12 days in Iran Itinerary

12 days in Iran Itinerary

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Tehran
— 1 day
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Ramsar
— 1 night
3
Tabriz
— 1 night
4
Isfahan
— 3 nights
5
Yazd
— 1 night
6
Shiraz
— 4 nights
7
Chabahar
— 1 night

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Tehran

Tehran ©

Teh

Tehran, the capital and one of the largest cities in the Middle East, sits in the foothills of a mountain range and stretches out for miles.
On the 5th (Mon), take an in-depth tour of National Museum of Iran, get engrossed in the history at Golestan Palace, then get engrossed in the history at The National Jewelry Treasury, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Azadi Tower.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Tehran trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Tehran. In October in Tehran, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 16°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) so you can travel to Ramsar.

Things to do in Tehran

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Golestan Palace ©
Golestan Palace
The National Jewelry Treasury ©
The National Jewelry Treasury
Azadi Tower ©
Azadi Tower

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Ramsar

Ramsar ©
Ramsar is a city in and the capital of Ramsar County, Mazandaran Province, Iran. On the 6th (Tue), get engrossed in the history at Ramsar Museum of Anthropology, make a trip to Markooh Castle, and then examine the collection at Ramsar's palace.

For where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Ramsar online journey planner.

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Tehran to Ramsar takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. When traveling from Tehran in October, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Ramsar: temperatures range from 24°C by day to 17°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can travel to Tabriz.

Things to do in Ramsar

Museums · Historic Sites
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Ramsar's palace ©
Ramsar's palace
Ramsar Museum of Anthropology ©
Ramsar Museum of Anthropology

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Tabriz

Tabriz

City of Firsts

The historic city of Tabriz has come to be seen as a summer resort destination, on account of its temperate summers and interesting, attractive city center.
On the 7th (Wed), browse the eclectic array of goods at Bazaar of Tabriz, contemplate the long history of Kandovan, and then steep yourself in history at Heidarzade House.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Tabriz attractions planning website.

Traveling by flight from Ramsar to Tabriz takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. Traveling from Ramsar in October, expect little chillier with lows of 8°C in Tabriz. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can travel to Isfahan.

Things to do in Tabriz

Historic Sites · Shopping
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Kandovan
Kandovan
Bazaar of Tabriz ©
Bazaar of Tabriz
Heidarzade House ©
Heidarzade House

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nights
Isfahan

Isfahan

Half of the World

A cultural hub in the center of the country, Esfahan boasts a proud heritage of art, architecture, and craftsmanship.
Isfahan is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Naqsh-e Jahan Square, examine the collection at Vank Cathedral, step into the grandiose world of Ali Qapu Palace, and admire the masterpieces at Isfahan Music Museum.

To find reviews, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Isfahan trip tool.

Traveling by flight from Tabriz to Isfahan takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Tabriz in October, you will find days in Isfahan are somewhat warmer (30°C), and nights are about the same (7°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Yazd.

Things to do in Isfahan

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Naqsh-e Jahan Square
Naqsh-e Jahan Square
SioSe Pol Bridge ©
SioSe Pol Bridge
Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque ©
Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque

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Yazd

Yazd ©

City of Windcatchers

Step back in time as you explore the ancient UNESCO World Heritage city of Yazd, a desert town known for its distinct Persian architecture style, punctuated by mud-brick buildings, wind towers, domed ice houses, and water reservoirs.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Zoroastrian Fire Temple, explore the ancient world of Zorastrian Towers of Silence, then pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Silk Road Gallery, then steep yourself in history at Jameh Mosque of Yazd, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Old City.

To see reviews, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Yazd online itinerary planner.

Drive from Isfahan to Yazd in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Traveling from Isfahan in October, expect a bit warmer with lows of 17°C in Yazd. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Shiraz.

Things to do in Yazd

Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums
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Zorastrian Towers of Silence ©
Zorastrian Towers of Silence
Old City ©
Old City
Zoroastrian Fire Temple ©
Zoroastrian Fire Temple

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Shiraz

Shiraz ©

City of Poets

An esteemed center of Persian culture, Shiraz boats plentiful artistic, architectural, and religious points of interest.
Step out of Shiraz to go to Persepolis and see Persepolis, which is approximately 1h 10 min away. And it doesn't end there: pause for some photo ops at Tomb of Hafez, take in the spiritual surroundings of Shah-e-Cheragh Shrine, stroll around Eram Garden (Baq e Eram), and browse the eclectic array of goods at Vakil Bazaar.

To see ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Shiraz online vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Yazd to Shiraz takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Yazd in October since evenings lows in Shiraz dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Chabahar.

Things to do in Shiraz

Historic Sites · Shopping · Parks

Side Trip

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Persepolis ©
Persepolis
Tomb of Hafez ©
Tomb of Hafez
Nasir al-Mulk Mosque ©
Nasir al-Mulk Mosque

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Chabahar

Chabahar ©
Chābahār is a city in and capital of Chah Bahar County, Sistan and Baluchestan Province, Iran. Start off your visit on the 16th (Fri): take in the awesome beauty at Martian Mountains and then go for a stroll along the water at Beris Port.

To find reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Chabahar driving holiday site.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Shiraz to Chabahar. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Chabahar

Parks · Nature
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Martian Mountains ©
Martian Mountains

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