IRAN-Turkey 10 Day / 9 Night Code: GC12

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

You will enter Iran via Bazargan border (Iran - Turkey border) , drive 3 hours to Tabriz and  start visiting Tabriz and then you will visit the most beautiful and famous sightseeing of Tehran, Shiraz, Isfahan, and Zanjan , finally return to Bazargan border for your departure.

 

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IRAN-Turkey 10 Day / 9 Night Code: GC12

Day 1: Transfer from Bazargan border to Tabriz
You will arrive at Bazargan border (Iran-Turkey border). Drive 3 hours to Tabriz; en route enjoy the landmarks with shady roads, parks and lakes. Lunch will be at a traditional restaurant. If transfer gets less time we will visit Tabriz Bazaar, the most famous bazaar in Iran. O/N Tabriz.
 

Day 2: Tabriz -Tehran
Tabriz, once the capital of Armenia was reputed as a center of Oriental culture. After breakfast we will visit 13th century blue mosque, Friday mosque and El Goli, a pleasant hillside garden around an artificial lake.  Evening transfer to airport and fly to Tehran. O/N Tehran.

Day 3: Tehran-Shiraz
After breakfast we will visit Iran National museum with artifacts indicating Iran 7000 year civilization, Royal jewelry museum, (its treasury is the richest and the most dazzling collection of jewels in the world) and Sad Abad palace. Evening fly to Shiraz, O/N Shiraz.

Day 4 : Shiraz
We will visit  Eram and Naranjestan gardens, Zand Complex ( lofty citadel, Vakil mosque, the traditional Bazaar) , Nasir-ol-Molk mosques,  the 2 poets’ mausoleums Hafez & Sadi  and the most astonishing  mirror decoration of Aliebnehamze holy shrine. O/N Shiraz.
 

 

Day 5: Shiraz- Persepolis- Necropol-Shiraz-Isfahan
After Breakfast drive to Isfahan. en route we will visit Qoran Gate,  Persepolis , the ceremonial capital of Persia in 500 BC  built by hands of free Artists & workers and Necropol which was the Achamenian kings' necropolis, cut out of a mountain where Darius the Great rests in his Tomb and watches us after 7000 years of Iranian history. Return to Shiraz and fly to Isfahan. O/N Isfahan.

* You can visit Yazd or Kerman before going to Isfahan. It makes your tour longer.

Day 6 : Isfahan
In the morning we will visit Imam Square, the jewel of Persian architecture with 4 monuments at  4 sides including  Alighapou Palace, Imam & Sheikh Lutfullah Mosques and Isfahan bazaar with its traditional arcades. In the evening we will visit Si-o-Se Pol (thirty three bridges) and Khajoo bridges over Zayandeh Rud river. O/N Isfahan.

 

Day 7: Isfahan

We will visit Armenian quarter of Jolfa, Vank Cathedral, Friday mosque, Shaking Minarets and Chehel Sotoun known as forty column palace. Evening free at leisure. O/N Isfahan.

 

Day 8: Isfahan-Tehran
After breakfast drive toward Tehran .En route we will visit Fin complex and Agha Bozorg theological school in Kashan, a city known for nice old traditional houses and carpet. Continue toward Tehran. O/N Tehran.

 

Day 9 : Tehran- Zanjan-Tabriz

In the morning leave Tehran toward Tabriz, en route after 3 hours we will visit Soltanie dome, the largest brick dome in the world and the Royal Arg of Soltanie .Continue to Zanjan, After lunch we visit Zolfaghari mansion and Bazaar. Drive to Tabriz. O/N Tabriz.

Day 10: Transfer to Bazargan border
Drive toward Bazargan border in the morning. En route we will visit 1000-year-old Ghara Kelisa (black Church), one of the famous churches in eastern Asia which is the graveyard of Saint Thaddeus and located at the foot of a hill. Black & white stones were applied in its construction. Continue to Bazargan border for departure.

 

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