5 days in Iran Itinerary

5 days in Iran Itinerary

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1
Tehran
— 1 day
Fly
2
Yazd
— 1 night
Drive
3
Isfahan
— 2 nights
Fly
4
Shiraz
— 1 night
Fly

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1
day
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.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Tue): get engrossed in the history at Golestan Palace, enjoy breathtaking views from Milad Tower, and then enjoy breathtaking views from Azadi Tower.

For reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Tehran trip itinerary maker.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Tehran. November in Tehran sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 7°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Yazd.

Things to do in Tehran

Find places to stay Nov 17 — 18:
Highlights from your trip
Golestan Palace ©
Must see
Golestan Palace
4.5
Milad Tower ©
Observation Deck
Milad Tower
4.1
Azadi Tower ©
Observation Deck
Azadi Tower
3.9

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Zoroastrian Fire Temple, explore the ancient world of Zorastrian Towers of Silence, browse for treasures at Silk Road Gallery, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jameh Mosque of Yazd, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Old City.

For more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, use the Yazd trip site.

You can fly from Tehran to Yazd in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. When traveling from Tehran in November, plan for somewhat warmer days in Yazd, with highs around 23°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Isfahan.

Things to do in Yazd

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
Find places to stay Nov 17 — 18:
Highlights from your trip
Old City ©
World heritage site
Old City
4.6
Zoroastrian Fire Temple ©
Religious Site
Zoroastrian Fire Temple
3.6

2
nights
Isfahan

Half of the World

A cultural hub in the center of the country, Esfahan boasts a proud heritage of art, architecture, and craftsmanship.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Vank Cathedral, then snap pictures at Khaju Bridge, and then appreciate the history behind Naqsh-e Jahan Square. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jameh Mosque of Isfahan, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque, then snap pictures at SioSe Pol Bridge, then step into the grandiose world of Ali Qapu Palace, and finally explore the historical opulence of Chehel Sotoun.

To see other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Isfahan driving holiday planning app.

Drive from Yazd to Isfahan in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Yazd in November: high temperatures in Isfahan hover around 19°C and lows are around 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can travel to Shiraz.

Things to do in Isfahan

Find places to stay Nov 18 — 20:
Highlights from your trip
Naqsh-e Jahan Square
Must see
Naqsh-e Jahan Square
4.8
Khaju Bridge ©
Bridge
Khaju Bridge
4.7
Vank Cathedral
Specialty Museum
Vank Cathedral
4.5

1
night
Shiraz

City of Poets

An esteemed center of Persian culture, Shiraz boats plentiful artistic, architectural, and religious points of interest.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sat): pause for some photo ops at Tomb of Saadi, appreciate the history behind Tomb of Hafez, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Nasir al-Mulk Mosque, then steep yourself in history at Vakil Bazaar, and finally steep yourself in history at Eram Garden (Baq e Eram).

To see more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Shiraz online visit planner.

Traveling by flight from Isfahan to Shiraz takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. Traveling from Isfahan in November, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Shiraz, with lows of 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Shiraz

Historic Sites · Parks · Shopping
Find places to stay Nov 20 — 21:
Highlights from your trip
Tomb of Hafez ©
Must see
Tomb of Hafez
4.4
Vakil Bazaar ©
Flea Market
Vakil Bazaar
4.5

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