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Journey to Persia - Exodus Travels
Journey to Persia - Exodus Travels
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11 reviews
Starts
Tehran
Destinations
+11
Ends
Tehran
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Highlights

  • Visit Tehran's Archaeological Museum
  • Explore the historicas sites of Yazd
  • Stop to see cave dwellings in Maymand
  • Explore the Iran's architectural gem, Isfahan
Age range
18 to 80 year olds
Max Group Size
18
Travel style
In-depth Cultural
Start and end in Tehran! With the in-depth cultural tour Journey to Persia, you have a 15 day tour package taking you through Tehran, Iran and 10 other destinations in Iran. Journey to Persia includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport.

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  • Journey to Persia reviewer 1
    Written on April 29, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    A great itinerary, a wonderful insight into Iran and its history and culture. The driver and guide were very flexible and went to great lengths to assist us.

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  • Journey to Persia reviewer 2
    Written on January 30, 2012
    5.0 - Excellent

    Iranis are such beautifully friendly people, so pleased to meet visitors to their country. Taking the time to sit and talk to them about their culture, their lives, their fears and their perception of the western world was fascinating. Their hospitality is... Read more

  • Journey to Persia reviewer 3
    Written on November 4, 2011
    5.0 - Excellent

    A truly memorable tour through a history which most of us have only read about. Imaginatively put together to show the treasures of the past, and an excellent tour guide with the knowledge to bring it all alive.A really wonderful hoiday experience amongst a... Read more

  • Journey to Persia reviewer 4
    Written on May 9, 2011
    5.0 - Excellent

    No matter what I was told about friendly Persians, it didn't come close to the warmth and generosity that we were greeted with, everywhere we went. People wanted to take photos with us, stop for a chat and just wanted to make sure that we were enjoying... Read more

  • Journey to Persia reviewer 5
    Written on January 9, 2011
    4.0 - Good

    A well balanced fascinating trip from ancient Persepolis through turquoise-tiled Silk Route mosques to the traffic chaos of modern Tehran. With the exception of the hotel in Tehran (presumably chosen for its tolerance of early arrivals and late departures),... Read more

  • Journey to Persia reviewer 6
    Written on November 3, 2010
    4.0 - Good

    The trip was run very smoothly with high standard of transport and accomodation provided. Iran is an amazing country that I would recommend visiting.  The local people were very welcoming.  It would have been great if more time could be allowed for... Read more

  • Journey to Persia reviewer 7
    Written on June 10, 2010
    5.0 - Excellent

    words can`t descibe how beautiful this country and people are. i wasn`t expecting such a great welcome, its not what are media portray and certinly is not an axis of evil . true eye openerWhat was the most inspirational moment of your trip?people just... Read more

  • Journey to Persia reviewer 8
    Written on November 4, 2008
    3.0 - Average

    A comprehensive trip to a fascinating country.  However, the style of the trip is different from the other Exodus journeys I have been on, feeling more like a conventional coach trip than an adventure holiday.  What was the most inspirational moment of your... Read more

  • Journey to Persia reviewer 9
    Written on November 3, 2008
    4.0 - Good

    Don't believe everything you see and hear from the media. The people were fantastic, kind and generous.What was the most inspirational moment of your trip?Isafhan being the jewel in the crown. Everywhere we went the local people were kind and generous.What... Read more

  • Journey to Persia reviewer 10
    Written on April 2, 2008
    5.0 - Excellent

    A really fantastic trip and very uplifiting - came back with a very different view on Iran and its people.  Its an extraordinary country with amazing architecture fab food warm people and spectatular mountain landscapes and not like how the media portray... Read more

Itinerary

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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Start Tehran.
  2. Day 2: Full day sightseeing in Tehran
  3. Day 3: Visit Kashan en route to the traditional village of Abyaneh.
  4. Day 4: Drive to Yazd making stops in Na'in and Mohamadiye en route.
  5. Day 5: Visit Ateshkade Fire Temple, mausoleum, mosque and bazaars of Yazd.
  6. Day 6: Stop in the troglodyte village of Meymand en route to Kerman.
  7. Day 7: Day trip of Arg-e-Rayen citadel (a miniature version of Bam), Mahan and Kerman
  8. Day 8: Drive to Shiraz
  9. Day 9: Explore Shiraz, its mausoleums and monumental gardens.
  10. Day 10: Visit the ancient ruins of Persepolis.
  11. Day 11: Drive to Iran's architectural gem, Isfahan visiting Pasargadae en route.
  12. Day 12-13: Explore Iran's greatest jewel, Isfahan
  13. Day 14: Drive to Tehran stopping in Natanz en route
  14. Day 15: End Tehran

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  • Accommodation

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  • Guide

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  • Meals

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  • Transport

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Questions & Answers

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  • Is there a single supplement available on this tour?

    Yes. Please take note that there will be an extra charge for a single supplement room. Please contact us to arrange this.

  • Does the tour price include flights or just transportations on land?

    Prices listed for the tour are land only and do not include the international flights.

    We specialise in giving you the best tours from around the world, however the tours we offer do not include airfare and we do not book or advise on airfare. You will be responsible for booking your flights to meet with the group at the starting city. We do not recommend booking airfare before confirming your tour.

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About the countries

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Visa

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Vaccinations

These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
Typhoid
Recommended for Iran. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
Hepatitis A
Recommended for Iran. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
Cholera
Recommended for Iran. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
Hepatitis B
Recommended for Iran. Ideally 2 months before travel.
Rabies
Recommended for Iran. Ideally 1 month before travel.
Yellow fever
Certificate of vaccination required if arriving from an area with a risk of yellow fever transmission for Iran. Ideally 10 days before travel.

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Location
Start and end in Tehran.
Hold my space
TourRadar can request Exodus Travels to hold spaces for you for up to 48 hours without any credit card details.
Deposit
TourRadar only requires a deposit of 20% to confirm this Exodus Travels booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 9 February 2019 the full payment of $3,672 is necessary.
Cancellation policy
No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 60 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of $3672 for Journey to Persia, but the deposit of 20% is non-refundable.
Credit Cards
The following cards are accepted for Exodus Travels tours: Visa - Master Card - American Express

Destinations

Covering a total distance of approx 2,154 km.
  • Tehran (Iran)
  • 235 km
  • Abyaneh (Iran)
  • 161 km
  • Na'in (Iran)
  • 160 km
  • Yazd (Iran)
  • 209 km
  • Meymand (Iran)
  • 163 km
  • Kerman (Iran)
  • 32 km
  • Mahan (Iran)
  • 32 km
  • Kerman (Iran)
  • 443 km
  • Shiraz (Iran)
  • 50 km
  • Persepolis (Iran)
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