Iran tour: Tehran, Shiraz, Isfahan, Yazd (itinerary, info)

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    Zoroastrian fire temple in Yazd

Iran Golden Deserts Land Tour

Travel ID: CT/08

Embark on a remarkable adventure through the heart of Iran, a land steeped in history, vibrant culture, and architectural wonders. This unique tour will take you to Tehran, Shiraz, Yazd, and Isfahan, where you’ll discover the treasures of ancient civilizations, immerse yourself in the spiritual ambiance of mosques and shrines, wander through bustling bazaars, and explore magnificent gardens and palaces. Let’s delve into the enchanting highlights of this captivating journey.

Tehran: A Glimpse of Iran’s Capital

Begin your exploration in Tehran, the dynamic capital city of Iran. Dive into history at the Archeological Museum, where an extraordinary collection of artifacts awaits, unveiling the rich tapestry of Iran’s past. From there, step into the opulent Golestan Palace, a true gem of Persian architecture, adorned with dazzling tilework and intricate designs. The vibrant Grand Bazaar awaits, inviting you to indulge in its maze of shops, where you can find everything from spices to Persian carpets, and experience the vibrant atmosphere of Iranian trade.

Shiraz: Poets, Gardens, and Ancient Splendor

Next, journey to Shiraz, a city known as the cultural heart of Iran. Admire the Nasir-ol-Molk Mosque, often referred to as the Pink Mosque, with its mesmerizing stained glass windows that cast a kaleidoscope of colors upon the prayer hall. Explore the serene Eram Garden, a UNESCO World Heritage site, where lush greenery and beautiful pavilions provide a tranquil retreat. The Vakil Bazaar beckons with its bustling alleys and vibrant stalls, offering a glimpse into the local way of life. Discover the Tomb of Hafez, paying homage to the renowned Persian poet, and be captivated by the spiritual ambiance of the Ali Ebn-e Hamze holy shrine.
Persepolis, Naqsh-e Rostam, and Pasargadae: Traces of Ancient Empires
Continue your journey back in time as you venture to Persepolis, the grand capital of the Achaemenid Empire. Marvel at the colossal ruins and intricate reliefs that speak volumes about the empire’s magnificence. Nearby, the Naqsh-e Rostam necropolis reveals royal tombs carved into towering cliffs, offering a profound insight into ancient Persian civilization. Complete this historical chapter with a visit to Pasargadae, where the tomb of Cyrus the Great, the founder of the Persian Empire, stands as a testament to a bygone era.

Yazd: Desert Charm and Zoroastrian Heritage

Travel to the ancient city of Yazd, nestled amidst the desert landscape. The Amir Chakhmagh Complex welcomes you with its majestic square, mosque, and bathhouse, providing a glimpse into the city’s architectural grandeur. Explore the Tower of Silence, a haunting testament to the Zoroastrian funeral practices, and the Fire Temple, where a sacred flame has burned for centuries. Lose yourself in the labyrinthine Fahadan old quarter, with its windcatchers, adobe buildings, and a unique atmosphere that reflects the city’s desert charm.

Isfahan: The Jewel of Persia

Arrive in Isfahan, the crown jewel of Iran’s architectural wonders. Begin your adventure at Naghsh e Jahan Square, a UNESCO World Heritage site and one of the world’s largest squares. Be awestruck by the intricate tilework of the Sheikh Lotfollah and Imam mosques, and ascend the Ali-qapu Palace for panoramic views of the city. Lose yourself in the labyrinth of the Isfahan Bazaar, where the scent of spices and the allure of Persian handicrafts captivate the senses. The Chehel Sotun Palace mesmerizes with its mirrored halls and picturesque gardens. Explore the iconic bridges spanning the Zayandeh River and end your journey with a visit to the exquisite Vank Cathedral, showcasing the vibrant Armenian heritage of Isfahan.

Kashan: Elegance and Tranquility

On your way back to Tehran, stop in Kashan and experience its serene elegance. Step into the Tabatabaei historical house, adorned with beautiful frescoes and intricate designs, and immerse yourself in the captivating atmosphere. Conclude your journey at the Fin Garden, a masterpiece of Persian gardens, where lush greenery, water features, and graceful pavilions create a haven of tranquility.


As your Iran tour comes to an end, you’ll carry with you memories of extraordinary architectural wonders, captivating history, and warm hospitality. From Tehran’s vibrant metropolis to Shiraz’s poetic charm, Yazd’s desert allure, and Isfahan’s architectural brilliance, each destination offers a unique glimpse into the timeless beauty of Iran. This journey is a testament to the country’s rich heritage and cultural splendor, inviting you to explore its treasures and embrace the hospitality of its people.

Iran Tour Itinerary Duration

08 Days & 07 Nights


Bed & Breakfast

  • Airplane
    DAY 01 ARRIVAL Tehran
    Arrival at the airport and continue to hotel.

    • Visits:
    • ACC: Hotel in Tehran
    • Meal: Breakfast
    • Distance: 47.5 KM
    • Time: 42 Min

  • azadi tower
    DAY 02 Exploring the capital

    After breakfast, do some visits , then transfer to Mehrabad airport and fly to Shiraz.

    • Visits: The Archeological Museum, Golestan Palace ,Grand Bazaar, Carpet or Jewelry museum (Time permits)
    • ACC: Hotel in Shiraz
    • Meal: Breakfast
    • Distance: 925 KM
    • Flight duration: 1 h & 20 min
    • UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE: Golestan palace
  • Nasirolmolk mosque
    DAY 03 City of Spring Orange and Narcissus

    Have breakfast & do a full day city tour.

    • Visits: Nasir-ol- Molk Mosque,Eram Garden,Vakil Bazaar,Tomb of Hafez , Ali Ebn-e Hamze holy shrine interior mirror-work
    • ACC: Hotel in Shiraz
    • Meal: Breakfast
    • Distance:
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    • UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE: Eram Garden (One of the nine Persian style gardens)
  • Pasargadae
    DAY 04 Discover the ancient capital

    After breakfast , drive towards Yazd via Marvdasht.

    • Visits:  Persepolis , Naqsh-e Rostam necropolis, Pasargadae
    • ACC: Hotel in Yazd
    • Meal: Breakfast
    • Distance: 444 KM
    • Time: 5 hrs & 30 min
    • UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE : Persepolis , Pasargadae
  • Yazd attractions
    DAY 05 The City of windbreaks

    After breakfast, do visits in Yazd , then drive to Isfahan.

    • Visits:  Amir Chakhmagh Complex from outside, Tower of Silence ,Fire Temple , Fahadan old quarter , Kabir mosque
    • ACC: Hotel in Isfahan
    • Meal: Breakfast
    • Distance: 328 KM
    • Time: 4 hrs & 25 min
    • UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE: The old landscape of Yazd
  • isfahan
    DAY 06 Half of the world

    Have breakfast and do a full day exploration .

    • Visits: Naghsh e Jahan square,Imam & Sheikh Lotfollah Mosques, Ali-qapu Palace, Bazaar ,Chehel Sotun Palace, Iconic bridges
    • ACC: Hotel in Isfahan
    • Meal: Breakfast
    • Distance:
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    • UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE: Naghsh e Jahan Square ,Chehel Sotun Palace
  • Vank Cathedral
    DAY 07 towards IKA airport

    After breakfast, do rest of visits , then drive towards IKA via Kashan.

    • Visits: The Vank Cathedral, Friday mosque,Tabatabaei historical house & Fin Garden of Kashan
    • ACC: Ibis or Novotel Hotel
    • Meal: Breakfast
    • Distance:402 KM
    • Time: 4 hrs & 15 min
    • UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE: Fin Garden (One of the nine Persian style gardens), Friday mosque of Isfahan
  • airport iran
    DAY 08 Departure
    Day 08
    Transfer to the output terminal of IKA for departure flight.
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Iran tour: Tehran, Shiraz, Isfahan, Yazd


  • National Museum
  • Golestan Place
  • Persepolis
  • Naghshe Rostam necropolis
  • Hafez tomb
  • Ali ebn e Hamze Holy shrine
  •  Eram Garden
  • Pasargadae
  • Zoroastrian tower of silence
  • Amir- Chakhmagh Complex
  • Naghsh-e – Jahan sq.
  • Bazaar
  • Ali-qapu Palace
  • Chehel Sotoun palace
  • Christian Vank cathedral
  • Fin garden
  • Tabatabaee houses
  • Accommodation in the hotels based on breakfast service
  • All land transportation according the itinerary
  • Tour guide
  • Entrance fees according to the mentioned sites
  • Visa support to get the reference code
  • Tip and portages in the hotels