Iran- Ancient Persia locates at the intersection of past, present, and future. 7000-year history makes Iran one of the most fascinating cultures on earth. in addition to culture and warm hospitality, you can also experience magnificent Islamic architecture. your tour begins with the breathtaking Isfahan and ends in the flowered city of Shiraz. highlights include the great Shah Mosque, the Friday mosque, the Armenian cathedral in Isfahan, the towers of silence at Yazd, the ancient Persian glory in Persepolis, the mausoleum of the poet Hafez and the beautiful Nasir Mosque in Shiraz. A very exotic, diverse, exciting, and special travel experience.
2 nights in Isfahan- 2 nights in Yazd – 2 nights in Shiraz
Isfahan: Discover the best collection of Persian architecture, beautiful landscapes, and sceneries. You can enjoy a horse ride in Naqshe-Jahan Square, the central tourist spot in Isfahan, wonder at the magnificent mosques, and walk along the Zayanderud river, the heartbeat of Isfahan.
Yazd: Find a collection of finest Persian mud-houses throughout the historic alleys of Yazd, and feel the fresh air while visiting different sites in this city such as Towers of silence, fire temple, and Amir-Chakhmaq complex.
Persepolis: A legendary city with two important UNESCO World Heritage sites, Feel the power of the Ancient Persian Empire in Persepolis’s unique and breathtaking ruins.
Pasargadae: A different visit from all you have seen before. You can feel the power of the great ancient kingdom in Persian land while you are visiting the tomb of Cyrus the Great, in a lush and inspiring view of the area.
Shiraz: Get mesmerized by the lavish Eram garden with its aromatic myrtles and orange-scented Narenjestan in your city tour to beautiful Shiraz.
Arrival & departure airport transfers from/to the Hotel
Official guide for the required Language
All the transportations with an exclusive car equipped with air conditioning
Entrances Fees are based on the itinerary
12 nights accommodation in 4* Hotels and traditional Houses including Breakfast
12 meals with non-alcoholic Drinks
Everything not mentioned in “inclusions”
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Based on the Itinerary
Payments will be deposited to the Oriente Viaje account In Madrid | 25% at the Booking time | And the rest 45 days before the trip
In this case, you need an Int. flight, prices vary, due to the currency exchange rate
Cancellation charges will be as follows:
Up to 60-45 days prior to the service date and receive a 100% refund
45 to 30 days before departure – 15% of tour cost*
29-10 days before departure – 35% of tour cost*
9 or fewer days before departure – Deposits are non-refundable
DAY 1: ARRIVAL IN ISFAHAN
Depart … International airport on …. Airlines flight at …. .O/N in Isfahan.
DAY 2: ISFAHAN SIGHTSEEING
This day is devoted to the exploration of the most glorious city of Iran, Isfahan. Following breakfast, your guide leads you on a fascinating sightseeing tour around the most brilliant attractions of historical sites. Immerse in Isfahan’s sophisticated charms and discover the UNESCO heritage-listed Naghsh-e Jahan Square, the world’s second-largest one with four amazing landmarks on four sides, Imam Mosque, the exquisite Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque, Ali Qapu Palace, and Isfahan Bazaar. Thereafter, you can head out to wander around the Zayandeh River Bridges (Si-o-Se Pol and Khaju Bridges) which are the favorite meeting location for the locals. After the excursion in this city, you will return to your hotel to take the rest of the day free. O/N in Isfahan.
Day 3: ISFAHAN SIGHTSEEING
After breakfast, you meet your tour guide at the hotel lobby and go on a guided city tour of the magnificent Isfahan located in the lush plain of the Zayande Rud River. This beautiful city was the 17th-century capital of the Safavid Dynasty. Upon Arrival in Isfahan, you start your exploration of Chehel Sotoun Palace, this graceful pavilion that Shah Abbas II built for court receptions. After a short break for tea and some sweets in one of the most beautiful traditional teahouses, you take a relaxing walk through the Isfahan Bazaar and explore elaborate traditional Persian handicrafts, artworks and lovely souvenirs of the city. O/N in Isfahan.
DAY 4: ISFAHAN – YAZD (330 KM)
We start the day early and head out from Isfahan on a four-hour drive east to the desert city of Yazd. Stopping off at the fascinating ancient city of Naein along the way. This city also offers a number of fascinating sites to visit including its ancient mosque and the old town. Then continue your trip to Yazd, one of the most alluring cities in Persia. The ancient desert city of Yazd is well-known for its unique desert architecture and wind towers, regarded by UNESCO as one of the ancient towns on Earth, perfectly adapted to the harsh weather conditions of the surrounding desert. The Zoroastrian religion also survives in here where you visit the temple of Eternal Fire; Afterward, you set out for the old Tower of Silence on the edge of the city, where in the past centuries Zoroastrians left the dead bodies to decompose and later be devoured by vultures. In Amir Chakhmaq Complex, you admire a very impressive square and portal for Shia commemoration ceremonies. Then in the old historical Fahadan District, you have the chance to wander through the labyrinthine alleys of the old town and visit the Friday Mosque, a 15th-century mosque with the tallest minarets in Persia. After meeting the tour highlights, you will spend your overnight at Yazd
DAY 5: YAZD – SHIRAZ (440 Km)
You will leave the Yazd behind and drive to Shiraz, This memorable day takes you to one of the oldest Persian highlights; Pasargadae was once the capital city of the Achaemenid Empire, and Cyrus, the Great King of the Achaemenes, built this palatial complex in the sixth century BC.
DAY 6: SHIRAZ SIGHTSEEING (100 Km)
This memorable day takes you first to three wonderful Persian highlights. Your guide will lead you through 2500 years of Persian history Persepolis which was once the ceremonial capital of the Achaemenid Empire. Darius the Great founded this palatial complex in the 6th century BC. You can Pass through all palaces there in Persepolis and immerse yourself in millennia of history and the tunnel of time. Proceed to Naghshe Rostam, the ancient Achaemenid necropolis and Sassanian rock relief. Then, you move to Shiraz, this most elegant city, and visit the Quran Gate. Next is the visit to the Tomb of the Persian mystic poet Hafez with its beautiful gardens. Thereafter, you will have time to explore and shop in the bustling Vakil Bazaar. The afternoon continues with discovering the colorfully decorated Nasir-ol-Molk Mosque (the Pink Mosque), where sunlight streams through its extensive colored glasses and windows. Time permitting; the rest of the afternoon a visit to Hamzeh shrine, a revered Shia shrine noted for the glittering mirrorwork adorning its central dome. After admiring the landmarks of Shiraz, you will be transferred to the airport for your return flights home.
DAY 7: DEPART FOR HOME
After one final breakfast at the hotel, you will be met for your private transfer to the airport and your flight home.
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