60 days in Iran Itinerary

60 days in Iran Itinerary

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Start: Tehran
Fly:  1 h 15 min
1
Tabriz
— 4 nights
Fly:  1 h 15 min
2
Tehran
— 7 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Qazvin
— 4 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
4
Hamadan
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
5
Qom
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
6
Kashan
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
7
Isfahan
— 7 nights
Fly + Taxi:  3 h 15 min
8
Pasargad
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
9
Shiraz
— 7 nights
Fly:  1 h 30 min
10
Kish Island
— 3 nights
Fly + Taxi:  4 h 30 min
11
Qeshm
— 3 nights
Taxi + Fly:  2 h
12
Kerman
— 3 nights
Fly:  2 h
13
Mashhad
— 5 nights
Fly:  1 h 30 min
14
Yazd
— 6 nights
Fly:  1 h 30 min
End: Tehran

4
nights
Tabriz

Tabriz ©
The historic city of Tabriz has come to be seen as a summer resort destination, on account of its temperate summers and interesting, attractive city center.
Tabriz is known for historic sites, shopping, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: browse the eclectic array of goods at Bazaar of Tabriz, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Colorful Mountains of Tabriz, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Goey Mosque, and take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

To find traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Tabriz tour itinerary site.

Tehran to Tabriz is an approximately 1.5- hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Tehran in March: high temperatures in Tabriz hover around 15°C and lows are around 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Tehran.

Things to do in Tabriz

Museums Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Azerbaijan Museum ©
Azerbaijan Museum
Bazaar of Tabriz ©
Bazaar of Tabriz
Kandovan
Kandovan

7
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: enjoy breathtaking views from Milad Tower, surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, examine the collection at Sadabaad Palace, and get engrossed in the history at The National Jewelry Treasury.

To see more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Tehran trip builder tool.

Getting from Tabriz to Tehran by flight takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Tabriz in March: high temperatures in Tehran hover around 19°C and lows are around 8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can go by car to Qazvin.

Things to do in Tehran

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trip

Damavand Mountain
Highlights from your plan
Golestan Palace ©
Golestan Palace
Milad Tower ©
Milad Tower
The National Jewelry Treasury ©
The National Jewelry Treasury

4
nights
Qazvin

Qazvin ©
Qazvin is the largest city and capital of the Province of Qazvin in Iran. Change things up with these side-trips from Qazvin: Soltaniyeh (Dome of Soltaniyeh (Soltaniyeh Cupola) & Mausoleum of Oljaitu), Alam-Kuh (in Kelardasht) and Alamut Castle (in Mo'allem Kalayeh). There's lots more to do: admire the striking features of Caravanserai of Sa'd al-Saltaneh, make a trip to Aminiha Hosseiniyeh, see Off-Road Tours, and stop by Qanadi Parastoo.

For traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Qazvin trip website.

Getting from Tehran to Qazvin by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Tehran in March since evenings lows in Qazvin dip to 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to drive to Hamadan.

Things to do in Qazvin

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

Soltaniyeh, Alam-Kuh, Alamut Castle
Highlights from your plan
Alamut Castle ©
Alamut Castle
Alam-Kuh ©
Alam-Kuh
Aminiha Hosseiniyeh ©
Aminiha Hosseiniyeh

2
nights
Hamadan

Hamadan ©
Hamadan has served as a summer getaway since the Sasanian Empire ruled this part of the world nearly 2,000 years ago.
On the 31st (Tue), step into the grandiose world of Hegmataneh Hill, explore the fascinating underground world of Ali Sadr Cave, and then don't miss a visit to Mausoleum of Baba Taher. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the long history of Tomb of Esther and Mordechai, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Alvand, then contemplate the long history of Ganjnameh Inscriptions, and finally steep yourself in history at Ibn-e Sina Tomb.

For traveler tips, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read our Hamadan online route maker.

You can drive from Qazvin to Hamadan in 3.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of train and flight. When traveling from Qazvin in March, plan for little chillier days in Hamadan, with highs around 15°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Qom.

Things to do in Hamadan

Historic Sites Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Ganjnameh Inscriptions ©
Ganjnameh Inscriptions
Ali Sadr Cave ©
Ali Sadr Cave
Ibn-e Sina Tomb ©
Ibn-e Sina Tomb

1
night
Qom

Qom ©
Qom, also spelled as Ghom, is the eighth largest city in Iran. On the 2nd (Thu), get outside with Khezr Hill, make a trip to Fatima Masumeh Shrine, then look for gifts at Saadatmand Crafts (Qom Technique), then take in the spiritual surroundings of Jamkaran Mosque, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bagh-e Gonbad-e Sabz.

To see photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Qom trip planner.

Drive from Hamadan to Qom in 3.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to go by car to Kashan.

Things to do in Qom

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

5
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.
When in Kashan, make a side trip to see Chal-e-Nakhjir Cave in Delijan, approximately Delijan away. There's lots more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Bagh-e Fin Garden, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Agha Bozorg Mosque, explore the fascinating landscape at Maranjab Desert and salt lake, and see the interesting displays at Abbasian House.

To see more things to do, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read Kashan trip planning tool.

Getting from Qom to Kashan by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train. April in Kashan sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can go by car to Isfahan.

Things to do in Kashan

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Chal-e-Nakhjir Cave
Highlights from your plan
Tabatabei House ©
Tabatabei House
Bagh-e Fin Garden
Bagh-e Fin Garden
Borujerdi House ©
Borujerdi House

7
nights
Isfahan

Isfahan ©
A cultural hub in the center of the country, Esfahan boasts a proud heritage of art, architecture, and craftsmanship.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Isfahan: Abyaneh Village (in Natanz) and Varzaneh Desert (in Varzaneh). There's much more to do: snap pictures at SioSe Pol Bridge, steep yourself in history at Naqsh-e Jahan Square, explore the historical opulence of Chehel Sotoun, and explore the world behind art at Isfahan Music Museum.

To see other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Isfahan trip itinerary builder website.

Getting from Kashan to Isfahan by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train. In April, Isfahan is little chillier than Kashan - with highs of 28°C and lows of 8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can travel to Pasargad.

Things to do in Isfahan

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

Abyaneh Village, Varzaneh Desert
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 15th (Wed): explore the ancient world of Pasargad and then delve into the distant past at Persepolis. On the 16th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the long history of Royal Road, then contemplate the long history of Tomb of Cyrus, then explore the ancient world of Nagsh-e Rostam, and finally delve into the distant past at Estakhr.

For maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Pasargad trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by combination of flight and taxi from Isfahan to Pasargad takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. April in Pasargad sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can 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

7
nights
Shiraz

Shiraz ©
An esteemed center of Persian culture, Shiraz boats plentiful artistic, architectural, and religious points of interest.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Shiraz: Firuzabad (Qal'eh Dokhtar & Ardeshir Babakan Palace). And it doesn't end there: appreciate the history behind Tomb of Hafez, take in the spiritual surroundings of Vakil Mosque, browse the eclectic array of goods at Vakil Bazaar, and stroll around Eram Garden (Baq e Eram).

To find reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Shiraz trip planner.

Getting from Pasargad to Shiraz by car takes about 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in April, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can travel to Kish Island.

Things to do in Shiraz

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trip

Firuzabad
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)

3
nights
Kish Island

Filled with beach resorts and glittering coastal vistas, Kish Island offers a more laid-back side to life in Iran.
Kish Island is known for historic sites, wildlife, and beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the ancient world of Kariz Underground, kick back and relax at Maryam Beach, step aboard Greek Ship Khoula F, and buy something for everyone on your list at Damoon shopping center.

To see maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Kish Island trip itinerary site.

You can fly from Shiraz to Kish Island in 1.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of taxi and ferry. Traveling from Shiraz in April, you will find days in Kish Island are somewhat warmer (36°C), and nights are much hotter (26°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can travel to Qeshm.

Things to do in Kish Island

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

3
nights
Qeshm

Qeshm ©
Go for a jaunt from Qeshm to Bandar Abbas to see Hormuz Island about 3 hours away.

To find photos, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read our Qeshm tour planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and taxi from Kish Island to Qeshm takes 6.5 hours. In April, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can travel to Kerman.

Things to do in Qeshm

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trips

Valley of Stars, Hormuz Island
Highlights from your plan
Tangeh Chahkooh ©
Tangeh Chahkooh
Valley of Stars ©
Valley of Stars
Hormuz Island ©
Hormuz Island

3
nights
Kerman

Kerman ©
Kerman is the capital city of Kerman Province, Iran. Explore Kerman's surroundings by going to Shahdad Kalouts (in Shahdad) and Aramgah-e Shah Ne’matollah Vali (in Mahan). The adventure continues: take in nature's colorful creations at Shazdeh Garden, view the masterpieces at Sanati Contemporary Arts Museum, take an in-depth tour of Harandi Museum, and explore the galleries of Gonbad-e Jabaliye.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Kerman trip itinerary maker website.

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Qeshm to Kerman in 6.5 hours. Traveling from Qeshm in April, you will find days in Kerman are little chillier (30°C), and nights are much colder (11°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) early enough to travel to Mashhad.

Things to do in Kerman

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

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

5
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 Tomb of Ferdowsi (in Tus), Mausoleum of Omar Khayyam (in Neyshabur) and Shirbad Ski Resort (in Binalud Mountains). And it doesn't end there: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Imam Reza Holy Shrine, take an in-depth tour of Khorasan Great Museum, get to know the fascinating history of Kang Village, and contemplate the long history of Nadir Shah Afshar's Tomb.

To see maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Mashhad online tour planner.

Fly from Kerman to Mashhad in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In May, daily temperatures in Mashhad can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to travel to Yazd.

Things to do in Mashhad

Historic Sites Parks Winter Sports

Side Trips

Tomb of Ferdowsi, Mausoleum of Omar Khayyam, Shirbad Ski Resort
Highlights from your plan
Imam Reza Holy Shrine ©
Imam Reza Holy Shrine
Harounieh ©
Harounieh
Goharshad Mosque ©
Goharshad Mosque

6
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Yazd side-trips: Meybod (Meybod's Shah Abbasi Caravanserai, Narein Castle, &more), Abarkuh (Bricked ice storage of AbarKuh & Aghazade Mansion) and Sar Yazd Castle (in Saryazd). There's much more to do: delve into the distant past at Zorastrian Towers of Silence, take in the exciting artwork at Yazd Art House, examine the collection at Water Museum, and take in the awesome beauty at Shirkooh Mountain.

For ratings, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read our Yazd day trip planning app.

Fly from Mashhad to Yazd in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Mashhad in May, expect Yazd to be somewhat warmer, temps between 39°C and 23°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Yazd

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Meybod, Abarkuh, Sar Yazd 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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