From Deep Deserts to Historical Sites

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  • Booking Type Instant Booking
  • duration 15 days
  • tour type Group
  • minimum participants 3
  • age requirement 15+ years old
  • guiding method Live Guide/Instructor
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  • Starts Tehran, Iran
  • Ends Tehran, Iran
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HIGHLIGHTS
  • Journey through a vast ocean sands in the Rig Jenn Desert
  • Visit Yazd, one of Iran’s oldest continuously inhabited towns
  • Explore the ruins of the legendary city of Persepolis, the capital of Darius the Great
  • See some of the major sights of Tehran
Join us on this guided, 15-day tour of Iran and explore both the natural beauty of the country as well as its cultural heritage. Start your trip from Tehran, the modern-day capital of the country, and travel to Kashan. See the famous Fin Garden, whose landscape principles go all the way back to the ancient Persian civilization.

Continue your journey to Isfahan, the 17th-century capital of the Safavid empire that was, back then, one of the world’s greatest cities – architecturally striking and wealthy beyond imagination. Head for the nearby Rig Jenn Desert, a vast area of sand dunes in Iran's central desert, and enjoy a desert safari.

Get the chance to visit Garmeh, a village located in the Mesr Desert, and learn how people live in one of the most inhospitable places in the world. Stay at a local's house and get the opportunity to learn more about their culture and way of living. See the giant wind towers of Yazd next and travel to Shiraz, probably the most well known of all the ancient Persian cities and home to the tomb of the great Persian poet Hafiz.

End your trip in Tehran with a city sightseeing tour. We will drop you off at Imam Khomeini International Airport according to your flight schedule. for more about this trip, please read the itinerary below.
CUSTOMER REVIEWS ABOUT SURFIRAN
5 - Excellent
Based on 11 reviews
Joshua's review for another Surfiran tour
5 - Excellent
  • Joshua
  • From Britain
  • On Dec 03 2019
“A delightfully inclusive and inviting package with maximum interaction with the locals and an exquisite culinary odyssey.
And finally and most importantly, a comprehensive historical overview of Persia's past amidst the backdrop of its timeless present.”
Harrison's review for another Surfiran tour
5 - Excellent
  • Harrison
  • From USA
  • On May 24 2018
“Thank you Surfiran for a fascinating glimpse into Iranian culture and history. Our guide was extremely knowledgeable and interesting and the destinations were unforgettable!”
Rafiq's review for another Surfiran tour
5 - Excellent
  • Rafiq
  • From USA
  • On Jun 03 2018
“The Iranian Culture and Heritage Tour gave me a glimpse and insight to Iran. I recommend it.”
ITINERARY Expand All
  • Day 1: Tehran arrival
  • Day 2: Tehran – Kashan
  • Day 3: Kashan - Abyaneh – Isfahan
  • Day 4: Isfahan
  • Day 5: Isfahan: free day
  • Day 6: Rig Jenn Desert
  • Day 7: Mesr Desert
  • Day 8: Garmeh
  • Day 9: Garmeh - Kharanagh - Yazd
  • Day 10: Yazd
  • Day 11: Yazd - Shiraz
  • Day 12: Shiraz
  • Day 13: Shiraz - Tehran (flight)
  • Day 14: Tehran
  • Day 15: TEHRAN (DEPARTURE)
WHAT'S INCLUDED
  • Pickup and drop off from/to Imam Khomeini (IKA) Airport
  • Domestic flight from Shiraz to Tehran
  • Accommodation in standard-grade hotels
  • Land travel in Iran by air-conditioned coach
  • Services of an experienced Iranian guide throughout the tour
  • Meals: 15 breakfasts, 0 lunches, and 1 dinner
OPTIONAL ADDONS (Available during check-out)
WHAT'S EXCLUDED
  • International air fares, taxes and surcharges
  • Travel insurance
  • Items of a personal nature such as laundry or phone calls
  • Visa authorization number and cost
  • Tips to local guides and drivers
  • Entrance fees to monuments and museums mentioned on the itinerary
  • Single supplement for solo travelers
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CANCELLATION

40% Deposit payable upfront. Remaining balance payable 60 days prior to trip departure. Free cancellation up to 60 days prior departure, but the 40% deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applicable within 60 days of departure.

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