Enjoy off the beaten tracks, explore wild flowers and gorgeous sceneries in Zagros Mounts
Iran has a huge potential to botany tourists because of these aspects:
- Diversity in vegetation types and various climates
- Superb Topography (heights from -26m to 5671m)
- 7300 plant species which 24% are endemic, 2000 species endangered!
- Very rich culture, hospitability, history and archeology
In this tour, we will see several beautiful bulbs like tulips, fritillaries and corydalis or other wild mountain flowers like Dionysia.
The best time to book this tour is April.
Day 1 Arrive in Shiraz. O/N Shiraz
Day 2 Persepolis and Necrapolis, Eram Botanic Garden. O/N Shiraz
Day 3 Drive to Yasuj and stop in flower hotspots near Sepidan. Continue to Kakan route, catch landscape views O/N Yasuj
Day 4 We head to Semirom region where we botanise two flower hotspots to see several wild flower species and breath taking views around Dena mountains. O/N Shahreza
Day 5 Isfahan City tour. O/N Esfahan
Day 6-7 Shahrekurd countryside, botanizing in two days and catching many sceneries in mountains. O/N Shahrekurd
Day 8 drive to Daran and Khansar, en route, enjoy and photograph the sceneries of Zagros, and several nice flowers in wild O/N Khansar
Day 9 Drive To Khoramabad, more botanizing and landscape photography. O/N Khoramabad
Day 10 to Qom, roadside botanizing, landscape photography. Shrine visit. Continue to Tehran airport for departure .
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building
End Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building
Duration: 10 days
Suggested dates: 10-25 April 2019
Also possible to change to a group inquiry.
For 1- 4persons, Suzuki Grand 4x4 A/C
For 5 - 8 persons, Minibus or Van
- Guiding Services
- Private Transportation
- Admission Tickets
Estimated Local Cash Needed
200 USD - Or equivalent in Rials per pax for standard hotel in sharing double bed room, $200 per pax for all meals,
- Personal Expenses
- Food, Drinks, Snacks
***Please note: Due to OFAC sanctions against my country, 100% of the tour cost is payable in cash in USD or EUR to me at the start of the tour. If you have any questions about this, do not hesitate to contact me through the "Message Feri" button***