Trip Type : Sample Itinerary
Destination : Shiraz (2) Ahvaz (2) Kermanshah (2) Uroumieh (1) Tabriz (2) Ardabil (1) Zanjan (2) Tehran (2) Isfahan (2)
Trip Length : 17 Day
Activity types : Cultural Tours
The ancient continent of Asia takes pride in once-explored-always-alluring treasures it encompasses from among which the Pearls of Persia are inimitable. For a pearl-hunting dive, the springboard is set in Shiraz where the secrets of the Royal Persia are delved into and the enthusiasts will complete the half-Persia odyssey through World Heritage Sites, coming to the surface in Isfahan, the epitome of architecture in Iran

Itinerary

Day01SHIRAZ

Arrive in SHIRAZ. Full day city tour of Shiraz to explore the main highlights of Shiraz to include Nasir al-Mulk mosque, Arg-e Karim Khan Zand (a citadel), Vakil Complex (bath, mosque &bazaar ), Narenjestan Museum and Eram Garden (World Heritage Site). Overnight: Shiraz

Day02SHIRAZ

Full day excursion to Persepolis and Pasargadae ,World Heritage Sites, Naqsh-e Rostam, Naqsh-e Rajab, Tombs of Sa'di and Hafez. Overnight: Shiraz

Day03SHIRAZ – AHVAZ

Morning drive to AHVAZ, en route visit to Bishapur and Tang-e Chogan. Overnight: Ahvaz

Day04AHVAZ

A visit to Shushtar Historical Hydraulic system, a World Heritage Site, Haft Tepe, ChoghaZanbil, a World Heritage Site, Susa Palace and Daniel Holy Shrine. Overnight: Ahvaz

Day05AHVAZ – KERMANSHAH

Morning Drive to KERMANSHAH. Stop enrout to enjoy the landscapes. Overnight: Kermanshah

Day06KERMANSHAH

visit of Bisotun, a World Heritage Site, Hercules statue, Taq-e Bostan, Overnight: Kermanshah

Day07KERMANSHAH - Urmia

Morning drive to URMIA via KAMIARAN, SANANDAJ, lunch en route, DIVANDAREH and MAHABAD Overnight: Urmia

Day08UROUMIEH - TABRIZ

Morning drive to TABRIZ, a visit to Shams Tabrizi Shrine in KHOEI, BaghcheJough Palace, Armenian Monastic Ensembles, a World Heritage Site. Overnight: Tabriz

Day09TABRIZ

Morning visit to Old Bazaar, a World Heritage Site, afternoon visit of Kandovan rock village. Overnight: Tabriz

Day10TABRIZ - ARDEBIL - SAREIN

Morning drive to ARDABIL, a visit to Sheikh Safi al-Adin Ardabili shrine, a World Heritage Site, Ardabil Ethnographic Museum, panoramic view of Sabalan Plain. Overnight: Sarein

Day11TABRIZ - ZANJAN

Morning drive to Zanjan, a visit to Gonbad-e Soltaniyeh (Soltaniyeh Dome), a WoldHeritage Site, afternoon shopping at bazaar, a visit to the Zanjan Ethnographic Museum. Overnight: Zanjan

Day12ZANJAN

Morning excursion to TAKAB to visit Takht-e Soleyman, a World Heritage Site, Belqeis Mt., afternoon visit to the ancient city of SHEIZ Overnight: Zanjan

Day13ZANJAN - TEHRAN

Morning drive to TEHRAN. Afternoon city tour of Tehran to visit Niavaran Palace, Darband Mountainous Trekking Area. Overnight: Tehran

Day14TEHRAN

Full day city tour of Tehran to visit Golestan Palace, a world heritage site, Archeological Section of National Museum, Abgineh Museum and Milad Tower

Day15TEHRAN - KASHAN - ISFAHAN

Morning drive to Isfahan, en route visit of Fin Garden (World Heritage Site), in Kashan and afternoon visit of Historical bridges of Isfahan, carpet show and shopping. Overnight: Isfahan

Day16ISFAHAN

full day city tour of ISFAHAN including Naqsh-e Jahan Square, a World Heritage Site and ChehelSotoun Palace, Vank Cathedral and HashtBehesht Palace Overnight: Isfahan

Day17ISFAHAN

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