Iran, Heart of Persia aboard the Golden Eagle

Day 1 : To Tehran
Transfer to the Espinas Hotel (or similar) for 1 night. Welcome reception and dinner. (D)
 
Day 2 : Tehran
Morning visit to the Golestan Palace, a Unesco world heritage site, with its Versailles-inspired mirrorencrusted marble throne hall. In the afternoon, board the Golden Eagle for the 10-night journey through Iran. (B, L, D)
 
Day 3 : Mashhad
Stop in Mashhad to visit the Imam Reza Holy Shrine, the largest mosque in the world in terms of its dimensions, followed by a tour of the Nader Shah museum. After lunch, tour the tomb of Ferdowsi, the father of Persian literature. (B, L, D)
 
Day 4 : Kerman
Morning arrival into Kerman. Visit the Hamam Ganj Ali Khan complex with its exquisite frescoes. (B, L, D)
 
Day 5 : Rayen • Mahan
Afternoon arrival into Rayen to visit the impressive castle, which has excellent views of Mount Hezar. Travel by road to Mahan to explore the royal palace with its Prince Garden and tomb. Rejoin the train at dusk for the journey to Kerman. (B, L, D)
 
Day 6 : Kerman
Afternoon arrival into Rayen to visit the impressive castle, which has excellent views of Mount Hezar. Travel by road to Mahan to explore the royal palace with its Prince Garden and tomb. Rejoin the train at dusk for the journey to Kerman. (B, L, D)
 
Day 7 : Persepolis • Shiraz
Morning tour of Persepolis, Darius the Great's summer capital, to view the magnificent stone terrace and palace. Continue to Naghsh-e-Rostam, the site of the royal tombs and Sassanian rock reliefs. Afternoon drive to Shiraz to view the Quran Gate; the tomb of Hafez, the celebrated Persian poet; and the citadel. Rejoin the train for the journey to Kashan. (B, L, D)
 
Day 8 : Isfahan
Full-day tour of the city's monuments, including Naghsh-e Jahan Square, the Imam and Sheikh Lotfollah mosques, and the beautiful Khaju Bridge. Conclude with a visit to Vank church in the Armenian quarter. (B, L, D)
 
Day 9 : Kashan
Stop in Kashan, known for its beautiful Persian carpets, and visit Fin Garden, a Unesco world heritage site, and several 19th-century houses. (B, L, D)
 
Day 10 : Shushtar • Chogha Zanbil • Susa
This morning, transfer to a local train for the journey to the city of Shushtar. Visit the remarkable water hydraulic system. Continue to visit the ancient site of Chogha Zanbil and the city of Susa before rejoining the Golden Eagle. (B, L, D)
 
Day 11 : Trans-Iranian Railway
This morning, transfer to a local train for a picturesque journey on the Trans-Iranian Railway. Cross the famous Veresk bridge, hailed as the 'Bridge of Victory' as it was a vital link for supplies to Russia from the Allied powers in the second world war, and travel along the outstanding 'Three Golden Lines' spiral where the railway line ascends and descends in a very short distance, passing the same area three different times but at different heights. Rejoin the Golden Eagle train for the onward journey to Tehran. (B, L, D)
 
Day 12 : Tehran
This morning arrive into Tehran and take a tour of the National Museum of Iran, which houses an array of artefacts that reveal Iran's history. Stay 2 nights at the Espinas Hotel (or similar). (B, L, D)
 
Day 13 : Tehran
Full-day tour including visits to the Crown Jewels Museum in the Central Bank of Iran building, with its vast array of treasures used by the Qajar and Pahlavi royalty. Afternoon visit to the Niavaran Palace complex or the Museum of Contemporary Art. (B, L, D)
 
Day 14: Departure
Transfer to the airport or continue with onward travel arrangements. (B)
 
As per itinerary :- B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner.
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 Signature Experiences
  • Visits to the Crown Jewels Museum & Golestan Palace in Tehran
  • Explore Darius the Great's summer capital, Persepolis
  • Visits to many exquisite examples of Islamic architecture
  • Travel on the scenic Trans-Iranian Railway
 
 What's included
  • 10 nights on board the Golden Eagle luxury train
  • 3 nights in 4-star hotels
  • Shared arrival & departure transfers
  • Silver Class cabin with private, en suite wet room
  • All meals included, with drinks also included during meals
  • Included guided excursions as specified & all entrance fees with personal headsets
 
Note : Hotels are subject to availability at the time of booking.
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 Payments
  • 80 days or more before date of departure: 25% of total cost
  • 79 - 40 days before date of departure: 50% of total cost
  • 39 - 20 days before date of departure: 100% of total cost
Important: The booking stands liable to be cancelled if 100% payment is not received 20 days prior to departure date and received amount will be fully forfeited.
 
 Cancellation
If you Cancel your Holiday
You or any member of your party may cancel their travel arrangements at any time. Written notification or an e-mail to that effect from the person who made the booking must be received at our office. The cancellation charges applicable are as per the published cancellation policy below:
 
Cancellation charges per person
  • 80 days or more before date of departure: 25% of total cost
  • 79 - 60 days before date of departure: 50% of total cost
  • 59 - 20 days before date of departure: 75% of total cost
  • 19 - 1 days before date of departure: 100% of total cost
If we change or cancel your holiday
  • We do plan the arrangements in advance. It is unlikely that we will have to make any changes to your travel arrangements.
  • Occasionally, we may have to make changes and we reserve the right to do so at any time. If there are any changes, we will advise you of them at the earliest possible date.
  • We also reserve the right under any circumstances to cancel your travel arrangements by assigning reasons to you.
  • If we are unable to provide the booked travel arrangements due to reasons beyond our control (e.g. bad weather):We shall first try to offer alternative dates for the tour if the tour hasn’t already commenced.
  • If the tour has already commenced, then we shall refund the booking price/fee charged to you on a pro-rata basis depending on the portion of the tour utilized by you.
  • In all circumstances, however, our liability shall be limited to refunding to you the price we charged as tour fees.
If you want to change your holiday plan
After confirmation of services, if you wish to change your travel arrangements in any way (e.g. your chosen departure date or accommodation), we will do our utmost to make these changes but it may not always be possible. Any request for changes must be in writing from the person who made the booking. All cost incurred due to amendment will be borne by you.
 
If you have a complaint
If you face any problem during your holiday, please inform the relevant supplier (e.g. your hotelier, transporter etc.) and/or our representative immediately who will endeavour to set things right. If your complaint is not resolved locally, please follow this up within 28 days of your return home by writing to us, with your booking reference and all other relevant information. However, please be advised that while we are happy to assist you in the redressal of your complaint, if any, we will be able to extend only our best efforts in managing/coordinating your complaint with the respective service provider. All third party service providers are independent contractors who are at no time under our control or supervision.
 
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  • HolidaysAt provide fully escorted tour packages specially for womens.
  • We consider special care about our women / traveler security during your tour package.
  • All the tours are specifically designed keeping your security in mind.
  • We planned tours that include a balance of activities and leisure time along with carefully selected destinations.
  • Still you feel uncomfortable at any place, contact your dedicated manager and he will take care of everything, so that you can enjoy your trip.
 Disabled / Senior Citizen Persons :
 
Established in 2009, HolidaysAt is a prominent travel company based in New Delhi, India. We know the challenges to provide best travel experience for our valuable guest. Who need special take care during the trip with all comforts. Mostly we organise private tours to India and do not club our clients to other group.

  • We consider special care about Disabled / Senior Citizen traveler security during the tour.
  • All the tours are specifically designed keeping your challenges in mind.
  • We planned tours that include a balance of activities and leisure time along with carefully selected destinations.
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  Espinas Hotel - Tehran
  Golden Eagle Train - Tehran
 
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