For those who are enchanted by the desert landscape, this excursion is for you! This desert trip will consist of learning about the culture and architecture that were impacted by the hot and dry climate. From sand hills to abode structures, tour the desert in depth!

Day 1: Arrive in Tehran.

Day 2: A full city tour of Tehran visiting The Grand Bazaar of Tehran full of shops and local life. We will also visit Golestan Palace representing some of the latest history in Iran. Next is a visit to Iran National Museum.

Day 3: Drive to Kashan and experience Maranjab Desert. We will make a stop and pay visit to Abbasi Caravanserai.

Day 4: Half Day City Tour of Kashan and Drive to Isfahan. We will visit Fin Garden and Sialk Tepe. In the evening we head for Isfahan and visit 17th century Si-o Se Pol Bridge.

Day 5: Full City Tour of Isfahan. We will venture into the city of Isfahan and see the attractions of Naqsh-e Jahan Square.

Towards the end of the tour, we will see the Chehel Sotoun Palace within the Persian Garden.

Day 6: Exploring the village as well as the Central Desert. We will stay the night at local houses and experience the culture there.

Day 7: We explore the desert of Tabas and see Namak (salt lake). We will then retreat to Mesr Village and stay the night at the local house.

Day 8: Today we drive to the destination of Yazd and stop along the way to see the remains of a Sassanid castle in Biazyeh Desert Village.

Day 9: Today we explore the attractions located around Old City of Yazd. We will also see shrines of Seyyed Rokneddin and Davazdah Imam and Alexander Prison.

We will also view Water Museum and Amir Chaqmaq Complex.

Our last sites will consist of Dowlatabad Garden and Zoroastrian of Fire Temple and Towers of Silence.

Day 10: We will delve into the history that Kerman has to offer learning.

Later, we see Ganjali Khan Complex along with a museum.

Day 11: In the morning, we will drive to Shahdad and experience the desert.

We will then drive back to Kerman.

Day 12: In the morning we will drive to Mahan and see the Shazdeh Garden. Following this site, we will drive to Rayen and visit the citadel.

Day 13: Today we enjoy free time in Tehran.

Day 14: On the last day, you will fly back home.

 

Note 1: Please be advised that some museums may be closed on certain tour dates and your itinerary will change accordingly.

Note 2: We have designed our tour packages to cover a wide-range of tastes and to be fun. If you don’t find what you are looking for here please contact us and we will design a package especially for you.

Desert In Depth

Highlights

Seeing the treasures of Tehran, Ganjali Khan Complex in Kerman, Persepolis and Pasargadae in Shiraz, tower of silence and fire temple in Yazd, half of the world in Isfahan and the bride of all traditional Persian homes in Kashan.

Duration

14 days and 13 nights

Price

Depending on the number of travelers

Persons

Minimum 2

Features

Visa
Airport pickup and drop-off
5-star Accommodation
Car and driver
Professional tour guide
All entry passes