Persia In Depth

Duration: 30 Days

Itinerary: Tehran, Ahvaz, Susa, Sushtar, Shiraz, Kerman, Yazd, Isfahan, Kashan, Hamadan, Kermanshah, Takab, Tabriz, Julfa, Sar'ein, Ardabil, Anzali, Rasht, Zanjan, Qazvin, Mashad, Neishabur, Bastam

Note: This itinerary would be performed only as a private tour with private driver-guide (s). 
In case you are interested in this itinerary, please contact us.  


Day 1: Arrival, A half day city tour in Tehran. Overnight stay in Tehran.

National Museum of Iran

Carpet Museum

Day 2: A half day city tour in Tehran, afternoon flight to Ahvaz- Overnight stay in Ahvaz

Sa'ad Abad Museum Complex

Azadi Tower of Tehran

Day 3: Drive to ancient Susa,  If time permits we visit Shushtar.- Overnight stay in


Tchogazanbil Zigorat, Elamite Temple dating from 1400 BC (UNESCO Site)

Shushtar Watermills (UNESCO Site)

Day 4: Drive to Shiraz, via ruined Sasanid city of BishapurOvernight stay in Shiraz

Ancient city of Bishapur & Chogan gorge

Sarab Baharam sasanid carving 

Day 5: Sightseeing in Shiraz- Overnight stay in Shiraz.

Karim Khan Citadel

Eram Garden (UNESCO Site)

Vakil Mosque & Bazzar

Nasir-ol-Molk Mosque

Hafiz & Sa'adi Tombs

Day 6: Visit Persepolis and Naqshe-e-rustam - Overnight stay in Shiraz

Half day tour of Persepolis Complex (UNESCO Site)

Rock tombs of Naqsh-e Rajab & Naqsh-e Rustam

Pasargadae – Tomb of Cyrus The Great (UNESCO Site)

Day 7: Drive to Kerman, visit of Sarvestan palace en-route, Overnight stay in


Sarvestan sasanid Palace

Maharlu & Bakhtegan Salt Lakes

Day 8: Drive to Ryan via Mahan - Overnight stay in Kerman

Ryan citadel

Shah Nematolah Vali Shrine

Mahan's Shahzadeh Garden (UNESCO Site)

Day 9: sightseeing in Kerman , Drive towards Yazd - Overnight stay in Zein-ol-Din

safavid Caravanserai (60 km from Yazd)

Ganj'ali Khan Complex

Kerman Friday Mosque

Day 10: Sightseeing in Yazd- Overnight stay in Yazd.

Yazd – Jameh Mosque

Mir Chakhmaq Complex

Old Town

Day 11: Departure toward Isfahan via Naein overland- Overnight stay in Isfahan.

Naein Friday Mosque

Night Visit of Bridges in Isfahan

Day 12: Sightseeing in Isfahan - Overnight stay in Isfahan

Imam Square (UNESCO Site)

Aali Qapu Palace

Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque

Imam Mosque

Chehel Sotun Palace (UNESCO Site)

Day 13: Sightseeing in Isfahan - Overnight stay in Isfahan

Vank Cathedral Museum

Friday Mosque

Pigeon Tower

Day 14: Drive to Kashan via Abyaneh - Overnight stay in kashan

Abyaneh ancient Village

Fin Garden (UNESCO Site)

Borujedi Mansion

Agha Bozorg Mosque & Madraseh

Day 15: Drive to Hamadan , Sightseeing in Hamadan -  Overnight stay in Hamadan

Tomb of Ester & Mordecai

Avecina & Baba Taher Mausoleums

Stone Lion

Day 16: Excursion to Kermanshah overland - Overnight stay in Hamadan.

Kangavar sasanid ruined fire temple


Statue of Hercules

Taq-e Bustan bas relief carvings (UNESCO Site)

Day 17: Drive to Takeb - Overnight stay in Takab

Takht-e Soleiman Sasanid castle And Fire temple

Day 18: Drive to Tabriz, visit Qandovan village en- rout / Overnight stay in Tabriz.

Qandovan Village

Day 19: Sightseeing in Tabriz- Overnight stay in Tabriz.

Azarbaijan Museum

Blue Mosque

Bazaar area

Day 20: Excursion to Julfa - Overnight stay in Tabriz

St Stephanos Armenian Church at Jolfa (UNESCO Site)

Day 21: Drive to Sar'ein , Enjoy the hot water springs in Sar'ein town - Overnight stay in Sar'ein.

Day 22: Departure toward Anzali Port through Ardabil and the marvelous Heyran mountainous road which is covered by Lash Forest of Gilan - Overnight stay in Anzali.

Sheikh Safi Complex in Ardabil

Boat riding in Anzali Lagoon

Day 23: Departure toward Masouleh Ancient village overland. Drive to Rasht - Overnight stay in Rasht.

Masouleh Village ( UNESCO site )

Day 24: Drive to zanjan, Sightseeing in Zanjan - Overnight stay in Zanjan

Rakht-Shur Khaneh

Seyed Mosque & School


Day 25: Drive to Tehran via Sultanieh and Qazvin - Overnight stay in Tehran.

Zanjan Sultanieh Dome

Jame Mosque of Qazvin

Imamzadeh Hosein

Chehel Sotun Edifice and Museum  

Day 26 : Day at leisure in Tehran - Overnight stay in Tehran.

Day 27: Mourning flight to Mashad, Half day Sightseeing - Overnight stay in Mashad. 

Imam Reza's Holy Shrine


Nader shah's tomb

Day 28: Excursion to Tus, Torghabeh and Shandiz.

Ferdowsi complex

Harunieh site

Day 29: Departure toward Neyshabour overland, sightseeing in Neyshabur, Drive to Bastam - Overnight stay in Bastam

Tomb of Umar Khayam and Attar in Neyshabur
Day 30
: Drive back to Tehran - Overnight stay in Tehran / Departure


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Tour Highlights

The National Museum of Iran, Jewellery Museum, Tchogazanbil Elamite Zigorat , Ryan citadel, Yazd old Town and its Zoroastrian sites, Isfahan's Naghsh-e-Jahan sq , UNSECO world heritage site of Persepolis, Persian Gardens in Kashan & Shiraz, Taq-e Bustan,  Takht-e Soleiman Sasanid castle, Zanjan Sultanieh Dome, Masouleh Village, Imam Reza's Holy Shrine ... 


Tour Price
Solo traveler:
From 8200 USD
On twin / Double share basis: 
From 4500 USD 
Note: This itinerary would be performed only as a private tour with private driver-guide (s). 
In case you are interested in this itinerary, please contact us. 
4 nights - Hotel in Tehran
2 nights - Hotel in Ahvaz
3 nights - Hotel in Shiraz
2 nights - Hotel in Kerman
2 nights - Hotel in Yazd
3 nights - Hotel in Isfahan
1 night -  Hotel in Kashan
2 nights - Hotel in Hamadan
1 night - Hotel in Takab
3 nights - Hotel in Tabriz
1 night -  Hotel in Sar'ein
1 night - Hotel in Anzali
1 night - Hotel in Rasht
1 nights - Hotel in Zanjan
2 nights -  Hotel in Mashad
1 night - Hotel in Bastam
 Transport Air-conditioned bus/minibus/car
 Meals B - 30 L - 0 D - 0

 Service Includes

. All Airport transfers
. Hotel accommodation
. Breakfast
. Full-time transports
. Two Domestic flights
. Full-time Experienced guide
. Visa support & reference code

 Service Excludes

. International airfare
. Personal insurance
. Visa stamp fee
. Lunch & Dinner
. Tips & Portages


   At a Glance

1 Tehran: Arrival - Half-day City Tour  
2 Tehran Ahvaz: Half-day City Tour in Tehran  
3 Ahvaz: Shush & Shushtar Excursion  
4 Shiraz: Bishapur & Chogan gorge  
5 Shiraz : Full-day City Tour  
6 Shiraz : Persepolis & Pasargadae Excursion  
7 Kerman : Sarvestan Palace  
8 Kerman: Ryan & Mahan excursion  
 9  Kerman Zeinodin : City Tour in Kerman
 10  Yazd: Full-day City Tour
11 Isfahan: Naein-Night visit of Bridges
12 Isfahan: Full-day City Tour
13 Isfahan: Full-day City Tour
14 Kashan: Abyaneh - City Tour in Kashan
15  Hamadan: Half-day City Tour in Hamadan
16 Hamadan: Excursion to Kermanshah
17  Takab: Visit of Takht-e- Soleiman
18  Tabriz: Qandovan
19 Tabriz: Full-day City Tour
20 Tabriz: Excursion to Julfa
21 Sar'ein: Hot water springs in Sar'ein
22  Anzali : Boat riding in Anzali Lagoon
23 Masuleh  Rasht
24 Zanjan: Half-day City Tour in Zanjan
25 Tehran: Sultanieh- Qazvin
26 Tehran: Day at laisure
27   Mashad: Half-day City Tour in Mashad
28  Mashad: Excursion to Tus & Torgabeh & Shandiz
29 Bastam: Visit of Neishabur
30  Tehran 



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