23 Days: Tehran-Gazorkhan-Masooleh-Bandar Anzali-Ardabil- Sarein- Kaleybar- Julfa -Tabriz-Kandovan-Zanjan-Hamadan- Isfahan- Shiraz- Isfahan- Kashan-Tehran.
1st Day: Arrival in Tehran.
Arriving in Tehran Airport, you are welcomed and assisted by our representative and will be transferred to your hotel. O/N Tehran. (Depends on your arrival time)
2nd Day: Tehran- Full day city tour of Tehran.
Full day city tour including Archaeological & Islamic Art Museums, the finest museum in Iran which covers all periods and artifacts from the major sites in the country, we will visit Museums of Sad Abad Palaces. O/N Tehran.
3rd Day: Tehran –Qazvin- Alamut.
Drive to Ghazvin Alamut Valley- en route visiting Lammasar castle-visit the Evan lake. Transfer to Gazorkhan-visiting Alamut Gazorkhan. O/N Gazorkhan.
4th Day: Alamut –Masooleh.
In the morning visit the historical castle of Alamut, which is the unique memory of the God of Alamut (Hasan Sabbah). After visiting Alamut castle you will depart for Masooleh and be accommodated in one of the memorable traditional house of the north of Iran in the middle of the village. O/N Masooleh.
5th Day: Masooleh- Bandar-e Anzali.
In morning after breakfast visit the historical village of Masooleh, Its architecture is one of the inquests in the world which is registered in UNESCO, Masooleh architecture is unique. Then drive to Bander Anzali along the coastal road, evening free time for swimming in the Caspian sea. O/N Bander Anzali. Sea shore Villah.
6th Day: Bandar-e Anzali- Ardabil.
You will depart for Ardabil, en route we will visit the port of Astara, There is also a city with this name just on the opposite side of the border, within the Republic of Azerbaijan. Its history dates back to 6,000 years ago. Your tour will be continued through Heiran Strait where you can visit one of the best Iran landscapes. O/N Ardabil.
7th Day: Ardabil- Sarein.
You will visit in Ardebil the mausoleum of Sheikh Safi-ad-Din-e-Ardabili. It is an impressive ancient monument, comprising the following components: the mausoleums of Sheikh Safi and Shah Isma’il, Chini khaneh (meaning the house of chinaware), a mosque, Jannat Sara (meaning the house of paradise), Khanaqah (the house of Dervishes), Cheragh Khaneh (the house of lamps), Shahid khaneh (the house of martyrs) and Chelleh Khaneh (the place where devotees shut themselves up during the forty days of Lent), then drive to Sarein. O/N Sarein.
8th Day: Sarein – Kaleybar.
Move toward Kaleyber en route you will go through Sarab town you will also see Sahand mountains. It is one of the highest mountains in Iranian Azerbaijan. The Sahand mountains are directly south of Tabriz, the highest peak of which at an altitude of 3,750 m. This evening is free at your leisure. O/N Kaleyber
9th Day: Kaleybar – Julfa.
You will visit the ancient churches in Kaleybar be awe-inspired by the citadel of Babak-e-khoramdin and last but not least you will get a rare opportunity to explore Mazdakian culture. Take a trip to the historical border city of Julfa which is located near the Aras River and the fascinating forests of Arasbaran, Julfa is the stronghold of the Armenian Christians who possess a rich and unique culture of their own. O/N Julfa.
10th Day: Julfa-Tabriz.
In the morning after breakfast drive to Tabriz there we visit the impressive tomb of Shahriar, the most famous Persian and Azeri poet. you will also visit the exotic bazaar with an interesting array of ethnic crafts on sale. See the exquisite Jameh and Kabood Mosques and explore the interesting collections of the Azerbaijan and Constitution Revolution Museums. O/N Tabriz.
11th Day: Tabriz-Kandovan- Tabriz.
Today you will be transported to the fascinating village of Kandovan and be amazed by its unique and picturesque architecture. Kandovan is located in the westward of Tabriz. After passing the city of Oskoo and beautiful mountainous scenery we will reach this marvelous village,after visit back to Tabriz, O/N Tabriz.
12th Day: Tabriz- Zanjan- Sultanieh.
Morning after breakfast drive to Zanjan, there we visit the Gonbad-e Sultanieh dome which is one of the most magnificent monuments used to be the capital of Ilkhanid. In 2005, UNESCO listed Soltaniyeh as one of the World Heritage Sites. In the evening you will visit Ganjnameh that hosts 2 Achaemenian, recognized by UNESCO. O/N Zanjan.
13th Day: Zanjan – Hamadan.
Drive to Hamadan en route visit one of the unique phenomena in the world, Ali sadr Cave, which is one of the biggest water caves. O/N Hamadan.
14th Day: Hamadan.
Hamadan is believed to be the oldest Iranian cities and one of the oldest in the world.Tour the mausoleums of the philosopher/ mathematician Ibn Sina (Avicenna), and Baba Taher. Also visit the Shir-e Sangi (the Stone Lion) resting in the central square. The Dervish Monastery of Gonbad-e-Alavian , shrine of Esther & Mordecai, the most important Jewish pilgrimage site in Iran. O/N Hamadan.
15th Day: Hamadan- Esfahan.
In the morning drive from Hamedan to Esfahan and visit the attractions of the route. O/N Esfahan.
16th Day: Esfahan
Full Day Sightseeing of Esfahan: Hasht Behest Palace, Julfa Vank Church, Imam Square including Imam Mosque, Ali Qappu palace, Shaik Lutfullah mosque, old Bazaar, Chel Sotoon Palace, Famous Bridges over Zayandeh Rood, O/N Esfahan.
17th Day: Esfahan- Shiraz
Dive to shiraz from Esfahan en route visiting Naghsh-e-Rostam, the Achaemenian royal necropolis and Pasargadae to visit the tomb of Cyrus the great.O/N Shiraz.
18th Day: Shiraz.Full Day Sightseeing of Shiraz
The city of Nightingales and Flowers, Visit Arg e Karim Khan Zand Palace, Pars Museum, Vakil Complex,(Vakil Mosque, Vakil Hamam, Vakil Bazaar), The Tomb of Hafez, and the Darvazeh Quran, and visit marvel at mirror decoration of Ali ebne Hamze Holy Shrine, O/N Shiraz.
19th Day: Shiraz-Yazd
This morning we leave Shiraz for Yazd and will visit en route the most magnificent city of the ancient world, Persepolis, which is registered as a UNESCO world heritage site.Persepolis was the ceremonial capital of the Persian Empire during Achemaenian era. where we find the tomb of Darius the great and remains of Achaemenian palaces and edifices.Continue the tour to Abarkuh, visit 4000 old Cypress tree, drive to Yazd, O/N Yazd.
>20th Day: Yazd Full day city tour of Yazd
Full day city tour visiting Alexender prison, Lareyah house, 12 Imam Tomb, old city streets, Jame mosque, Sayed Roknadin, Water Museum, Amirchamaq complex, Hamam-e-khan old Bazar Fire Temple, Tower of Silence O/N Yazd.
Day 21st: Yazd-Chack Chack-Meybod
Today we visit the Holy Fire Temple of the Zoroastrian which is the most important temple for Zoroastrian in the world named Peer e Sabs Chack Chack, then Meybod, where you visit Narain castle,(the oldest mud brick castle in Iran) Caravansarai “Shah Abbasi” Zeloo Museum, Ice-house, Handicrafts showroom, Pigeon House, and back to Yazd, O/N Yazd.
22nd Day: Esfahan-Abyaneh-Kashan
Half day city tour including Jame Mosque and Vank cathedral Church. Drive for Abyaneh there you will visit the UNESCO recognized village of Abyaneh, located at the foot of Mount Karkas and in the vicinity of desert. Appreciate the serenity of this quaint village with its splendid archaeology and meet the dwellers who speak, live and dress in the original Persian style, Drive to Kashan. O/N Kashan.
23rd Day: Kashan-Tehran.
Morning after breakfast we visit the Historical houses of Tabatabee house, Amereha house, Brugerdi house, Sultan Ahmed Khan Hamam, Fin Garden, move from Kashan to Tehran international airport (IKA) for your return flight. (Depends on your departure time)