Best time: Christmas holidays
Iran Christmas tour in 10 days
It is time to choose a new and unique destination for your christmas holiday. In this tour you will have experience sking in Iran snowy mountains, visit the city of four seasons, Shiraz and the center of Iran civilization. And you will visit Iran deserts with unique view in the middle of winter.
Christmas holidays in Iran: Day1: Tehran:
Arrive at IKA airport of Tehran. Meet and greet with English speaking tour guide. Transfer to hotel. Stay overnight.
Christmas holidays in Iran: Day2: Tehran:
Drive to Touchal which is one of the best and popular area of Iran for Ski (50 km) to Ski on snow land and have a great time in this area. In the afternoon drive back to Tehran. Stay overnight.
Christmas holidays in Iran: Day3: Tehran:
Visit Golestan palace which is one of Iran UNESCO sites with incredible architecture, Grand bazaar of Tehran, Iran national museum you will enter the gate of Iran history and you will get familiar with Iran history, Carpet museum (You will visit heaven in Iranian carpets), Azadi tower (A well Known tower of Iran and it means Liberty tower). Stay overnight.
Christmas holidays in Iran: Day4: Shiraz:
Transfer to Tehran airport, departure to Shiraz. Transfer to Shiraz hotel. Visit Hafez tomb as the great poet of Iran and his amazing book, his book is translated to different languages like English, French, ... . His poems are about God, humanity, and mysticism. Then visit Quran gate as one of entrance gate of Shiraz city and also visit Khaju Kermani tomb (outside view) then you will visit other great poet of Iran and he is the one whom Hafez learns a lot from his poems. Free time, enjoy you time walking in streets. Stay overnight.
Christmas holidays in Iran: Day5: Shiraz:
Drive to Sepidan (80 km). Skiing in Polad Kaf area and enjoy your time there. Drive back to Shiraz. Visit Karim Khane citadel (outside view) as the great king of Iran in 18 century during Zand dynasty. Stay overnight.
Christmas holidays in Iran: Day 6: Shiraz:
In the morning an excursion to the great monuments of Iran with belongs to 2500 years ago during Achaemenian era: your first visit is Persepolis a great complex of beautiful palaces with amazing motifs, this complex was build for the great feast of new year in Iran which known as Nowruz and still Iranian people start their new year with first day of spring or Nowruz, then visit Naghsh-e-Rostam (Necropolis) as a great cemetery of Achaemenian kings and also several motifs related to Sassanid era. And in the afternoon the tour will continue with visit of Eram garden which is one of Iran UNESCO sites as one of the most beautiful gardens of Shiraz and known as botanical garden of Shiraz. Then visit Ali ibn-é Hamzeh at Shiraz with great mirror work in holy Shrines. Then visit Vakil bazaar as old bazzar of Shiraz which belongs to 18 century during Zand daynasty and at the time it changed to the center of trades not only for people but also a best place for merchants of other lands and countries like European merchants. Stay overnight.
Christmas holidays in Iran: Day 7: Isfahan:
Drive to Varzaneh (490km) and visit Varzaneh desert. Enjoy your time walking on sands. Drive back to Isfahan. After a few hours rest you will have a walk in the popular street of Isfahan, Chahar Bagh street and also visit Sio-se Pol and Khaju historical bridges. Stay overnight.
Christmas holidays in Iran: Day8: Isfahan:
In the morning visit the sightseeing of Naghshe Jahan square includes Sheikh Lotfollah mosque it is a unique mosque without minarets and great Iranian tiles work that attracts every ones attentions, Imam mosque as a mosque with mystery architecture and great dome and minarets and Ali Qapou palace building with beautiful tiles and great architecture and also you will visit the musical room in this palace, Qeysarieh bazaar a great and beautiful bazaar of Isfahan. Visit Jofa touristic area and Vank cathedral with great painting of Jesus Christ. Stay overnight.
Christmas holidays in Iran: Day 9: Kashan:
Drive to Kashan (180 km). Transfer to hotel. Visit Fin Garden where Amir Kabir the minister of Naser-e Din Shah the King of Qajar murdered, the garden has a beautiful view, Tabatabai house with amazing plaster work and also the beautiful five doors room, the mosque and school of Agha Bozorg as the only mosque without pulpit and Broujerdi house with amazing ceiling and architecture and also some signs of European paintings. Stay overnight.
Christmas holidays in Iran: Day10:
Transfer to IKA airport and fly out.
- Car and driver
- Transfer: IKA airport to Tehran hotel/ Tehran hotel to Tehran airport/ Shiraz airport to Shiraz hotel/ Kashan hotel to IKA airport hotel.
- English speaking tour guide
- Domestic flight: Tehran to Shiraz
- Travel insurance
- Visa code
- Traditional gift
- Entrance fee for 14 attractions
- 9 nights accommodation in 3* hotel with breakfast