Our Iran civilization tour, 16 days experiencing “The History and Cultural Tour of Persia” is a mixed package of the most famous cities of Iran like Tehran, Shiraz, Yazd and Isfahan plus Kerman, Kermanshah and Hamadan.
The planned itinerary starts from Tehran the capital of Iran and ends in Shiraz to save your time.
After visiting Tehran sightseeing like museums and palaces you will drive towards Hamadan.
Hamadan is one of the oldest cities, not only of Iran, but of the world, built by Median Empire, the city which houses the world’s largest water cave (Ali Sadr Cave) and the most important pilgrimage site for Jews in the country (Tomb of Esther and Mordechai).
Tomb of Avicenna one of the greatest philosopher and medicine of the old world is also located in this city.
Your next destination in our Iran civilization tour will be Kermanshah with its moderate, mild and mountainous climate. One of the biggest and oldest Iranian ethnic groups which are called Kurds live here and they speak Kurdish.
The city and the towns around have lots of historical and natural sites to visit. the impressive reliefs of Taq-E-Bostan and Bistoun inscription which is considered as one of the UNESCO worlds Heritage sites are the most highlights of the city.
From Kermanshah, we depart for Isfahan the pearl of Iran then the desert city of Yazd.
Kerman is another desert city. If your travel time is an appropriate time to visit desert you are in a good place. You can have an excursion to Lut desert, unique and amazing scenery with full of peace.
And the last city will be Shiraz with its highlights like Persepolis, one of the great remained sites from Achaemenid, Pasargadae in which the tomb of Cyrus the great, the founder of Achaemenian dynasty is located and the tombs of the great Iranian poets Hafez and Saadi.
Do not miss the gardens of Shiraz.
In brief, Iran is a country that everyone should visit once in their lives to get out of their comfort zones and get a different perspective on life. Iran is an experience of a lifetime. The culture shock in Iran can be hard to deal with. However, you’ll quickly come to appreciate what you have back home and how fortunate you really are.
Our routes have been carefully chosen to include the best night stops and highlights. However, as local and operational conditions may vary and unforeseen circumstances can arise, the following itinerary should be used as a guideline.
Arrival in Tehran
Tehran - Hamadan
Hamadan - Kermanshah
Kermanshah - Isfahan
Isfahan - Yazd
Ester and Mordkhai
Rigareh Water Mill
Aba Bafi Man-Made Caves
Ganj-Ali Khan Complex
Spend Time with Nomads