IRAN IN A GLANCE

TOUR HIGHLIGHTS

3/4 star Hotels B&B, All Domestic flights

All Airport transfers, Transportation with A/C Van, guides

All entrance fees, Nomadic Tour

Tehran: Archeological Museum  Isfahan: Nagsh-e-Jahan square, Alighapou Palace, Imam Mosque, Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque, Bazaar, Chehel Sotoon Palace, Vank Cathedral
Shiraz: Persepolis, Hafez and Sadi mausoleums, Eram Garden , Vakil Bath and Bazaar , Qavam House, Mausoleum of Aliebnehamze.

 

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IRAN Ancient  8 Days / 7 Nights  Code: GA 01

O/v in 3 / 4*Hotels, Visa handling, Guide, Car and Driver, all fees, all domestic flights, Airport transfer.

 

Tehran, Shiraz, Isfahan.

On this short journey you will visit the great culture cities of Iran.

 

Day 01: Arrival -Tehran
Arrival at Tehran airport, transfer to hotel & rest. O/N Tehran.

Day 02: Tehran- Shiraz
After breakfast, we will visit Archaeological &Islamic Art Museum, the finest museum in Iran where you'll view a collection of ancient Persian civilization. In evening, transfer to airport and fly to Shiraz.  O/N Shiraz.

 

Day 03: Shiraz- Bishapoor excursion
Early morning we will go to visit Bishapoor, an ancient city in heart of history, built as the commemoration of Persian Victory in Persian-Roman war. O/N Shiraz.

 

Day 04: Shiraz
We will visit Eram and Narenjestan Gardens, Nisir-ol-Molk mosque ,Khan theological school,  Hafez (or Saadi) mausoleum , Vakil complex and  the most astonishing  mirror decoration of Aliebnehamze Holy Shrine. O/N Shiraz.

Day 05: Shiraz - Persepolis -Necropolis- Shiraz- Isfahan
After breakfast we will visit Qoran gate,  Persepolis (a castle made by free workers not slaves in 500 BC)  & Necropol (tombs of Achamenian kings) , return to Shiraz. PM free at leisure, afterwards fly to Isfahan, O/N Isfahan.

 

Day 06: Isfahan
In the morning we will visit Imam square, the huge open square in down town of Isfahan with four monuments at four sides including Imam mosque covered inside and outside with intricate turquoise tiles, The smaller Sheikh Lotfollah mosque contains some of the best mosaics from 17th century, Ali Ghapoo Palace which was the first skyscraper in Iran and Isfahan bazaar where you can visit the workshop of artists who paint miniature sometimes on bone. In the afternoon, we will visit   Si-o-Se Pol (thirty three) and khajoo bridges over Zayande Rud, relax in one of the traditional tea houses, drink tea and smoke Persian water pipe.
O/N Isfahan.

Day 07: Isfahan
We will visit Armenian quarter of Jolfa, Vank cathedral, Friday mosque, Shaking Minarets and Chehel Sotoun known as forty column palace with its exquisite wall painting. in the afternoon drive to

Tehran. O/N Tehran.*

     

Day 08: Tehran- Departure
Transfer to Tehran Intl. airport for your return flight.

 

* You might like to make the itinerary a bit longer. It's possible to visit   Kashan and Abyaneh while driving toward Tehran from Isfahan. O/N Tehran.

 

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