5 days Iran itinerary from Tehran

5 days Iran itinerary with detailed historical description, and photo gallery for our holiday package Travel to Iran – Desert Express Tour. Iran is an amazing country and full of beautiful places. On this page, we list the top Iran tourist attractions for that specific trip. This Iran 5 days itinerary displays the program of our private services to travel from Tehran to Tehran through Nushabad Underground City, Kashan, Maranjab Desert, and Qom. Our Iran tours are very well designed and have an excellent selection to offer you the best adventure holidays of your life.

5-Day Travel to Iran – Desert Express Tour

Number of people3-star / 4-star hotel5-star hotel
1 person826€
2 person592€
3 person547€
4 person511€
Includes: Iranian visa application and reference nº for VOA. Iranian travel insurance (mandatory at the airport). Meet and greet at the airport and private transfer to your hotel. All transportation in a private car with a driver. All accommodation in 3-star 4-star hotels with breakfast (upgrade to 5-star available). English speaking guide.

Iran 5 days itinerary

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Day 1 » Arrival to Tehran – Tehran afternoon visit (depending on your arrival time)

Tehran International Airport

Tehran International Airport

At Tehran International airport you will have to deliver the papers we sent to your Client Area: Iranian visa reference number, the Iranian travel, medical insurance, and our agency voucher.

After paying for your visa and have all been checked, you go to the passport control area to be able to pass into the arrivals gate where our staff will be waiting for you with a paper with your name written or RJ Travel logo. Welcome to Iran!

Day 2 » Tehran morning visit – Nushabad Underground City – Kashan

Tehran Iran

Tehran

Tehran is the capital of Iran and a metropolis with almost 20 million people. Although Tehran’s massive size tends to scare most tourists in Iran, the fact is that its historical center does indeed deserve a visit.

You will spend an afternoon visiting the most famous Tehran attractions such as the Khanat Caravanserai, Tehran Grand Bazar, Golestan Palace (UNESCO site), and the impressive Treasury of National Jewels.

Nushabad underground city Iran

Nushabad

As Iran can’t get more spectacular, you will visit the fantastic underground city of Nushabad. You will explore the 3 stories of rooms, secret chambres, thru an enormous labyrinth network of staircases and canals.

A 1,500-year-old, 3-story subterranean city where ancient Persians took refuge in times of war.In Atlas Obscura.

Nushabad Underground City is the known biggest underground city in the world, directly competing with those in Cappadocia Turkey.

Day 3 » Kashan morning visit – Maranjab Desert

Kashan Iran

Kashan

Kashan is one of those unmissable Iranian destinations that somehow get out of the main tourist route.

Full of interesting features, Kashan’s most famous attractions are its famous noble houses, the Bazaar of Kashan, the amazing Aminoddole caravanserai, the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Fin garden (one of the historical Persian gardens of Iran), and the Sultan Amir Ahmad Bathhouse.

Tepe Sialk

Tepe Sialk

You will also have the chance of visiting the large ancient archeological site of great importance – Tepe Sialk.

The site was named “the heart of Iran’s Archaeology”.

Tepe Sialk was excavated for the first time in 1933.

Maranjab Desert Caravanserai

Maranjab Desert

Among the most famous desert in Iran, Maranjab is easily reached from Yazd.

You will sleep in a local desert camp or ancient caravanserai (depending on availability).

Many Iranians come to this part of the Marajnab for adventure activities such as 4X4 desert safaris, spend the night under the starry sky, and small weekend family excursions.

Day 4 » Kashan » 1,500-year-old Nushabad Underground City » Qom holy city » Tehran

Nushabad underground city Iran

Nushabad

As Iran can’t get more spectacular, you will visit the fantastic underground city of Nushabad. You will explore the 3 stories of rooms, secret chambres, thru an enormous labyrinth network of staircases and canals.

A 1,500-year-old, 3-story subterranean city where ancient Persians took refuge in times of war.In Atlas Obscura.

Nushabad Underground City is the known biggest underground city in the world, directly competing with those in Cappadocia Turkey.

Qom Iran

Qom

After Mashhad, the holy city of Qom is the second most religious city in Iran where you will have the opportunity to visit the shrine of Fatimah bint Musa, the sister of Imam Ali ibn Musa Rida.

The incredible architecture of this religious complex is astonishing, helping to understand the Iranian religious doctrine and beliefs.

Qom is the largest center for Shi’a scholarship in the world, and is a significant destination of pilgrimage, with around twenty million pilgrims visiting the city every year.

While on the streets of Qom, taste the traditional confectionery called sohan, which is a tasty and sweet Persian saffron brittle toffee.

Day 5 » Departure from Tehran International Airport

Tehran International Airport

Transfer to Tehran Airport

Depending on your flight, you will have a transfer to Tehran Imam Khomeini International Airport (IKA). End of our services.

If your flight is due to leave late, we advise you to pay the 15 dollar entrance to the airport private lounge, skip the line passport check, unlimited food and drinks, and a comfortable couch where you can rest wait until the departure time.

The lounge is located just near the check-in area, aside from the normal passport control facilities.