12 days 11 nights
Cultural Tours, Ecotourism, Seasonal, Specific Nationality
If you are a Russian citizen and eager to visit Persia this itinerary has been arranged for you considering your interests. The itinerary includes beaches, deserts, and also the most important highlights of Iran.
It is interesting to know that it is approved for Russian Passport holders in June 2021 that they can travel to Iran VISA-FREE within a group from 5 to 50 travelers, it means:
– No track of travel in Iran will be in the passport.
– Just the Russian passport should have at least 6 months validity at the time of arrival in Iran.
– Dual Passport holders can travel to Iran Visa-Free through Russian Passport.
Welcome to the land of the 4-season!
Arrive in Tehran, the capital of Iran, transfer to hotel. Based on the time of arrival we can have a short visit around the city.
In the morning we start our city tour to visit the capital’s highlights. Visiting Golestan complex (UNESCO heritage site) include Shams ol Emareh and other Qajarid palaces with their unique architectures. Afterwards, we go to visit the National Museum, Sardar Baghe Meli and finally we explore the traditional grand bazaar to see colorful Persian handicrafts. During evening flight to Qeshm island.
Visiting Berkeh Khalaf Village, Khorbas Cave, Star Valley, Geo-park museum, and Portuguese castle in the Island of Seven Wonders.
Going to Hormoz island to visit its colorful land and red beaches, and also Nad-Alian museum.
Back to Qeshm, visiting Laft village (based on time), flight to Shiraz.
Full day tour of Shiraz to visit the city of love starting with Nasiralmolk Mosque with the beautiful sun reflection in the morning. Then we visit Zand complex consist of the Citadel, Bath, mosque and traditional Vakil Bazaar. Narenjestan e Ghavam is our next destination, a garden full of sour orange trees and a magnificent edifice located at the end of the garden with special interior decoration. Afterwards, we visit tombs of Hafez and Saadi, the great poets of Iran.
In the morning we drive to Persepolis and Necropolis, visiting the masterpiece of ancient Persian empires that is UNESCO heritage site. Where you can visit ancient reliefs. Keep going to the adobe city of Yazd.
Yazd old town has been registered as UNESCO heritage site. Visiting Amir Chakhmaq square, Zoroastrian fire temple and Zoorkhaneh (a place for ancient sport). during the afternoon we will go to dessert near Yazd for trekking, doing a safari and camel riding and star observing. Overnight Yazd
In the morning we drive to Isfahan the city of turquoise domes and the symbol of Islamic architectures during the Safavid era (about 4-hour drive). There, we will visit Khajoo and Siosepol bridges during the evening.
Isfahan is one of the largest cities in the world with many glorious monuments. The Naghsh-e Jahan Square is registered by UNESCO as an outstanding example of Iranian and Islamic architecture. A full day city tour to visit Naghsh-e Jahan Square surrounded by Imam mosque, Sheikh Lotfollah mosque, Aliqapu Palace, and Qeysarieh bazaar and Chehel Sotoun palace. At the end visiting Vank Cathedral in Armenian Jolfa quarter.Overnight Isfahan
In the morning we drive to Kashan. In Kashan, we will visit Fin Garden (UNESCO heritage site) and two glorious traditional residences, Borojerdi, and Tabatabai House.
Today we leave Iran. Drive to Tehran International airport for your departure flight (2-hour drive). Based on time, En-route we can visit Hazrat-e Masoomeh holy shrine. We are looking forward to seeing you again in Persia.