What To Expect:
Iran Travel Tour Highlights
This tour takes you to some of the most important historical sites in Iran and offers a comprehensive visit to this ancient and mysterious land. Begin in Tehran, the famed capital city and continue to Kerman, set amongst the arid desert. From your base in Kerman, set out for the desert citadel of Rayan, which acted as a small city until the mid-19th century. Also visit the site of Mahan, whose surroundings captivated the poet Shah Nematollah Vali so much that he stayed here until his death. Continue on to Yazd, the center of Zoroastrian culture, for a glimpse of excellent examples of traditional Persian Architecture. In Shiraz, visit the tomb of the poet Hafez, one of the most important people in Persian literature. His final resting place is a wonderful monument to a well-loved artist. The next day, visit the famed ancient city of Persepolis, which will no doubt amaze and intrigue. Continue on to Esfahan where you will visit the amazing palaces scattered throughout the city and return to Tehran for a final tour of the city.