To Iran Tour provides a chance to discover the wonders of one of the world’s oldest civilizations through a healthy and joyful vacation. Our expertly planned tour allows you to immerse yourself in Iran’s rich culture, history, and breathtaking natural landscapes.
This tour is designed to be a unique experience that combines the beauty of Iran’s landscapes and historical sites with daily yoga classes led by a knowledgeable instructor. You can enjoy the tranquility of practicing yoga in the stunning scenery of Iran and learn about the country’s culture and history from our experienced tour guide. In addition, you will have the opportunity to indulge in traditional local cuisines, which will surely delight your taste buds.
If you have always been fascinated by the allure of Iran, this “Yoga into classic Iran” tour is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to experience all that you have dreamed of. Our tour offers the perfect combination of physical activity, cultural exploration, and relaxation, making it an ideal choice for anyone seeking a healthy and rejuvenating vacation.
Welcome to Iran! At IKA airport. Our guide will meet you at the airport and you will be transferred to the hotel for the rest. In the afternoon we have Tehran Sightseeing Tour and visit Golestan Palace*. Then transfer to the train station for going to Shiraz.
*A masterpiece of the Qajar era
After morning yoga and breakfast, the full-day tour begins in Nasir-al Mulk mosque to watch a magnificent masterpiece of design with stunning colors. You continue to Vakil Historical Complex (Public Bath, Bazar, Mosque). Then visit the beautiful Eram Persian Garden* with its aromatic myrtles, beautiful flowers, and towering cypress. End your day tour in Shiraz in the lovely garden Tomb of Hafez and Tomb of Sa’adi, two of our most outstanding poets to feel the taste of Persian Literature.
*One of nine UNESCO Persian gardens.
Wake up early, like a yogi. Do early morning yoga in Bamou National Park. Then drive to Marvdasht to visit Persepolis*, Naghsh-e Rostam Necropolis, and Pasargadae**.
*an impressive palace complex inspired by Mesopotamian models.
**The first dynastic capital of the Achaemenid Empire
Drive to Maharloo Lake which has an amazingly spectacular nature. You could do daily meditation and yoga around the lake. Continue our way to Meymand* cave village to visit this breathtaking landscape.
O/N Rocky Ecolodge
*Cultural Landscape of Maymand is an example of a system that appears to have been more widespread in the past and involves the movement of people rather than animals.
Head out to Yazd for visiting Amir Chakhmaq complex, Jame Mosque of Yazd, and the historical city of Yazd*. Tonight, set in the darkest skies in the desert for stargazing and doing meditation and yoga.
O/N Yazd/ Taft
*The oldest earthen city in the world
Do morning yoga and meditation. Continue our exploration in the Fire temple of Zoroastrians, Tower of silence, and Dowlat Abad persian garden*. Tonight, we have our cooking class with a local chef and taste the dishes you will be making. Our chefs show you how to make Iranian food while you enjoy a peaceful setting.
O/N Yazd or Taft
*One of nine UNESCO Persian gardens
Leave Yazd to visit Isfahan in the morning. En-route to Meybod visit Narin Qale (historical fort) and Kabootar Dovecote. Then in the historical city of Nain visit its Jame the Mosque. In the afternoon, continue to Isfahan to walk around Zayande Rood (River) and visit some historical bridges like 33-pol and Khajoo Bridge. And finally, we have an evening Yoga in our hotel.
After our daily yoga and breakfast, join our expert guide to continue your exploration of the city in Jolfa district to visit Vank Armenian Church, Then Chehel Sotoun Palace* and visit the magnificent Naqsh-e Jahan Square** with its masterpiece mosques and palace, Shah (Imam) Mosque**, Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque**, and Aliqapoo Palace**.
*One of nine UNESCO Persian gardens
**UNESCO inscribed the Square and all Its belongings as a World Heritage Site
Drive to Kashan. In Kashan, we visit Fin Persian Garden*, Aghabozorg Mosque, Boroujerdiha, and Tabatabaei Historical Houses.
*One of nine UNESCO Persian gardens
After morning meditation and yoga, we visit the traditional custom of Golabgiri (Making Rosewater). Then do meditation and yoga. Then packing and transfer to the IKA airport for the departure flight.
_ Hotels are usually 4* or Traditional resorts with the same quality.
– Hotel check-in time generally is at 2:00 PM. So, according to your arrival time, if you need early check-in you must book an extra day.
– Private or single rooms are not available in some traditional local houses. No Bed, but sleeping equipment is traditional comfortable Mattresses and Blankets.
– Use Minibus / Van / Private car depending on your group size
High season ( April To Early September)
You receive a full refund of the tour price if You cancel at least 45 days before the start date of your tour.
45-30 days prior to arrival: 5%
29-15 days prior to arrival: 15%
14-7 days prior to arrival: 25%
6-3 days prior to arrival: 50%
less than 72 hours prior to arrival: No show
Low season (Fall & Winter):
You receive a full refund of the tour price if You cancel at least 30 days before the start date of your tour.
29-15 days prior to arrival: 5%
14-7 days prior to arrival: 15%
6-3 days prior to arrival: 25%
less than 72 hours prior to arrival: 75%
– 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.
_All sites with * sign are submitted in UNESCO World Heritage.
You can book the tour by clicking the “Proceed Booking “button in the price box or sending an inquiry on the “Enquiry Form”.
If you have questions or concerns about the tour, contact us on WhatsApp: +98 902 017 2888 or email us at [email protected].
Yes, you need a visa to enter Iran as a visitor. You should make your visa application well in advance of your date of travel. The application process for an Iranian visa can be long and unpredictable. Visitors to Iran must obtain a visa from one of the Iranian diplomatic missions unless they come from one of the visa-exempt countries or countries eligible for a visa on arrival.
To obtain an Iranian visa, you must first get a visa authorization code that proves your visa application is approved by the Iranian MFA. Once you have this code, you will be able to collect your visa at any embassy or airport. Apply for your Iran Visa and get it in less than 3 days. Please be noted that if you are buying a tour package from us, the visa authorization code is also included and you do not need to apply separately. For more information read our article about How to get Iran visa.
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.
Yes, To Iran Tour offers airport transfers. The distance from IKA to Tehran downtown is about 50 km and having an airport transfer will be a great solution when you just arrive in Tehran. This tour includes Special Iran Travel Deal which has Airport transfers for travelers.
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. This tour includes Special Iran Travel Deal which has tourist cards for travelers.
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.
Hotels are usually 4* or Traditional resorts with the same quality. Private or single rooms are not available in some traditional local houses. The basic price includes double and twin rooms in Hotels. Single rooms cost an extra fee.
Considering the locality and having an authentic experience, some traditional hotels or ecolodges do not have beds. But they all have sleeping equipment with comfortable Mattresses and Blankets.
Based on the group size or the road quality and the tour type, minibusses, 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.
The tour includes daily yoga classes, delicious local cuisine, and visits to some of the world’s oldest archaeological sites with a knowledgeable guide. This is the perfect way to combine your love for yoga with your dream of visiting this mystical country. Highly recommended for anyone seeking a unique and authentic travel experience.