Shokouh Iranian Tour and Travel Agency is honored to invite tour operators from different parts of the world to Come to Iran from February 26 to March 3 and get familiar with the marvels of this destination and evaluate our services.
The program below shows the itinerary and inclusions of this trip.
Day 1 – Feb. 26 – Shiraz
Arrival at Shiraz International Airport. Welcomed and accompanied by Shokouh Iranian agent. Hotel transfer. After lunch, visit the tomb of widely known Persian poets, Hafez. Take a tour to Darvazeh- Quran (Quran Gate), an ancient monument built to bless travelers passing by. Overnight stay in Shiraz.
Day 2 – Feb. 27 – Shiraz
Capture the colorful beauty of Nasir-ol-Molk Mosque, where the rays of sunlight crossing through the windows fills the interior with kaleidoscopic colors. Delight in Narenjestan-e-Qavam, an elaborate mansion built in the middle of sour orange trees. This garden house dates back to Qajar dynasty and is one of the most fascinating gardens of Shiraz. Become astonished by the glory of Karim khan citadel dating back to 3 centuries ago. Take a tour to awe-inspiring Vakil complex. Overnight stay in Shiraz.
Day 3 -Feb. 28 – Shiraz-Yazd
Drive to Yazd, the living museum of Iran. En route, stop by the Persepolis, the glamorous capital of ancient Persia. Tread in the simple but impressive site of Pasargadae, tomb of Cyrus the Great” the Founder of the Persian Empire” and remains of his several palaces. Arrival to Yazd, the living museum of Iran, and check into a cozy traditional guest house. Discover the mud-brick mazes and buildings of Fahadan Quarter, staying cool in scorching hot summers with windcatchers, the very first air conditioning systems ever. Take your time sitting around Amir Chakhmaq Square and enjoy the beauty of the area. Overnight stay in Yazd.
Day 4 – March 01 – Yazd – Varzaneh – Esfahan
Catch a glimpse of a Zoroastrian temple where a sacred fire has been kept burning for hundreds of years. Also, visit Dolat Abad Garden, one of the most beautiful examples of Persian gardens. Drive to Varzaneh and plunge into Varzaneh Desert, one of the most accessible deserts in the world. Check out the combination of wilderness and civilization sitting right next to each other. Unique to Varzaneh, are the local women’s costumes. While women in the rest of Iran wear black chadors, they wear completely white ones. Get entertained by warm locals in traditional houses. Continue your ride to Esfahan. Overnight stay in Esfahan.
Day 5 – March 02 – Esfahan
Drive to Esfahan, known as half the world. After check-in, capture the marvels of Safavid dynasty, all in a single square, Naghsh- e- Jahan square, the second biggest square around the world. Once used as a polo field, Naghsh- e- Jahan square is now a lively traditional bazaar. Marvel at Ali Qapu palace with its unique features and mesmerizing view of the square from the top. Soak up Islamic architecture in magnificent Imam Mosque on one side and small but impressive sheikh Lotfollah Mosque on the other side of the square. Sip some tea and indulge yourself in an ethnic dish in a memorable place. Stroll in splendid Chehel Sotoun palace with the gardens surrounding it. On this day, there will be a 2-hour meeting with Shokouh Iranian team and some tourism officials based on the free time the group has. Overnight stay in Esfahan.
Day 6 – March 03 – Esfahan
Take a walk in cobbled streets of Jolfa, Armenian district and capture the allures of Vank cathedral with the breathtaking paintings on its wall and dome. Depending our your flight, you may be transferred to Imam Khomeini International Airport to get your flight out or have free time in Esfahan before your flight from Esfahan Airport to visit some more sights.
|Accommodation||3 nights – Shiraz
1 night – Yazd
2 nights – Esfahan
|Transport||All land transfers by air-conditioned vehicle|
|Meals||Breakfast: 6 Lunch: 6 Dinner: 6|
|Service Includes||. All airport & hotel transfers
. All city transfers
. Entrance fees as mentioned in itinerary
. Tour guide
|Service Excluded||. International airfare
. Personal insurance
. Visa stamp fee
. Expenses of personal nature
. Tips & Portages