Persepolis, Naqsh-e Rostam & Tomb of Hafez Tour
Deepen your understanding of Persian history and culture in the heartland of Persian civilization! Discover the elegant ceremonial capital of the golden age of Persia, and the reliefs and majestic cliff tombs of its glorious emperors near Shiraz: Persepolis (UNESCO), Naqsh-e Rajab, and Naqsh-e Rostam. Then as a tasty side dish to your historical exploration, check out the adored magnets of Shiraz and the must-see destination of literature lovers: the Tomb of Hafez and the Tomb of Saadi.
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Leave your accommodation in Shiraz for an exploration through the grand relics of ancient Persia. Your first stop will be at the paradise of history lovers, the UNESCO-listed Persepolis (61 km). After a walk through the majestic remains, move on to Naqsh-e Rajab to check out ancient reliefs (around 7 km).
To travel deeper into history, make your way toward Naqsh-e Rostam (3 km) to let the ancient necropolis (elaborate cemetery) cut into the high cliff fascinate you with its elegant beauty.
Amazed by the grandeur of the royal tombs, hit the road back to Shiraz (75 km) to get introduced to two of Iran’s most celebrated poets. Enjoy the pleasant atmosphere and the architectural beauties of the Tomb of Hafez and the Tomb of Saadi. Then, get a ride back to your accommodation.