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Iran

Travel through sophisticated Islamic cities, atmospheric bazaars, ancient Persian ruins, dazzling mountains and deserts in Iran, a truly exciting and off-the-beaten-track destination for any traveller.

Relax in a teahouse in Tehran after exploring its ornate Golestan Palace, take a guided tour of the ancient Persian ruins of Persepolis, enjoy an overnight stay in a medieval-era Silk Road caravanserai, discover the historic Safavid city of Esfahan and its phenomenal mosques and palaces.

Best of all, experience the warmth and hospitality of the Iranian people, and discover why many visitors say that Iran is one of the most welcoming places on Earth.

 

We have 5 trips in Iran   
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TRIP CODE
IHPSN

GROUP TOUR from £2575 for 14 days

HIGHLIGHTS

- Experience the wondrous remains of Persepolis
- Immerse yourself in nomadic life in a remote homestay with the Qashqai people
- Stay in a classic 16th century Caravanserai

TRIP CODE
IHPZF

GROUP TOUR from £2295 for 10 days

HIGHLIGHTS

- Discover why Iranian cuisine is so globally influential while tasting crispy rice dishes like tah chin, breads such as soft sangak or fragrant spices such as cinnamon or cardamom
- Cook cultural culinary favourites in welcoming Iranian family homes – from the sumptuous spiced meat and rice of biryani to sharp and fruity fesenjan stews
- Sample regional delicacies at some of the finest sweet stores in Iran during a visit to Yazd, snacking on crunchy almond qottab or chewy soft baqlava as you go

TRIP CODE
IHPSW

GROUP TOUR from £1895 for 9 days

HIGHLIGHTS

- Discover an Iran beyond the media portrayals of a repressive and dour regime – this is a country full of warm, lively and friendly people
- Be invited into an Iranian's home for dinner; a highlight for most travellers. Traditional Iranian food is carefully prepared in the home and can take hours, even days to prepare. Be prepared for plenty of food and the most incredible hospitality.
- Explore the rich history told in the ancient ruins that lie across the country. Modern Iran is a great fusion of civilisations – the Archaemedians, Alexander the Great, the Parthanians, Sassanians, Arabs, Seljuks, Mongols, and Safavids – who all left their mark in innumerable ways

TRIP CODE
IHPXI

GROUP TOUR from £2750 for 16 days

HIGHLIGHTS

- Discover an Iran beyond the media portrayals of a repressive and dour regime – this is a country full of warm, lively and friendly people
- Explore the rich history told in the ancient ruins that lie across the country. Modern Iran is a great fusion of civilisations – the Archaemedians, Alexander the Great, the Parthanians, Sassanians, Arabs, Seljuks, Mongols, and Safavids – who all left their mark in innumerable ways
- Travel to Izad Khast for a private tour of the castle ruins, and cap with day off by witnessing a traditional dance performance

TRIP CODE
EAXP

GROUP TOUR from £2399 for 15 days

HIGHLIGHTS

- Explore Shiraz, the city of poets, roses and nightingales
- Visit the heart of the Achaemenian Empire, Persepolis
- Discover Isfahan, the old capital and the 'Jewel of Islamic Iran'
- Get lost in the bazaars of Yazd, home to the Zoroastrian Towers of Silence