14 days in Iran Itinerary

14 days in Iran Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Tehran
— 4 nights
2
Isfahan
— 4 nights
3
Yazd
— 2 nights
4
Shiraz
— 3 nights

4
nights
Tehran

Tehran ©
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.
Golestan Palace and Sadabaad Palace will appeal to museum buffs. Darband and The National Jewelry Treasury are good opportunities to explore the local culture. The adventure continues: take a stroll through Valiasr Street, soothe aching muscles at Hana Spa, get a new perspective on nature at National Museum of Iran, and examine the collection at Carpet Museum of Iran.

To see traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Tehran day trip planning website.

Karachi, Pakistan to Tehran is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Karachi to Tehran is minus 1.5 hours. In November, daily temperatures in Tehran can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Isfahan.

Things to do in Tehran

Museums · Neighborhoods · Spas
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Golestan Palace ©
Golestan Palace
The National Jewelry Treasury ©
The National Jewelry Treasury
Sadabaad Palace ©
Sadabaad Palace

4
nights
Isfahan

Isfahan
A cultural hub in the center of the country, Esfahan boasts a proud heritage of art, architecture, and craftsmanship.
You'll explore and learn at Vank Cathedral and Isfahan Seashell Museum. Visit Houyeh Village and Jameh Mosque of Isfahan for their historical value. The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque, browse for treasures at Iran art gallery, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, and get engrossed in the history at Museum of Islamic Heritage.

For traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read our Isfahan day trip planner.

Getting from Tehran to Isfahan by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Tehran in November, Isfahan is little chillier at night with lows of 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can drive to Yazd.

Things to do in Isfahan

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors
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Vank Cathedral
Vank Cathedral
Ali Qapu Palace ©
Ali Qapu Palace
Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque ©
Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque

2
nights
Yazd

Yazd ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Tue): view the masterpieces at Silk Road Gallery, take in the spiritual surroundings of Jameh Mosque of Yazd, see the interesting displays at Water Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Zoroastrian Fire Temple, then delve into the distant past at Zorastrian Towers of Silence, and finally explore the world behind art at Museum of Zoroastrians History and Culture. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Wed): admire the natural beauty at Dolat-Abad Garden, then surround yourself with nature on Yazd Daily Tours, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Old City, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with Yazd Art House.

To see reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Yazd travel tool.

Drive from Isfahan to Yazd in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Traveling from Isfahan in November, things will get a bit warmer in Yazd: highs are around 23°C and lows about 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can drive to Shiraz.

Things to do in Yazd

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

3
nights
Shiraz

Shiraz ©
An esteemed center of Persian culture, Shiraz boats plentiful artistic, architectural, and religious points of interest.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Thu): appreciate the history behind Tomb of Hafez, then get engrossed in the history at Manteghi Nezhad Historical House, then explore the ancient world of Persepolis, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Rabizadeh synagogue. Keep things going the next day: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, then hunt for treasures at Vakil Bazaar, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Nasir al-Mulk Mosque, and finally steep yourself in history at Qavam House.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read Shiraz road trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Yazd to Shiraz takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In November, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Shiraz

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trip

Persepolis
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Persepolis ©
Persepolis
Nasir al-Mulk Mosque ©
Nasir al-Mulk Mosque
Vakil Bazaar ©
Vakil Bazaar

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