Shiraz, Isfahan and Kashan are the three important historical and cultural cities of Iran.
The main historical monuments are located inside these cities or in their surroundings.
Is a short trip which provides an opportunity for you to visit the high lights of Iran in 8 days.
On your early morning arrival at Tehran airport, you will be met by our representative carrying a card with our logo (transfer information) who will transfer you to your hotel. You will have time to rest and relax before our morning tour of Tehran commences.
A modern metropolis prides itself in having unique museums with immense and unrivalled collections and artefacts dating from the earliest onset of history to the present era.
Our late morning tour begins with a trip to the Archaeological Museum, one of the rare places in the world where we have the special opportunity to visit and experience the “evolution of mankind” through the marvellous display of historical remains. Lunch will be in an exquisite traditional Iranian restaurant.
Afterwards, we will visit a world of jewels in the priceless Crown Jewels Museum one of which includes one of the two greatest diamonds, Darya-e-Noor (sea of light).
At the end of the day, we will get a chance to see a variety of Persian hand-woven carpets and rugs in the Carpet Museum. Stay overnight in Tehran.
Attention: The priority in sightseeing might change due to the time of your arrival, preference of your guide and also official and unofficial holidays of some museums.
A morning visit to Sa’ad Abad Complex. This palace dates back to the Pahlavi dynasty (20th century).
Our Tehran excursion will end at the Ceramic Museum. Then we will have a tasty Iranian lunch in a traditional restaurant.
Afterwards, we will transfer to the airport to fly to Shiraz. Stay overnight in Shiraz.
Shiraz is the centre of Persian culture and above all, it is the city of roses and nightingales, gardens and poetry.
The excursion starts with the glorious Karim Khan palace, the splendid Vakil mosque, Vakil Bazaar and Saray-e-moshir with its splendid architecture and interesting ethnic souvenir shops, and the Nasir Almolk mosque.
Next, we will have an Iranian lunch at one of the traditional restaurants of Shiraz.
This gorgeous city is the home to famous poets such as Hafez and Sa’adi.
Is one of the great poets who impressed everyone with his mastery. His poems give us a special feeling and the peace in his tomb is really atmospheric.
Is a, philosopher and mystic poet. About seven previous centuries he travelled to different countries and cities. Then he collected all his experiences in verse and rhyme prose in two books named Boustan and Golestan.
These two books give you lots of inspiration and information. We will
visit their tombs .
In the evening, we will visit Ali-Ebn-e-Hamzeh mausoleum. After that, Jahan Nama Garden. Finally we will visit the Delgosha Garden and Khajoy-e-Kermani tomb from where the perspective of the mysterious city of Shiraz will remain in our mind.
Stay overnight in Shiraz.
Our visit for today is Persepolis. Founded by Darius I in 518 B.C., Persepolis was the capital of the Achaemenid Empire.
It seems that Darius planned this impressive complex of palaces not only as the seat of the king but also, and primarily, as a showplace and a spectacular center for the receptions and festivals of the Achaemenid kings and their empire such as Nowroz, (New Year, March 21st)
Next is Necropolis. Opposite the mountain of Rahmat, ten minutes to the west of Persepolis, proudly stands the Necropolis, the magnificent burial place of Achaemenid kings. The site also provides seven bas-reliefs dating back to Elamite and Sassanid periods. Then drive toward Isfahan and stay overnight.
Isfahan is the pearl of traditional Islamic archaeology. Isfahan. Because of its glories it has been entitled “Half the World”.
Our full day tour includes the famed Imam Square (Naqsh-e-Jahan), a huge square second in the world to Beijing’s Tiananmen Square.
Sheikh Lotfollah and Imam Mosques, Aliqapu Palace, Chehel Sutoon and Hasht Behesht Palaces, and also visit one of the most famous bazaars in Iran. Stay overnight in Isfaha
Isfahan’s Jame’ mosque displays several centuries of historical Islamic evolution. This mosque is a gallery of Islamic architecture in which the progress of architecture from the outset of Islam through to recent times is evident.
Then we will visit Vank Church which is one of the most beautiful Armenian churches in the world. Our day will conclude with a visit to Monar Jomban, the tomb of a Sufi with its shaking minarets and some historical bridges. Evening is free at leisure.
On the way to Kashan. we will visit the UNESCO villagers who speak, live and dress in the original Persian style.
Next, drive to Kashan and visit Tabatabaeiha and Borojerdiha houses in Kashan and some other historical places.
Today visit Qom (if it is possible) before being transferred to the airport, Depart Iran the land of warmth and hospitality with fond memories.
no 18, 1st floor, Hadi shopping center, Serah Bargh, Ghasro-Dasht Ave, Shiraz. Iran