27 days in Iran Itinerary

27 days in Iran Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Isfahan
— 3 nights
2
Kashan
— 3 nights
3
Qom
— 2 nights
4
Tehran
— 4 nights
5
Mashhad
— 3 nights
6
Yazd
— 3 nights
7
Pasargad
— 1 night
8
Shiraz
— 4 nights
9
Kish Island
— 3 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: steep yourself in history at Naqsh-e Jahan Square, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jameh Mosque of Isfahan, admire the masterpieces at Isfahan Music Museum, and step into the grandiose world of Chehel Sotoun.

For more things to do, maps, photos, and tourist information, read our Isfahan trip website.

Ahmedabad, India to Isfahan is an approximately 10-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Ahmedabad to Isfahan. Traveling from Ahmedabad in July, you will find days in Isfahan are somewhat warmer (°C), and nights are little chillier (°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Kashan.

Things to do in Isfahan

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

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, examine the collection at Abbasian House, delve into the distant past at Underground City Of Nooshabad, and admire the landmark architecture of Sultan Amir Ahmad Bathhouse.

To see other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Kashan trip itinerary builder website.

Getting from Isfahan to Kashan by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train. Traveling from Isfahan in July, things will get a bit warmer in Kashan: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can drive to Qom.

Things to do in Kashan

Historic Sites Museums Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Agha Bozorg Mosque ©
Agha Bozorg Mosque
Bagh-e Fin Garden
Bagh-e Fin Garden
Off-Road Tours

2
nights
Qom

Qom ©
Qom, also spelled as Ghom, is the eighth largest city in Iran. On the 14th (Tue), take in the local highlights with Walking tours, thendon't miss a visit to Fatima Masumeh Shrine, thenlook for gifts at Saadatmand Crafts (Qom Technique), and finally steep yourself in history at Haus von Iman Khomeini. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bagh-e Gonbad-e Sabz, thenget engrossed in the history at Astane Museum, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Jamkaran Mosque, and finally hike along Khezr Hill.

Discover how to plan a Qom trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Drive from Kashan to Qom in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Tehran.

Things to do in Qom

Tours Trails Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Jamkaran Mosque ©
Jamkaran Mosque
Fatima Masumeh Shrine
Fatima Masumeh Shrine

4
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 an in-depth tour of Golestan Palace, get curious at Iran Science Park, enjoy breathtaking views from Azadi Tower, and examine the collection at Sadabaad Palace.

To find more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Tehran online journey maker.

Traveling by car from Qom to Tehran takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Mashhad.

Things to do in Tehran

Museums Wildlife Tours
Highlights from your plan
Golestan Palace ©
Golestan Palace
Milad Tower ©
Milad Tower
Azadi Tower ©
Azadi Tower

3
nights
Mashhad

Mashhad ©
Capital of the Razavi Khorosan Province, Mashhad holds a reputation as one of the holiest cities in Iran.
Venture out of the city with trips to Tus (Harooniyeh & Tomb of Ferdowsi). The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of Imam Reza Holy Shrine, get curious at Professor Bazima Science Park, make a splash at Water Waves Land, and steep yourself in history at Nadir Shah Afshar's Tomb.

For more things to do, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Mashhad travel route planner.

Traveling by flight from Tehran to Mashhad takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Tehran in July, expect a bit cooler with lows of °C in Mashhad. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to travel to Yazd.

Things to do in Mashhad

Historic Sites Museums Theme Parks

Side Trip

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

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: take in the spiritual surroundings of Jameh Mosque of Yazd, examine the collection at Water Museum, explore the ancient world of Zorastrian Towers of Silence, and get to know the fascinating history of Old City.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Yazd trip planner.

You can fly from Mashhad to Yazd in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Mashhad in July, with highs in Yazd at °C and lows at °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can go by car to Pasargad.

Things to do in Yazd

Historic Sites Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Jameh Mosque of Yazd ©
Jameh Mosque of Yazd
Amir Chakhmaq Complex ©
Amir Chakhmaq Complex
Old City ©
Old City

1
night
Pasargad

Pasargad ©
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Royal Road, thendelve into the distant past at Pasargad, and then contemplate the long history of Tomb of Cyrus.

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You can drive from Yazd to Pasargad in 3.5 hours. Traveling from Yazd in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Pasargad, with lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can go by car to Shiraz.

Things to do in Pasargad

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

4
nights
Shiraz

Shiraz ©
An esteemed center of Persian culture, Shiraz boats plentiful artistic, architectural, and religious points of interest.
Shiraz is known for historic sites, parks, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the spiritual surroundings of Nasir al-Mulk Mosque, appreciate the history behind Tomb of Saadi, contemplate the long history of Qavam House, and shop like a local with Vakil Bazaar.

For where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, use the Shiraz tour itinerary planner.

Drive from Pasargad to Shiraz in 2 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Kish Island.

Things to do in Shiraz

Historic Sites Wildlife Tours
Highlights from your plan
Nasir al-Mulk Mosque ©
Nasir al-Mulk Mosque
Tomb of Hafez ©
Tomb of Hafez
Eram Garden (Baq e Eram) ©
Eram Garden (Baq e Eram)

3
nights
Kish Island

Kish Island ©
Filled with beach resorts and glittering coastal vistas, Kish Island offers a more laid-back side to life in Iran.
On your second day here, enjoy the sand and surf at Ladies' Beach, thensee some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then identify plant and animal life at Kish Dolphin Park.

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

You can fly from Shiraz to Kish Island in 3 hours. Another option is to do a combination of taxi and ferry. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Kish Island when traveling from Shiraz in July, with lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kish Island

Wildlife Outdoors Parks
Highlights from your plan
Kish Dolphin Park ©
Kish Dolphin Park
Scuba & Snorkeling
Kariz Underground ©
Kariz Underground

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