32 days in Iran Itinerary

32 days in Iran Itinerary

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Start: Tehran
1
Tehran
— 4 nights
Train:  2 h 15 min
2
Kashan
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
Isfahan
— 5 nights
Fly + Taxi:  3 h 15 min
4
Pasargad
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
5
Shiraz
— 4 nights
Fly:  2 h
6
Qeshm
— 2 nights
Taxi + Fly:  2 h
7
Kerman
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
8
Shahdad
— 1 night
Taxi + Fly:  3 h 30 min
9
Mashhad
— 3 nights
Fly:  1 h 30 min
10
Yazd
— 5 nights
Fly:  1 h 30 min
End: Tehran

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 in panoramic vistas at Milad Tower, take an in-depth tour of National Museum of Iran, examine the collection at Sadabaad Palace, and take in the views from Tabiat Bridge.

For photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Tehran travel itinerary planner.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Tehran. In March, daytime highs in Tehran are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Kashan.

Things to do in Tehran

Museums Tours Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Golestan Palace ©
Golestan Palace
Milad Tower ©
Milad Tower
The National Jewelry Treasury ©
The National Jewelry Treasury

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, admire nature's extreme beauty at Maranjab Desert and salt lake, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Bazaar of Kashan.

To find maps, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Kashan trip planner.

You can take a train from Tehran to Kashan in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Tehran in March, expect nights in Kashan to be about the same, around 8°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can go by car to Isfahan.

Things to do in Kashan

Parks Wildlife Tours
Highlights from your plan
Bagh-e Fin Garden
Bagh-e Fin Garden
Borujerdi House ©
Borujerdi House
Sultan Amir Ahmad Bathhouse ©
Sultan Amir Ahmad Bathhouse

5
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: take in the views from SioSe Pol Bridge, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jameh Mosque of Isfahan, make a trip to Naqsh-e Jahan Square, and examine the collection at Isfahan Seashell Museum.

For more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Isfahan visit planner.

Getting from Kashan to Isfahan by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train. Traveling from Kashan in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Isfahan, with lows of 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to travel to Pasargad.

Things to do in Isfahan

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Isfahan Music Museum ©
Isfahan Music Museum
SioSe Pol Bridge ©
SioSe Pol Bridge
Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque ©
Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque

2
nights
Pasargad

Pasargad ©
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): delve into the distant past at Pasargad and then delve into the distant past at Persepolis. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Royal Road, then contemplate the long history of Tomb of Cyrus, then explore the ancient world of Nagsh-e Rostam, and finally witness the site of a historic battle at Estakhr.

To see where to stay, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Pasargad trip planner.

Getting from Isfahan to Pasargad by combination of flight and taxi takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Traveling from Isfahan in March, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Pasargad, with lows around 6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Shiraz.

Things to do in Pasargad

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Persepolis, Estakhr
Highlights from your plan
Persepolis ©
Persepolis
Pasargad ©
Pasargad
Nagsh-e Rostam ©
Nagsh-e Rostam

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: appreciate the history behind Tomb of Hafez, step into the grandiose world of Arg-e Karimkhan, stroll around Eram Garden (Baq e Eram), and take in the spiritual surroundings of Vakil Mosque.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Shiraz trip simple and quick.

You can drive from Pasargad to Shiraz in 2 hours. In March, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 6°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can travel to Qeshm.

Things to do in Shiraz

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

2
nights
Qeshm

Qeshm ©
On the 29th (Sun), step off the mainland to explore Hengam Island, take in breathtaking views at Tangeh Chahkooh, and then take in the exciting artwork at Paradise Art Gallery. Keep things going the next day: delve into the lush surroundings at Mangrove Forests of Qeshm, then appreciate the views at Valley of Stars, and then explore the historical opulence of Portuguese Castle.

To find reviews, photos, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Qeshm attractions website.

Traveling by flight from Shiraz to Qeshm takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Traveling from Shiraz in March, you will find days in Qeshm are somewhat warmer (30°C), and nights are much warmer (21°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can travel to Kerman.

Things to do in Qeshm

Nature Parks Shopping

Side Trip

Valley of Stars
Highlights from your plan
Tangeh Chahkooh ©
Tangeh Chahkooh
Valley of Stars ©
Valley of Stars
Hengam Island ©
Hengam Island

2
nights
Kerman

Kerman ©
Kerman is the capital city of Kerman Province, Iran. Kick off your visit on the 31st (Tue): explore the fascinating landscape at Lut Desert, take in nature's colorful creations at Shazdeh Garden, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Aramgah-e Shah Ne’matollah Vali. On the 1st (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take an in-depth tour of Harandi Museum, then make a trip to Fathabad garden, then see the interesting displays at Gonbad-e Jabaliye, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jameh Mosque of Kerman.

For maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Kerman online trip planner.

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Qeshm to Kerman in 6.5 hours. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Qeshm in March: highs in Kerman hover around 22°C, while lows dip to 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Shahdad.

Things to do in Kerman

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

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

1
night
Shahdad

Shahdad ©
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): explore the striking landscape at Shahdad Kalouts.

For photos, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read Shahdad vacation planner.

Drive from Kerman to Shahdad in 1.5 hours. April in Shahdad sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 11°C at night. On the 2nd (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Mashhad.

Things to do in Shahdad

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Shahdad Kalouts ©
Shahdad Kalouts

3
nights
Mashhad

Mashhad ©
Capital of the Razavi Khorosan Province, Mashhad holds a reputation as one of the holiest cities in Iran.
Step out of Mashhad to go to Tus and see Tomb of Ferdowsi, which is approximately 46 minutes away. There's much more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Imam Reza Holy Shrine, admire the striking features of Ghonbad Sabz, take in the pleasant sights at Kooh Sangi Park, and get curious at Professor Bazima Science Park.

To find other places to visit, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read Mashhad planning app.

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Shahdad to Mashhad in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. Traveling from Shahdad in April, expect nights in Mashhad to be about the same, around 11°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Yazd.

Things to do in Mashhad

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trip

Tomb of Ferdowsi
Highlights from your plan
Imam Reza Holy Shrine ©
Imam Reza Holy Shrine
Harounieh ©
Harounieh
Goharshad Mosque ©
Goharshad Mosque

5
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Yazd: Sar Yazd Castle (in Saryazd) and Narein Castle (in Meybod). There's much more to do: delve into the distant past at Zorastrian Towers of Silence, view the masterpieces at Yazd Art House, admire the natural beauty at Dolat-Abad Garden, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Zoroastrian Fire Temple.

For photos, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Yazd trip builder site.

Fly from Mashhad to Yazd in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Mashhad in April, with highs in Yazd at 32°C and lows at 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Yazd

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Sar Yazd Castle, Narein Castle
Highlights from your plan
Zorastrian Towers of Silence ©
Zorastrian Towers of Silence
Jameh Mosque of Yazd ©
Jameh Mosque of Yazd
Dolat-Abad Garden ©
Dolat-Abad Garden

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