Golden Road Tour
“Iran Golden Roade Tour” is the most comprehensive tour in Tehran Travels Nili agency and an exceptional opportunity in which you will go to the distinctive historical places as well as least visited spots of our beautiful and historical country in about one week.
Distinctive and well-known old monuments; from splendid historical houses of Kashan, the great Naghsh-e Jahan Sq. in Isfahan, ancient fire temple in Yazd to lovely Nasir-ol Molk Mosque (or Pink Mosque) in Shiraz and the magnificent Persepolis and Necropolis near to Shiraz .
If you are eager to explore the historical Iran, seize the chance to join this inclusive tour and visit several historical places, from known to lesser-known that you won’t find in any other itineraries. For lovers of history “Iran Golden Roade Tour” is a must do travel.
- Historical Tours
- Duration: Days 6 / Nights 5
- City: Historical Tour (Tehran – Shiraz – Yazd – Isfahan)
Arrival at Tehran airport, transfer to sightseeing in Tehran.
We will visit the Archaeological & Islamic Art Museum, the finest museum in Iran, where you’ll view a collection of ancient Persian civilization. Then we will visit Golestan Palace (a world heritage site). In the evening, fly to Shiraz, transfer to the hotel, and rest. O/N Shiraz.
We will visit Eram and Narenjestan Gardens, Nasir-ol-Molk Mosque, Hafez (or Saadi) mausoleum, Vakil Bazaar and the most astonishing mirror decoration of Aliebnehamze Holy Shrine. O/N Shiraz.
Drive to Yazd; en route we will visit Qoran Gate, Persepolis (a castle made by free workers, not slaves in 500 BC), Necropol (tombs of Achamenian kings) and Passargad, the tomb of Cyrus the Great, which was the Achamenian center. O/N Yazd.
In the morning, we will explore on foot this ancient city. We will visit narrow alleys, the highest wind tower in the city, which keeps the buildings cool, the Friday mosque from the 14th century, and a Zoroastrian temple where sacred fire has been kept alive for hundreds of years and is now a Zoroastrian pilgrim center. This is an opportunity to learn about Zoroastrianism, the Persian religion before the Arabs introduced Islam to Iran. Then go to the Towers of Silence on the outskirts of the city, which was a burial place for Zoroastrians. In the afternoon, drive to Isfahan. En route, we will visit Naeen Castle and an old caravansary. O/N Isfahan.
In the morning we will visit Imam Square, the huge open square in the center of Isfahan with four monuments on four sides, including the Imam mosque, covered inside and outside with intricate turquoise tiles; the smaller Sheikh Lotfollah mosque contains some of the best mosaics from the 17th century; Ali Ghapoo Palace, which was the first skyscraper in Iran; and Isfahan Bazaar, where you can visit the workshop of artists who paint miniatures, sometimes on bone. In the afternoon, we will visit Si-o-Se Pol (thirty three) and Khajoo Bridges over Zayanderud, relax in one of the traditional tea houses, drink tea and smoke Persian water pipes. O/N Isfahan.
Continue to Tehran, en route we will visit Fin complex in Kashan and the Masumeh shrine in Qom.
Transfer to Tehran IKA airport for your return flight. The end of tour