8-day stay alongside Qashqai tribe is a chance to get to know Iran nomad lifestyle. This tour will enable you to become a part of Il Qashqai(tribe) in their routin life. Imagine opening your eyes in the meadows every morning with the sounds of tame animals, having organic goat milk, helping nomad people, cooking with them. In this tour, you will enjoy every moment of nomadic simple life.
Iran nomads are a lot. two great nomads of Iran are Bakhtiari and Qashqai who migrate with their livestock from cold places to warm sites seeking grass and better life status. In this amazing tour you will experience 4 days of living with this great tribe.
Note: Accompanying with nomad requires bravery, physical fitness and fighter spirit. During this trip due to the season, unstable weather conditions will definitely happen. The place for stay would be special tents without modern facilities. Activity level of this tour is almost high near 7 of 10.
8-day stay alongside Qashqai tribe is a tour to come along with Qashqai tribe in their place of living. You will experience a simple, and nomadic life style in nature. Where everything is natural and people stick to their customs. Qashqai nomads are so hospitable and accept you as a part of their family. Their organization is impressive and different than urban life.
Arrival: you will meet your tour-guide at the airport. After meeting, you will be transferred to your hotel for rest.
In the morning and after having breakfast, your tour guide will pick you up and your city tour will be started. First we visit Golestan palace, one of the historical sites of Iran, which inscribed on UNESCO’s World Heritage list. The glories and excesses of the Qajar rulers are played out across this complex of grand buildings decorated with beautifully painted tiles and set around an elegant garden.
You will continue your Tehran tour by visiting the National Museum of Iran including two complexes, the Museum of Ancient Iran and the Islamic Art Museum. In Islamic Art museum, you will observe a collection of Qurans as well as other manuscripts showing calligraphic styles and paintings, textiles, ceramics, etc.
Then, you will come back to the hotel (Drop-off to the hotel).
For evening, you will visit and discover the Sa’dabad Museum Complex located in the north of Tehran. After the Iranian Revolution, the complex became a museum that manifest the rich history of Iran. In this complex, you will visit and discover the green and white palaces. For a glimpse into the luxurious life of the shahs, do not miss the extravagant 54-room White Palace, built in the 1930s. The more classical-looking Green Palace dates from the end of the Qajar era. After that, you will have a break time. Then, you will be driven to Grand bazar to meet locals and buy souvenirs.
Your tour guide will transfer you to the airport for your domestic flight to Shiraz. Fars state is the most important center of Qashqai tribe stay. After your arrival you will check in hotel and get enough rest to start the real journey.
In addition to your tour guide, a local guide will join you and bring you to join nomads in their tents. After many years of migration between places, nomads will stay in some points for a while which is the best time to come along them and live with them like a member of family. You can visit women who spend most of their time making food or knitting. You can also help men collecting cattle, or working hard to secure the place.
In the early morning, you will open your eyes with the sound of birds singing and flock grazing. Your breakfast will be organic butter which is made be hand, or goat cheese with fresh bread and warm tea. Everything there taste amazingly delicious as it is come from the heart of nature. You will hack into their life deeply by helping them and learning how to cook like nomads. For lunch, they will host you by local and traditional food.
In the evening, you can see sunset which makes beautiful sceneries. At night full-star sky near the fire with nomads singing will make a peaceful place where you never want to leave.
In the last day of being with nomads, there are a lot of activities to do. You can also prepare souvenirs to memorize this journey for ever. You can join nomads in grazing flocks and help them in their routine task which can be challenging to be done.
In the last day of joining Iran nomads, your local guide with the assistance of your tour guide will accompany you through Shiraz. Then you will be transferred to the airport for your domestic flight through Tehran.
In the last day of tour, around 3 hours before time of your departure flight, you will be heading toward IKA airport. Chiyakotravel hopes you to have a wonderful Iran nomad tour.
|2-4 people||920€ per/person|
|5-9 people||840€ per/person|
|10-14 people:||contact us|