- Tour code: IR102
- Tour duration : 9Days
- Meals: B.B(Bed & Breakfast)
Day by day itinerary
|Day||O/N Stay||Visiting attractions||Description|
|1||Tehran|| Sa’dabad Palace
ARRIVAL IN TEHRAN AND HALF DAY CITY TOUR OF TEHRAN
After arrival in Tehran and taking some rest in the hotel we visit the Sa’dabad palace . The house of the Pahlavi family the last ruling dynasty in Iran.After that , we visit the fascinating museum of Carpet. Unique carpets present you the luxury and delicacy of Persian royal households and artistic genius of its people, respectively.
|2||Tehran|| Golestan Palace
FULL DAY CITY TOUR OF TEHRAN
The second day in Tehran starts with visiting Golestan palace, its only world heritage site, it s the most important monument of the city and one of the first buildings constructed in Tehran. Then we visit the most valuable museum in Iran, the Archeological Section of National Museum containing artifacts and objects from prehistory to Islamic era. After that , we pay a visit to Abgine Museum (Glass & Ceramics Museum), a time travel experience with plates and dishes from different periods of Iran history and culture. At last , we visit the fascinating museum of Crown Jewels .
|3||Hamedan|| Alaviyan Tomb
Esther & Mordecai Tomb
DRIVE TO HAMEDAN
In the morning drive to Hamadan. Afternoon city tour to include Alaviyan Tomb Tower, Tomb of Esther and Mordecai, Tomb of Avicenna, Ganjnameh .
|4||Kermanshah|| Anahita Temple
Takieh Moaven ol-Molk
KERMANSHAH FULL DAY CITY TOUR
After breakfast , we drive to Kermanshah. En route, stop at Kangavar to see the Temple of Anahita. We have an excursion to Bisotun bas-relief and inscription, a world heritage site. This is a world-renowned historic document narrating how Darius the Great took the throne and how he crushed his rivals and enemies. Close to the relief and the inscription there is a small statue called Hercules Statue carved more than 2000 years ago. Then, we drive to Kermanshah where we visit Taq-e- Bostan, one of the best preserved Sassanid reliefs and inscriptions. Then we enjoy to visiting Takieh Moaven ol-molk and then we have free time to shopping in traditional Bazaar .
DRIVE TO URMIA
Kurds, who are said to be the descendant of the Medes, have been settlers of this region for thousands of years. We pass through two major Kurdish cities of Sanandaj and Mahabad to reach Urmia, the capital city of West Azerbaijan. We spend the night in Urmia.
El Goli Park
In the morning we drive to Tabriz , one of most important cities in Iran in terms of history, culture and economy. Tabriz is the main city for the Azeri People, the biggest ethnic minority in Iran with Turkish origin. Today we have an excursion to Kandovan Village, almost 60km from Tabriz. Then, we drive back to Tabriz to visit El Goli, a large park with over a century age. It is a main venue for people of Tabriz to spend their free time.
|7||Tabriz|| Azerbaijan Museum
Hose of Constitution
Bazaar of Tabriz
Mausoleum of Shahriar
TABRIZ FULL DAY CITY TOUR
We begin our city tour with Azerbaijan Museum. This museum is said to be the second most important archeological museum in Iran after National Museum in Tehran. Blue Mosque, known as the turquoise of Islam, close to the museum is a must-see. Tabriz House of Constitution is the next stop. It was the Tabriz revolutionaries’ headquarters almost a century ago during Iran Constitution Movement. Then, we explore the only world heritage site in Tabriz, the Grand Bazaar. This bazaar is said to be the largest covered bazaar in the world. The Mausoleum of Poet , Shahriar, is the last sight to visit.
|8||Tabriz|| St. Stephen Cathedral
St. Marry Church
Today, we will have an excursion to the city of Jolfa to visit St. Stephen Cathedral and St. Marry Church. These churches are listed as the world heritage sites under the title of Armenian Ensembles. Then, we take in the beautiful scenery of Aras River on the border. Drive back to Tabriz.
FLY BACK HOME
We drive to airport and fly back home .
Visa Application Process .
Accommodation in 5* hotels in each city in double / single room .
Domestic flight tickets (If it is referred in the package ) .
Iran insurance .
Mid-day refreshment .
Professional escorted Tour Guide of your choice language and trained driver .
All transportation including transfer from/to hotel , Best quality land vehicle .
All entrance fees, sightseeing, permits, excursions and activities as per the itinerary .
Hotels could be replaced with similar hotel in the same category.
Upon your request the itinerary can be extended or shortened.
Visa fee payable when collecting your visa from an Iranian embassy or consulate or upon arrival .
The itinerary may be changed , depending on date and time of arriving and departure .
Opening times of the Jewels Museum in Tehran:Saturday to Tuesday 14:00-16:00 o’clock .
Friday is weekend in Iran.