Travel Like Other Americans in a memorable trip to Iran.
“We love Iran! Let’s Go Iran & Mozhgan organized a fabulous private customized trip for us. I’ve traveled to 164 countries and Iran is on my Top 10 List.”
Patricia Stone www.GlobalAdventuress.com"
Visa process for American Citizens:
Step 1: Receiving the documents from you:
1: A copy of the first page of your passport, it needs to be valid at least for 6 months.
2: A picture of you in size of 4 cm in 6 cm.
3: Visa application form that should be filled in and submitted.
Step 2: Starting visa application
My colleagues in the visa department applied for your visa at the right time, when your code gets ready, I will send it to you.
Step 3: Stamping your visa
If your preferred embassy to stamp your visa is in your country, when I send you your visa code, after 3 days, you should call the Iranian embassy in your country to make sure they received your visa code, then you should go there to stamp your visa. But if your preferred place to collect your visa is in one of the main airport of Iran, you should bring your visa code with you, and stamp it as soon as you arrive at the airport.
The 14 days itinerary for Americans:
Tehran > Zanjan > Kandovan > Tabriz > Shiraz > Sepidan > Abarkooh > Yazd > Esfahan > Kashan
Day 1: Arrival-Tehran
When you arrive in Tehran at 15:10, you will spend some hours exploring Tehran city such as Tabiat bridge, Milad towers then Transfer you to the Hotel. Overnight Tehran.
Day 2: Tehran
When you arrive in Tehran at 15:10, you will spend some hours exploring Tehran city such as Tabiat bridge, MilHave a full day tour of Tehran to visit National Museum, Jewelry museum, Golestan place and then you will spend some hours to explore Grand Bazaar of Tehran. Overnight in Tehran. towers then Transfer you to the Hotel. Overnight Tehran.
Day 3: Tehran to Zanjan
Drive from Tehran to Qazvin. Tour of Qazvin to visit Chehelsotun palace, Jame mosque, Tomb of Hamdolah Mostofi. In the afternoon drive to Zanjan. City tour of Zanjan to visit Bazaar, Sultanieh. Overnight in Zanjan
Day 4: Zanjan to Kandovan
Drive from Zanjan to Kandovan. Visit this rocky village of Tabriz province. It is one of the 3 rocky village of world. Overnight stay in Lale Rocky hotel. Overnight in Kandovan
Day 5: Kandovan to Tabriz
Tour of Tabriz to visit Kabood or blue mosque, Tabriz Bazaar and Elgoli mansion and park, Mary church and the lovely Bazaar of Tabriz. overnight Tabriz.
Day 6: Tabriz to Shiraz
You will be driven to the airport around 10 am to fly to Shiraz at 12:10 in the morning. you will visit Nasirolmolk Mosque and then Vakil complex that consist of Arg-e Karimkhan citadel, Vakil Bath traditional bath, Vakil Bazaar and Vakil mosque inside of the Bazaar. In the evening visit Hafez and Saadi tomb. Overnight Shiraz
Day 7: Sepidan
You will go on to Sepidan. Today you can experience the North of Iran in South of Iran with a green environment, the pleasant weather even in summer. Here you can get familiar with two different cultures at the same time, simple rural life next to Nomadic life, you see that these two tribes have remained for many years next to each other and some of them got married, so that’s why there are many things in common between them. Sepidan is surrounded with lots of apple, nut, apricot and plum gardens that you can visit. Yellow, red, orange leaves of trees, the rustling of leaves in the breeze, the roaring river and the other natural sounds inside of the gardens make you feel safe and free. Also, Sepidan with its villages has high capability of professional eco-tours. You can walk through the jungles to see the springs, waterfalls, etc like Sheshpir Spring, Margon waterfall, go hiking, and climb the mountain through the Ronj Mountain. The local people are welcoming, and this is the time for you to communicate them in their houses that are filled with the smell of traditional foods and bread. In the evening drive to Shiraz. Overnight Sepidan.
Day 8: Sepidan- Shiraz
In the morning, you will eat the most delicious breakfast ever. Fresh and organic eggs, cheese, bread and cream. After breakfast, you will star Full day tour of Shiraz to see: Nasiralmolk mosque, Narenjestan garden, then go to visit Vakil complex consists of Vakil mosque, Vakil bazaar, Vakil bathhouse, Karimkhan citadel. In the evening visit Hafez and Saadi tomb. At night visit Aliebne Hamze shrine. Overnight Shiraz.
Day 9: Persepolis-Abarkooh-Yazd
Today you will be driven to Persepolis and will see this great world heritage. You will get familiar with ancient Iranian culture. After visiting Persepolis, you will go on to see Abarkouh, an old eye-catching city that holds the oldest Cyprus in the world. After a short time, walking in the old cities and watching the only 2-floor windward of the world, you will have a relaxing time in Sarve kohan guest house to drink some tea and enjoy your time in a small lovely garden. Then you will be driven to Yazd, the central city of Zoroastrian and the 22nd city registered in the world heritage. Overnight Yazd.
Day 10: Yazd
In the morning, you will see Fire Temple, and then in the basement you can see Sardab, or ice house. There you get familiar with how people kept water in past. After visiting the old neighbor of the city and visiting the shopping centers where you can find handicrafts while listening to call of pray, you will visit the beautiful Jame Mosque. After lunch, you will see Amirchakhmaq complex: Bazaar and Mosque. Near sunset, you will go on to see a nice desert camp where you can do: camel-riding, safari, motor riding, watching sunset, climbing the sand hills, observing stars, taking some tea and dinner. Then you will be back to your hotel in Yazd.
Day 11: Yazd-Esfahan
Early in the morning drive to Isfahan. Tour of Isfahan to visit the capital of Iran during Safavid dynasty. First start visiting Naghsh-e Jahan square, this is the biggest square after Tiananmen Square in China. In Naghsh-e Jahan square there are lots of buildings, the private mosque of the royal court that is named Sheikh Lotfollah mosque. Across from this mosque is A’li Qapu palace with six floors. When you visit sixth floors, Music Hall, you found deep circular niches in the walls, having not only aesthetic value but also acoustic. In the other floors, the Walls are painted with delicate miniatures that attract the visitors. After that go to visit the public mosque, Shah Mosque during Shah Abbas era, King of Safavid dynasty. Then visit Hasht Behesht palace. In the evening, walk on longest bridge, Si-O-Seh pol, and Khaju bridge with its brilliant tile-working on the Zayandeh River. Drink a cup of tea and enjoy watching the reflect of sunset on the river. Overnight Isfahan.
Day 12: Esfahan
Full day tour of Isfahan to visit Vank Cathedral that Armenians call it as Holy Savior Cathedral in Jolfa area (Armenian area), there are lots of cafés that you can try Armenian coffee, rest for some hours and then continue sight –seeing. Visit the Grand Mosque of Isfahan, Jame mosque and then Chehel Sotun place that was built for entertainment and receptions of other ambassadors and kings.at the end what a treat it would be if you visit old Bazaar. It’s like walking back in time. Don't forget to buy Gaz and Iranian Candy in the bazaar. Overnight Isfahan.
Day 13: Esfahna-Abyane-Kashan
In the morning drive from Isfahan to Kashan. In Route visit Abyaneh. It’s a historical village where women wear colorful and flourish clothes with white scarves. The whole village looks red because of the soil’s color people use to construct their houses. Then visit Boroujerdi house and Fin Garden in Kashan. Overnight Kashan.
Day 14: Kashan – Isfahan
In the morning you will visit Tabatabaee house and Kashan Bazaar, then Transfer to the international airport of Isfahan to depart Iran at 20:40 PM