9 days in Iran Itinerary

9 days in Iran Itinerary

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9 days in Iran Itinerary

Start: Brno
+2
Train + Fly + Subway:  11 h 15 min
1
Tehran
— 1 night
Fly:  1 h 30 min
2
Yazd
— 1 night
Fly:  3 h 30 min
3
Shiraz
— 2 nights
Fly:  2 h
4
Isfahan
— 4 nights
Fly:  20 h 30 min
End: Brno

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Tue): learn more about the world around you at National Museum of Iran, then get engrossed in the history at Golestan Palace, then get engrossed in the history at The National Jewelry Treasury, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Azadi Tower.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Tehran travel planning site .

Brno, Czech Republic to Tehran is an approximately 11.5-hour combination of train, flight, and subway. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. The time zone changes from Central European Time to Iran Standard Time, which is usually a 2 hour difference. Traveling from Brno in January, things will get a bit warmer in Tehran: highs are around 11°C and lows about 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Yazd.

Things to do in Tehran

Museums
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Golestan Palace ©
Golestan Palace
The National Jewelry Treasury ©
The National Jewelry Treasury
National Museum of Iran ©
National Museum of Iran

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.
On the 22nd (Wed), appreciate the extensive heritage of Old City, see the interesting displays at Water Museum, then delve into the distant past at Zorastrian Towers of Silence, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Zoroastrian Fire Temple.

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Traveling by flight from Tehran to Yazd takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. When traveling from Tehran in January, plan for somewhat warmer days in Yazd, with highs around 17°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 2°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to travel to Shiraz.

Things to do in Yazd

Historic Sites Museums
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Zorastrian Towers of Silence ©
Zorastrian Towers of Silence
Old City ©
Old City
Zoroastrian Fire Temple ©
Zoroastrian Fire Temple

2
nights
Shiraz

Shiraz ©
An esteemed center of Persian culture, Shiraz boats plentiful artistic, architectural, and religious points of interest.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Vakil Mosque, hunt for treasures at Vakil Bazaar, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Nasir al-Mulk Mosque, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shah-e-Cheragh Shrine, and finally delve into the distant past at Vakil Bath. Keep things going the next day: explore the historical opulence of Arg-e Karimkhan, then appreciate the history behind Tomb of Hafez, then steep yourself in history at Eram Garden (Baq e Eram), and finally steep yourself in history at Qavam House.

For photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Shiraz trip maker website .

Getting from Yazd to Shiraz by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In January in Shiraz, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 0°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can travel to Isfahan.

Things to do in Shiraz

Historic Sites Parks Shopping
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Nasir al-Mulk Mosque ©
Nasir al-Mulk Mosque
Eram Garden (Baq e Eram) ©
Eram Garden (Baq e Eram)
Shah-e-Cheragh Shrine ©
Shah-e-Cheragh Shrine

4
nights
Isfahan

Isfahan ©
A cultural hub in the center of the country, Esfahan boasts a proud heritage of art, architecture, and craftsmanship.
Appreciate the collections at Isfahan Music Museum and Iran art gallery. Get some cultural insight at Naqsh-e Jahan Square and Aali Qapu Palace. The adventure continues: examine the collection at Vank Cathedral, view the masterpieces at Fotowat Miniaturist, take in the views from Khaju Bridge, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque.

To see maps, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Isfahan trip builder website .

Getting from Shiraz to Isfahan by flight takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Shiraz in January; daily highs in Isfahan reach 13°C and lows reach -6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Isfahan

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Naqsh-e Jahan Square ©
Naqsh-e Jahan Square
Vank Cathedral
Vank Cathedral
Isfahan Music Museum ©
Isfahan Music Museum

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