Iran Nomad Tour

12 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:

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:

Tappeh Sialk
Abyaneh Historical Village
Naqsh e Jahan Square

Optional Activities:

Spend Time with Nomad
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
Arrival in Tehran, transfer to hotel.
Hotel in Tehran   – Breakfast

Day 2: Tehran
Full day city tour of Tehran to visit Golestan Palace that is one of the oldest historic monuments in Tehran and a world heritage .It consists of 17 palaces, museums, and Halls and originally built during the Safavid dynasty. Then visiting The Archaeological or national museum which is the combination of two museums, the old Archaeological Museum of Iran and the modernistic white travertine National Arts Museum with eight departments and finally Glass and Carpet Museums.
Hotel in Tehran – Breakfast

Day 3: Tehran – Kashan – Abyaneh
In the third day we depart from Isfahan to kashan to visit Tabatabaie House, Fin garden, bazaar and Tappeh Sialk or Sialk ziggurat. It is claimed to be the world’s oldest ziggurat, dating to the 3rd millennium BC and discoveries in this region has revealed that here was one of the primary centers of civilization in prehistoric ages. Continue our way to Abyaneh, a tourist village and is known as a living history museum that has kept its architecture ( all in red clay), ceremonies and culture, language, clothing and etc.
Hotel in Abyaneh – Breakfast

Day 4: Abyaneh – Isfahan
In the morning ride to Isfahan, full day city tour of Isfahan to visit palace of Chehel Sotun, it was built by Shah Abbas II in 1647 as a reception hall and has 20 columns made of cypress wood but the reflection of these twenty columns in the adjacent pool creates the other twenty; So, known as forty columns. We will continue Isfahan sightseeing by visiting Naghsh-e-Jahan Square (Image of the World Square). It is the second largest square of the world and one of the world heritage sites of Iran. The square is 160 meters wide by 508 meters long and was initially intended as the site of state ceremonies and sporting events, but by 1602, the Shah had added a commercial element with the construction of two-storey shops along the perimeter. Jame Mosques is on the south , the Lutfallah Mosque on the east, the Ali Qapu Palace on the west, and a grand bazaar on the north. We finish a busy day of sightseeing by walking along the Zayande rood River and Isfahan famous ancient bridges (si-o-se pol & Khadju).
Hotel in Isfahan  – Breakfast

Day 5: Isfahan
We embark on a city tour that covers the rest of highlights of this celebrated historical city and visit Vank Cathedral , then Another world heritage sites of Iran in UNESCO and one of the oldest mosques of Iran.i.e.Jame Atiq Mosque. Ali Gholi Agha Complex that consists of a bath, Mosque and Bazaar. The Hasht-Behesht palace and then ride to Shahrekord.
Hotel in Shahrekord – Breakfast

Day 6: Shahrekord – Nomad
In the morning full day excursion to Nomad region .Generally the nomad of this part are of Bakhtiyari tribe.
Hotel in Shahrekord    Breakfast

Day 7: Shahrekord – Yasuj
Ride to Yasuj via Semirom.
Hotel in Yasuj  – Breakfast

Day 8: Yasuj
Full day excursion to Qashqaii Nomad.
Hotel in Nomad camp – Breakfast

Day 9: Shiraz
Start a beautiful morning in Shiraz to visit Zandieh complex (Karim khan’s Citadel, Pars Museum, Vakil bath, Vakil mosque, Vakil bazaar- the traditional bazaar of Shiraz and Moshir caravanserai) . Shiraz was a significant township in Achaemenes times and the treasure trove of Persian culture. It is the birthplace of the great Persian poets Hafez and Saadi and is known as the city of poets, garden, nightingales and flowers. In the afternoon we continue our tour by visiting Jahan Nama Garden, Hafez & Saadi tomb, Quran gate and Ali ebne Hamze shrine.
Hotel in Shiraz – Breakfast

Day 10: Shiraz
Full day city tour of Shiraz to visit Nasir Almolk Mosque, Narenjestan Palace, Zinat-al-Molk House. In the afternoon ride to Firuz Abad for staying another night with Ghashqaii nomad .
Hotel in Nomad camp  – Breakfast

Day 11: Nomad camp
In the morning we will start a one-day nomad life with participating in making breakfast, milking the sheep and cows and other activities that  nomads do during the day .In the afternoon ride back to shiraz.
Hotel in shiraz  – Breakfast

Day 12: Shiraz – Departure
Full day excursion to Persepolis, Naghsh-e-Rostam and Naghsh-e-rajab; then the Capital of ancient Persia and the Tomb of Cyrus the great i.e. Pasargadae.Ride back to shiraz ,transfer to Airport for departure flight.

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