This tour attracts the lovers of the sand, showing the beauties inside the heart of Iran’s desert. You will travel through the history by visiting historical attractions and the area’s old buildings.
Tour Itinerary :
Day 3: Drive to Ardakan and Enjoying Natural and Historical Sights
We discover Pir-e Sabz Chak Chak Zoroastrian temple, Kharanaq citadel and historical neighborhood to enjoy its amazing ambiance and architecture, shaking minaret of Kharanaq, trekking in Zarin desert. Accomodation in Ardakan Eco lodge.
Overnight in Eco lodge.
It was exciting to see the desert cities of Yazd, Naein, and Maybod, trekking in Zarin desert, and wander through the outstanding historical sights and workshops. The people were very friendly and generous. It was a wonderful experience. Thank you Iran-Marcopolo.CharlieFrom Australia
Our 6 day trip to central Iran was one of the most unforgettable holidays we’ve ever had. The tour was well organised and we witnessed many historical and ancient religious sights. The calmness and landscape of the desert was magnificent. I will certainly go to Iran again to visit other parts of this beautiful country.LouiseFrom France
We loved Iran and its warm and welcoming people. The tour allowed us to experience the pure peace of desert cities, historical sights and neighborhoods, and unique nature of deserts. Accommodation & food were adequate and our guide was awesome. Iran really needs to be visited by tourists, so please put it on your bucket list!NoahFrom Britain
The 6 day tour “Desert Voyage” arranged by Iran-Marcopolo was a great experience and went beyond our expectations. Excellent itinerary, amazing desert scenery, fascinating architecture, nice Eco-lodge accommodation, friendly people,... this trip was a wonderful experience! And it’s to mention that contrary to popular beliefs, Iran is extremely safe.DeanFrom Netherlands
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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 Eco-lodges. 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.