Trip Type : Sample Itinerary

Destination : Tehran (1) Shiraz (2) Isfahan (3) Tehran (1)

Trip Length : 7 Day

Activity types : Cultural Tours

Royal Persia’ showcases all the most popular attractions of the cities of Shiraz and Isfahan including, of course, the two most prominent UNESCO World Heritage Sites  of Iran: the 5th century BCE palatial complex of Persepolis, a colossal stage on which the Achaemenids displayed the glories of Ancient Persia; and Naqsh-e Jahan Square in Isfahan, representing the climax of Islamic architecture of 17th-century Persia



Arrival in TEHRAN. Morning to rest in the hotel. Afternoon visit to the Archeological Section of the National Museum, and AbginehMueum (the Glass and Ceramics Museum).Overnight:Tehran


Full day city tour of TEHRAN to include the Carpet Museum, Golestan Palace (World Heritage Site), and the Crown Jewels Museum. Evening flight to Shiraz.Overnight:Shiraz


Full day city tour to explore the main highlights of SHIRAZ to include Nasir al-Mulk Mosque, Arg-e Karim Khan Zand (a citadel), Pars Museum, Vakil Bazaar, Vakil Mosque, Naranjestan Museum, Eram Garden (World Heritage Site), Ali-EbinHamze, tombs of Sa’di and Hafez. Overnight:Shiraz


Drive to ISFAHAN through Persepolis (World Heritage Site), Naqsh-e Rostam, Naqsh-e Rajab, and Pasargadae (World Heritage Site). Overnight:Isfahan


Full day city tour of ISFAHAN to see Naqsh-e-Jahan Square (World Heritage Site) and its surrounding sites including Abbasi (Imam) Mosque, Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque, Ali Qapu Pavilion, ChehelSutun Palace, and QeyssariehBazaar.Overnight:Isfahan


Full city tour of ISFAHAN to visit Vank Cathedral in Armenian Quarter, the 12th-century Jame Mosque of Isfahan (World Heritage Site) and historical bridges of Shahrestan, Khaju Bridge, and Si-o Se Pol. Overnight: Isfahan


Drive to Tehran via ABYANEH and KASHAN. In KashanTabatabai House, Borujerdi House, SialkTepe and Fin Garden (World Heritage Site) will be visited. Drive on to Tehran with a tea break en route and a photo stop at the Imam Khomeini Mausoleum. Return flight home.