A 6-hour excursion to the outskirts of Shiraz to visit the remains of Persia’s Achaemenid Emperors. Th UNESCO world heritage sites of Persepolis and Necropolis of Naghsh-e Rustam will be visited during this excursion.
Meet at your hotel in Shiraz and drive to Persepolis to see the ruins of the magnificent pre-Islamic Palaces of Achaemenid dynasty 530 BC, registered as a world heritage site. Later we will drive to Necropolis of Naghsh-e Rustam that is also a UNESCO world heritage site and hosts Achaemenid, Sassanian, Elamite and Qajar tombs, bass relieves and inscriptions. The tour finishes by transfer to the hotel in Shiraz.