Tour to Iran: “Golden Persia”
- Best seasonfrom early october to the end of may
- Fitness levelMedium
- Tour typeExcursion tour
Trip code: Tour to Iran: "Golden Persia"
"Golden Persia" 9-day trip to Iran
Iran is a country that showcases a remarkable fusion of history, culture, and natural beauty. From the bustling cities to ancient ruins, stunning mosques, and picturesque landscapes, Iran offers an array of sights that leave visitors in awe.
Tehran, the capital city, is a vibrant hub where you can explore modern architecture alongside historical landmarks. Visit the Golestan Palace, a masterpiece of Persian architecture, and immerse yourself in the lively atmosphere of Tehran Grand Bazaar.
Shiraz, known as the city of poets and gardens, captivates travelers with its enchanting beauty. Marvel at the stunning Nasir al-Mulk Mosque, famous for its colorful stained glass windows, and wander through the exquisite gardens of Eram and Narenjestan Qavam.
Isfahan, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is a treasure trove of architectural wonders. Stroll along the beautiful bridges that span the Zayandeh River, explore the majestic Naqsh-e Jahan Square, and visit the intricate Imam Mosque and Ali Qapu Palace.
Persepolis, the ancient capital of the Achaemenid Empire, stands as a testament to Iran’s glorious past. Admire the grandeur of this archaeological marvel, with its impressive columns and intricate carvings, and gain insight into the rich history of the Persian civilization.
Yazd, a desert city, fascinates visitors with its unique architectural features, including windcatchers and traditional mud-brick buildings. Explore the narrow lanes of its historic quarter, visit the stunning Jame Mosque, and soak in the tranquility of the Dolat Abad Garden.
These are just a few highlights of Iran’s best sights, each offering a unique and unforgettable experience. Whether you’re captivated by ancient history, fascinated by Islamic architecture, or drawn to breathtaking landscapes, Minzifa Travelpromises a journey filled with wonder and discovery.
Tehran - Shiraz - Abarkuh - Yazd - Meybod - Naeen - Isfahan - Abyaneh - Kashan
Once you arrive in Tehran at Imam Khomeini Airport, we will head to the Darband mountain region and the Saadabad Palace Museum, then visit the Chitgara Lake entertainment complex and stay at the hotel for the night.
The most luxurious hotel in Iran, Espinas Palace *****
On the second morning, we will visit the National Museum of Iran and the Golestan Palace Museum. After that, we will go to the old bazaar of Tehran and then visit the Tabiat Bridge (Natural Bridge) and from there we will go to Mehrabad Airport and fly to Shiraz. We will stay at a hotel in Shiraz.
Shiraz Grand Hotel *****
On the third day, we will visit the main attractions of Shiraz:
Zandiye Historical Complex includes: (Vakil Bazaar, Saraye Moshir, Vakil Mosque, Vakil Bath, Karimkhani Citadel), Nasir al-Mulk Mosque (known as the Pink Mosque because of its seven-color tiles and colored glass windows that create beautiful images on floor of the mosque due to the sunlight passing through it), the historical garden of Narenjestan Qavam and the historical house of Zaint al-Mulk, garden-museum of Afif Abad, the Eram botanical garden (included in the UNESCO world list), the mausoleum of Hafez (poet of the 14th century) and Saadi Mausoleum (Poet of the 13th century), Imamzade Ali ibn Hamzeh or Shah Cheragh, which is a holy place for Muslims, and all the walls inside the building are made of beautiful and colorful mirrors
Shiraz Grand Hotel *****
On the morning of the fourth day, we will leave the city of Shiraz and on the way to Yazd we will visit the following places in order:
- Quran Gate
- The complex of luxurious palaces of Persepolis "the remaining capital of the Persian Empire (it is on the UNESCO world list)
- Naqsh-e Rostam (a set of tombs of the Achaemenid kings, which is a stone wall containing petroglyphs, four magnificent tombs and the fire temple of Naqsh-e Rostam)
- Pasargadae, which includes the remains of the palaces of the first Persian Empire and the tomb of Cyrus the Great (included in the UNESCO world list),
- The 4500-year-old Old Cypress of the historical city of Abarkuh (as one of the oldest living creatures in the world), which was located on the route of the historical Silk Road. Finally, upon arriving in the city of Yazd, we will check into a hotel.
Moshir al-Mamalek Garden Hotel **** or Dad Hotel
Known as the City of Wind Turbines and the City of Sweets, this city has been included in the UNESCO world list in 2017 due to its unique holistic architecture. The tour program includes a visit to the historic Dolat-Abad Garden (it has the highest windmill in the world and is included in the UNESCO World Heritage List), the historical Amir Chakhmaq Square, the Fahadan Historical District, the Jame Mosque (a unique building of Islamic architecture in Iran), the Clock Tower, the Temple of Fire (a place of worship for followers of Zoroastrianism) and Zurkhaneh (a living ancient national sports facility).
Moshir al-Mamalek Garden Hotel **** or Dad Hot
On the morning of the 6th day, we will move towards Isfahan and on the way we will visit a caravanserai, a carpet weaving workshop (Zilo), pigeon tower, Water Reservoir, a historical refrigerator of the city of Meybod, and then we will visit the historical complex of the city of Naeen. On the way from Naeen to Isfahan, we will visit the beautiful Varzaneh desert, then we will light a fire and sit around it and watch the gorgeous sunset of the desert. we will reach the historical and beautiful city of Isfahan, famous for its grandeur and beauty since ancient times, and before checking into the hotel, we will visit the historical bridges of this city, which were built on the Zayandeh Rud River.
Ghasr Monshi Boutique Hotel
On the seventh day, we will visit the main attractions of historical city of Isfahan includes:
Naqsh-e Jahan Square belongs to the 17th century AD (it is on the UNESCO world list) including: Imam Mosque (a building with a view of colorful tiles and dome and blue minarets which was built by the order of Shah Abbas Kabir and in 26 years and one It is one of the architectural masterpieces of the world. Qeysarie Grand Bazaar, a place for the production and sale of various handicrafts, Aali Qapu Palace and Chehelston Museum Palace, Armenian Quarter (Jolfa) and Vank Church.
Ghasr Monshi Boutique Hotel
On the morning of the 8th day, on the way from Isfahan to Kashan, we will visit the beautiful and historical village of Abyaneh, which is located on the slopes of the mountain and at an altitude of 2200 meters above sea level. This village attracts a large number of tourists from different parts of Iran and the world every year due to its unique staircase architecture (the roof of each lower house is the courtyard of the upper house) and the red facade of the buildings, which is made of clay, as well as the special clothing of the villagers.
Next, we will reach the beautiful city of Kashan, the city of historical houses, and we will visit the Fin Garden (it is on the UNESCO world list), the rose water workshop, the historical house of Tabatabai, the Agha Bozorg Mosque and the Sultan Amir Ahmad Bathhouse, and we will stay at the historic Saraye Ameriha Hotel for the night.
Saraye Ameriha Hotel
On the morning of the 9th, after having breakfast in Kashan, we will go to Imam Khomeini Airport in Tehran to depart for home. Hope to see you again.
- • An application for a visa to Iran (reference code for a visa) so that you can apply for
- • Accommodation in the 4-star hotels
- • Private air-conditioned vehicles with experienced, dedicated drivers.
- • Necessary travel package (Travel insurance and Sim-card with vpn)
- • Entrance fees for the mentioned sites in the itinerary.
- • Tea bag and herbal tea, one mineral water everyday per person.
- • Meeting at the airport and private transfer to your hotel.
- • Domestic flight Tehran - Shiraz
- • Licensed tour guide.
- • Support service available 24/7
“Please note that we use a local supplier for your arrival airport transfer. As tourism is a growing industry in Central Asia, your driver may not speak English.”
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