Persia Classic Tour

Code: OT1114001
14 Days and 13 Nights
  • Azadi Tower, Persia Classic Tour
  • Vakil Mosque, Shiraz

Basic Information:

In the following, you can find basic information about Persia classic tour

Duration
14 days
Travel style
Discovery
Best time to go
All months
Max group size
15
Physical rating
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Age requirement
12+
Accommodation
3*
Transportation
Minibus / Middle bus / Private car depending on your group size
Meals
B.B

Persia Classic Tour Overview:

Landing to PERSIA, Iran is a country with endless history and tradition and you will explore both ancient Persia and modern Iran. Our Persia Classic Tour program includes the natural and historical attractions of central parts of Iran. In this Route, we will visit cities like Tehran, Kashan, Isfahan, Yazd, Shiraz, and finally Kerman. In most of these areas, living in warm and dry areas has been linked with history and has shaped the lifestyle that is specific to these areas.

Tour Highlights:

  • Visit 16 amazing UNESCO world heritage site

Hints:

  • The priority in sightseeing may be changed. It is due to the time of your arrival, your guide’s discretion. Also official and unofficial holidays of some museums.
  • Hotel check-in time generally is at 2:00 PM. So, according to your arrival time, if you need an early check-in you must book an extra day.

 

Included Services:

Professional licensed guide and drivers + (Guide assistant for 16 pax and more).
All accommodation:

  • 13 nights in 3* hotels / local house / ecolodge

Notes:

  • The price includes double and twin rooms in Hotels. Obviously, single rooms cost an extra fee.
  • Private or single rooms are not available in the traditional local house. No Bed, but sleeping equipment is traditional comfortable Mattresses and Blankets.
 Twin/double/single/multi-share
  • 13 breakfast
  • 2 bottles of water + fruits + snacks per day

Notes:

  • The number of meals depending on your arrival and departure time may be changed.
  • Vegetarian dishes are also possible upon request.
All transfers and transportation:

  • Minibus / Middle bus / Private car depending on your group size
  • 1 domestic flight
  • Visa authorization code processing fee is Free

Excluded Services:

  • International flights
  • Visa fee
  • Travel insurance
  • Tips to local guides and drivers
  • All entrance fees to sites mentioned in the itinerary
  • Food Meals

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Day 1: Landing to PERSIA (Tehran)

Welcome to Iran. To be met by your tour guide at the airport (IKIA airport), you will be transferred to your hotel. We will visit Golestan Palace* and grand old bazaar of Tehran (depends on arrival time). O/N 3* Hotel in Tehran

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Day 2: Magic of Desert (Kashan)

After breakfast, we drive to Kashan to visit Ouyi underground city, Tabatabaei historical house, Borujerdiha/Abbasian historical house, Fin Persian garden*,  and Aghabozorg mosque. O/N in Kashan

3

Day 3: Glory of Islamic Arts (Isfahan)

Drive to Isfahan. Visiting Madar Shah caravanserai, Hasht Behesht*/Chehelsotoun palace*, Zayanderoud river, Siosepol, and Khajoo historical bridges. O/N in Isfahan

4

Day 4: Half of the World (Isfahan)

Full day city tour of Isfahan to visit Jame mosque of Isfahan*, Naqshe Jahan historical square*, Imam mosque*, Sheikh Lotfollah mosque*, and Aliqapoo palace*. O/N in Isfahan

5

Day 5: Feel Adobes (Yazd)

Located in the remote desert, the old city of Yazd is built almost entirely of adobe and is an architectural wonder. we will visit Jame mosque of Naein, the Historical bazaar of Naein, Narin Qale (historical fort), Amir Chakhmaq complex of Yazd. O/N in Yazd

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Day 6: Religions Crossway (Yazd)

Yazd has been a Zoroastrian center since Sassanian times. Zoroastrians still make up a significant minority of the population, and the Atashkadeh in Yazd is the most important Zoroastrian fire temple in Iran. Full day city tour of Yazd to visit Jame mosque of Yazd, the Historical city of Yazd*, Fire temple of Zoroastrians, and Tower of silence. O/N in Yazd

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Day 7: Welcome to Persian Empire (Pasargad)

Drive to Pasargad. Visiting the Historical city of Abarkooh, 4000 years old cypress tree (Zoroastrian cypress), Aghazadeh historical house, Pasargad*. O/N in Pasargad

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Day 8: Glory of Persia (Shiraz)

An early start takes us to Persepolis* (Takht-é Jamshid), the heart of the Persian Empire and a UNESCO World Heritage Site, Naqshe Rostam*, Quran historical gate of Shiraz, Eram Persian garden*, and Hafezieh (Tomb of Hafez; the Iranian famous poet). O/N in Shiraz

9

Day 9: Glory of Iranian Culture (Shiraz)

Explore lovely Shiraz, the City of Roses and Nightingales. Begin in Vakil historical complex (public Bath, Bazar, Mosque), Narenjestan historical complex, Nasirolmolk mosque, Shahcheraq holy shrine,  and Jame Atigh mosque. O/N in Shiraz

10

Day 10: Live like Cavemans (Meymand)

Drive to Meymand. Visiting Meymand cave village landscape*. O/N in Meymand

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Day 11: Looking for Ganj (treasure) (Kerman)

After breakfast, we drive to Kerman. We will visit GanjaliKhan Complex and old bazaar. GanjaliKhan Complex is a Safavid-era building complex, covering an area of 11000 square meters and located in the old center of the city of Kerman, Iran. Ganjali Khan Complex is composed of a school, a square, a caravanserai, a public bathhouse, a watering place, a mint house, a mosque and a bazaar. O/N in Kerman

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Day 12: Glory of Desert (Mahan)

After breakfast, we drive to Mahan to see the Mahan Shazdeh Persian garden*, Shah Nematollah Vali holy tomb, Shahdad, and Klout desert/Bam ancient citadel*, and Rayen fort. O/N in Mahan

13

Day 13: Modern Tehran

In the morning take a flight to Tehran,  city tour of Tehran to visit Saadabad /Niyavaran palace, and Nature bridge. O/N in Tehran

14

Day 14: Missing Persia (Departure)

Transfer from Hotel to IKIA airport for departure flight.


All sites with * sign are submitted in UNESCO world heritage.