3 DAY ISFAHAN
The Jewel of Islamic Countries
Walk through beautiful boulevards, over covered bridges, marvel at fantastic palaces, mosques, and minarets. Visit the great ancient square, Naghsh-e Jahan. Bargain in the bazaars, eat at a traditional restaurant and savor flavorful and exotic Persian cuisine.
Discover Isfahan, the old capital and the 'Jewel of Islamic countries'
Naqshe Jahan Square and Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque
Visit Chehelsotun Palace
Siose pol and Khajoo bridges
Visit Aali Qapu Palace and Vank Church
Visit masjed Jame
Discover Iranian cuisine. You will never forget the taste of Iranian foods
Visit the great hub of tourism in Iran, The most famous city of Iran for its attractions and architecture. A city which was once one of the largest cities in the world, with many beautiful boulevards, covered bridges, palaces, mosques, and minarets. Led to the Persian proverb "Esfahan Nesf-e Jahan ", Isfahan is the half of the world. Visit the Naghsh-e Jahan Square in Isfahan, one of the largest city squares in the world and an outstanding example of the Iranian-Islamic architecture designated by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site. See the Zayande River starts in the Zagros Mountains, flows from west to east through the heart of Isfahan.
The city is located in the lush plain of the Zayanderud River at the foothills of the Zagros mountain range. Get familiar with the great producers of handicrafts, fine carpets, textiles, steel, Alloys and an attraction for international investments. Isfahan has the largest shopping mall with a museum in the world and has the largest indoor amusement park in the middle-east. Visit "Pol-e Khaju", which was built by Shah Abbas II in 1650 is 123 meters long with 24 arches, and also serves as a sluice gate. Enjoy the extraordinary dishes like Fesenjan, Beryouni and savor tasty famous sweets.
Salam! You will fly to Tabriz with Turkish Airlines via Istanbul. Your flight will land at 01:40 o'clock at Shahid Madani International Airport. After your welcome, the tour guide will transfer you to the hotel. Since you arrived in Tabriz in the morning, all your check-in have already been done. Have a good rest and collect your energy for the next morning.
Tabriz is one of the Iran’s old capitals. Explore the highlights of Tabriz, like Amir Nezam House, Blue Masque, Qajar living history, and the Tabriz Historic Baazar Complex, the largest covered bazaar in the world on Silk Road & UNESCO World Heritage Site. Then in the evening we taste a local delicious cuisine. Depending on timing, we may spend the night walking in El-Göli Park and breathing deeply in the scents of fragrant flowers.
We start third day of our trip by almost 2 hours’ driving via scenic west of Iran to Jolfa. Today we review Christianity history in Iran by visiting two most important churches, UNESCO World Heritage Sites registered as Armenian Monastic Ensembles of Iran.
First we visit St. Stephan Church, dating back to Ninth Century, the northern part of which is called Ghoppe (cap)and the southern part is called Sabad (Basket), second church we visit is Qareh kalisa or BLACK CHURCHE, in a mountainous area which conical roofs is visible from long distance. Then we drive to Maku, a town located between two rocky foothills; the northern part of which could be imagined as a common ceiling over lots of houses. We finish our day by testing another local cuisine.
Private Tour (without time limit on the launch)
HOTEL CATEGORY AND ACCOMMODATION
An arrival transfer is included on this trip.
This trip starts at 9:00 in the morning on day 2 The maximum check-in baggage allowance is 17 kg per person plus hand luggage.
Please note deposits for this trip are refundable and transferable (We only deduct the bank transfer fee) as per our terms and conditions. A single supplement is available on this trip. Booking process of the hotels starts upon receiving the flight details.
There is a possibility to change the hotel to another similar hotel. Drinking alcohol in Iran is prohibited.
A deposit of 30% is required when booking this tour. The remaining balance will be charged 45 days prior departure. For any bookings within 45 days of departure, the full tour amount will be charged upon booking.
Free cancellation up to 45 days prior departure, but the 20% deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applicable within 45 days of departure.
We use good quality 4 star and 5 star hotels in this tour. In some cities local star ratings may vary slightly from international standards. Accommodation is based on double or twin en-suite rooms with air conditioning. All couples will have a private double room. Single travelers may choose to pay a single room supplement to guarantee themselves a single room throughout the tour. Alternatively, they may choose to share a twin room with another traveler of the same sex. If there are no other single travelers available to pair up with at the time of your booking, then we will add the single supplement to the tour price, but will refund this or deduct it from your balance payment if we are able to pair you up later on.
In your trip we use private AC Van, Middle Bus or Bus throughout this tour, subject to the final size of the group.
The tour includes a 24-hour airport meet & assist service in Tehran and Shiraz International Airport, your arrival and departure airport-hotel transfers and all other transfers.
Prices listed are on a per person basis, sharing accommodation (unless otherwise stated).Prices do not include international flights.
Most tours are based on customers sharing twin-bedded rooms. If you book as an individual, you will be roomed with someone of the same sex. However, on many tours we offer the opportunity to pay a supplement to pre-book a single room.
The tour price includes entrance fees to all the tourist sites mentioned in the itinerary. You will need to cover the cost of entrance to any other extra sites that you may wish to visit.
BOOKING & PAYMENT
If you would like to book a place on this tour, please complete the online reservation form on our website. We will then contact you with more details about how to complete your booking. Payments may be made by making a bank transfer. Full details will be provided in your booking confirmation email. Please contact us if you would like any more information or have any questions before making a booking.
PASSPORTS AND VISAS
Passports should be valid for at least six months after your departure from the country. Please do not bring an almost full or almost expired passport. Visa arrangements are the responsibility of the traveler. For more information about how to get an Iranian visa please visit this page.
HEALTH INSURANCE FEE
Please prepare 12.00 euro for compulsory health insurance fee at Iran Airport. Please always remember: Pay with an exact cash amount. Credit cards are not accepted for payments made in Iran.
WOMEN DRESS CODE IN IRAN
What Women Tourists Can Wear in Iran?
Generally, women have to wear clothing that conceals their body parts. In Iran you can see most women wearing “mantou” that might be in different colors and even tight or short. Your other choice can be “tunics” and pants. If you would prefer to wear a skirt, it should be at least mid-calf or longer, with nontransparent, darkish hosiery underneath. Ankle length skirts are unusual but acceptable. There is no problem with wearing skinny jeans and high boots but avoid Carpi pants, they are too short and not acceptable. Open toed sandals with nail polish are fine.
Arrival and departure airport transfers
Breakfast and Dinner
Breakfast & Dinner
Land travel in Iran by air-conditioned coach
Services of an experienced Iranian tour guide throughout the tour
entrance tickets according to the travel plan
entrance tickets according to the travel plan
International air fares, taxes and surcharges