10 days in Iran Itinerary

10 days in Iran Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Tehran
Fly + Taxi:  1 h 30 min
1
Isfahan
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h
2
Yazd
— 1 night
Fly:  3 h 30 min
3
Shiraz
— 1 night
Fly:  2 h
4
Qeshm
— 2 nights
Taxi + Fly:  2 h 30 min
5
Tehran
— 2 nights
Subway + Fly:  9 h 30 min
End: Ljubljana

2
nights
Isfahan

Isfahan ©
A cultural hub in the center of the country, Esfahan boasts a proud heritage of art, architecture, and craftsmanship.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): admire the landmark architecture of Chehel Sotoun, step into the grandiose world of Ali Qapu Palace, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque, and finally steep yourself in history at Naqsh-e Jahan Square. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Vank Cathedral, then admire the masterpieces at Isfahan Music Museum, then snap pictures at Khaju Bridge, and finally take in the views from SioSe Pol Bridge.

To see maps, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Isfahan itinerary planner.

Tehran to Isfahan is an approximately 1.5- hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder evenings in Isfahan when traveling from Tehran in March, with lows around 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) early enough to drive to Yazd.

Things to do in Isfahan

Historic Sites Museums
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Naqsh-e Jahan Square ©
Naqsh-e Jahan Square
SioSe Pol Bridge ©
SioSe Pol Bridge
Khaju Bridge ©
Khaju Bridge

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Wed): take in nature's colorful creations at Dolat-Abad Garden, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Zoroastrian Fire Temple, get to know the fascinating history of Old City, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Jameh Mosque of Yazd, and finally browse for treasures at Silk Road Gallery.

To see maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Yazd visit planner.

You can drive from Isfahan to Yazd in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In March, Yazd is somewhat warmer than Isfahan - with highs of 25°C and lows of 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Shiraz.

Things to do in Yazd

Historic Sites Parks Museums
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Old City ©
Old City
Zorastrian Towers of Silence ©
Zorastrian Towers of Silence
Jameh Mosque of Yazd ©
Jameh Mosque of Yazd

1
night
Shiraz

Shiraz ©
An esteemed center of Persian culture, Shiraz boats plentiful artistic, architectural, and religious points of interest.
On the 5th (Thu), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Nasir al-Mulk Mosque and then explore the ancient world of Vakil Bath.

To find ratings, maps, and tourist information, read Shiraz route planning site.

You can fly from Yazd to Shiraz in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Yazd in March since evenings lows in Shiraz dip to 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Fri) to allow time for travel to Qeshm.

Things to do in Shiraz

Historic Sites Parks
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Nasir al-Mulk Mosque ©
Nasir al-Mulk Mosque
Tomb of Hafez ©
Tomb of Hafez
Eram Garden (Baq e Eram) ©
Eram Garden (Baq e Eram)

2
nights
Qeshm

Qeshm ©
On the 6th (Fri), shop like a local with Paradise Art Gallery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Sat): take in breathtaking views at Tangeh Chahkooh, delve into the lush surroundings at Mangrove Forests of Qeshm, and then browse the eclectic array of goods at Qeshm Old Bazaar.

For other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Qeshm trip planner.

You can fly from Shiraz to Qeshm in 5.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. While traveling from Shiraz, expect a bit warmer days and much warmer nights in Qeshm, ranging from highs of 30°C to lows of 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to travel to Tehran.

Things to do in Qeshm

Nature Parks Shopping

Side Trip

Valley of Stars
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Tangeh Chahkooh ©
Tangeh Chahkooh
Valley of Stars ©
Valley of Stars
Mangrove Forests of Qeshm ©
Mangrove Forests of Qeshm

2
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.
On the next day, enjoy breathtaking views from Milad Tower, then take in the views from Tabiat Bridge, and then take an in-depth tour of Golestan Palace.

To see traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Tehran online tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Qeshm to Tehran by combination of taxi and flight takes about 3 hours. While traveling from Qeshm, expect slightly colder days and colder nights in Tehran, ranging from highs of 19°C to lows of 8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Tehran

Museums Shopping
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Golestan Palace ©
Golestan Palace
Milad Tower ©
Milad Tower
Azadi Tower ©
Azadi Tower

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