13-Day Iran Tour: From Classic Iran To the Sunny Islands
Explore the sights, sounds, and flavors of one of the world’s most ancient counties by visits to its main tourist cities. Make your 13-Day Tour of Iran even more special by the unique nature and local charms of Iran’s southern Islands. Tehran will treat you to Iran’s top museums and museum palaces. Kashan will fascinate you by the architectural intricacy of the country’s most gorgeous traditional mansions. Isfahan expects you with the admired masterpieces of Islamic architecture. Yazd will show you its Zoroastrian relics and the beauties of desert architecture. And Shiraz, the cultural capital of Iran, will not only present you the most treasured ancient gems, but will also make you fall in love with its adorable aura. Finally, the amazing biodiversity and unique culture of Qeshm Island (UNESCO Geopark) and Hormuz Island will blow you away!
Best Season: October- Late April
- IncludeLicensed and experienced guideAccommodationTransportationEntrance feesDomestic Flight Ticket (s)
- ExcludePersonal Expense (such as laundry or phone calls)Meals
Day 1: Tehran
Overnight: TehranOptional: Beside your city tour, you can discover the nights of the capital with a Tehran Night walk.
Day 2: Tehran
Day 3: Tehran to Kashan
Day 4: Kashan to Isfahan
Day 5: Isfahan
Optional:Beside the city tour, you can treat yourself to a unique and relaxing experience at one of Iran’s Traditional Hammams (bathhouses)! As a relic of an Islamic city of the good old days, a Persian Hammam with its special massage and rituals is both a relieving experience and a treat to your eyes with its tasteful architecture.
Day 6: Isfahan to Yazd
Overnight: YazdOptional: In the evening, you can enjoy dinner beside a Zoroastrian Family and explore Zoroastrian culture and lifestyle. This ancient Persian belief, which has influenced cultures beyond Iran’s borders, has its majority of followers in Yazd and its surrounding villages.
Duration: 2-3 hours
Day 7: Yazd
Optional 1:Beside the city tour, you can also explore the interesting secrets of Qanat system (Persian ancient water system) at a UNESCO-listed Qanat
Duration: 0.5- 1.5 hours
Day 8: Yazd to Shiraz
Optional:Why not join us for a pleasant exploration of the Nights of Shiraz after your city tour?
Day 9: Shiraz
Optional 1: Beside your city tour, you can pick up the secrets of Persian cuisine with a Culinary Experience. Dig into the delicious layers of Persian culture by exploring Persian cooking and enjoy the taste and aroma of unique dishes.
Optional 2: In the evening, you can also enjoy the rare experience of a Night Gathering with a Shirazi Family. Being guests to one of the world’s most hospitable nations, enjoying homemade meals cooked with love, and discovering Persian customs in the warmth of an Iranian family is just unforgettable!
Duration: 2-4 hours
Day 10: Shiraz- Qeshm Island
Overnight: Qeshm Island
Day 11: Qeshm Island
Overnight: Qeshm Island
Optional: Beside the island tour, experience a live performance of the cheerful folk music of the south, dress up as a native and get to know the culture.
Day 12: Qeshm Island- Hormuz Island
Overnight: Hormuz Island
Day 13: Hormuz Island -Tehran
- Optional Tours
Visiting the historical attractions of Iran is certainly rewarding. On the other hand peppering your tours with the depth of culture, customs and people will sure boost your experience. That’s why we’ve included Optional Experience-Based tours in our packages. These tours include additional surcharge to your tour.
- Small Group Tours
- Covid19 Policy
We only offer high quality hotels rated as 3-star and 4-star. Star rating standards may be slightly different from international standards. The accommodations we provide are double or twin rooms. Couples will be provided with a private double room and single travelers are subject to single supplement if they require their private room.
If the tour reaches a minimum of 3 travelers, the tour is guaranteed to run. If the minimum is not reached, you can choose to pay extra to experience the tour as planned, change the date of your tour, pick another tour, or get a full refund.
To book a place on this tour, please fill out the reservation form on this page. We’ll then contact you to complete your booking process. You’ll get all the details in your booking confirmation email. If you have any questions or need more information, feel free to contact us.