Iran Classic Tour

14 days

Our routes have been carefully chosen to include the best night stops and highlights. However, as local and operational conditions may vary and unforeseen circumstances may arise, the following itinerary should be used as a guideline.

Trip Overview, Iran Classic Tour:

This tour like many other Iran tours starts from Tehran, the capital of Iran, a city with modern structure is home to many historic mosques, churches, museums and palaces. However after Tehran our tour moves towards some beautiful cities of Iran.

Included Highlights:

Abyaneh Historical Village (optional)
Naqsh e Jahan Square
Ganjalikhan Complex
Zeinoddin Caravanserai
Fire Temple and Towers of Silence

Optional Activities:

Spend Time with desert
Traditional Hotel

Tour Facts:

Accommodation: Hotel, Guest House, Camping (With Facilities)
Transport: Private vehicle, Flight
Visa: Free on Tour (Apply)
Customizable: Yes

Day 1: Tehran
See Iran National museum and get amazed at its priceless pieces, spend time in the busiest Bazaar in Iran and sip some tea in a nice tea-house. Discover the eye-catching precious collection of Jewels of Iranian 2500 years of Monarchy in the Iran Jewels museum.

Day 2: Shiraz
Fly to Shiraz in the morning and after the hotel check-in head to the Zand complex including the castle, gardens and mosque to get a sense of Shiraz as a capital 250 years ago.

Day 3: Shiraz
Ride to Persepolis and Necropolis (Naghshe Rostam) and Unearth the ruins of Persepolis as a world heritage. Meet warm Iranians in Hafez tomb reciting his poems.

Day 4: Kerman
Ride to Kerman to discover how people adapted their life to a desert city surrounded by mountains.

Day 5: Kerman
Get acquainted with Sufism and mysticism by visiting Moshtagh Alishah tomb, uncover Iranian old style hammams in Ganjalikhan hammam of Kerman, see Kerman Jame mosque and its majestic Persia structure. In the afternoon ride to Mahan. Meet Sufis who have travelled a long way to pay homage to their Sufi master Shah Nematollah Vali in his shrine. Laze in Shahzadeh Gardens and admire a great example of Persian gardens that depicts a high contrast between a green garden and a harsh dessert at the background.

Day 6: Kerman
Ride to Rayen and spot the imposing deserted citadel of Rayen. Then drive to Shahdad and reflect on what natural forces and time has built there.

Day 7: Zeinoddin
Ride to Zeinoddin desert and ponder life in Zeinoddin Caravanserai and its scenic surroundings.

Day 8: Yazd
Ride to Yazd and get into the mysterious world of Zoroastrians by visiting their fire temple and towers of silence there. Admire people of Iranian plateau by visiting Yazd water museum and learn about the underground water canals, Qanats. Gaze at the high minarets and nice brick and tile work of Yazd Jame mosque and visit the marvelous Islamic Amirchaghmagh complex.

Day 9: Yazd
Today is at leisure.

Day 10: Isfahan
Ride to Isfahan. Get acquainted with the historic Royal square of Isfahan registered as a world heritage. Visit picturesque Royal mosque, Sheikh-Lotfollah mosque and Aliqapoo palace.

Day 11: Isfahan
Ponder on the breathtaking Armenian Vank church In Isfahan and marvel around Isfahan Armenian quarter, Jolfa. Stroll aside Isfahan river and admire the masters who built several bridges over it through the history. This afternoon is at leisure.

Day 12: Isfahan
Today is at leisure.

Day 13: kashan
Ride to Kashan. Get an insight into Iranian traditional houses by visiting Tabatabai and Boroojerdiha Houses. Tread in Fin gardens of Kashan and once again praise Persian garden designers. Taste Iranian foods at the cooking class hosted by a local family.

Day 14: Tehran-Departure
Ride to Tehran.

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