Cities: Tehran, Shiraz, Isfahan, Kashan
Visiting the best of Iran on this short trip.
Start from Tehran, the modern capital of Persia by covering National Archeological Museum of Iran, UNESCO world heritage site of Golestan Palace, Iran Carpet Museum, UNESCO world heritage sites of Naghshe-e-Jahan, Historical bridges and Armenian Cathedral in Isfahan, the old houses of Kashan in the middle of the silk road, Travel to the legendary city of Persepolis, Beautiful Mosques, Persian Gardens and many others.
Arriving in IKA airport, you are welcomed and assisted by our representative transfer to your hotel to get ready for a week of adventure in the land of Persia.
After breakfast we will go on for visiting Capital of Iran, Tehran. First, we start a walking tour through old Gate of Tehran, visiting The National Archeological Museum, Golestan Palace after lunch we will visit the unique jewelry collection at the National Treasury Museum, then getting familiar with Persian carpet in Carpet museum, for end up our day we will take a rest in the Iranian Artists Forum. Getting ready to transfer to Mehrabad airport and fly to Shiraz.
Day 3 –
First day of the Shiraz city will be start by visiting residential palace of Zand dynasty, “Karimkhani Complex”. We keep visiting the old part of Shiraz continued by Vakil complex comprising of Vakil Mosque, Bazaar and Bathhouse then visiting pink mosque of Nasir-al-Mulk. After lunch walking at one of the marvelous Persian Gardens of Iran, “ Eram Garden “. Next we visit the tomb of famous poet, “ Sa’adi. Sleep overnight in Shiraz.
Day 4 – Isfahan
Cities: Shiraz, Isfahan
This morning we leave Shiraz toward Isfahan, en-route first we will visit the most magnificent city of ancient world, Persepolis. Then ancient Necropolis of Naqsh-e Rustam and Pasargadae where we find the tomb of Cyrus the great and remains of Achaemenian palaces and edifices. Stay overnight at hotel in Isfahan.
We are going to spend two unforgettable days in Isfahan. First we go to the world-famous Naqsh-e Jahan Square with four highlighted sites located around it: Imam Mosque, Sheikh Lotfullah Mosque, Ali Qapu and the Traditional Bazaar. After enjoying our lunchtime near one of the world’s largest squares, we head to Hasht Behesht and Chehel Sotun Palace.
We will start another day in Isfahan to visit Jameh mosque and Vank Cathedral, after lunch heading toward well preserved traditional city of Kashan, but first en-route we will visit red village of Abyaneh. Stay overnight in the adobe antique hotel in Kashan.
We will visit Kashan today by visiting historical houses which are genuine sample of Iranian traditional desert architecture like Boroujerdiha and Tabatabaeiha house. Then keep visiting by Fin garden, one of the beautiful sample of Persian Garden. After visiting Kashan we will end up our travel by transferring you toward IKA airport for departure flight.