08 Days Iran Classical Tour Shiraz - Tehran - Isfahan” has been planned as a two-week tour to suit everyone who would like to learn about Iranian culture, history and architecture in a couple of weeks. You will also travel to the most famous cities that have played key roles in the formation of Iran’s history and culture. During this period, you will explore the wealth of Iranian ancient civilization and today.
- Visa (invitation letter)
- 7 Nights Accommodation in 4* hotel on TWIN sharing basis B/B + all taxes
- A/C comfortable coach with professional driver per itinerary for all transfers and transportation
- 2 pax Peugeot
- 3-6 pax minivan 10 seats
- 7-9 pax minibus 15 seats
- English speaking cultural guide
- Entrance fees for all mentioned monuments
- Portage at hotels
- Fee for issuing Visa ( at Iran embassy or airport if needed )
- International air tickets
- Tip of the guide and driver
- Any Meals not mentioned
- Any personal expenses & services not included in the above itinerary
Day 1: Shiraz (No Meals)
Arrival Shiraz airport, meet and assist transfer to hotel, check in, Overnight in Shiraz
Day 2: Shiraz (B)
Half-day tour to visit Narenjestan Palace, Nasirol Molik Mosque and Eram Gardens. Overnight Shiraz.
Day 3: Shiraz/Persepolis (B)
Excursion to the wind swept ruins of Persepolis & Naghsh-e-Rostam, the tomb of the three powerful Achaemenian Kings carved into huge rocks. After lunch drive back to Shiraz. Visit the tomb of the Persian mystic poet Hafez. Overnight Shiraz.
Day 4: Shiraz/Isfahan (B)
Early morning drive to Isfahan. After lunch tour of Isfahan’s Royal square with its magnificent buildings; some of the greatest examples of Islamic architecture, including the Royal (Imam) Square, the Shah & Sheikh Lotf-Allah Mosques & Ali-Qapu Palace. On to the Bazaar spanning 5 kilometers. Overnight Isfahan
Day 5: Isfahan (B)
Full day tour of Isfahan. Visit Chehel Sotun (Forty Columns) and Hasht Behesht (Eighth Heaven) Palaces. On to Jolfa, Armenian quarters of the city, to see Vank Cathedral & the Shaking Minarets. In the evening visit a Zoorkhaneh (House of Strength) to watch this traditional Iranian sport; a combination of physical and spiritual aerobics, with participants chanting to the powerful drums of their master. Evening visit to the beautiful Si-o-Se & Khaju bridges. Overnight Isfahan.
Day 6: Isfahan/Tehran (B)
Free time to shop or explore the city. Afternoon drive to Tehran. Overnight Tehran.
Day 7: Tehran (B)
Tehran visit Sa’ad-abad Palace complex, one of the royal family and court’s former residences. Lunch at a traditional tea house. On to either the Crown Jewels or the Carpet & Archaeological museums. Overnight Tehran.
Day 8: Tehran (B)
Transfer to Tehran airport for your final departure
All Accommodations listed below are ones which we frequently use on this tour. We reserve the right to substitute these hotels to ones of a similar standard when necessary.
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||Royal Shiraz Hotel 4 *
||Pirozi Hotel Isfahan 4 *
||Pirozi Hotel Isfahan 4 *
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