Mysteries of Persia                 tour code: 114   

       

A 10-day journey with 2500 years of Persian 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.

Day 2: Nishapur

Serving breakfast at the hotel / Moving to 2000-year old city of Nishapur / Visiting tomb of Attar and Khayyam / The wooden village / Visiting Nishapur traditional market / Turquoise Workshop / Visit Shah Abbasi Caravanserai / Return to Mashhad / Serving dinner at the hotel /

Day 3: Mesr desert

Departure to Mesr desert / crossing Robat Sang, Bajestan (city of pomegranate gardens), Ferdows, Khur and Biabanak / Accommodation in traditional desert houses / Traditional dinner / Soiree beneath the desert sky and its ocean of stars at night /

Day 4: Yazd

Serving breakfast in the desert / starting the desert tour / camel riding / photography / departure to Yazd / visiting Khur and Biabanak county along the way / crossing Meybod and Ardakan /

Day 5: Yazd

Serving breakfast at the hotel / An excursion in Yazd / Visiting the tower of silence / Zoroastrian fire temple / Jameh mosque / Dowlat Abad garden / Amir Chakhmaq complex / Visiting the ancient part of the city / Return to hotel / Serving dinner /

Day 6: Isfahan

Flight to Isfahan / accommodation in hotel / Visiting si-o-se-pol bridge Khaju bridge / Joui bridge / serving traditional dessert

Day 7: 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 8: 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 9: Tehran

Serving breakfast at the hotel / Visiting Golestan palace / National museum of Iran / museum of glass and ceramic / National jewelry museum (open from Saturday to Tuesday) / Visiting grand bazaar of Tehran / Tabiat bridge / Return to hotel /

Day 10:

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