|1||arrival to Kermanshah||Midnight arrival in Kermanshah, meet & assist services at Ashrafi Esfahani Intl. airport, outside transit hall then transfer to hotel, overnight Kermanshah
Kermanshah is one of the cradles of prehistoric cultures. It is the place of historical excavations.
|2||Kermanshah – Hamadan||Morning visit of Kermanshah for Tagh-Bostan, large rock relief from the era of Sassanid Empire of Persia. A visit of Bisotoun Inscription (meaning “the god’s place or land”) is a multi-lingual inscription located on Mount Bisotun. (UNESCO World Heritage Site)
Drive to Hamadan via visiting Kangavar for Anahita temple.
|3||Hamadan – Qazvin||Morning visit of Hamadan for Ganjnameh, an ancient inscription, then Stone lion. Tomb of Esther and Mordechai, the most important pilgrimage site for Jews in the country.
Drive to Qazvin.
|4||Qazvin – Zanjan||Morning visit of Shazdeh Hosein Shrine and Old Tehran gate. Drive to Zanjan for visiting Rakhtshur khaneh, traditional laundry house of Qajar era.
|5||Zanjan – Tabriz||Drive Zanjan to Tabriz via visiting Soltanieh (UNESCO World Heritage Site).
|6||Tabriz – Kandowan||Visit of Tabriz for Blue Mosque, Constitution House, El-Goli, The grand Bazar of Tabriz and Saat tower. Late afternoon/evening drive to Kandovan, the region of Cappadocia.
|7||Kandowan – Ardabil||Morning visit of the Kandovan village. Then drive to Ardabil, the city of the sanctuary and tomb of Sheikh Safi ad-din. It has many hot springs and beautiful natural landscapes.
|8||Ardabil – Bandar Anzali||Drive to Bandar Anzali along the Caspian sea. Enjoy boat riding on Anzali Lagoon.
Overnight Bandar Anzali
|9||Bandar e Anzali – Tehran||Drive to Tehran via visiting Masouleh and Chaloos winding road.
|10||Tehran||Tehran is the capital city of Iran (Persia = Land of Aryans) and the most important events in the history of the whole country take place here since 1796. Tehran is a living and growing city. Its numerous museums house the most important collection of recent and remote Persian art and culture.
Full day city tour of Tehran. Visit of National museum, the best place to see the history of the Persia through preserved ancient and medieval Persian antiquities. Glassware and Ceramics museum, Carpet museum exhibits a variety of Persian carpets and specific arts from all over Iran, dating from the 18th century to the present and finally Golestan palace, the world heritage historic monuments in Tehran.
(Mondays most of museums and palaces are close)
|11||Tehran||Visiting of Sa’ad Abad palace (Green and White buildings), Tajrish square and Bazar and Holy shrine. Then visit of National Jewelry museum (may replace with other palaces or museums based on weekdays or national holidays)
|12||Departure||Transfer to IKA and depart Iran.|
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