Explore Tehran, Kashan, Esfahan, Yazd and Shiraz along with two days desert trekking

Private Tour
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Services

Moderate

Accommodation

  • 6 Nights Hotel
  • 1 Night Camp
  • 1 Night Guesthouse
  • 2 Nights Caravanserai

Meals

  • 10 Breakfasts
  • 3 Lunches
  • 2 Dinners

Transport

  • Flight
  • Private vehicle

Trip Highlights

  • A combination of city sightseeing and adventure
  • Experiencing different IRAN through Central Desert
  • Thorough cultural, architectural and historical tour
  • Trekking plus one night camping in the desert
  • Watch the astonishing view of sunset and sunrise
  • A possibility to see semi-wild camels pacing on the sand dunes
  • Visit remote and non-touristic areas with a touch of the Silk Road

Included

  • All transportation according to the itinerary
  • Accommodation as mentioned in the itinerary
  • Meals as indicated in the itinerary
  • English speaking tour guide
  • provided gear for camping in the desert: eating utensils, tents and camping equipment, sleeping bags, mattress, pillows

Excluded

  • Entry fee for the sites not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Travel insurance
  • International airfare
  • Excess baggage charges
  • Airport and departure taxes
  • Any extra hotel costs such as early check in or late checkout
  • laundry
  • mini bar used in the room
  • Meals not stipulated in the itinerary
  • Tips (optional)
  • Cost of medical immunizations
  • Bottled water
  • phone calls
  • Any other service not mentioned in the itinerary

Trip Notes

 Deviating from this itinerary is unpreventable occasionally due to weather conditions, seasonal changes, frequency of visits to a village or for any other factor which may influence our travel times and schedules.
Furthermore, this is the tight itinerary and sometimes we may skip a place or two depending on the season.
Sunset time in summer is 19:30 and in winter is 17:00
 

A memorable journey through central Iran from Tehran to Shiraz, the Persian Empire capital. This tour is a combination of sightseeing in large cities and visiting/trekking in the oases of Iran central desert. The planned itinerary will start and end in Tehran but can finish in Shiraz on your request. You will visit main touristic cities of Tehran, Kashan, Yazd, Esfahan and Shiraz along with some ancient towns and villages such as Qehi, Na’in, Anarak, Garmeh, Mesr, Farahzad and Kharanagh. In this program you will enjoy two days of desert trekking between Esfahan and Yazd. 
The total route travelled on the ground in 9 days will add up to 3000 Km but the distance would be divided in a way not to be boring. 
The designed itinerary will enable you to visit most possible attractions in 11 days. The difficulty range of the trip is moderate which means anyone with a general level of physical fitness can join the tour.
You will stay two nights in a hotel in Tehran giving you some time to explore the main spots of the capital. Then you will be transferred to an amazing renovated caravanserai in east Esfahan where the real journey will begin following a day of sightseeing in Esfahan. In this program you will visit Farahzad, Mesr, Aroosan and Garmeh oases and historic towns of Na’in and Anarak. An astonishing two and a half day trekking in the desert towards the camping site is also included. If you are an early bird and wake up on time in the morning you will have the chance to trek to an amazing viewpoint to watch the life giving sun rising. After the desert trip our journey will continue to Yazd historic city visiting its popular sites.  In Yazd you will have a city tour for the whole day. The next destination is Shiraz. On the way to Shiraz we will visit the ancient Persepolis and the tomb of Cyrus the Great. In Shiraz we will visit its numerous attractions. The following day we will fly back to Tehran and you will be transferred from domestic airport to IKA airport to catch your flight back home.
 

 

Itinerary

  • Accommodation
    Hotel
    Meals
  • Accommodation
    Hotel
    Meals
    Breakfast
  • Accommodation
    Caravanserai
    Meals
    Breakfast
    Transport
    Private vehicle
  • Accommodation
    Caravanserai
    Meals
    Breakfast
  • Accommodation
    Guesthouse
    Meals
    Breakfast
    Lunch
    Dinner
  • Accommodation
    Camp
    Meals
    Breakfast
    Lunch
    Dinner
  • Accommodation
    Hotel
    Meals
    Breakfast
    Lunch
  • Accommodation
    Hotel
    Meals
    Breakfast
  • Accommodation
    Hotel
    Meals
    Breakfast
  • Accommodation
    Hotel
    Meals
    Breakfast
  • Accommodation
    Meals
    Breakfast
    Transport
    Flight