- Duration: 11 Days (approx.)
- Product code: APOCHI-11D
Day 1: Arrival in TehranWe kindly congratulate you upon your delicate choice! Right on your arrival, we will pick you up at IKA International Airport and transfer you to the hotel. A full day Sightseeing in Tehran including: We will enjoy ourselves while visiting Golestan Palace (WHS) one of the oldest of the historic monuments in the city of Tehran. The glory and perfection in design of this building will surpass all your expectations of beauty. It consists of gardens, royal buildings, and collections of Iranian crafts and European presents from the 18th and 19th centuries. Next we visit National Museum of Iran which holds an incredibly wide range of pre-Islamic as well as post-Islamic remaining works including pottery vessels, metal objects, textile remains, and some rare books and coins. Make sure not to miss Treasury of National Jewels Museum. Here is the most dazzling collection of gemstones and jewelry known in the world; the most spectacular objects have been placed on public display and form one of the country's principal tourist attractions, then we will visit Azadi Tower.
Day 2: Tehran - Kish (1H 30 min Flight)We will start our day by visiting Saad Abbad Palace is a great way to become more familiar with various historical, cultural and artistic aspects of Iran. At the foot of the Alborz ranges, north of Tehran, lays Sa’ad Abad Palace. The glorious structure was first erected as summer residence of Qajar kings and now is turned into a majestic museum to represent the finest works of art from Iranian and non-Iranian artists to a large number of visitors, then we will visit Tajrish Bazaar one of the oldest areas of Tehran. This center of commerce is decorated with well-designed arches. The bazaar has many passage ways leading to different sections where you can purchase a variety of goods and products.in the next we will transfer to Airport to have flight to Kish.
Day 3: Kish
Today in Kish Island we will visit Kariz Underground City, after that we will move to Marjan Coast. And have free time for leisure. In the evening we will have visit of Greek Ship with amazing sunset view, after that we will move to Marjan Coast.
Day 4: Kish - Qeshm
After breakfast we will move to BandarAbbas for going to Qeshm Island. After arrival we will transfer to hotel for rest. Then we will have an excursion to Hormoz Island that has many attractions. It has many colorful mountains- colored earth, multicolored stones and some salt cave. Beauty of nature, kindness of indigenous people who live in the Island can be a reason for tourists to make this their vacation spot during the winter. The climate in this Island is extremely favorable in the months during late autumn and winter, and then
Day 5: Qeshm - Shiraz (1H 10min Flight)
Day 6: ShirazAfter breakfast, we will visit Eram Garden (UNESCO sight) The abundance 100 kind of beautiful flowers, refreshing air, aromatic myrtles and towering cypress trees, including a tree dating back to 3,000 years (Sarv-e naz) have made Eram Garden a major tourist destination, especially during the spring and summer, the next is Orange garden Narenjestan-e - Qavam the Narenjestan is composed as a walled rectangular garden with a pavilion at its northernmost edge. This pavilion is the biruni of a larger residential complex, with the function of receiving guests and serving as a place reception and celebration, then we will Slip into the role of Shah's wife Farah Diba and relax in the Afif Abad Garden next to the imperial summer residency, or you can be use a trip to the palace ruins of Firozabad, after that we will have a visit of Saadi Tomb and Hafez Tomb, two of the most prominent poets of Iran in the afternoon we will move for visiting Ali Ebn-e Hamze shrine, the Highlights include the eye-catching bulbous Shirazi dome, dazzling Venetian mirror work, stained-glass windows and an intricate, ancient wooden door.
Day 7: Shiraz
Today will visit Nasir-ol-Molk Mosque, a master piece of innovation and creation. Sun rays will paint the floor and the columns with various and vibrant colors by passing through the colorful window glasses, after that driving to the history of ancient Persia by visiting Persepolis (WHS), a complex accommodating a cluster of palaces. Afterwards we will visit Naghsh-e Rostam which is an ancient Necropolis, a large ancient cemetery with elaborate tomb monuments. Here you can see a group of ancient Iranian rock reliefs cut into the cliff, from Sassanid periods.
Day 8: Shiraz - Isfahan
Get ready to visit half of the world; Isfahan was once the capital of Persia and one of the largest cities in the world. In the morning we drive to Isfahan and visit Jame-Mosque (WHS). This is one of the oldest mosque still standing in Iran claiming its place as a masterpiece in Persian architecture for its structural clarity and geometric balance. The mosque is renewed for reflection classic art in a traditional and Islamic structure. We then should not miss Vank Cathedral which is one of the most celebrated examples of the colorful architecture to mirror Christians’ religious and spiritual concept. Afterward, we walk on the historical bridges of Si-o-se pol and Khajoo.
Day 9: Isfahan
We begin our day through Isfahan by visiting Chehel-Sotun Palace. This architectural masterpiece is a pavilion in the midst of a park at the far end of a long pool which is a typical design of all Persian Gardens. We will continue our tour to Meidane Emam (Naghsh-e-Jahan) (WHS) Square which is an oblong-shaped square built in Safavid era. The square with its lively atmosphere has always been a perennial tourist attraction; it is bordered on all sides by aesthetically remarkable monumental buildings linked by a series of two-storied arcades of shops. The monuments surrounding the square are named Shah Mosque, The Pavilion of Ali-Qapu Palace, Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque, we visit Imam Mosque situated on the south side of the Shah square. The mosque was built during Safavid period by the order of the first Shah Abbas of Persia. And last but not least Isfahan Grand Bazaar.
Day 10: Isfahan - KashanToday we drive to Kashan, on the way visit Abyaneh and in Kashan we visit Fin Garden (WHS) a lush garden renowned as being the very epitome of the Persian garden. In the garden you can enjoy a delightful atmosphere as water from a natural spring flows through a series of turquoise-colored pools and fountains. Then we will visit visit Toy museum and Tabatabaei Traditional House, where is a perfect place to gain an insight as to how great taste of art and exquisite workmanship can come together to build a splendid house about 2 centuries ago.
Day 11: Kashan - IKA airport (244 Km Drive)Today is the last day you are in Iran, There are no activities planned for the final day and you are free to depart at any time.
- Accommodation in 4* Hotels BB Base
- Accompany Professional English speaking guide for the whole trip
- All excursions & transfers by the modern vehicle with an experienced driver
- Entrances fee according to the itinerary
- Domestic flight (Tehran-Kish, Qeshm-Shiraz)
- Refreshment between way
- Invitation Letter & Visa Fee
- International Flights
- Travel insurance
- Extra Services That Not Included In Above
- Tips to guide and driver
- Cancellation more than 30 days is fully refundable
- Cancellation within 15 to 30 days in advance is 50% refundable
- Cancellation less than 15 days is non-refundable