Persia on the silk road               tour code: 110

 

An 8-day journey to 2500 years of Persia’s ancient history

 

Day 1: Mashhad

Arrival to Mashhad international airport / Accommodation in Tara 4-star hotel / Visiting tomb of Nader Shah / Traditional carpet bazaar / Interdiction of holy shrine architecture, the flawless aina kari and tiling / Visit the oldest museum in Iran containing stamps and banknotes astronomy equipment and weapons arsenal and etc.

Evening: visiting handicrafts of Torqabeh / Serving dinner in traditional gardens.

Day 2: Mashhad

Visit the silk road / 700-year old Haroonia building / Ferdowsi museum and garden / Return to hotel and have lunch and get ready to fly to Shiraz /

Evening: arrival to Shiraz / Visiting Shah Cheragh and Shiraz street market /

Day 3: Shiraz

Visit Nasir-ol-Molk mosque / Karim Khan citadel / Vakil mosque / Vakil bath / Vakil bazaar / Serving traditional dinner / Visiting tomb of Hafez and tomb of Saadi

Day 4: Isfahan

Departure to Isfahan / visiting Pasargadae, Naqsh-e-Rustam, Persepolis museum and Persepolis (UNESCO world heritage site) along the way / Arrival to Isfahan / Visiting Si-o-se-pol bridge / Serving traditional dinner / Accommodation in hotel /

Day 5: Isfahan

Excursion in Isfahan / Visiting Naqsh-e Jahan square (UNESCO world heritage site) / Ali-Qapu palace / Jameh mosque of Isfahan (UNESCO world heritage site) / Chehel Sotoun pavilion / Visiting historical bridges / Isfahan traditional bazaar / Sheikh Lotfollah mosque /

Day 6: Tehran

Drive to Tehran / Visiting Abyaneh the red village along the way / Fin garden and Tabatabaei house in Kashan / Arrival to Tehran and accommodation in a 5-star hotel /

Day 7: Tehran

Serving breakfast at the hotel / excursion in Tehran / Visiting Sa’dabad palace / Niavaran palace /

Evening: Visiting Tabiat bridge and Milad tower

Day 8: Return to Madrid

End of journey / Free time until flight to Madrid / transfer to IKA /