Iran Different Religion Tour
Tehran, Hamedan, Qom, Isfahan, Yazd, Shiraz
Day 1 Tehran Our first day in Iran will be spent in one of the most crowded cities throughout the word. In Tehran you will gain important knowledge regarding our history and the way our kings lived. There is an Armenian cemetery in Tehran that is hard to get in, but we will arrange time to visit here. Don’t worry.
Day 2 Hamadan Hamadan is believed to be one of the oldest cities in Iran and even in the world. It is alleged by common people that it was once occupied by the Assyrians in 1100 BCE. The Ancient Greek historian, Herodotus, states that it was the capital of the Medes, around 700 BCE. Hegmataneh, Ester tomb (one of The most important place for jews), Avesina tomb.
Day 3 Qom After having breakfast, we will head to Qom, the most conservative city in Iran. It is full of religious schools that train mollas.
Day 4-5 Isfahan Isfahan is located on the main north–south and east–west routes crossing Iran, and was once one of the largest cities in the world. It flourished from 1050 to 1722, particularly in the 16th century under the Safavid dynasty, when it became the capital of Persia for the second time in its history. In Safavid dynasty, a lot of Armenians emigrated from Armenia to Iran. Even today, the city retains much of its past glory. It is famous for its Persian–Islamic architecture, with many beautiful boulevards, covered bridges, palaces, mosques, and minarets. Imam sq., Imam mosque, Sheikh Lotfollah mosque, Ali Qapu palace, Vank church, Bethlehem church, Siyose pol & Khaju Bridges
Sheikh Lotfollah mosque
Ali Qapu palace
Siyose pol & Khaju Bridges
Day 6-7 Yazd Yazd is one of the main cities of Zoroastrian culture. The most important sites of Zoroastrians are located in this city. We will see how they pray in fire temples. We should mention that Yazd is one of religious cities in Iran. However, there are 13 synagogues located in Yazd that few people are aware of their existence. There are also other sites in Yazd to be visited. Fire temple, Tower of silence, Synagogue, Jameh mosque, Religious Islamic school, Chak chak, Narin castle, Shah abbasi caravanserai, Ice house
Tower of silence
Religious Islamic school
Shah abbasi caravanserai
Ice house (Ice pit
Day 8-9 Shiraz Shiraz is known as the city of poets, literature and flowers. It is also considered by many Iranians to be the city of gardens due to the many gardens and fruit trees that can be seen in the city like Eram Garden. Shiraz has had major Jewish and Christian communities. Persepolis, Necropolis, Pink mosque, Bazar, karimkhan Zand castle, Vakil hamam
karimkhan Zand castle
Day 10 Tehran We will fly back to Tehran. Good bye Iran
Duration: 10 days | Accommodations: 9 nights | Tour guide: English speaking | Transfers: Public transfer
In this tour you will see different religious people and find how they’re living together in peace in the Islamic country. We will meet Muslims, Zoroastrians, Christians and Jews. It is possible to meet all these religious people who live in Iran and spend time with them.