Nomad Tour in Iran
A nomadic tour to Iran will provide a good opportunity to visit Kashan and Abyaneh village. A pathway travel next to Iranian deserts, and a journey to Zagros mountains are other aspects of a nomadic trip. You can also try settlement in nomadic nets while eating their special foods. A chance to visit Margoon waterfall and enjoying mountainous nature of Iran are other consequences of this type of trip. At the end of this tour we will visit Shiraz and the ancient city of Persepolis.
Some of the places you can visit:
Golestan Palace / National Museum of Iran / Abyaneh village / Tepe Sialk / Fin Garden / Boroujerdian house / Ali Qapu Palace / Vank Cathedral / Zayandeh rud River / Shahrekord / Zagros Mountains / Koohrang County / Sabze kooh national park / Nomad People / Sepidan / Margoon waterfall / palace of Ardashir / Qashqai nomads / Persepolis / Naqsh-e-Rostam / Pasargadae / Saadi and Hafez tombs / Vakil complex / Shah Cheragh shrine / Qavam House
Itinerary in detail:
Nomads in Iran,around Shiraz
Day 1: Welcome to Tehran!
Upon arrival in the capital of Iran enjoy a unique tour of Golestan palace, one of the oldest places in Tehran. There are several museums in this complex where royal Qajar families used to reside. In the afternoon we visit National Museum of Iran to gain an insight into Iran’s History, culture, and art. Stay overnight in Tehran.
Day 2: Abyaneh-Kashan
Our next stop is Abyaneh, a small village 320 km South of Tehran. This village, one of UNESCO’s World Heritage Sites, is also called the Red village because of its red soil and houses. After a traditional lunch in Abyaneh, we travel to Kashan another historic village, to explore Tepe Sialk, Fin Garden, and Boroujerdian house. Stay overnight in Kashan.
Day 3: Isfahan
After a two-hour drive we arrive in Isfahan in the morning. The city tour includes Naghshe Jahan Square, one of UNESCO’s World Heritage Sites, with its unique architecture belonging to Safavid Dynasty, Ali Qapu Palace, Lotfollah Mosque, Imam Mosque, and the traditional bazaar. It’s the time to get some of your souvenirs because you can find exquisite handicrafts at bazaar. Later in the evening we enjoy Vank Cathedral and Chehel sotun Palace. To make the most of your day you can take a stroll along the Zayandeh rud at night and be swept away by its tranquility.
Day 4: Shahrekord-koohrang
In the morning we continue our trip to Shahrekord (after a 1-hour drive). We have a tour of the city to admire panoramic vistas. Later in the evening we travel to Koohrang County, 85 km away from Shahrekord, to enjoy its natural attractions. Stay Overnight in Koohrang.
Day 5: Koohrang
Today’s sightseeing includes Saman and Sabze kooh national park in order to enjoy some untouched natural beauty. Stay overnight in koohrang.
Day 6: Yasuj-Sepidan
Enjoy a 3-hour scenic drive to Yasuj where we can see nomadic tribes on the way and join them for a traditional lunch in a nomadic black tent. We drive to Sepidan County in the evening. Stay overnight in Sepidan.
Day 7: Sepidan-Shiraz
Browse through Sepidan to explore its natural attractions and rural life. We also see breathtaking Margoon waterfall which is 70 meters high. In the evening we head to Shiraz, 130 km away.
Day 8: Shiraz
We have a tour of this enchanting city which includes Karim Khan Citadel, Pars Museum, Vakil Mosque, Vakil public bath, and Vakil bazaar. You can find elegant handicrafts and seek out a bargain in Vakil bazaar. In the evening we visit Eram botanical garden to see various species of plants and Saadi Tomb. It is here that you can experience spiritual tranquility in Persian gardens.
Day 9: Firuzabad
After a two-hour drive we arrive in Firuzabad in the morning. We explore Sassanian fire temple ( palace of Ardashir ) with its unique design and the picturesque pond next to it. In the afternoon we go back to Shiraz to relax in Hafez Tomb and get a good impression of the city at night. Stay Overnight in Shiraz.
Day 10: Kohmare Sorkhi
We drive to Kohmare Sorkhi early in the morning to join Qashqai nomads and spend half a day with them to get familiar with their way of living. Stay overnight in Shiraz.
Day 11: Shiraz
No trip to Iran is complete without seeing Persepolis and Naghshe Rostam. In the morning we head to the treasure of Iran ancient history. Persepolis, once the Capital of Persian Empire, is 80 km North of Shiraz. After having lunch in a restaurant nearby, we drive for another 80 km to Pasargad to admire Cyrus tomb and palace. We stay overnight in Shiraz.
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