Pilgrimaging Tour (Mashhad-Neishabur-Shiraz-Yazd-Isfahan-Kashan-Qom)

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Code : FPT 01

 

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Day 1

Arrival at Tehran airport, transfer to hotel & rest. O/N Tehran.
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Day 2

We will visit Archaeological & Islamic Art Museum, the finest museum in Iran where you’ll view a collection of ancient Persian civilization, Sa’adabad palace jewelry museum and carpet museum. O/N Tehran.

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Day 3

In the Morning we will transfer to airport and fly to Mashhad, upon arrive we will visit Imam Reza shrine, Razavi museum and bazaar, O/N Mashhad.

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Day 4

Drive to Neishabur, which was once a literary, artistic and academic centre. It is famous for shrine of the poet, Omar Khayyam who died in 1123. On the way, stop at an old caravanserai which has been restored, and wander through the streets of a nearby village where some of the famous Persian carpets are woven. O/N Mashhad.

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Day 5

In the Morning we will transfer to airport and fly to Shiraz upon arrive We will visit Eram Garden, Nasir-ol-Molk Mosque,Hafez & Saadi mausoleum, Vakil complex and the most astonishing mirror decoration of Aliebnehamze Holy Shrine. O/N Shiraz.
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Day 6

Drive to Yazd, en route we will visit Qoran gate , Persepolis (a castle made by free workers not slaves in 500 BC) ,  Necropol (tombs of Achamenian kings) and Passargad , tomb of Cyrus the great which was the Achamenian center. O/N Yazd.

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Day 7

In the morning we will explore on foot this ancient city We will visit narrow alleys, the highest wind tower of city which keeps the building cool, Friday mosque from 14th century  and visit a Zoroastrian temple where sacred fire has been kept alive for hundreds of years and is now a Zoroastrian pilgrim center. This is an opportunity to learn about Zoroastrianism which had been the Persian religion until Arabs brought Islam to Iran. Then go to Towers of Silence on outskirts of the city, which was a burial place for Zoroastrian.  In the afternoon drive to Isfahan, en route we will visit Naeen Castle & an old caravanser. O/N Isfahan.

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Day 8

In the morning we will visit Imam square, the huge open square in center of Isfahan with four monuments at four sides including Imam mosque covered inside and outside with intricate turquoise tiles, The smaller Sheikh Lotfollah mosque contains some of the best mosaics from 17th century, Ali Ghapoo Palace which was the first skyscraper in Iran and Isfahan bazaar where you can visit the workshop of artists who paint miniature sometimes on bone. In the afternoon, we will visit   Si-o-Se Pol (thirty three) and khajoo bridges over zayanderud , relax in one of the traditional tea houses ,drink tea and smoke Persian water pipe. O/N Isfahan.
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Day 9

Continue to Tehran, en route we will visit Fin Garden in Kashan and the Masumeh shrine in Qom.

O/N Tehran.

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Day 10

Transfer to Tehran IKA airport for your return flight.

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