Iran: Wonders of Persia

Esfahan, Iran
February 26, 2018
14 Days
Overland Adventure
15 Guests
From $11,980
Market, Iran

Expedition Highlights

  • Explore the ruins of Persepolis, conquered by Alexander the Great in 330 BC and only recently rediscovered under desert sands in the early 1930s.
  • Visit Yazd, regarded by UNESCO as one of the oldest towns on Earth and the center for the Zoroastrian faith.
  • Discover countless shrines, gardens, tea houses, and bazaars in Shiraz, once famed for its vineyards of Shiraz grapes. 
  • View the breathtaking mosque of Masjed-é Imám, formerly the Shah Mosque, covered by blue tiles and surrounded by minarets.
  • Tour Tehran, Iran’s cosmopolitan capital, where highlights include the Sa’ad Abad Palace complex as well as the National Museum of Archaeology and the National Jewels Museum.

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