Modern Tehran Tour

If you have a free day in Tehran, you can join one of our day tours. There are many attractions in the city of Tehran. The most significant ones in this city are the palaces and museums. Sa’adabad and Niavaran are two magnificent palaces in northern Tehran.

“Sa’adabad palace” was built in Qajar dynasty and was expanded during Pahlavi dynasty and was a royal residence in these two eras. This complex consists of 18 palaces. After Iran Revolution, this complex became museums and galleries. These royal buildings are within a really beautiful forest which is also really great for strolling. The Niavaran Palace is another complex consists of several royal buildings dating back to Qajar and Pahlavi eras. The oldest palace is called “Saheb Qaranie”. Today, Niavaran Palace is used as museums.

Another place that you will visit in this tour is Imamzadeh Saleh in which the brother of Imam Reza (8th Shia Imam) is buried there. This shrine is located in Tajrish area in north of Tehran.

So, if you’ve got a day to spare, grab this chance and visit two royal palaces and a holy site in just one day. Feel free to contact us for more information.

Itinerary

Morning pick you up from lobby of your hotel then head to north of Tehran and visit Sa’d Abad Complex, Cultural and historical complex with an area of 300 hectare built by the Qajar and Pahlavi monarchs, visit 3 palaces then go to Niavaran Palace a complex of several palaces and a museum. The Sahebqaraniyeh Palace from the time of Nasir al-Din Shah of Qajar dynasty is also inside this complex. The main Niavaran Palace, completed in 1968, was the primary residence of the last Shah. Then visit Imamzadeh Saleh holy Shrine, the shrine dates back to the 13th century. The 700 year-old structure with 50 square meter area includes a large rectangular building with thick walls. Back to hotel. End of tour.

Inclusions

professional English guide
Transportation
Mid-day refreshment
Entrance fees for sights as per the itinerary

Exclusions

Meals
Accommodation
Airport transfer
Tips

Price

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Tour Hightlights

Day Tours

Duriation: Days 01 / Nights 0

Start: 1970-01-01

End: 1970-01-01

City: Tehran

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