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Iran Deserts Tour

Iran Deserts Tour

Tour Name: Iranian Deserts

Duration: 13 days

Itinerary: Tehran (2N), Kerman (3N), Yazd (2N), Mesr / Farahzad (2N), Matin Abad (2N), Kashan (1N)


Day 1: Arrival in Tehran - Meet and greet at IKA Airport, transfer to your hotel, check-in and rest. In the afternoon we can visit Sa'd Abad Palace Complex and then you will have Welcome dinner in a traditional restaurant and transfer back to the hotel. O/N Tehran


Day 2: Tehran - A full day sightseeing in Tehran to visit the main sites of this truly unique capital city. O/N Tehran


  • Golestan Palace (UNESCO Site)
  • Iran Bastan Archaeological Museum
  • Abgineh Museum
  • Jewelry Museum
  • Grand Bazaar
  • Milad Tower


Day 3: Tehran - Kerman (1 Hr. Flight) - In the morning, fly to Kerman, transfer to your hotel, and check-in. Then, in the afternoon, visit Ganjali Khan Complex, Bazaar, and Jame Mosque. O/N Kerman.


  • Ganjali Khan Complex
  • Bazaar
  • Jame Mosque


Day 4: Kerman - Bam - Kerman (380 Km Drive) - A full day excursion to Bam to visit Bam and its Cultural Landscape. En-Route, visit Shazdeh Garden and Shah Nematollah Vali Mausoleum in Mahan, and Arg Rayen in Rayen. O/N Kerman


  • Bam and its Cultural Landscape (UNESCO Site)
  • Shazdeh Garden (UNESCO Site)
  • Shah Nematollah Vali Mausoleum
  • Arg-e Rayen (Rayen Citadel)


Day 5: Kerman - Shahdad - Kerman (194 Km Drive) - A full day tour to enjoy wonderful scenery of desert in Shahdad and Kaluts (Yardang), visit Shahdad old castles, caravansary, old metal melting factory, and getting familiar with the culture, history, and life style of the people of this Desert Town. O/N Kerman


  • Shahdad Desert


Day 6: Kerman - Yazd (366 Km Drive) – Drive to Yazd. En-Route, visit Zein-o-din Caravanserai, Pahlavanpour Garden in the city of Mehriz, and Jame Mosque of Fahraj. O/N Yazd


  • Zein-o-din Caravanserai
  • Pahlavanpour Garden
  • Jame Mosque of Fahraj


Day 7: Yazd - A full day sightseeing in Yazd, the second oldest city in the world according to UNESCO, from the architectural viewpoint. O/N Yazd


  • Zoroastrian Fire Temple
  • Amir Chaqmaq Tekiyeh
  • Jame Mosque
  • Traditional Avenues and Houses
  • Zarathustrian’s Tower of Silence
  • Dowlat Abad Garden (UNESCO Site)


Day 8: Yazd - Mesr / Farahzad (358 Km Drive) - Drive to Mesr and Farahzad. En-Route, visit Kharanaq and Garmeh villages. O/N Mesr / Farahzad


  • Kharanaq Village
  • Garmeh Village


Day 9: Mesr / Farahzad - A full day enjoying spectacular pristine desert nature and unique sunset of this area, trekking in Iran central desert, and desert exploring. O/N Mesr / Farahzad


  • Mesr Desert


Day 10: Farahzad - Matin Abad (433 Km Drive) - Drive to Matin Abad. En-Route, stop by Naein to visit Na'in Jame Mosque. O/N Matin Abad


  • Na'in Jame Mosque


Day 11: Matin Abad - A full day tour to experience a variety of desert activities, including trekking in the sand dunes, desert walk, and watching the stars at night. O/N Matin Abad


  • Matin Abad Desert


Day 12: Matin Abad - Maranjab - Kashan (178 Km Drive) - Drive to Maranjab to enjoy awe-inspiring Maranjab Desert, walk on sand hills and salty polygons on the edge of Namak Lake (salt lake), and visit Abbasi Caravanserai. O/N Kashan


  • Maranjab Desert
  • Abbasi Caravanserai


Day 13: Kashan - IKA (208 Km Drive) - A half day sightseeing in Kashan and in the afternoon transfer to IKA airport for departure flight.


  • Fin Garden (UNESCO Site)
  • Sialk Hill (Tappeh-ye Seyalk)
  • Borujerdi and Tabatabaei Traditional Houses
  • Agha Bozorg Mosque & Madraseh



Tour Details & Prices


Group Size:

Min 10 - Max 20

Services Include:

- Accommodation (4 Star Hotel / Desert Hotel / Desert Camp)

- Meals (12 Breakfasts, 6 Lunches, 5 Dinner)

- Transport (Chartered bus)

- All entrance fees, sightseeing, permits, excursions and activities as per the itinerary

- English / German speaking tour guide and trained driver

- Travel insurance

- Visa application process

- Airport transfer

- Refreshments

- Domestic flight from Tehran to Kerman

Services Exclude:

- International flight

- Visa fee payable when collecting your visa from an Iranian embassy or consulate or upon arrival

- Tip for guide and/or driver

- Entrance fees for sites not included in the itinerary


€ 2195 per person

$ 2395 per person

Prices are based on 2 people sharing a room. If you want to book a single room for the tour then additional supplement is charged.