Iran UNESCO World Heritage Sites Tour is for those who are enthusiastic about history, culture and architecture of Iran. The number of monuments and historical places in Iran is a lot and it takes at least 27 days to visit most of them. Tehran, Isfahan, Shiraz and Yazd are the most touristic sites of Iran. The beauty of Iran nature in North, rare deserts of central parts of Iran and middle islands in South should not underestimated. On the other hand, some cities such as Tabriz, Khozestan, and Ilam worth a visit which make your trip to Iran unforgettable.
Iran UNESCO’s World Heritage Sites Tour portrays the merged beauty of Iran as well as culture, history and art of unique Iran. This tour is special collection of sites that show you an extraordinary assortment of UNESCO’s World Heritage Sites in Iran.
Iran UNESCO World Heritage Sites Tour is a 27 day-tour which makes it possible to visit most of the incredible places of Iran inscribed in UNESCO list.Less
20 and more people
Arrival to Imam International Airport, meet an assist by your tour guide. We will transfer you to hotel for rest.
We will have pick-up from the hotel at 09:00 AM. At first, we will visit and discover the Sa'dabad Complex located in the north of Tehran. After Iranian Revolution, the complex became a museum that manifest the rich history of Iran.
Next up will be visiting one of the oldest markets of Tehran, Tajrish Bazaar. The Bazaar is crowded but interesting and sells everything from any kind of nuts, delicious pickles, fresh fruits and vegetables to daily needs.
At 14:00 PM, we will have our lunch at a local and friendly ambience restaurant, which serve delicious Persian and traditional foods. After lunch, we will head to visit the Golestan Palace, one of the historical sites of Iran, which inscribed on UNESCO’s World Heritage list. We will end our Tehran day tour in the afternoon by visiting the National Museum of Iran including two complexes, the Museum of Ancient Iran and the Islamic Art Museum. In Islamic Art museum, we will observe a collection of Qurans as well as other manuscripts showing calligraphic styles and paintings, textiles, ceramics, etc. At 06:00 PM, we will come back to the hotel with private cars (Drop-off to the hotel).
On third day, we will drive to Zanjan. It will take 4 hours to get there. After checking in hotel. After enough rest, we will go outside the city around 40 km off city center and visit Soltanieh. Then we will come back to the hotel and rest.
In the morning and after having breakfast, we will drive toward Ardabil which takes around 4 hours. After arrival we will visit Sheikh Safi al-Din Khānegāh and Shrine Ensemble which is about 10 minutes from city center. We can go sightseeing around the city.
The next day we will be heading toward Tabriz. After arrival in Tabriz and checking in hotel, we will visit Tabriz bazaar.
We will start out Tabriz city tour from Sa'at Square, then we will be Visiting Sa'at & Yanghyn Tower. Next we will visit Blue Mosque & Khaghani Garden.
Then we go through Jolfa or Armenian Monastic Ensembles of Iran which takes about 2 hours and half.
Have you ever heard of Takht-e Suleiman? In seventh day, we will drive from Tabriz toward Takab which takes around 4 hours and half. Takht-e Suleiman is 45 minutes off the city center. After visiting this masterpiece, you will check in hotel.
Kermanshah is one the mysterious cities in Iran in which you can find historical monuments in every corner of the city. In the morning we will be heading toward Kermanshah which takes around 5 hours.
In the early morning and after having breakfast, we will visit Bisotun which is a UNESCO heritage around 35 minutes off the city. There are plenty of monuments to visit there such as Hercule statue. After sightseeing all around the city we will come back to the hotel for rest.
After checking out from hotel in Kermanshah, we will be driving toward one of the most amazing cultural cities of Iran near Khuzestan called Susa. It takes around 5 hours and 30 minutes. We will visit all around the city.
Shushtar Historical Hydraulic System located in Iran’s Khuzestan Province. It is on UNESCO’s list of World Heritage Sites as a masterpiece of creative and genius system. It can traced back to Darius the Great an Achaemenian king of Iran in the 5th century B.C.
It is a synthesis of diverse and hydraulic techniques, and it has multiple functions including urban water supply, agricultural irrigation, fish farming, mills, river transport, defense system etc. Shushtar historical hydraulic system or infrastructure is an interconnected and coherent set of bridges, weirs and dams, water mills, water cascades, canals, and tunnels.
Choghazanbil or Dūr Untash Ziggurat is an Unfinished or never completed Elamite Site or complex with a Unique Ziggurat. In fact, this site is centered on a great ziggurat and surrounded by three huge concentric walls. The city remained unfinished after it invaded by Ashurbanipal and Untash-Napirisha did not live long enough to see his work completed.
It takes around 2 hours and half to get to KhoramAbad on the way from Susa to Isfahan. We will stay in KhoramAbad for one night to get enough rest and visit this beautiful city full of nature.
We will drive toward Isfahan after having breakfast. It will take about 5 hours. After arrival in Isfahan, your tour guide will help you check in and have enough rest.