5 Days 4 Nights
A wonderful short trip to the unique natural areas in the North and Central parts of Iran. During this trip, you will visit the splendid Caspian Sea, the Hyrcanian forest which lately has been added to the UNESCO world heritage sites for its plant and animal species. Visiting the Mesmerising Badab-e Surt stairway springs is also in the travel plan.
After all the green natural spots you visit in North Iran with a daily transfer to the central part of Iran you’ll find yourself in heart of the desert! Where the endless beauties of sand domes will conquer your heart forever.
This trip can be followed by a 7-day classic tour from Yazd to Shiraz, Isfahan, Kashan, and returning to Tehran.
Arrival in Tehran, meeting your guide at the airport, and transfer to the hotel.
Today we'll have a half-day tour in Tehran visiting the Azadi and Milad towers that are both symbols of Tehran city. Then we'll visit Niyavaran royal palace which is one of the three main palace complexes in Tehran and the last Persian king's residence palaces.
For dinner, we'll go to Darband, a nice place to try Iranian Kebab.
Overnight in Tehran
Drive to Amol, on the way visit the Lar tulip land where you can see a good view of Damavand mountain, the highest mount of Iran. Drive to Filband, a legendary place in the jungle where you can walk through and over clouds. Continue to Amol. Stay overnight in Amol.
Drive to the seashore of the Caspian sea, the biggest lake in the world. Then drive to Sari. During this time you are driving through the Hyrcanian forests that are recently added to the UNESCO list. After lunch continues to Badab Sort to visit a unique scene of some colorful springs flowing on a cascade from the top of a hill. You'll be amazed if you catch the sunset there. Drive to Damghan. Stay overnight in Damghan
Visit the Tarikhaneh mosque in Damghan. Drive to Khor. On the way to Khor, you will cross the central desert of Iran, Kavir desert, where the yellow color and the vastness of the desert will impress you. It is flat that you can see the horizon line all around you. In the rest area on the way, there is a possibility to refresh yourself in a roofed swimming pool in the middle of the desert. Continue to Khor.
In Khor visit the Mesr desert where you can walk or ride a camel on sand dunes. In the afternoon go to the salt lake to see the sunset there.
Transfer to Yazd, Overnight in Yazd
You can extend your tour by Yazd day tours or traveling in Iran classic route from Yazd to Shiraz, Isfahan, Kashan, and return to Tehran.