SHIRAZ Persepolis

Unesco Heritage Site

SHIRAZ Pink Mosque

ISFAHAN Si o se Pol(33 bridge)

8 Day Cultural Tour


The Cultural sightseeings around Iran

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Tour Overview

If you are one of those who are captivated by Persian history and civilization and are coming to Iran for visiting the most important cultural and historical capitals of Iran from far distances, this intensive tour is the best option for you. During this tour, while you are exploring the remains of the Achaemenid civilization from 2500 years ago, you will not miss the most expensive royal jewelry in the capital city of Iran. You definitely will enjoy every moment of this trip by walking through the ancient time. Also, we will let you create the memorable moments for your trip to Iran according your tastes and desires just by clicking on Tailor-made tours.




TOUR HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Learning some interesting facts about contemporary art and history of Iran in Tehran Golestan Palace.
  • Watching the fantastic dance of light on colorful glasses in Nasir al Mulk Mosque in Shiraz.
  • Amazed by the charming architecture of Vakil Mosque.
  • Visiting the Pasargadae, the tomb of Cyrus the Great, the righteous Persian King.
  • Listening the astonishing poems of Hafez, the inspiring Persian poet.
  • Walking around Naghsh-e Jahan Square to be amazed by the unique Persian architecture.
  • Visiting the nice adorable interior designing of Sheykh Lotfollah Mosque.
  • Walking through historical city of Kashan full of marvelous houses.


 

Shiraz Persepolis
Shiraz Persepolis Isfahan Isfahan Naghshe jahan square Tehran Golestan palace Tehran Tabiat bridge Kashan
Travel Itinerary
Day 1 - Arrive Tehran

Welcome to Tehran. The tour will be started by visiting our representative in the airport who come to welcome you and Transfer to your Hotel. As most of flights will arrive at midnight then you will have a Short Sleep. In the morning After breakfast the leader will come to your hotel and the sightseeing will be started. First you visit Sa’ad Abad Palace and Niavaran Palace in the northern part of Tehran. This will last untill evening. At night you go to Milad Tower(Tehran new symbol) or Nature Bridge (Pol-e Tabiat) to relax and have dinner . Stay overnight at hotel.

Day 2 - Tehran Sightseeing

Today you visit the historical attractions in central area of Tehran. After Breakfast you start visiting the most important parts of Golestan Palace(the UNESCO World Heritage site) and then go for walking and buying suveniors in Tehran Grand Bazar. You can have lunch in some famous restaurants in Bazar such as Shamshiri Restaurant or Moslem Restaurant or some traditional ones. Continue visiting Jewellery Museum OR Abgine Musuem. Stay at Hotel Overnight.

Day 3 - Flight to Shiraz

Today you will have a flight to Shiraz the cultural capital of Iran and directly go to your hotel to keep your luggages and You will start visiting the city . The first option is Arg-e Karimkhan complex which belongs to Zandie Dynasty . Also Valik Bazar and Mosque are another amazing sites to visit. In the evening you can Visit Tomb of Saadi OR Tomb of Hafez two of Persian most amazing poets which impressed everyone with their mastery. You will visit Quran Gate at night which is the city's main point of entry constructed in 10th century. You can have dinner in a traditional restaurant and stay at your hotel to be ready for next day.

Day 4 - UNESCO World Heritage sites to Isfahan

Today in early morning you go to Nasir al Mulk Mosque to be amazed and take unique pictures. Then you move forward to visit one of the greatest sites around the world. You go to Marvdasht outside Shiraz. We will have a stop in our way to visit legendary city of Persepolis the former capital of Darius the Great founded in 512 BC. Then we will drive a couple of miles to Naqsh-e-Rustam the Necropolis where Darius and his successors are buried. Carved into the side of a cliff. The site is extraordinary in its magnitude . The next plan is to visit Pasargadae UNESCO World Heritage Site and the tomb of Cyrus the Great and former capital of the Achaemenid Empire. Drive to Isfahan and stay over night at your hotel.

Day 5 - Isfahan Sightseeing

Start the day visiting Naghsh-e jahan square which surronded by 4 important sites .Ali Qapu Palace and Sheikh Lotfollah mosque(also known as the ladies mosque ) and Shah Mosque and Qesysarie Gate are the buildings which will surprise you .Next up is Chehel Sotun which Sets in a landscaped and forested park in front of a tranquil reflecting pool.This afternoon you have time to wonder the rest of Isfahan.There is the main Bazaar which is approximately 4km long.

Day 6 - Isfahan Sightseeing

Today you visit Vank Cathedral which located in Armenian area (Jolfa) and go to Jame Mosque of Isfahan remained from Sasanid era. Then you walk on some beautiful historical bridges on Zayande Rud (the main river of the city) such as Si-o se Pol and Khaju Bridge. For dinner you can go to a traditional restaurant and enjoy listening to traditional music.

Day 7 - Kashan

Leaving Isfahan and its wonderful architecture behind to go to Kashan . The first stop will be Abyaneh village which is known as the Red Village because of its red soil and houses. You will have lunch there and communicate with local people who are very friendly. Then we will visit Kashan . The town is originally famous for its textiles and ceramic productions and rugs but now better known for Fin garden and amazing traditional houses. You can visit There and also you can go to Noushabad Underground city. Check in to your hotel and Stay in a beautiful traditional residence overnight.

Day 8 - Leave Iran

After breakfast start visiting Bazar of Kashan . You will check out from the hotel and you can leave your luggages in the hotel and visit some historical houses such as Boroojerdi House and walk in old Town and visit the remained places in Kashan if you have enough time to your flight. At night you will go directly to IKA Airport and back home. We wish you come back again to our country.

2 Persons 3 - 6 Persons 7 - 10 Persons 11 - 14 Persons 15 - 20 Persons Request
3* Hotels $1190 $950 $610 $580 $530 Request Book
4* Hotels $1500 $1240 $850 $810 $710 Request Book
5* Hotels $1950 $1600 $1100 $1040 $930 Request Book
  • The rates are for Each person in a Double room.
  • The validity of rates is until End of October 2020.
  • The hotels chosen are the best ones in their categories and will be changed according your interests.
  • The itinerary can be changed depending on your flight schedule.
  • Friday is weekend in Iran and the bazaar is closed.
  • Jewels Museum in Tehran is open on Saturdays, Sundays, Mondays, Tuesdays from 14:00 - 16:00 o’clock.
INCLUDED
  • Hotels accommodations for 7 Nights including breakfast and wifi.
  • English Speaking Guide for all days
  • Airport Pickup
  • Insurance Fee
  • Visa obtaining
  • Transportation
  • Entrance fees of sites
EXCLUDED
  • International Flight
  • Lunch and Dinner
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Comment
Sara Morphie: As an Australian tourist who came to Iran for the first time,this tour was amazing.All the attractions were adorable and I felt I was in the past time.Our leader was so knowledgeable and helped us a lot during the trip.Tnx again Iranista team for providing this amazing trip.The people of Iran are very very friendly and I love them .I want to come back again to Iran in next year.
07:18 13 February,2020 Sara Morphie
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