The Persian Silk Road in 12 days

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Tour Number

Activity Level

46513


Categories

Museums / Culture, First Time Visitor, City, Adventure / Active

Details

Kid Friendly: No.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 4

Language(s)

explanation

German (basic), French (basic), Farsi (fluent), Arabic (basic), English (advanced)

Shiraz, Persepolis, Yazd, Central Desert, Garmeh Oasis, Naiin, Esfahan, Abyaneh, Kashan


Walk on the roads where Darius made as royal raod and Alexander had benefited to get to Persepolis! step on the ancient silk road in Persia, visit many Caravanserai and ruins left, enjoy living in old traditional houses, eat the forgotten meals, cooked by locals and amazed by the sceneries and mountains in Iranian plateau!

You visit the main touristic cities and world heritage sites plus many hidden places and unique experiences. . .

The tour extended to the east and central Iran visiting Garmeh oasis, desert life and salt lake!

Itinerary

Day 1: arrival at Shiraz airport, transfer to hotel, city tour, rest. O/N Forough Hotel

Day 2: Excursion to Firuzabad to see Sasanid palaces. O/N Forough H

Day 3: Shiraz -Persepolis-Necrapolis-Pasargadae, Abarkuh town. O/N Aghazadeh H

Day 4-5: Abarkuh highlights, drive to Yazd, next day Yazd city tour. O/N Shaarbaf H

Day 6: Travel to Dashte Kavir, the central desert, stop in Kharanaq village, Garmeh oasis. O/N Ateshooni H

Day 8: drive to Mesr desert, salt lake. O/N Tabātabāei lodge

Day 9-10: Drive to Esfahan via Naiin town. Esfahan city tour. Hashtbehesht H

Day 11 Drive to Kashan, stop in Natanz and Abyaneh. O/N Saraye Darbe Bagh H
Day 12 Kashan city tour, Fiin Garden. Afternoon transfer to IKA airport for departure. End of the tour.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: At the airport or hotel

End location: At the airport or hotel

Duration: 12 days

Visits in arrival and departure days are affected by the flights timing and must be flexible!

Transportation

Private sedan car

What’s Included

  • Guiding Services
  • Private Transportation
  • Admission Tickets

Other: Transport by Suzuki Grand Vitara 4WD, English Speaking Guide from airport to airport, visa reference code, all meals.

**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.**

Estimated Local Cash Needed

40 $ - Or equivalent in Rials per night for a double bed in 2-3* hotel or traditional house including breakfast and $20/night for my accommodation in the cities other than Shiraz (I live in Shiraz at my own place).

What’s Extra

Other: **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.**.

Restrictions

All my tours are guide /driver and I use my Suzuki Grand model 2010. This Japanese car has the capability of 4WD and is safe for winter trips too.
Min pax is two but the seats fit max 4 adults with average size! The trunk is 690 litres !

A Recent Review of this tour

Excellent and very professional guide (i am not using those words lightly) with extensive knowledge on Persian History. Feri is a carefull driver, having a recent, large and comfortable sedan car. furthermore, Feri have an infinite patience. Tour have been changed / adapted on day to day basis according our mood. His connections helped on this matter to get last minutes hotels. We spend good time in Iran & Armenia, and would like warmly recommend Feri.
Alix Moi

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