraz full day city tour would start after breakfast. Our guide will take us to see the Eram Garden, a symbol of traditional Persian Garden (a registered site in UNESCO world heritage).  Karimkhan Citadel, the ruling fort of Karimkhan, King of Zand Dynasty. Afterward we will take you to visit Khan Theological School and Vakil Bazaar and Saray Moshir where you can feel the daily life of people of Shiraz. After lunch, the tour will gives you the opportunity to visit the tomb of Hafiz and Saadi, two of our most outstanding poets to feel the taste of Persian Literature.   O/N Shiraz

      Eram20Garden 2 GLIMPSE OF PERSIA   Zendan karim khan1 GLIMPSE OF PERSIA   Saadi Tomb 2 GLIMPSE OF PERSIA

 

Day 4: Shiraz-Yazd (425 Km Drive)

After breakfast, we drive to Yazd, the city in the heart of desert, the cradle of an ancient Mono-theistic religion of Zoroastrianism. On our way to Yazd, you will see the capital of Persian Empire, the Persepolis. Then Pasargadae, Tomb of Cyrus the great, founder of Persian Empire. Both sites are registered in UNESCO world Heritage. Also, you will visit Naghsh-e Rostam (Necropolis), where you can see the tomb of four Achamenid Kings and Sassanid reliefs. After arriving in Yazd, you will be transferred directly to Hotel. Then a short walk around Amir Chaqmaq Tekyeh, where our religious events are held in Safavid Dynasty to the contemporary period, and then walking through old streets of Yazd. O/N Yazd
Persepolis201 3 GLIMPSE OF PERSIA   Naqsh e rostam 3 GLIMPSE OF PERSIA   Pasargad 3 GLIMPSE OF PERSIA

 

Day 5: Yazd

After breakfast, we will move toward the Fire temple, a prayer place of Zoroastrians, and Tower of Silence, the grave yard of them. After that, you walk around the old area of the city and visit Yazd Jame mosque, and Fahadan district to feel the desert architecture and culture of Iran. Also you will visit Zoor-khaneh(power house), a fascinating classical with thousand years of history. O/N Yazd
Yazd fire temple small20size 3 GLIMPSE OF PERSIA   Tower20of20Silence Yazd 3 GLIMPSE OF PERSIA   Masjed e Jomeh Yazd new 3 GLIMPSE OF PERSIA

 

Day 6: Yazd-Isfahan (314 Km Drive)

In the morning, you will visit the Dolat-Abad Garden and wind tower, (a registered site in UNESCO world heritage). Then we drive to Isfahan. On the way to Isfahan, you will visit City of Meybod to see one of those 999 Abbasi Caravanserais, built in the period of Safavid Dynasty, Pigeon Tower, and Mud-brick ice house. Then you will visit City of Naein to see the old Jami Mosque.  In the evening walk around Sio-ce-pol Bridge (33-Bridge) over Zayandeh Rood River. This bridge is icon of this city where art and architecture are battling over self-steaming river.  O/N Isfahan
Dowlat Abad Garden Yazd Iran 3 GLIMPSE OF PERSIA   Mud20Brick20Ice20House 2 GLIMPSE OF PERSIA   Si o se Pol 3 GLIMPSE OF PERSIA

 

Day 7: Isfahan

After breakfast, you will see Khaju and Shahrestan bridges. Then, we walk to the heart of Isfahan to see Chehel Sotun Palace, the reception palace of Safavid Dynasty and Naghsh-e Jahan (Imam) Square including Ali-Qapu palace, the palace of Safavid Kings, Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque, the private royal mosque, Abbasi Jame mosque and Traditional bazaar. Chehel Sotun Palace and Naghsh-e Jahan are both registered sites in UNESCO world heritage. O/N Isfahan
Khaju20Bridge 3 GLIMPSE OF PERSIA   Chehel Sotoon 3 GLIMPSE OF PERSIA   Sheikh Lotfallah Esfahan 3 GLIMPSE OF PERSIA

 

Day 8: Isfahan-Kashan (216 Km Drive)

After visiting Isfahan Jame Mosque (a registered site in UNESCO world heritage), we drive to Kashan. On our way to Kashan, you will visit Abyaneh Village. The village is an ancient one full of mysteries and beauty which can be found only by visiting there. After arriving in Kashan, you can experience the beauty of Desert architecture of Iran visiting Fin Garden (a registered site in UNESCO world heritage), and Boroujerdi and Tabatabaei Traditional houses. Something which amazes any visitor here is mirror and glass working all over the ceiling and walls.  O/N Kashan
Abyaneh20Village small20size 3 GLIMPSE OF PERSIA   Fin20Garden 4 GLIMPSE OF PERSIA   Borujerdi20House 4 GLIMPSE OF PERSIA


Day 9: Kashan- IKA airport (200 KM)

After breakfast, we drive back to the airport for your departure flight.  Time permitting you can visit holy shrine of Hazrat-e Masoumeh, Sister of Imam Reza in Qom.

Hazrate20Masumeh20Holy20Shrine 2 GLIMPSE OF PERSIA
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