24 days in Iran Itinerary

24 days in Iran Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Isfahan
— 3 nights
2
Kerman
— 3 nights
3
Shiraz
— 3 nights
4
Pasargad
— 1 night
5
Yazd
— 3 nights
6
Mashhad
— 2 nights
7
Kashan
— 3 nights
8
Tehran
— 5 nights

3
nights
Isfahan

Isfahan ©
A cultural hub in the center of the country, Esfahan boasts a proud heritage of art, architecture, and craftsmanship.
Isfahan is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Naqsh-e Jahan Square, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque, step into the grandiose world of Ali Qapu Palace, and examine the collection at Vank Cathedral.

Plan my day in Isfahan using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Isfahan is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time to Iran Standard Time, which is usually a 2.5 hour difference. Traveling from Amsterdam in July, expect nights in Isfahan to be somewhat warmer, around °C, while days are much hotter, around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to travel to Kerman.

Things to do in Isfahan

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Naqsh-e Jahan Square ©
Naqsh-e Jahan Square
Khaju Bridge ©
Khaju Bridge
SioSe Pol Bridge ©
SioSe Pol Bridge

3
nights
Kerman

Kerman ©
Kerman is the capital city of Kerman Province, Iran. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Kerman: Shahdad (Qajar Twin Water Mill, Shahdad Kalouts, &more) and Aramgah-e Shah Ne’matollah Vali (in Mahan). There's still lots to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Shazdeh Garden, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jameh Mosque of Kerman, see Off-Road Tours, and get a taste of the local shopping with Sanati Contemporary Arts Museum.

To find traveler tips, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Kerman trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by flight from Isfahan to Kerman takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In July in Kerman, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can travel to Shiraz.

Things to do in Kerman

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Shahdad, Aramgah-e Shah Ne’matollah Vali, Lut Desert
Highlights from your plan
Shahdad Kalouts ©
Shahdad Kalouts
Shazdeh Garden ©
Shazdeh Garden
Aramgah-e Shah Ne’matollah Vali ©
Aramgah-e Shah Ne’matollah Vali

3
nights
Shiraz

Shiraz ©
An esteemed center of Persian culture, Shiraz boats plentiful artistic, architectural, and religious points of interest.
Change things up with a short trip to Persepolis in Persepolis (about 1h 10 min away). And it doesn't end there: take in the spiritual surroundings of Nasir al-Mulk Mosque, appreciate the history behind Tomb of Saadi, stroll around Eram Garden (Baq e Eram), and appreciate the extensive heritage of Vakil Bazaar.

To find ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Shiraz trip planning tool.

Getting from Kerman to Shiraz by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In July in Shiraz, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Pasargad.

Things to do in Shiraz

Historic Sites Parks Shopping

Side Trip

Persepolis
Highlights from your plan
Persepolis ©
Persepolis
Nasir al-Mulk Mosque ©
Nasir al-Mulk Mosque
Tomb of Hafez ©
Tomb of Hafez

1
night
Pasargad

Pasargad ©
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Royal Road, explore the ancient world of Pasargad, and then steep yourself in history at Tomb of Cyrus.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Pasargad trip planner.

Drive from Shiraz to Pasargad in 2 hours. In July, daytime highs in Pasargad are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Yazd.

Things to do in Pasargad

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Pasargad ©
Pasargad
Tomb of Cyrus ©
Tomb of Cyrus

3
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.
Yazd is known for historic sites, museums, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jameh Mosque of Yazd, admire the natural beauty at Dolat-Abad Garden, shop like a local with Silk Road Gallery, and look for gifts at Oasis Gallery.

For other places to visit, maps, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Yazd trip maker app.

You can drive from Pasargad to Yazd in 3.5 hours. Traveling from Pasargad in July, plan for a bit warmer nights in Yazd, with lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to travel to Mashhad.

Things to do in Yazd

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Zoroastrian Fire Temple ©
Zoroastrian Fire Temple
Jameh Mosque of Yazd ©
Jameh Mosque of Yazd
Amir Chakhmaq Complex ©
Amir Chakhmaq Complex

2
nights
Mashhad

Mashhad ©
Capital of the Razavi Khorosan Province, Mashhad holds a reputation as one of the holiest cities in Iran.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): get engrossed in the history at Mahdi Gholi Beyk historical bath, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Goharshad Mosque, thensteep yourself in history at Imam Reza Holy Shrine, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Darougheh Historical House. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu): get your game on at Karaland, admire the landmark architecture of Harooniyeh, and then stroll around Kooh Sangi Park.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Mashhad trip itinerary app.

Traveling by flight from Yazd to Mashhad takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Yazd in July; daily highs in Mashhad reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can travel to Kashan.

Things to do in Mashhad

Historic Sites Fun & Games Parks

Side Trip

Harooniyeh
Highlights from your plan
Imam Reza Holy Shrine ©
Imam Reza Holy Shrine
Goharshad Mosque ©
Goharshad Mosque
Harooniyeh ©
Harooniyeh

3
nights
Kashan

Kashan ©
A jewel of desert architecture halfway between Tehran and Esfahan, Kashan has somehow remained one of Iran's best-kept tourism secrets.
Kashan is known for parks, historic sites, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the natural beauty at Bagh-e Fin Garden, admire the landmark architecture of Sultan Amir Ahmad Bathhouse, take in the spiritual surroundings of Agha Bozorg Mosque, and hunt for treasures at Bazaar of Kashan.

To find traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Kashan trip maker tool.

You can fly from Mashhad to Kashan in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Mashhad in July: high temperatures in Kashan hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Tehran.

Things to do in Kashan

Historic Sites Wildlife Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Tabatabei House ©
Tabatabei House
Bagh-e Fin Garden
Bagh-e Fin Garden
Off-Road Tours

5
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.
Tehran is known for museums, shopping, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Damavand Mountain, take in panoramic vistas at Azadi Tower, get a new perspective on nature at National Museum of Iran, and contemplate the long history of Darband.

To find where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Tehran trip builder.

Traveling by car from Kashan to Tehran takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. When traveling from Kashan in July, plan for slightly colder days in Tehran, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tehran

Museums Neighborhoods Parks

Side Trip

Damavand Mountain
Highlights from your plan
Golestan Palace ©
Golestan Palace
Damavand Mountain ©
Damavand Mountain
Milad Tower ©
Milad Tower

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