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Discover Iran on a Budget

5 Cities 8 Days

Cities

Style

  • Architecture
  • History

Age Range

  • 15-99

Service Level

  • Tight Budget

Overview

Nowadays, after a huge drop in its currency's (Rial) value, Iran is one of the cheapest destinations in the world, making it a great destination for almost everyone. Discover Iran package brings together a combination of top-rated budget hotels and high-quality bus transportation in an unbeatable deal.

What’s included?

  • Meals

    All breakfasts

  • Transport

    4 VIP bus tickets between Tehran, Kashan, Isfahan, Yazd and Shiraz for any date & any time you want, 1 domestic flight between Tehran and Shiraz

  • Accommodation

    8 nights’ accommodation in private rooms in popular budget hotels (2*,3*,4*)

  • Additional Services

    Travel insurance for up to 30 days with the coverage of 10K EUR, Visa Authorization Letter

  • Not Included

    Entrance fees, other meals, international flights, guides, personal expenses

Trip Itinerary

  • Day 1: Tehran

    Bustling Nightlife

    Welcome to Tehran! From the Shah to the Jazz, today we’re leaving no stone unturned. Let’s begin this trip at Golestan Palace and shake hands with Iran’s most iconic kings; from the Qajar ones to the Pahlavi Shah. Our next two stops are the National Museum of Iran and the Treasury of National Jewels. Following that, we’ll take selfies with THE Azadi Tower herself. Then we’ll have a tea break in the smallest cafe in the world at Tehran Grand Bazaar. For dinner, we’ll go where the cool kids hang out, at a Rock Cafe or a Jazz Café.

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  • Day 2: Tehran

    Grand Palaces

    Let’s head north! Today we’ll once again admire the Pahlavi family’s lavish life; this time in their summer house and garden. We’ll visit Sa'dabad Complex and Niavaran Palace, where the royal family’s everyday items are kept. We’ll have a stroll in their big gardens and visit a couple of the art museums in the complex. This evening, we’ll go to Ab-o-Atash Park to see its musical fountains. We’ll cross the beautiful Tabiat Bridge to take selfies with the fantastic view of the shiney Tehran. Finally, we’re going to picnic with the locals in Taleghani Forest Park.

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  • Day 3: Kashan

    Ancient Homes

    Rise and shine early morning, because en route to Kashan we’ll take you to see the impossible: the Shrine of Emam Khomeini. Then we'll get the original Kashan Sohan (a saffron toffee) to snack on throughout the trip. Once in Kashan, we’re going to visit the Fin Garden, the shining star of all Persian gardens. We’ll also take you to see the most beautiful and charming historical houses in Iran, and while we’re there, we’ll visit the ancient Yakhchāl (coolers) of Jalali Castle. After a delicious lunch, we’ll head to the gorgeous Agha Bozorg Mosque and its grand theological school.

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  • Day 4: Isfahan

    Party People & Lavish Kings

    Once we reach Isfahan, we’ll go to Naqshe Jahan Square and up a terrace with the same view of the square as the one in the brochure pictures. Then, one by one we’ll visit its iconic landmarks including Shah MosqueSheikh Lotfollah Mosque, and Ali Qapu Palace. And while we explore the Grand Bazaar, you get to visit a handicraft workshop in person. Tonight, we’ll have a leisurely stroll and a delicious dinner at a cheerful restaurant near Si-o-se-pol or Khaju Bridge.

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Frequently Asked Questions

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Reviews

Alba

Alba

Italy

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Thanks Google, I found 1stquest and had amazing experiences in my Iran travel. All I needed was handled by Zara who had the best Italian accent ;)
Gayatri

Gayatri

India

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Domestic buses were so cheap and reliable and made my trip affordable. Hotels provided perfect services for us. We just had a problem with Yazd to Shiraz bus ticket that was handled by a phone call to 1stquest.
Albina

Albina

Ukraine

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A quick tip: If you need anything in Iran, just ask people in the street. People love tourists! Get along with them. They will invite you to their houses. Also do not forget to try traditional food in every city! I loved them, especially Beryouni in Isfahan!
Isabella

Isabella

Spain

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Hotels were good. Domestic transportation system was on time. 1stquest team were completely supportive. I’d rather to stay more than 1 night in Tehran because I think it really has many things to discover. Spent 7 quality days in Iran and think it worth one other trip.
Tina

Tina

Italy

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The price was affordable but the experience was not really cheap! Thanks to Zara and Daisy for their full support during this trip.

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