The Best Things to Do in Shiraz

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Shiraz

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Sacred & Religious Sites · Monuments · Parks

Popular things to do in Shiraz

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Park
Eram Garden (Baq e Eram)
4.3
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Monument
Tomb of Hafez
4.4
Duration: 1 hour
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Religious Site
Nasir al-Mulk Mosque
4.8
Duration: 1 hour
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Flea Market
Vakil Bazaar
4.5
Duration: 1h 30 min
An esteemed center of Persian culture, Shiraz boats plentiful artistic, architectural, and religious points of interest. The city has become known as the birthplace of two of the country's most revered poets, Hafez and Saadi, with their tombs major sites of pilgrimage for Iranians, and among the main attractions in Shiraz. Situated in a fertile valley, Shiraz enjoys a relatively temperate climate, with green gardens surrounding many of the main architectural masterpieces, including mosques, mausoleums, and palaces dating back to the 18th century. To personalize your trip to Shiraz, create itinerary details specific to you using our Iran trip itinerary maker tool.

Historic Sites in Shiraz

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Religious Site
Shah-e-Cheragh Shrine
4.6
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Castle
Arg-e Karimkhan
2.9
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Historic Site
Qavam House
4.5
Duration: 2 hours
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Religious Site
Vakil Mosque
4.4
Duration: 2 hours

Side trips from Shiraz

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World heritage site
Persepolis Persepolis
4.8
Duration: 3h 30 min
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World heritage site
Pasargad Pasargad
3.3
Duration: 2 hours
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Ruin
Nagsh-e Rostam Persepolis
4.7
Duration: 2 hours
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Historic Walking Area
Tang Chogan Kazerun
5.0
Duration: 4 hours

Hidden gems in Shiraz

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Walking tour
Walking tours
4.9
Duration: 4 hours
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Water Body
Maharloo Lake
4.2
Duration: 2 hours
Outdoor Activity
Margoon Waterfall
4.7
Duration: 4 hours
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Garden
Jahan Nama Garden
4.0
Duration: 2 hours

Museums in Shiraz

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Specialty Museum
Afif-Abad Garden
4.5
Duration: 2 hours
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Specialty Museum
Meshkinfam Art Museum
4.6
Duration: 2 hours
Specialty Museum
Pars Museum
3.7
Duration: 30 minutes
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Specialty Museum
The Stone (Haft-Tanan) Museum
3.9
Duration: 2 hours

Nature in Shiraz

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Mountain
Mount Derak
4.6
Duration: 4 hours
Water Body
Tizab Strait
4.0
Duration: 4 hours
Water Body
Haft Barm Lake
4.0
Duration: 2 hours
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State Park
Azadi Park
3.3
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Private Tour
Letsvisitpersia
5.0
Duration: 8 hours
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Monument
Tomb of Saadi
4.3
Duration: 1 hour
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Landmark
Qur'an Gate
3.4
Duration: 2 hours
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Ruin
Vakil Bath
3.9
Duration: 30 minutes

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