15 days in Iran Itinerary

15 days in Iran Itinerary

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Hamadan
— 2 nights
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Tabriz
— 3 nights
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Rasht
— 4 nights
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Shiraz
— 3 nights
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Isfahan
— 2 nights

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Hamadan

Hamadan ©
Hamadan has served as a summer getaway since the Sasanian Empire ruled this part of the world nearly 2,000 years ago.
Visiting Ali Sadr Cave and Alvand will get you outdoors. Popular historic sites such as Ganjnameh Inscriptions and Tomb of Esther and Mordechai are in your itinerary. Change things up with a short trip to Temple of Anahita in Kangavar (about 1h 25 min away). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Ibn-e Sina Tomb, make a trip to Gonbad Alavian, appreciate the history behind Shir Sangi (Stony Lion), and step into the grandiose world of Hegmataneh Hill.

For photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Hamadan road trip planning site.

Tehran to Hamadan is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or do a combination of flight and taxi. Traveling from Tehran in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Hamadan, with lows of 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Tabriz.

Things to do in Hamadan

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Aug 25 — 27:
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Ali Sadr Cave
4.6
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Historic Site
Ganjnameh Inscriptions
4.4
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Historic Site
Ibn-e Sina Tomb
3.6

3
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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.
Escape the urban bustle at Colorful Mountains of Tabriz and Eynali Mount. Your inner history buff will appreciate Kandovan and Poets Tomb (Maqbaratol Shoara). There's much more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Goey Mosque, walk around Khaqani Park, hunt for treasures at Bazaar of Tabriz, and explore the ancient world of Ark Mosque (Ark-e-alishah).

To find out how to plan a trip to Tabriz, use our trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Hamadan to Tabriz in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and flight; or take a train. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Tabriz when traveling from Hamadan in August, with lows around 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can go by car to Rasht.

Things to do in Tabriz

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay Aug 27 — 30:
Highlights from your trip
Historic Site
Kandovan
4.1
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Religious Site
Goey Mosque
4.1

4
nights
Rasht

Rasht ©
Rasht is the capital city of Gilan Province, Iran. Get outdoors at Gisoom Beach and Lonak Waterfall. Kids will enjoy Caspian coastline and Anzali Lagoon. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Rasht: Rudkhan Castle (in Fuman), Masouleh Village (in Masuleh) and Olesbelangah (in Tanian). There's still lots to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Saqalaksar Lake.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Rasht sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Tabriz to Rasht in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. August in Rasht sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 25°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) to allow time to travel to Shiraz.

Things to do in Rasht

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 30 — Sep 3:
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Wildlife Area
Olesbelangah
4.8
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Castle
Rudkhan Castle
4.6
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Beach
Gisoom Beach
4.0

3
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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.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Arg-e Karimkhan, take in the spiritual surroundings of Shah-e-Cheragh Shrine, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Nasir al-Mulk Mosque, then shop like a local with Vakil Bazaar, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Vakil Mosque. Keep things going the next day: pause for some photo ops at Tomb of Saadi, pause for some photo ops at Tomb of Hafez, steep yourself in history at Qavam House, contemplate the long history of Zinat ol Molk House, then stroll around Eram Garden (Baq e Eram), and finally delve into the distant past at Vakil Bath.

For ratings, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Shiraz road trip site.

Traveling by flight from Rasht to Shiraz takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Rasht in September, expect nights in Shiraz to be little chillier, around 17°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 39°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Isfahan.

Things to do in Shiraz

Historic Sites · Shopping · Parks
Find places to stay Sep 3 — 6:
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Religious Site
Shah-e-Cheragh Shrine
4.6

2
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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.
Family-friendly places like Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque and Khaju Bridge will thrill your kids. Popular historic sites such as Chehel Sotoun and Royal Mosque (Masjid-i-Shah) are in your itinerary. The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Vank Cathedral, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jameh Mosque of Isfahan, snap pictures at SioSe Pol Bridge, and explore the world behind art at Qeysarieh International Museum & Cafe Gallery.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Isfahan route planning website.

Traveling by car from Shiraz to Isfahan takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Traveling from Shiraz in September, plan for a bit cooler nights in Isfahan, with lows around 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Isfahan

Find places to stay Sep 6 — 8:
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Khaju Bridge
4.7
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Religious Site
Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque
4.8
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World heritage site
Ali Qapu Palace
4.5

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