8 days in Iran Itinerary

8 days in Iran Itinerary

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Start: Porto
Fly:  12 h 45 min
1
Tehran
— 1 night
Fly:  1 h 30 min
2
Yazd
— 1 night
Fly:  3 h 30 min
3
Shiraz
— 1 night
Fly:  2 h
4
Isfahan
— 3 nights
Fly:  11 h 45 min
End: Porto

1
night
Tehran

Tehran ©
Tehran, the capital and one of the largest cities in the Middle East, sits in the foothills of a mountain range and stretches out for miles.
On the 20th (Mon), take an in-depth tour of Golestan Palace, thensee the interesting displays at The National Jewelry Treasury, and then learn more about the world around you at National Museum of Iran. On the next day, take in panoramic vistas at Azadi Tower, thensnap pictures at Tabiat Bridge, thentake in panoramic vistas at Milad Tower, and finally pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Majd Telephone Store.

To find maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Tehran online vacation planner.

Porto, Portugal to Tehran is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Porto to Tehran, you'll lose 3.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Porto in April, expect nights in Tehran to be about the same, around 15°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) to allow time to travel to Yazd.

Things to do in Tehran

Museums Shopping
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Golestan Palace ©
Golestan Palace
Milad Tower ©
Milad Tower
Tabiat Bridge ©
Tabiat Bridge

1
night
Yazd

Yazd ©
Step back in time as you explore the ancient UNESCO World Heritage city of Yazd, a desert town known for its distinct Persian architecture style, punctuated by mud-brick buildings, wind towers, domed ice houses, and water reservoirs.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): get to know the fascinating history of Old City, take in the spiritual surroundings of Jameh Mosque of Yazd, get a taste of the local shopping with Silk Road Gallery, thendelve into the distant past at Zorastrian Towers of Silence, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Zoroastrian Fire Temple.

For traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Yazd trip itinerary maker app.

You can fly from Tehran to Yazd in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. While traveling from Tehran, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Yazd, ranging from highs of 32°C to lows of 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to travel to Shiraz.

Things to do in Yazd

Historic Sites Shopping Museums
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Zorastrian Towers of Silence ©
Zorastrian Towers of Silence
Old City ©
Old City
Zoroastrian Fire Temple ©
Zoroastrian Fire Temple

1
night
Shiraz

Shiraz ©
An esteemed center of Persian culture, Shiraz boats plentiful artistic, architectural, and religious points of interest.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Nasir al-Mulk Mosque, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shah-e-Cheragh Shrine, contemplate the long history of Eram Garden (Baq e Eram), thenappreciate the history behind Tomb of Hafez, and finally pause for some photo ops at Tomb of Saadi.

For more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Shiraz trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from Yazd to Shiraz takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Yazd in April, Shiraz is little chillier at night with lows of 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to travel to Isfahan.

Things to do in Shiraz

Historic Sites Parks
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Nasir al-Mulk Mosque ©
Nasir al-Mulk Mosque
Tomb of Hafez ©
Tomb of Hafez
Eram Garden (Baq e Eram) ©
Eram Garden (Baq e Eram)

3
nights
Isfahan

Isfahan ©
A cultural hub in the center of the country, Esfahan boasts a proud heritage of art, architecture, and craftsmanship.
Isfahan is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Naqsh-e Jahan Square, see the interesting displays at Isfahan Music Museum, take in the views from SioSe Pol Bridge, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Vank Cathedral.

To see maps, ratings, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Isfahan online tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Shiraz to Isfahan by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Shiraz in April since evenings lows in Isfahan dip to 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Isfahan

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Naqsh-e Jahan Square ©
Naqsh-e Jahan Square
Khaju Bridge ©
Khaju Bridge
SioSe Pol Bridge ©
SioSe Pol Bridge

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