Bike tour in Iran

Golden Ring of Persia

bike tour Iran

We suggest our new bike tour in Iran. The route goes through the most interesting part of the country called the Golden Triangle (Isfahan, Yazd, Shiraz). There are a lots of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites here. Welcome to this little known country.

Bike tour highlights:

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Map of the route (cycling distance 300 km)

Program of the bike tour

Day 1.

Arrival to Tehran. Meeting at the Imam Khomeini International Airport. Transfer to Tehran. Walking tour (if time permits). Transfer to the Mehrabad Airport. Flight to Shiraz.

Tehran bicycle tour

Day 2. Shiraz

Exploring Shiraz known as the city of poets, literature, and flowers. We will visit the famous Nasir al-Mulk Mosque also known as the Pink Mosque which takes every viewer breath away with its play of light through incredible stained glass. One of the most beautiful Persian garden is here - Eram Garden.

Shiraz bicycle tour

Day 3. 46 km, 640 mt

We will visit famous sites Persepolis and Pasargadae and an ancient archeological site and necropolis Naqsh-e Rostam. Then we start our bike trip to Abarquh, where we will see an oldest tree in the world - The Cypress of Abarkuh (4 to 5 thousand y.o.).

Persepolis bicycle tour

Day 4. 51 km, 500 mt

After short transfer we ride to Yazd, one of the oldest cities of the world with a history of over 5,000 years which has remained intact throughout the centuries. The main site here is the Amir Chakhmaq Complex and square. Yazd is considered as a capital of Iran' carpets.

Yazd bicycle tour

Day 5. 58 km, 100 mt

Today we cycle through a sand desert with its picturesque dunes. We stay for a night in a small town Varzaneh.

Varzaneh desert sand dunes bicycle tour

Day 6. 43 km, 100 mt

Today we arrive at the most beautiful city in the East - Isfahan. We will walk across famous illuminated bridges at evening time.

Isfahan bridge bicycle tour

Day 7.

Exploring Isfahan. Short bike trip in vicinity is optional.

Isfahan bicycle tour

Day 8. 55 km, 300 mt

Transfer to Abyaneh (Red village) - most beautiful and intact authentic old village. Then we will ride to Kashan, the town famous for gardens, palaces, textile, tiles, carpets. Farewell dinner.

Abyaneh red village bicycle tour

Day 9. 30 km, 100 mt

Last but not least day. Visiting underground city of Noushabad. Then we cycle to Qom, holy city in Shi'a Islam. The city is the largest center for Shi'a scholarship in the world, and is a significant destination of pilgrimage. Qom is also famous for a Persian brittle toffee known as sohan - souvenir of the city. There are a lot of points of interest here, the main is Fatima al-Ma'suma shrine. From here we have evening transfer to the international airport.

Qom bicycle tour

Program may be slightly changed.

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Photo reports from our previous tours

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