Day 1. Arrival in Tehran, you will be greeted by our representative and transfer to the hotel to take a refreshing rest. O/N Tehran.
Day 2. Morning Visit Museums, fly to Ahwaz ,Our tour will begin right after the breakfast. We will walk through 7000 years of civilization in Archeological museum, then you have a chance to explore the busiest Bazar in Iran and you also will enjoy eating the Iranian traditional dish in a cozy restaurant. Finally, we make your childhood’s dream and cartoons come true by visiting the mind-blowing Jewelry museum. In the evening take a flight to Ahwaz. O/N Ahwaz
Day 3. Susa.Shushtar & Choghazanbil Excursion, In the morning, get ready to explore the rich history of Persia. We have a full day excursion to see Shushtar Historical Hydraulic System, Choghzanbil ancient Elamite complex and the winter palace of ancient Persian Empire in Susa. O/N Ahwaz
Day 4. Drive to Shiraz, Visit Bishapour & Tang-E-Chogan, Visit Pasargadae & Abarkuh Today we have a long drive to Shiraz, but on the way we will be overwhelmed by the beauty of Sasanid’s monuments and engravings on the rocks in Bishapour & Tang-E-Chogan. O/N Shiraz
Day 5. Shiraz City Tour,Shiraz is famous for the marvelous gardens, flowers and poems. You will get amazed by visiting Nasir-Al-Molk mosque also known as the pink mosque. Then we head to 17th Karim-Khan complex including the fort, Bazar, mosque and bathroom. Later, we go to see Eram garden to be among the hundred types of beautiful flowers and trees. O/N Shiraz
Day 6. Persepolis & Necropolis Excursion, Being in Iran and not visiting Persepolis is like being in Paris and missing Eifel Tower! So get prepared to have a full excursion of Persepolis & Necropolis just 70 Km far away from Shiraz. In the evening, check out one of the most romantic places in the world that is Hafez mausoleum. O/N Shiraz
Day 7. Drive to Yazd, Visit Pasargadae & Abarkuh In the morning, let’s drive to Yazd that is known as the center of Zoroastrianism in Iran. En route, have a short look to Pasargadae village and check the tomb of the Great Cyrus. Later, we will have a stop in the small city called Abarkooh to see the second oldest tree in the world. This Cyprus tree is considered as 4500 years old tree! O/N Yazd
Day 8. Yazd City TourIn the old city of Yazd, you definitely will fall in love with walking and getting lost in the mud neighborhoods and alleys. We will visit the tower of silence and fire temple which belong to the minority of Zoroastrians who are following the oldest monotheist religion in the world. Later, we will check Jame mosque, Amir Chakhmaq Complex, water museum and the old traditional Bazar. In the evening, enjoy walking in the beautiful Dolat-Abad Garden. O/N Yazd
Day 9. Drive to Esfahan, Visit Naein Esfahan is nothing but a great surprise! We cannot wait to see its gorgeous art, architecture and lovely designed city. So, let’s hit the road for a short trip and we shouldn’t miss visiting one of the oldest mosque in Iran located in the small city of Naein. Check in the hotel in Esfahan and in the evening we head to the magnificent bridges to do some walking along them. O/N Esfahan
Day 10. Esfahan City Tour Today is a special top day! We are going to visit some picturesque Safavid (16th) palaces of the king called Shah-Abbas and the mind-blowing mosques of Imam and Sheikh-Lotfollah all located in Naghsh-E-Jahan Square which is known as the second largest square in the world after Tiananmen in Beijing. Explore Bazar and do some shopping. Later, relax in a cozy coffee-shop to taste the real Persian coffee and chat with locals. O/N Esfahan
Day 11. Esfahan City Tour It’s nice to get educated about the Christians’ life style in Iran and Armenian neighborhood called Jolfa. So let’s check out the alluring Vank Cathedral and then enjoy walking and drinking coffee in this neighborhood. Later, we move to 1300 years Jame Mosque which was built over 13 dynasties. See the lovely Imam-Ali Square and explore the traditional Bazar to find the local restaurant to try the special local food called Beryani. In the evening, have a short mountain trekking of Sofe Mt. to get the wonderful view of the city. O/N Esfahan
Day 12. Drive to Tehran, Visit Kashan & Qom We are quite close to the end the trip! What a pity!!! We drive back to the hustle and bustle of the city Tehran! En route, we must see the super traditional houses in Kashan and check out Fin garden as well. Finally, we have a stop in the most religious and conservative city of Iran called Qom to visit the outstanding holy shrine of Masoome. Check in the hotel in Tehran and have colorful dreams! O/N Tehran
Day 13. Depart Iran You will gently be transferred to IKA and have no doubt we are going to miss you so much with all those sweet memories! Take Care!