In this trip we step into colorful nature of Iran with surprising contrasts. We will experience forest trekking in the north, mountain trekking in the southwest and desert trekking in the center of Iran. To these we should add cultural and historic cities of Shiraz, Isfahan and Kashan as well as their wonderful attractions. Also, this trip is an opportunity to experience direct contact with local culture and people.
Tour Itinerary :
Day 2: Full Day City Tour of Tehran
Full day city tour of Tehran. Today, we visit Tehran downtown and its highlights. The Grand Bazaar of Tehran with its crowd and numerous shops is a great place to experience local lifestyle. Golestan Palace, a world heritage site, mirroring last four century history of Iran is our next stop. Then, we visit Iran National Museum and its archaeological section showcasing thousands of years of culture and civilization.
Overnight in Tehran.
Day 3: Trekking in Southern Wing of Alborz Mountain Range
Today, we have an exciting excursion to Tehran outskirt. Tehran is located in southern wing of Alborz Mountains with moderate and pleasant climate. We walk through green villages at the foot of Alborz Mountains and cover off the beaten trails and enjoy the high mountain peaks, spectacular scenery and beautiful springs and waterfalls.
Overnight in Camp.
Thank you to Iran-Marcopolo for your great support, guide, planning, and service. We were not disappointed in any way with our trip. Such an amazing place with welcoming people. We had a great guide with excellent knowledge of the country. I would recommend this tour 100%!!MarcoFrom Croatia
We had a brilliant 16 day trip to Iran. We chose Iran Marcopolo because they offered a great range of tours covering both culture and nature. We really enjoyed our time, saw astonishing places, and most importantly, met warm, welcoming people.MateoFrom Argentina
What a wonderful trip we had through Iran! I was a little hesitant about going there. But after doing some research, I decided to go and I’m happy I did. The county is so lovely, clean and safe. Our guide was experienced, knowledgeable & friendly. This destination is not to be missed.ManuelFrom Spain
It has been a fascinating 2 weeks. Our tour was very well organized and flowed seamlessly. I never felt unsafe throughout the country. Isfahan was especially beautiful, we also enjoyed Shiraz. Mountain and desert trekking was enjoyable and astonishing. Food was also wonderful. This tour was tremendous!JamesFrom Ireland
Questions & Answers :
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Departure Dates :
Depending on the group size, the tour price will change. Tour size can vary from one person to above 20 persons.
You will be accommodated in 4-star hotels and Camps. Hotels could be replaced with similar hotel in the same category.
A Single Supplement is bookable on this trip, subject to availability at the time of booking. The price of the single suplement will be quoted at the time of booking.
The Iranian currency is Iranian Rials (IRR). However it’s common by the locals to use Toman instead of Rials on daily business. Note that 1 Toman = 10 Rials. You should also not that International payment systems and bank cards are not available in Iran. So make sure to bring enough cash for your whole journey.
Weekdays in Iran
States offices, administration, post office and banks are generally open from 7:30 – 12:00 and reopen after a lunch break until 16:00. Thursdays are the working hours until 12:00.
Friday is weekend in Iran.
We offer visa assistance to those who are traveling with us. For some nationalities a visa is required to enter Iran. A visa can be obtained from the Iranian embassy or consulate in your country of residence or at the Iranian airports upon arrival. However, arrival visa is not available for US, British and Canadian Citizens and a visa needs to be obtained prior to travel. Feel free to contact us for Iranian visa assistance.
Your trip will start in Tehran and finish in Tehran.
You need to pay 30% of your tour total amount as deposit if you’re booking prior to 30 days from departure date. If you’re booking after 30 days, you must pay the full amount. Payment should be made through wire transfer to the bank account given in your quotation sheet.
You must have a valid travel insurance during your stay in Iran. You’ll need to provide your insurance certificate when applying for visa either at Iranian embassy in the country of your residence or at the Iranian airports. You will have the option to purchase travel insurance from Iranian companies upon arrival.
Our departures will become available to you once deposit or total amount is paid depending on your purchase date. Departures will be available once at least 2 persons have secured their spot. If you plan to travel alone on one of our tours, you need to contact us to check if it’s available.
If you cancel prior to 30 days from departure, your deposit will not be refunded. If you cancel 29 to 15 days before your departure date, 50% of your payment amount will be refunded. If you cancel 14 days before departure you will get no refund at all.