From Highlands to Islands

12 Days
From 684 Per Person

overview

Overview

Iran is a country full of historical attractions. From Highlands to Islands tour offers you the opportunity to explore the most important UNESCO World Heritage sites in Iran, several historical attractions, and some natural wonders. On this tour you can try delicious local food, buy handicrafts and learn about the Iranians’ lifestyle. This trip can prove one of the most memorable journeys of your life.

The 12-day classic tour is designed and modified for the travelers who are interested in Persia and seek to visit historical sites and experience the local cultures.

Itinerary

Itinerary

Day 1
Tehran
The tour begins upon your arrival at Tehran's Imam Khomeini International Airport. We pick you up and transfer you to the hotel. After a break, we visit Iran's National Museum, the Golestan Palace Complex and Grand Bazaar.
Day 2
Tehran
We leave the hotel after breakfast to have a full city tour of Tehran. We visit Sa’ad Abad Museum Complex, Tajrish Bazaar and the popular National Jewels Museum.
Day 3
Kashan
We leave Tehran for Kashan. There, we visit Tabatabaei House and Boroujerdi House, Fin Garden, Agha Bozorg Mosque, Traditional Bazaar and Khan Bathhouse.
Day 4
Isfahan
We leave Kashan for Isfahan in the morning. There, we visit the Chehel Sotun Palace, Ali Qapu, Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque, Shah Mosque and the famous Naqsh-e Jahan Square.
Day 5
Isfahan
The day is dedicated to a tour of Isfahan. Jameh Mosque, Jebel Haroun, Grand Bazaar, Vank Cathedral, Isfahan Music Museum and the city's famous bridges are among the top sights we visit.
Day 6
Yazd
We leave the hotel for Yazd. There are amazing sights on the way which we will visit including the Jameh Mosque of Na'in and the city's old castle.
Day 7
Yazd
We start the day by visiting the Zoroastrian Fire Temple. Then we head to the mysterious Zoroastrian Towers of Silence. Next up are the Amir Chakhmaq Complex, Zurkhaneh (House of Strength), the Grand Bazaar, Jameh Mosque, Yazd Water Museum and Dowlat Abad Garden.
Day 8
Shiraz
We travel to Shiraz and on the way, we visit the 4,000-year-old Cypress of Abarkuh also called the Zoroastrian Sarv. Then we explore the ancient ruins of Pasargadae, Necropolis, and Persepolis before visiting the Quran Gate at the entrance of Shiraz.
Day 9
Shiraz
We visit Eram Garden, Aramgah-e Hafez, Masjed-e Nasir Al Molk, Arg-e Karim Khan, Aramgah-e Shah-e Cheragh and Grand Bazaar.
Day 10
Bandar Abbas
We move to Bandar Abbas and visit Bazaar and the Hindu Temple.
Day 11
Hormuz Island
Finally it is time to visit the first Iranian island on our list which is Hormuz Island. We travel to the island by a ferry and explore the island for the better part of the day. Then we move to the Qeshm Island by a ferry and stay there overnight.
Day 12
Qeshm Island
We visit the famous and beautiful Valley of Stars on the last day of the tour. The Portuguese-built Naderi Fort and the great landscapes of Qeshm Island make for our last experiences on the tour before you are transferred to the airport.

Services

Services

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Tour services inclusions
  • Iran Visa Application Service
  • Bed & Breakfast Hotels
  • Early Check-in & Late Hotel Check-out
  • Travel Insurance (Coverage Limit: 10,000 Euros)
  • Transfers & Transportation
  • Airport Transfer Service
  • Accompanying English-speaking Guide/Driver-guide
  • Daily Refreshments
  • Domestic Flight(s) as per Itinerary
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Tour services exclusions
  • Meals
  • Hotel Extra Charges
  • International Flights
  • Tips and Personal Expenses
  • Entrance Fees
Hotels

Travel Details

What you need to know

    • You can choose this program year-round.
    • Hotels and the type of transportation vehicles may be subject to change as per availability or capacity.
    • These prices are quoted per person in double rooms in groups of 6 people or more.