17 days in Iran Itinerary

17 days in Iran Itinerary

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Tehran
— 4 nights
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Dezful
— 1 night
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Kashan
— 1 night
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Isfahan
— 3 nights
5
Yazd
— 2 nights
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Shiraz
— 4 nights

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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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Damavand Mountain and Jamshidieh Stone Garden. The adventure continues: fly down the slopes at Mount Tochal, see the interesting displays at Moghadam Museum, walk around Mellat Park, and admire the striking features of Niavaran Historical Cultural Complex.

To see other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Tehran online sightseeing planner.

Tallinn, Estonia to Tehran is an approximately 11-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. You'll lose 1.5 hours traveling from Tallinn to Tehran due to the time zone difference. Prepare for warmer weather when traveling from Tallinn in July: high temperatures in Tehran hover around 43°C and lows are around 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) early enough to travel to Dezful.

Things to do in Tehran

Parks · Museums · Nature

Side Trip

Damavand Mountain
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Golestan Palace ©
Golestan Palace
Damavand Mountain
Damavand Mountain
Mount Tochal ©
Mount Tochal

1
night
Dezful

Dezful ©
Dezful is a city in and the capital of Dezful County, Khuzestan Province, Iran. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Tue): take in the views from Old Bridge of Dezful, admire the landmark architecture of Tiznoo House, and then see human ingenuity at work at Dez Dam.

For photos, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, use the Dezful trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Tehran to Dezful. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Tehran in July: high temperatures in Dezful hover around 52°C and lows are around 37°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to travel to Kashan.

Things to do in Dezful

Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Dez Dam
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Dez Dam ©
Dez Dam
Old Bridge of Dezful ©
Old Bridge of Dezful
Tiznoo House ©
Tiznoo House

1
night
Kashan

A jewel of desert architecture halfway between Tehran and Esfahan, Kashan has somehow remained one of Iran's best-kept tourism secrets.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Wed): admire the natural beauty at Bagh-e Fin Garden, then see the interesting displays at Puppet & Toy Museum, and then get a tailor-made plan with Private Tours.

To see where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read Kashan trip planner.

You can drive from Dezful to Kashan in 7.5 hours. Another option is to fly. Traveling from Dezful in July, expect Kashan to be little chillier, temps between 48°C and 30°C. On the 29th (Thu), you'll travel to Isfahan.

Things to do in Kashan

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours
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Off-Road Tours
Puppet & Toy Museum ©
Puppet & Toy Museum
Bagh-e Fin Garden
Bagh-e Fin Garden

3
nights
Isfahan

Isfahan ©
A cultural hub in the center of the country, Esfahan boasts a proud heritage of art, architecture, and craftsmanship.
Step off the beaten path and head to Walking tours and Nature & Wildlife Tours. There's still lots to do: take in the views from Khaju Bridge, pause for some serene contemplation at Bedkhem Church, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hakim Mosque, and see the interesting displays at Vank Cathedral.

For more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Isfahan trip planner.

Getting from Kashan to Isfahan by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train. In July, Isfahan is little chillier than Kashan - with highs of 44°C and lows of 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can go by car to Yazd.

Things to do in Isfahan

Historic Sites · Tours · Outdoors
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Bedkhem Church ©
Bedkhem Church
Khaju Bridge ©
Khaju Bridge
SioSe Pol Bridge ©
SioSe Pol Bridge

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 2nd (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Sadri Garden and then take in the awesome beauty at Shirkooh Mountain. On the next day, steep yourself in history at Alexander's Prison, make a trip to Khan-e Lari House, get to know the fascinating history of Old City, take in the spiritual surroundings of Jameh Mosque of Yazd, then browse for treasures at Silk Road Gallery, and finally get engrossed in the history at Museum of Zoroastrians History and Culture.

To see where to stay, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read our Yazd trip itinerary maker site.

Traveling by car from Isfahan to Yazd takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Yazd when traveling from Isfahan in August, with lows around 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) so you can drive to Shiraz.

Things to do in Yazd

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites
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Sadri Garden ©
Sadri Garden
Museum of Zoroastrians History and Culture ©
Jameh Mosque of Yazd ©
Jameh Mosque of Yazd

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Shiraz

Shiraz ©
An esteemed center of Persian culture, Shiraz boats plentiful artistic, architectural, and religious points of interest.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Nature & Wildlife Tours and Walking tours. There's lots more to do: test your team's savvy at Razemaz Escape rooms & Board Games @ Cafe, admire the natural beauty at Delgosha Garden, contemplate the long history of Zinat ol Molk House, and walk around Eram Garden (Baq e Eram).

For reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Shiraz trip planning site.

You can drive from Yazd to Shiraz in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. Traveling from Yazd in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Shiraz, with lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Shiraz

Tours · Museums · Historic Sites
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Tomb of Hafez ©
Tomb of Hafez
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Ali Ibn Hamzeh Holly Shrine ©
Ali Ibn Hamzeh Holly Shrine

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