|Tour Name||:||Persian Trekking|
|Details||:||Overnights: Tehran (1N), Shiraz (3N), Mal Khalifeh (1N), Chelgerd (3N), Isfahan (1N), Maranjab (1N) Tehran (1N), Damavand Camp Site (4N), Rineh (1N)|
Tour Details & Price
|20 pax||34 (full Board)||4 Star hotel||prices 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
– Domestic Flight
– Travel Insurance
– Ground Transportation
– Visa Formalities
– Through Tour Guide
Day 1: Tehran
You will be met and welcome by our experienced local tour guide upon arrival to Tehran (IKA Airport) and transfer to 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
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 permits, we can walk around Qur’an Gate. O/N Shiraz
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
Day 4: Shiraz-Yazd (425 Km Drive)
After breakfast, we have an excursion to visit 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. O/N Shiraz
Day 5: Shiraz-Mal Khalifeh (275 Km Drive)
Day 6: Mal Khalifeh-Chelgerd (255 Km Drive)
In the morning, drive to Chelgerd. On the way visit Zagros springs and waterfalls. O/N Chelgerd
Day 7: Chelgerd
After breakfast, you will see Kouhrang spring and water tunnel and Bakhtiari nomads. O/N Chelgerd
Day 8: Chelgerd
Climb Dozardeh Mountain the whole day and spend time with Bakhtiari Nomads. O/N Chelgerd
Day 9: Chelgerd-Isfahan (190 Km Drive)
After breakfast, we drive to Isfahan. You will see Khadju and Shahrestan bridges, then walk to the heart of Isfahan to see Chehel Sotun Place (a registered site in UNESCO world heritage), the reception palace of Safavid Dynasty and Naghsh-e Jahan (Imam) Square(a registered site in UNESCO world heritage) including Ali-Qapu palace, the palace of Safavid Kings, Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque, the private royal mosque , Abbasi Jam’e mosque and traditional Bazaar. Chehel Sotun Palace and Naghsh-e Jahan are registered sites in UNESCO world heritage. O/N Isfahan
Day 10: Isfahan-Maranjab Desert (280 Km Drive)
After breakfast, you will visit Isfahan Jam’e Mosque. Then we drive to Kashan. On our way to Kashan, you will see the beauty of desert architecture of Iran visiting Fin Garden (a registered site in UNESCO world heritage), then Borujerdi and Tabatabaei Traditional houses. Then drive to Maranjab Desert beside salt lake. O/N Camping in Maranjab Desert.
Day 11: Maranjab Desert-Tehran (300 Km Drive)
Day 12: Tehran – Rineh –Goosfandsara (150 Km Drive)
At noon drive to Goosfandsara. Reach to Goosfandsara, 3200 m altitude. O/N Camping in Goosfandsara.
Day 13: Damavand-Mount Climbing
Climb to 4200 m altitude. O/N Camping in 3rd camp site.
Day 14: Damavand Climbing
This day is for acclimatization and get ready for climbing to Damavand Peak. O/N Camping in 3rd camp site.
Day 15: Damavand Climbing
Climb to Damavand Peak and get back to 4200 m altitude. O/N Camping in 3rd camp site.
Day 16: Rineh
Go down to Goosfandsara, 3200 m altitude, then use hot spring bath in Rineh. O/N Rineh.
Day 17: Rineh-IKA (150 Km Drive)
After breakfast, we drive to the airport for your departure flight.