Day 1: Picking you up from Airport or hotel, Residence in Tehran, driving to "Niyasar" village, very popular for its Red Rose gardens and Rose Water (Golab) distilling factories and also its historical "Niyasar Cave" (the under ground man-made tunnels) and afterward, heading for "Kashan" and making visits to the "Sialk Hills" famous for its up to 8000 years old civilization remains), the "Historical Houses" (desert accommodated houses equipped with non-electric cooling system towers named "Badgir" or wind catchers!) and the "Fin Garden" Complex. Overnight stay in a Traditional house, lodging, hotel.
Day 2: Driving towards "Yazd" while visiting the Double Deck Qanat (Water Channels) in "Ardestan", "Abasi" Caravanserai in "Meybod" and other historical sites en route plus an early evening visit to "Amir Chakhmagh" square and minarets in Yazd. Overnight stay in a Traditional House, hotel.
Day 3: Full day visits to the "Water Museum", Zoroastians "Fire Temple", the "Silent Towers", "Zoor Khaneh" (the gym style traditional body building and wrestling club) and other monuments. Overnight stay in Yazd.
Day 4: Heading for "Kerman" while making visits to "Zinodin" Caravanserai" en route. Overnight stay in a "Kerman" hotel.
Day 5: Full day visits to Kerman touristic attractions. Overnight stay in a Kerman hotel.
Day 6: Driving for "Bam" complex while making a visit to "Mahan" and Shazdeh-Garden en route. Overnight stay in "Bam" or "Arg-e Jadid" hotel nearby.
Day 7: Half day driving to "Jiroft" for visits to its historic sites and findings kept in Jiroft Museum. Heading for "Raien" Castle complex via "Darg-e Behesht" (the door to Heaven) town and continuing to Kerman for another overnight stay there.
Day 8: Driving to "Shiraz" via "SirJan" aand "Estahbanat" while making visits to the dried out "Bakhtegan" Salt Lake and "Maharloo" Lake (so salty that is used to extract salt out of salt farms! in huge salt hills for industrial use). Overnight stay in a Shiraz hotel.
Day 9: Full visits to historic monuments and old Shiraz Bazaar while paying tribute to "Hafez" and "Sadi", Iran's great poets' Mausoleums around the city. Another overnight stay in Shiraz.
Day 10: Visits to "Perse Polis", "Naghsh-e Rostam" (the Necropolis) and "Pasargad" (Cyrus the Great Mausoleum) while driving to Esfahan. Early evening visit to "Si'yo' seh Pol" (the 33-archs bridge).
Day 11: Full visits to all touristic attractions possible including other historic bridges on "Zaiandeh-Rood" River. Second night stay in Esfahan.
Day 12: Heading for to the Red Houses Village "Abiyaneh" while expecting some possible "Tehran" sightseeing in the afternoon.
- Up to 3 days may be added to this tour according to your own choice and desire
- As the group size grows in number, the prices will logically be much lower as the group size is bigger.
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