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Ancient Persia In Depth

 

Summary:

Join Peregrine for this foray into one of the world’s most fascinating and lesser-visited countries – Iran. See the best of Ancient Persia on a round-trip from Tehran, experiencing breathtaking mosques, stepped hillside villages, cleverly designed wind to...

Duration
13 Days
Cities
5
Next Departure
25-Sep-2021
Starting at
USD 2,830.00
Price per day
USD 218.00

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Operator
Peregrine Travel Centre
Tour
Ancient Persia In Depth
Travel Style
Small Group Tour with More Flexibility
Travel Quality
Luxury Tour
Group Size
1 - 12


Summary

Join Peregrine for this foray into one of the world’s most fascinating and lesser-visited countries – Iran. See the best of Ancient Persia on a round-trip from Tehran, experiencing breathtaking mosques, stepped hillside villages, cleverly designed wind towers (badgirs) and bazaars full of colour and aroma. Uncover layers of a chequered history, and discover the fusion of Islam, Jewish, Zoroastrian, Christian and Baha’i influences. Spend 13 days with a group of likeminded travellers and a local leader eager to provide insight into the stories and people of this enchanting nation.

Short Itinerary

Day 1.
Tehran
Day 2.
Tehran
Day 3.
Kashan
Day 4.
Yazd
Day 5.
Yazd
Day 6.
Shiraz
Day 7.
Shiraz
Day 8.
Shiraz
Day 9.
Esfahan
Day 10.
Esfahan
Day 11.
Esfahan
Day 12.
Tehran
Day 13.
Tehran

Visited cities (5): Esfahan, Kashan, Shiraz, Tehran, Yazd

 

Remarks

Highlights

  • Explore one of the greatest cities of antiquity, Persepolis. The relief carvings and towering columns will leave you in no doubt that this was once the centre of the known world
  • Once a major stop on the Silk Road, visit Yazd and discover the role religion plays in the city, from the impressive Jameh Mosque to the Zoroastrian towers and temples
  • Dine at one of Isfahan's oldest restaurants. Tastefully furnished with tall stained glass windows an intricate mirror work, this is the perfect setting to sample some traditional Persian cuisine.
  • Soak up the sights and atmosphere of the jewel in the crown of Persia, the beautiful town of Esfahan. Feel the past glory at the Imam Square and its surrounding palaces and mosques. Explore the Vank Cathedral and see the stunning Si-o-she Pol (the Bridge of 33 arches) lit up at night.

Travel Package

DescriptionComing from Going to
Tour (Round Trip) Tehran Tehran

This is an Organised Group Tour: the itinerary has been predefined by the tour operator. The tour destinations, duration, accommodations, departure dates and the price are fix. You can join, enjoy and meet other people.


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