Modern Tehran City Tour

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Welcome to Tehran, the vibrant and modern capital of Iran, where tradition and innovation converge to create a dynamic cityscape. Despite facing challenges like air pollution due to rapid urbanization, Tehran remains a city of contrasts and hidden gems waiting to be discovered.

Join us on this Tehran city tour to uncover the city’s multifaceted charm and explore its rich cultural heritage. Begin your journey by delving into the opulent world of Sa’d Abad Palace and Niavaran Palace, where the grandeur of Iran’s royal history comes to life. These palaces offer a glimpse into the lavish lifestyles of the country’s past rulers, showcasing exquisite architecture and ornate decorations.

Venture into the bustling Tajrish Bazaar, a vibrant marketplace where the sights, sounds, and scents of Tehran come alive. Immerse yourself in the hustle and bustle of this traditional market, where vendors sell a variety of goods, from spices and textiles to handicrafts and souvenirs. Experience the authentic atmosphere of Iranian commerce and interact with locals as you navigate the maze of narrow alleys and bustling stalls.

Cross the iconic Tabiat Bridge, a modern architectural marvel that symbolizes Tehran’s blend of tradition and innovation. This pedestrian bridge offers panoramic views of the city and serves as a gathering place for locals and tourists alike. Take a leisurely stroll across the bridge, admiring its sleek design and enjoying the scenic vistas of Tehran’s urban landscape.

As you explore modern Tehran on this tour, you’ll discover a city that is constantly evolving, embracing its rich history while embracing the future with open arms.

Join us on this journey to experience Tehran beyond your expectations, where every corner reveals a new facet of this dynamic metropolis.


  • Explore the Niavaran Palace Complex, showcasing a fusion of traditional Persian architecture and modern design.
  • Visit the Ahmad Shahi Pavilion, offering a glimpse into the lives of past rulers.
  • Discover the opulent Sa'd Abad Palace Complex, featuring 18 palaces and stunning gardens.
  • Marvel at the vast collection of Iranian and international art at the Jahan Name Museum.
  • Explore the Fine Arts Museum, housing exquisite Persian paintings from various eras.
  • Savor the vibrant atmosphere and traditional architecture of this bustling marketplace.
  • Explore a diverse range of goods, from fresh produce and sweets to local crafts and souvenirs.


  • All transportations in private vehicle
  • All transfers
  • Professional licensed English-speaking tour guide/driver
  • Daily refreshment (2 bottles of water/ fruits/ snacks)
  • Entrance fees
  • Tips for the tour guide/drive
  • Meals


Welcome to Tehran, Iran's bustling capital city, where history, culture, and modernity intertwine. Our tour guide will meet you at your hotel lobby at 9:00 AM for a full-day exploration of Tehran's iconic landmarks and hidden gems.

Our first stop is the Niavaran Palace Complex in the Shemiran district. This complex, once the primary residence of the last Shah, Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, features traditional Persian architecture and modern design. Key highlights include the main Niavaran Palace, the Ahmad Shahi Pavilion, and the Art Collections of Jahan Nama Museum.

Next, we head to the Sa'd Abad Palace Complex, set in beautiful gardens at the mountain foothills. This site contains 18 palaces from the Qajar and Pahlavi Dynasties, including the last Shah's residence before his departure in 1979. The complex also features the Fine Arts Museum with an exquisite collection of Persian paintings.

Our final destination is the vibrant Tajrish Bazaar, offering a variety of goods, from fresh produce and traditional sweets to crafts and souvenirs. The bazaar's picturesque central section, the nearby Imamzadeh Saleh Shrine, and a local kebab restaurant and teahouse add to its charm.

After exploring the bazaar, we will return to your hotel, concluding our tour. This full-day tour offers a unique experience, showcasing Tehran's rich cultural heritage and modern vibrancy. We hope you enjoyed your time in Tehran and look forward to your next adventure in Iran.

Frequently asked questions

You have 2 options to book the tour: click on the book Now button and reserve your tour or send us an inquiry and we get back to you for more information. Also, if you have any questions before making your decision, contact us on WhatsApp: +98 902 017 2888, Online Chat or Email ([email protected])

Except for the visa-free countries (the Republic of Azerbaijan, Bolivia, Turkey, Syria, Lebanon, Georgia, Armenia, Venezuela, Egypt, Malaysia and China.) other nationalities need to apply for Iran visa before their trip to Iran. If you are buying a tour package from us, do not worry about it at all. We take care of your visa and it's included in your tour package. The process is like: you send us your documents, we apply for your visa and you collect it upon arrival at the airport or any other collecting point you choose (it can be Iran embassy or consulate anywhere in the world). For more information about Iran visa visit our blog article for Iran Visa Ultimate Guide.

It’s not compulsory, but since you need to have access to the Internet, having a SIM card will be necessary. This tour includes Special Iran Travel Deal which has a SIM card for travelers.

Yes, having travel insurance is required at passport control when you are entering Iran. This tour includes Special Iran Travel Deal which has travel insurance for travelers. For more information please read about Iran Travel Insurance.

Where to change somehow depends on the amount of money you’d like to exchange. If it’s a small amount you can change at the airport or your hotel after getting to Iran. But for larger amounts, we suggest exchanging at an exchange store in the city, while you are visiting the downtown with your guide. Your guide will also assist you in choosing the best place for doing the exchange.

International credit or debit cards are not accepted in Iran, so you must bring cash and conduct frequent exchanges. However, there is a solution to this problem: the “Iran tourist Card”. You can use this prepaid debit card for tourists instead of cash. Upon request, please let our support team know so that they can prepare it for you.

According to To Iran Tour’s terms and conditions, cancellations must be made by the customer in writing to To Iran Tour before the tour departure is confirmed. Applied cancellation fees are mentioned in the cancellation box of each tour. It differs between packages and day tours as in high and low season. You can contact To Iran Tour on WhatsApp: +98 902 017 2888 or by email at [email protected] for more information.

All non-Iranian nationals older than 12 years, must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and present a valid vaccine certificate on arrival. The vaccination certificate must be in English, showing full vaccination of 2 doses. However, there are no obligations regarding the date of the vaccination. Or they should present a negative PCR test.

Based on the group size or the road quality and the tour type, minibuses, vans or VIP buses will be used for the tour which are all private vehicles. All the vehicles are AC equipped and have the standard of EURO5 or EURO4.

Important Notes

Transportation will be in a minibus / van / private car depending on your group size

Vegetarian dishes are also possible upon request.

The priority in sightseeing may be changed. It is due to the time of your arrival, your guide’s discretion, and official and unofficial holidays of some museums. Also, some activities in the itinerary may be changed depending on the weather conditions.

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Bulk discount (by Percent)

Bulk discount adult
# Discount group From adult To adult Value
1 2 Pax 2 2 47%
2 3 Pax 3 3 50%
3 4 Pax 4 4 65%
4 5 Pax 5 5 70%


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