2020 Dates: March 9th - 20th and October 3rd - 14th     Group Size: 12     Price: $1,800
Experience the real Iran 
Gorgeous mosques. Mouth watering food. Trekking to remote nomadic villages. Persian culture. City highlights. Artisan markets. Authentic homestays. This is the side of Iran that we want to show you. 
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Price: $1,800 (£1,435) 
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2020 Dates: March 9 - 20th, 2020 

Iran is for you if you enjoy...

  • NATURE: Iran is home to some of the most stunning landscapes in the Middle East.
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    TREKKING: We embark on a multi day trek through nomadic settlements, trekking between villages in the Zagros mountains.
  • WILDLIFE: Iran is bursting with unique wildlife species. Who knows, maybe we shall see the legendary Asiatic cheetah! 
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    LOCAL CUISINE: Because we travel to different regions in Iran you have the opportunity to taste a variety of mouth watering food. Seriously, it's the best. 
  • HISTORY: The Persian Empire formed one of the greatest civilizations the world has ever seen. If you love history, there is something to learn around every corner.
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    OFF THE BEATEN PATH ADVENTURE: We visit places solo travelers can't go. The trip is for travelers who truly want to connect to places, local people, landscapes, and food without being rushed in the process. 

Iran is the perfect destination for those looking to get to know the real Middle East. 


Come with us to trek in the Zagros Mountains, stay in remote mountain villages with local Qasqhai nomadic families, explore the culture in Iranian cities, and become a member of a fun-loving team of adventurous travelers.


We've been traveling in Iran for the last several years and we have formed many lasting relationships here. Our unique connections allow us to show you a side of one of the most fascinating countries on the planet.

Tour Highlights
  • Discover the highlights of Tehran and Shiraz
  • Embark on a multi-day trek between off the beaten path nomadic villages
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    Experience genuine Iranian hospitality
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    Marvel at the ruins of Persepolis
  • Haggle in the bazaars of Esfahan 
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    Devour delicious Persian food
  • Learn about Qasqhai nomadic culture
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    Explore ancient mosques, markets, and architecture
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    Meet with local artisans
  • Sleep in comfortable hostels and homestays
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12 Days to Discover the Magic of Iran

Our unique connections allow us to explore areas of the country not found on the typical tourist trail

 and to experience life with rural communities in rural Iran.

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