Persian Health Life Tour

Code: OT2515001
15 Days and 14 Nights
  • Iran tour, Iranian local food
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Basic Information:

In the following, you can find basic information about Persian Health Life Tour

Duration
15 days
Travel style
In-depth
Best time to go
All months
Max group size
20
Physical rating
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Age requirement
--
Accommodation
4*/5*
Transportation
Minibus / Middle bus / Private car depending on your group size
Meals
F.B

Persian Health Life Tour Overview:

In this tour, you will delve deeper into the healthy lifestyle of traditional Persians. You get familiar with Persian Traditional Medicine and Humorism. You continue your journey to visit the magical architecture of the underground city, historical houses. Moreover, you will make the most of hydrotherapy in natural springs and taste firsthand food and beverages. In the following, you will put your footsteps in some of the most impressive sites in Isfahan, Yazd, and Shiraz and learn about the ancient Persian health style and the most magnificent architectural treasures from the Elamites to the Sassanians via the Achaemenids. You will also experience one of the most enjoyable adventures in your trip in the desert and stay one night at hand-dug dwellings, as of the primary habitats of man in Iran with approximately 2-3 thousand years ago. There really is an interest for everyone.

Tour Highlights:

  • Visit 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.
  • In special conditions, the accommodations can be changed to similar alternatives.
  • 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:

  • 14 nights in hotels / guesthouse

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 guesthouse. No Bed, but sleeping equipment is traditional comfortable Mattresses and Blankets.
 Twin/double/single/multi-share
  • 15 breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • 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
  • Visa authorization code processing fee is Free
  • Entrance fees
  • Travel insurance (Local Insurance)

Excluded Services:

  • International flights
  • Visa fee
  • Tips to local guides and drivers

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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.
O/N  in Tehran

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Day 2: Tehran

On our first day of the tour, we will visit a workshop on Traditional Medicine (4-5 hours). Then Humorism, Prescribing food programs and guidelines based on tourists' Humorism. After having lunch, we visit the Carpet Museum. And finish the day by Having local food for dinner.

O/N in Tehran

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Day 3: Tehran

In the morning, we visit Medicinal Herbs and Traditional Medicine Exhibition. Have lunch and then visit the National Jewelry Museum and National Museum of Iran. Then we'll have local food for dinner.

O/N Tehran

* In the date that the exhibition not to be held, the visit of the Tehran great Bazaar will be in the itinerary.

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Day 4: Tehran-Kashan

In the morning, we will leave Tehran to Kashan. On our way, we will visit Ouyi underground city to discover the magical architecture of Nushabad underground city (dated back to the Sassanid era.). Then we drive to Kashan and visit historical houses like Tabatabaee, and Borujerdi. Then we visit the beautiful Fin Garden*, one of the historical Persian gardens. For lunch and dinner, we will have local food.
O/N Kashan

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Day 5: Kashan -Niasar - Mahallat

In the morning, we will visit a distillery garden and enjoy firsthand herbal distillate like rosewater and other beverages. Then on our way to Mahallat, we visit Chal-e-Nakhjir Cave and walk hundreds of meter underground with 70 million years old history. And finally, in Mahallat we experience hydrotherapy in Mahallat hot springs.

O/N Mahallat

* During May, We will visit Rose garden and the presses of preparing Rose perfume.

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Day 6: Mahallat- Isfahan

In the morning, we will leave Mahallat for Isfahan. In Isfahan, we visit a tradition Zurkhane ** (Ali Gholi Agha) and getting familiar with the traditional system of athletics (Varzesh-e Pahlavāni). Then we go to Naghashi traditional bathroom and get familiar with the traditional way of washing, massaging and debating. Then in the afternoon, we spend time strolling along Zayandeh River Bridges and the bridge of thirty-three. And for dinner, we have local food for dinner.

O/N Isfahan

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Day 7: Isfahan-Yazd

In the morning, after having breakfast, we visit Naghsh-e Jahan Square*, Imam Mosque*, Lotfollah Mosque* and Aliqapoo Palace*. Then after having lunch, we will drive to Yazd.

O/N Yazd

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Day 8: Yazd-Ardakan – Meybod -Yazd

In an early morning, we will drive to Ardakan to visit Ardakan Qanat** and experience gently to slope underground water channel. Then we drive to Meybod to get amazed by the pottery art. We have lunch in Shah Abbasi Caravanserai. Then we come back to Yazd to stroll in old town lanes** in Fahadan Neighborhood. After that, we visit Dowlat Abad Garden* and learn about the technique of wood-work, qanat and wind catcher as the tallest old wind catcher in the world. Then for dinner, we have local food.

O/N Yazd

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Day 9: Yazd-Taft-Yazd

In the morning we drive to Taft, to be welcomed in a Zoroastrian way, getting familiar with this authentic religion and beliefs that remain alive. Then we have lunch at Nartitee. After lunch, we walk and get relaxed in the pomegranate garden, then we bake local bread called Sirog. After that, we drive back to Yazd.

O/N Yazd

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Day 10: Yazd-Kerman

After having breakfast, we drive to Kerman. On our way, we visit the pistachio garden in Rafsanjan. Then we have a local lunch in Kerman. After having lunch, we visit Ganjalikhan complex including Hammam, water cistern, caravanserai & Bazaar. Then we finish the day by having local food for dinner.

 O/N Kerman

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Day 11: Kerman

Today we get surprised in Lut Desert as the world's 27th-largest desert with Arman Group and experiencing one of the most enjoyable adventures in your trip.

O/N Kerman

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Day 12: Kerman-Meymand 

Today we drive to Meymand and experience stay at hand-dug dwellings, as of the primary habitats of man in Iran with approximately 2 - 3 thousand years history and feeling the close relationship between the life and nature.

O/N Meymand

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Day 13: Meymand- Shiraz

In the morning we leave Meymand to visit Persepolis and Pasargadae and taking the time in these ancient Achaemenid gems. Then we have local food in Ojagh Seyyed Karim ecolodge for lunch. Then we drive to Shiraz and take some rest. In the afternoon we visit Hafeziye Tomb. And for dinner, we have local food with live music.

O/N Shiraz

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Day 14: Shiraz

Today we explore the amazing city of Shiraz. We start by visiting Nasir-ol-Molk Mosque. Then continue by visiting Zolvanyari Carpet Company as the only manufacturer of organic handmade carpets in the world and getting familiar with dyeing methods. Then we find enticing dining options between dazzling local food in Vakil Bath. After having lunch, we visit Vakil Bazaar and the Zandiyeh Ensemble and historical monuments like Karim Khan Castle.

O/N Shiraz

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Day 15: Missing Persia (Departure from Shiraz)

Transfer from Hotel to SYZ airport.


* During 20th of Apr to 20th of Jun, in order to take advantage of the beauty of nature and herbs, the itinerary will change.