Arrival in Shiraz, meet the guide and proceed to city tour. First, we head to Nasir-ol-molk Mosque or “the Pink Mosque”, Hafez Tomb, Zand Complex and Vaakil is one of the oldest and most famous king of Iran. Next, the Eraam Garden (UNESCO HERITAGE SITE) with amazing and beautiful garden that belongs to 13th century. Last is the Quran Old City Gate, the old city gate located in northeast with long history. After tour, proceed to the hotel for check-in.
Day 3 – SHIRAZ (B/L/D)
Have your breakfast at the hotel before we proceed with the city tour. Visit one of the best tourist sites in Iran. Historical places belong to one of the biggest kings in the world (The King of Persia), Takhte Jamshid and Naqhshe Romstam (Pasargad and Persopolis). After the tour, we head back to hotel for dinner.
Day 4 – SHIRAZ – YAZD (B/L/D)
Enjoy your breakfast at the hotel before we check-out. We transfer to Yazd for a full day city tour. Let’s visit the Amir Chakhmaq Complex, the beautiful square and mosque completed in 1438 with amazing architecture. Next is Jameh Mosque, the 12th century mosque that they’re using until now. Water Museum or Dakhmeh, a Zoroastrian cemetery built in 9th century BCE. Afterwards, we head to Dolat-Abad Garden and Badgir (UNESCO HERITAGE SITE), one of the oldest Persian garden that has a traditional wind catcher. Lastly, the Atashkadeh, an old fire temple of Zoroastrianism which belongs to the first religion of Persia.
Day 5 – YAZD – ISFAHAN (B/L/D)
After your breakfast, we leave Yazd and drive to Isfahan (4hours). On the way, we stop at Naein, a very unique and historical area. More than 3,000 years ago the Persians learned how to construct aqueducts underground to bring water from the mountains to the plains. In the 1960s, this ancient system provided more than 70% of the water used in Iran. Na’in is one of the best places in the entire world to see these Qantas functioning and pass by the 33 pol and Khaju Bridge, one of the most beautiful and famous bridges in the world.
Day 6 - ISFAHAN (B/L/D)
Today, we will have a full day city tour in Isfahan. First, we visit the Naghshe Jahan Square (UNESCO HERITAGE SITE), a huge square with 89,600 sq. meters built in 1598. Then, we proceed to Alighapoo Palace, a beautiful palace with amazing architecture built in the 17th Century. The Vank Church or also known as the “Church of the Saintly Sisters” is a unique church of Isfahan established in 1606. Next is the Chehel Sotoun Palace (UNESCO HERITAGE SITE), a pavilion in the middle of a park at the far end of a long pool built by Shah Abbas II (1642-1666) to be used for his entertainment and receptions. Jame Mosque or “Sheykh Lotfollah” (UNESCO HERITAGE SITE) is the oldest mosques of Isfahan with a long history, perfect ceramics and tile work.
Day 7 – ISFAHAN – KASHAN (B/L/D)
Have your breakfast before we leave Isfahan and drive to Kashan (2 hours). Visit Fin Garden, a historical Persian Garden. It contains Kashan’s Fin Bath, where Amir Kabir, the Qajarid chancellor in 1852 was murdered by an assassin sent by King Nasereddin Shah. This garden is the oldest extant garden in Iran. Then we proceed to Borojeriha or Tabātabāei House, an old and historical house in Kashan with unique architecture. The Underground City of Ouyi is considered a notable piece of ancient architecture as this city is located completely underground and it has special defence system in that period that no one could enter.
Day 8 – KASHAN – TEHRAN (B/L/D)
For today, we transfer to Tehran and enjoy a full day tour. First to visit is Pol Tabiat or the Nature Bridge, the largest pedestrian overpass on Tehran. This 270 metre bridge connects two public parks (Taleghani Park and Abo-Atash Park) by spanning Modarres Expressway. Next is the Tajrish Square. It is one of the oldest squares in Iran and a famous area for people to spend their time. Then, we head to the Grand Bazaar! This is an old historical bazaar in Tehran which is split into several corridors. There are a lot of different types of goods and many more to purchase! We will now head to Golestan Palace (UNESCO HERITAGE SITE), one of the oldest monuments of Tehran and a very nice building with a stunning architecture built in 1524-1576. Then, let’s explore the National Museum where ancient and medieval antiquities with 700,000 to millions years of history are preserved! Lastly, we will visit Jewelry Museum OR Carpet Museum, an interesting place to visit and keeping the oldest Jewelry of Persians and Kings of Iran.
Day 9 – DEPARTURE FROM TEHRAN (B/-/-)
Today is the last day! Have your breakfast before you check-out. Transfer to IKIA International Airport for your flight going back to Manila.Transfer to IKIA International Airport for flight back home.
Day 10 - ARRIVAL IN MANILA
Professional English speaking guide
All services are private only for the group
The Leader will stay and escort until end of the tour
Authorization code for Visa
All above sightseeing including entrance fees
Unlimited daily Mineral water
International and Domestic air fare
Airline Tax: TBA
Philippine Travel Tax
Drink / beverage during tours
Tipping for local guide and driver ($100/person)
Visa on Arrival
Passport size photo
Colored scanned copy of passport (PDF Format)
Passport Bio Page (passport should be valid for at least 6 months from date of departure)