About Nowruz


Nowruz, the Persian New Year, is celebrated by different people around the world especially the ones located on the Silk Road. Iranians celebrate the arrival of spring on the first day of vernal equinox, usually 21 March.
One of the beauties of Nowruz is the provisions that begin a month earlier; everything should be clean and every one should wear new and colorful clothes. The whole family comes together while celebrate around a special table in their house. This table called “Sofre-ye Haft Sin” including seven special objects, that begin with the “s” sound in Farsi language. These objects symbolize purity, brightness, abundance, happiness and fertility for the New Year.

Day 1_ 18th March (Shiraz) O/N Shiraz

After arriving at Shahid Dastgheib International Airport of Shiraz, you will meet and greet Derak representatives. Then, you will transfer to a hotel to rest.

Day 2_ 19th March (Shiraz) O/N Shiraz

Right after having your breakfast, you will drive toward Marvdasht County (52 km). On your way, you will visit Quarn Gate with the beautiful Sofre-ye Haftsin that is prepared

  • Pasargadae (UNESCO site)
  • Necropolis (Naqsh-e Rostam)
  • Persepolis (UNESCO site)

Day 3_ 20th March (Shiraz) O/N Shiraz

After eating breakfast, you have the whole day to discover the crowded and energetic city; while visiting:

  • Narenjestan-e Qavam
  • Nasir al-Mulk Mosque (Pink Mosque)
  • Vakil Complex (Bazaar, Mosque and Bathhouse)
  • Eram Garden (UNESCO site)
  • Hafez Tomb
  • Ali Ibn-e Hamzeh

Day 4_ 21th March (Shiraz)

Today, it’s time to explore the Iranian tradition and culture and have a memorable day full of joy and happiness. You will celebrate Nowruz with local people at a traditional house or a local eco lodge; you will learn about the customs, traditions, activities, foods and sweets.
At midnight, you will transfer to Shiraz International Airport for a departure flight.

Our services:

  • 3 Nights' accommodation at 3*, 4*, 5* hotels
  • 4 Breakfasts, 4 Lunch, 4 Dinner
  • Free SIM Card (for tours in group)
  • Daily refreshments
  • Air conditioned VIP transport with headphones (for tours in group)
  • Professional Driver
  • Professional guide
  • All the entrance fees
  • Iran Medical Insurance
  • Visa Arrangement
  • All cost of the guide and driver (insurance, food, accommodation, fuel, parking charge, toll, etc.)

Tour Availability

This festival is held on 21 March (1 Farvardin).
*** This tour can be extended to other cities of Iran according to your request.

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