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Shiraz, capital of civilization - 4 Days

Shiraz, capital of civilization

Shiraz City

Shiraz City

Due to the abundance of its tourism attractions, Shiraz could be considered as a mere destination of your travel. It is better for people who are interested in cultural tours as well as travelling to cultural cities to allocate a specific journey to Shiraz by which they could be provided with enough time to visit the attractive places in this city. The size of tourism attractions in this city is to such extent that you might not be provided with enough time to visit all tourism attractions of this province; we however in term of this paper, do our best to provide you with important list of historical and attractive places of this city.

Shiraz is the Center of Fars Province and capital of ancient Iran. This city has been surrounded by Darak Mount at West, and Bamo, Sabzpovan, Chehel Magham and Baba Koohi Mountains at North.

There is no specific agreement for antiquity of Shiraz among Historians and Archaeologists; however, the point stressed by all historians and archaeologists is the antiquity of Takhte-Jamshid Region going back to Akhamaneshid Era.

Other names of Shiraz as mentioned in historical books and documents include Tirazis, Shirazis and Shiraz.

According to some historical documentations of Islam, the initial place of Shiraz was Abunasr Castle where transferred to its modern-day area during Bani-Omayeh Dynasty. Such transfer however accompanies with extermination of Estakhr City, the Capital of Fars.

It must be mentioned that at the time of Safari, Boiyan and Zandian Rule, Shiraz was the capital of government.

Need more information about , Shiraz City of Zandian, please read this article.

Need more information about Shiraz, City of Gardens and Flowers,please read this article.

Need more information about Pasargadae in Shiraz please read this article.

Day 1
First day:

Pick up at hotel (Tehran)

Fly to Fars province and Shiraz city from Tehran

Pick up at hotel

Enjoy lunch and visit Pasargad distinct

Enjoy dinner from traditional food of shiraz and rest

Day 2
Second day:

Enjoy breakfast and back to Pasargad to co ntinue visiting the amazing zone

Enjoy lunch like kebab and back to the hotel to rest

Visiting exclusive gardens of this city and enjoy watching sunset next to the beautiful view of those gardens

Enjoy dinner and rest

Day 3
Third day:

Enjoy breakfast

Window shopping in the traditional bazaar of shiraz and enjoy the handicraft of the city

Enjoy lunch and rest at the hotel

Visiting the tomb of Persian poets

Enjoy dinner

Day 4
Fourth day:

Enjoy breakfast and visit the historical places that related to Zandieh era

Enjoy lunch in traditional restaurant

Rest and return back to Tehran

Costs included

  • Transport
  • Meals
  • Snacks
  • Accommodation fees
  • Entrance fees for historic sites, tourism and sports
  • Provide equipment for climbing, canyoning, climbing, caving, etc.

Cost not included

  • Visas fees
  • Travel fees
  • Accommodation fees before package start
  • Accommodation fees after the end of the packages
  • Special clothes fees (for adventure sports)
  • • Special equipment and clothes are available

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Price From USD$1,000 USD$800/person
Total $ 800 USD

Trip Facts

  • VIP Van
  • 4-10
  • 1585m
  • All season
  • Easy