Magic Carpet Ride

From AUD $8,325.00
  • Duration: 20 Days (approx.)
  • Product code: MRMS051123

Itinerary overview: Mashhad > Neyshabur > Damghan > Sari > Garmsar > Tehran > Qom > Arak > Andimeshk > Ahvaz > Bandar
Imam Khomeni > Bishapur > Shiraz


· Ride the rails of the Trans-Iranian Railway, traversing the ancient lands of Persia from the edge of the Caspian Sea all the way to the shining shores of the Persian Gulf

· Take a pilgrimage to the holy city of Mashhad to visit the spectacular Imam Reza shrine, one of Islam’s holiest sites outside Saudi Arabia

· Marvel at an ancient Persian Ziggurat near Andimeshk, visit the Zoroastrian cliff village of Pir-e Sabz and wander the streets of the
 Silk Road town of Neyshabur

· Discover the darker side of Tehran with a look at the anti-US propaganda that litters the city, as well as a visit to the former US Embassy now known as the ‘Den of Espionage’

· Stay in locally run guest houses, eco-lodges andhotels, and spend a night in motion on the train track


· 19-nights in locally owned traditional hotels, eco-lodges, guest houses and on the train

· All train tickets as specified in the itinerary

· Meals as specified in itinerary (B = Breakfast / L = Lunch / D = Dinner)

· Services of your Inverted Atlas trip leader and local guides

Trip price does not include:

· International and domestic airfares

· Arrival and departure transfers

· Visa for Iran

· Any expenses associated with COVID-19

· Meals not included as per trip itinerary including drinks and mini bar

· Additional accommodation before or after the tour

· Items of a personal nature including but not limited to laundry, souvenirs, porterage etc.

· Travel insurance – please note comprehensive travel insurance is a condition of travel with Inverted Atlas

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