Caspian Sea Tour
Iran Caspian Sea Tour will take you to cities near the Caspian Sea in northern Iran to explore Iran’s North Forest and coastal cities. Visit Masuleh, a terraced village; sample Iranian Caviar in Talesh; and take in the breathtaking scenery of the Heyran mountain pass. Visit Ardabil, the city of the founder of the Safavid Dynasty; the colorful mountains of Aladaghlar; and visit Tabriz, the city of carpets on the Silk Road.
- Historical Tours
- Duration: Days 11 / Nights 10
- City: Tehran-Tabriz-Kandovan-Maku-Urumiyeh-Maragheh-Sarain-Ardabil-Anzali-Masuleh-Rasht-Zanjan
Arrive at Tehran Airport and transfer to Hotel O/N Tehran.
City tour in Tehran, visiting the Archeological Museum, Sa’dabad Palace, and Carpet Museum, Evening flight to Tabriz, transfer to O/N Tabriz.
In the morning, visit the Azarbaijan Museum, then drive toward Kandovan Village, a living example of human adaptation to exceptionally unusual natural surroundings, O/N Tabriz.
Drive to the Maku valley in the very NW of Iran. There you’ll view the 1000-year-old Ghare Kelisa (black church), which is the graveyard of Saint Thaddeus and located at the foot of a hill. Continue to Urumiyeh, O/N Urumiyeh.
After breakfast, visit Maryam church, then drive toward Maragheh. We will visit the Blue and Red Domes of Maragheh and Ghaffariyeh dome, O/N Maragheh.
After breakfast, drive toward Sarain. Sarein is a spa region with numerous hot mineral springs of various temperatures known for their therapeutic values. O/N Sarain
After breakfast, drive toward Ardebil. In Ardebil, we will visit Sheikh Safi-Ad-Din (great Sufi) mausoleum complex and drive toward the Caspian Sea in Anzali, O/N Anzali.
Morning cruise on Anzali lagoon, then drive toward the mountain village of Masuleh with the yellow-clay external façade of the houses. In fact, this 1000-year-old village resembles an anthropological and architectural museum, O/N Rasht.
After breakfast, visit the anthropology museum, then drive toward Zanjan, Hotel O/N Zanjan.
In the morning, visit Rakhtshor Khane Museum, then transfer to Tehran via VIA Soltaniyeh Dome, O/N Tehran.
Transfer to IKA airport and departure to your home country.