PARSA GASHT RAGA MIXED 14 NIGHTS/15 DAYS IRAN TOURS
DAY 01: TEHRAN
Arrival to Tehran, meet & assist, airport transfer to the hotel. Afternoon panoramic sightseeing.
Overnight stay at the hotel.
DAY 02: TEHRAN
Full day sightseeing of Tehran, including visiting “National Museum”, “Golestan Palace” (UNESCO world heritage), Grand Bazar, and the “Jewelery National Museum”.
Overnight stay at theLaleh/Espinas/Azadi/Esteghlal hotel.
DAY 03: SHIRAZ
Arrival to Shiraz, meet & assist at the Shiraz airport, transfer to the hotel. Full day sightseeing in Shiraz, visiting “Nasirolmolk mosque”, “Narenjestan-e-Ghavam”(UNESCO world heritage), “Arg-e Karimkhani”(Karimkhan-e Zand castle), “Grand bazar”, “Shah-e Cheragh” mausoleum, “Hafezieh” and “Sa’adieh” two greatest Iranian poets mausoleums.
Overnight stay at the hotel Pars/Chamran.
DAY 04: SHIRAZ
Heading toMarvdasht, visiting “Pasargad”(UNESCO world heritage) Complex, the tomb of “Great Cyrus”, most known Achemenid emperor as the first writer of Human Rights Statement.”Perspolis”(UNESCO world heritage), a complex of palaces and temples of Achemenid dating 518 B.C, “Naghsh-e Rostam”, the tombs of Achaemenid and Sassanid emperors. And “Naghsh-e Rajab” inscriptions. Transfer to the hotel.
Overnight stay at the hotel.
DAY 05: SHIRAZ-KERMAND
Departure to Kerman, on the way visiting “Sarvestan Palace”, a Sassanian palace (4th A.D.), “Jameh mosque” of Neyriz town.
Overnight stay at the hotel Pars Kerman.
DAY 06: KERMAN/ BAM/ MAHAN/ KERMAN
A full day excursion to visit, the splendid dome over the “Shah Nematollah-e Vali tomb”, the mausoleum of a well-known Sufi mendicant, in the city of Mahan. As one of the most spectacular images of eastern Iran, “Bagh-e Shazdeh”(UNESCO world heritage) should be visited by any of the foreign tourists.
The demise of Bam has been the rebirth of the “Arg-e Bam”, an ancient adobe of 6 sq. km site of the mud-brick made structure which is the largest one in the whole world located in the city of Bam.
Return to Kerman and visiting, “Gonbad-e Jabaliyeh”, one of the mysteries about its formal original function.
Overnight stay in Kerman.
DAY 07: KERMAN/YAZD
Visiting Kerman will be finished by looking around “Jame mosque”, the splendid “Ganj-Ali-Khan Bath”, the Wax Museum, and short trip to “Old Bazar”to consider some shopping for your collection of colorful souveniers.
On the way to Yazd in the afternoon and just before reach the city, an old Caravan Serai named “ZeinoddinCarvanSerai”, located somewhere between “Dasht-e Kavir” and “Kavir-e Lut”, will be visited.
Overnight stay at the Safaei-yehotel in Yazd.
DAY 08: YAZD
“Friday Mosque” ,the city’s most important Islamic Landmark, and one of the most beautiful in Iran, ”Amir Chakhmagh Square ”, “Alexander’s prison”, an octagonal mausoleum(11th A.D), “Maghbareh-ye Davazdah Imam”, “ Traditional Bazar”, “Atashkadeh”(Fire Temple) with a lit of fire for 1500 years in a row, “Zoroastrian Towers of Silence” used for Zoroastrian’s funerals. And at last, “Doulat Abad Garden” with its traditional ventilation shaft (wind tower).
Overnight stay in Yazd.
DAY 09: YAZD/ NAIIN/ISFAHAN
Visiting the ancient city of Naiin, the city famous for its carpets and the 10th century “Jameh Mosque” on the way of Driving toward Isfahan, one of the most vibrant trade centers, and the most known city of Iran between foreigner tourists all around the globe.
Overnight stay in the Kowsar (5*)/ the TraditionaAtigh (3*) hotel in Isfahan.
DAY 10: ISFAHAN
Visiting Isfahan will begin by visiting “Madreseh-ye ChaharBagh”, built by Shah Sultan Hossein, the last Safavid dynasty king. “HashtBehesht Palace”(UNESCO world heritage), a charming garden palace, will be the next destination. In turn, “Armenian Vank Church” and “Friday Mosque” will be the next glorious places to visit. This day will be finished by visiting famous old bridges over “ZayandehRoud”(river), called, ”si-yoseh Pol” and “pol-e Khajoo”, as well as walking by the river bank to take some exciting pictures with friendly local folks.
Overnight stay at hotel in Isfahan.
DAY 11: ISFAHAN
Starting the day by visiting “Naghsheh Jahan Square and its related structures”(UNESCO world heritage), built in 17th century, was the largest square at its era.Around the Square, there are three buildings, “Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque”, with its proportioned and decorated by blue tiles, ”Masjid-e Imam”, the most stunning building in Iran. And then, “Emarat-e Ali Ghapou”(Palace). “ChehelSotoon Palace” is the next destination, which is the most impressive pavilion and gardens in our country, built by Shah Abbas-e Safavid. And finally this day tour will be finished by visiting the Old Bazar of Isfahan.
Overnight stay in Isfahan.
DAY 12: ISFAHAN/ KASHAN
On our drive to Tehran we will visit, the attractive oasis town of Kashan. There are a lot of ancient and traditional private residences as “Tabatabaei’s House” and “Khane-ye Boroujerdi-ha” which are now changed to charming museums, with lovely courtyards. The famous “Fin Garden and its Baths complex”. “Agha Bozorg Mosque” for its lovely portals and minarets.
Overnight stay at Khan-e Ameriha traditional hotel(5*)/ Mahinestan-e Raheb Traditional hotel(5*)
DAY 13: KASHAN/ TEHRAN
Beautiful and good weather towns near Kashan are among those areas which are pleasant to take time to visit and enjoy the time. “Ghamsar” or “Niyasar” is among those destinations. In the afternoon our trip will be finished in Tehran again and after the overnight stay at the hotel in Tehran the last day of our tour will be start next morning.
DAY 14: TEHRAN
Our culminating tour of Tehran begins with the impressive Glass & Ceramic Museum, continues in the Sa’dabad Complex, and the world renowned Carpet Museum, “Reza Abbasid’s Museum”, visiting Grand Bazar to buy some souvenirs and have a traditional dinner in one of the best traditional local restaurants finishes our 15 days tour.
DAY 15: TEHRAN
Transfer to Imam Khomeini Airport, to fly back home with our best wishes.