Kashan Rose Water Tour
8 Nights & 9 Days
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PKG Validity : 2019 & 2020
Ordibehesht (May) in Iran, can be a heaven effect when the plains and gardens are full of flowers and bloom. Kashan rosewater tour starts from Shiraz. Its streets are full of orange blossom smell and have a pleasant weather in this month. Then we go to the second historical city in the world; Yazd. We walk through its adobe alleyways and visit the Persian engineering genius. Isfahan is half of the world; you will see Persian arts in the monument, bazaar and everywhere. One of the most beautiful costumes in Ordibehesht is Golabgiri (rose water process) that we are going to touch this process from near in Niasar workshop and memorize rose water smell forever.
DESTINATIONS & ATTRACTIONS
- Shiraz: Nasir-ol-molk Mosque, Eram Garden, Vakil Historical Complex, Persepolis, Naghsh-e Rustam, Tomb of Saadi, Tomb of Hafez, Pasargadae
- Yazd: Cypress of Abarkooh, Amir Chakhmaq Complex, Fahadan, Dowlat Abad Garden, Jameh Mosque of Yazd, Zoroastrian Tower of Silence, Zoroastrian Fire Temple, Mud Brick Ice, Narin Castle
- Isfahan: Jameh Mosque of Nain, Khaju Bridge, Sio Se Pol, Chehel Sotoun, Naqsh-e Jahan Square, Abbasi Great Mosque, Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque, Ali-Qapu Palace, Vank Cathedral, Fin Garden, Boroujerdi house, Tabatabaei Historical house, Golabgiry
- Tehran: Milad Tower, Niavaran Palace, Tajrish Bazaar, Imamzadeh Saleh, Carpet Museum
You will arrive in Iran – Shiraz SYZ airport early in the morning and we have a lot to venture, numerous places to visit. We will visit Nasir-ol-molk Mosque, a masterpiece of innovation and creation. Afterwards, you will be taken to see colorful paradise that named Eram Garden (WHS), in the next we will move to Karim Khan Citadel, a well-built fort, and a most see monument. Then we move on to enjoy the fabulous architecture of Vakil Mosque and admire the beauty of carpets, rugs, and woven handicrafts found in Vakil Bazaar, then we get to Saraye Moshir a traditional Bazaar. O/N Shiraz
We will start our day by driving to Yazd, en-route we will move to the history of ancient Persia by visiting Persepolis (WHS), a complex accommodating a cluster of palaces. Afterwards we will visit Naghsh-e Rustam, which is an ancient Necropolis, a large ancient cemetery with elaborate tomb monuments. Here you can see a group of ancient Iranian rock reliefs cut into the cliff, from the Sassanid periods. Two poets know Shiraz more; Sa’di and Hafez. We will stop for the day by Tomb of Saadi & Tomb of Hafez. Don’t forget to buy their book as the best souvenir . O/N Shiraz
After breakfast, we will drive to Yazd en-route we will visit Pasargadae (WHS), where Cyrus the Great is resting for centuries. Then we will continue to Abarkooh for visiting the Cypress of Abarkooh, after arrival we will visit Amir Chakhmaq Complex. Then we will experience walking through narrow allies of Fahadan District with tall mud and straw walls, which are reminiscent of the ancient architecture of the city. Next, we will move to visit Dowlat Abad Garden (WHS), which is renown all across the globe due to its tallest wind tower of the world. Finally yet importantly, is Jameh Mosque of Yazd. O/N Yazd
After breakfast, we will start our day by visiting Zoroastrian Tower of Silence which a circular and raised structure built by Zoroastrians on top of a hill. We next have the chance to visit Zoroastrian Fire Temple, a place of worship for Zoroastrians. After that, we will drive to Isfahan, en-route we will have stop in Meybod for visiting Mud Bric Ice, Narin Castle, then we will drive to Naein for visiting Jameh Mosque of Nain. Then continue to Isfahan, arrival in Isfahan and we will have visit of two famous stone bridges on the Zayandeh Rood River, Khaju Bridge and Sio Se Pol. O/N Isfahan
Get ready to visit half of the world; Isfahan was once the capital of Persia and one of the largest cities in the world. We begin our journey through Isfahan by visiting Chehel Sotoun Palace. Then we will continue Meidan-e Emam (Naghsh-e-Jahan) (WHS) Square which is an oblong-shaped square built in Safavid era. It is bordered on all sides by aesthetically remarkable monumental buildings linked by a series of two-storied arcades of shops, and then we will visit Abbasi Great Mosque, Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque. There is an underground corridor offering a passage from the building to Ali Qapu Palace. O/N Isfahan
After breakfast, should not miss Vank Cathedral which is one of the most celebrated example of the colorful architecture to mirror Christians’ religious and spiritual concepts, we will drive to Tehran, En-route we will visit Kashan, including Fin Garden (WHS) a lush garden renowned as being the very epitome of the Persian garden. Then we will visit Boroujerdi house and Tabatabaei Historical house, Tabatabaei Traditional house is a perfect place to gain an insight as to how great taste of art and exquisite workmanship can come together to build a splendid house about 2 centuries ago. O/N Kashan
Today we wake up early morning to visit rose water workshop and Golabgiry festival in Niasar. It is one of the oldest customs in Iran that has survived until now. Yearly, in May the flowers are picked and carried to Golabgiri workshops to boil in special pot and extract rose water. This type of rose, called mohammadi flower; same name of Islam Prophet because of good smell. Then, we will drive to the tallest tower in Iran and 17th-tallest freestanding structure in the world, Milad Tower is a multi-purpose tower standing at 435 meters from base to the tip of the antenna O/N Tehran
In the morning, you will have a visit from Niavaran Palace, which is a 300-hectare complex built by the Qajar and Pahlavi monarchs, located in Shemiran, next place will be Tajrish Bazaar, an old bazaar worth spending time and have some shopping. In the heart of Bazaar, you can visit Imamzadeh Saleh, dates back to the Qajar Period. It has gone through many repair and alterations until today. The next sight will be Carpet Museum side Laleh Park exhibiting a variety of Persian carpets from all over Iran, dating from the 16th century. O/N Tehran
In the early morning, we will move to IKA airport for our departure flight. Saying goodbye is never easy, but it is time to go to the airport. Iran is a kind of place that you cannot get enough of it and to appreciate its beauty thoroughly in such few days is not possible. Therefore, until next time we will have the honor to host you here in Iran take care and enjoy your flight.
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