Ashgabat To Tbilisi (24 Days) Iran Caravan

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Run by: Oasis Overland

Reference number: 344

From: £1295.00

Get beyond the headlines and challenge your perceptions by travelling through Iran, and finding out for yourself what this remarkable country is really like. Once listed as a key member of the ‘Axis of Evil’, you’ll find that this label couldn’t be further from the truth as you encounter friendly locals, a diverse and long history, a unique and varied culture, lively and cosmopolitan cities, and vast, stunning landscapes that range from arid desert to rugged mountains, with dense forests and snow-capped peaks as we reach the Caucus states of Armenia and Georgia.Beginning in Turkmenistan in Central Asia this trip covers four countries in just twenty-four days, ending in the Georgian capital of Tbilisi. Starting in the heart of Asia you will feel as if you have almost returned to Europe. Day 1 Turkmenistan

Ashgabat – Arrive and transfer from the airport to the hotel.

Days 2 to 16 Iran

Mashhad - home to the stunning Imam Reza Mosque

Dasht e Kavir Desert - in search of the Asiatic Cheetah

Shiraz & Yazd

Persepolis - ancient ruins partly destroyed by Alexander the Great

Tehran

Esfahan - explore this historic and beautiful city

Tabriz - explore the 35km labyrinthine bazaar and the Blue (Kabud) Mosque

Days 17 to 20 Armenia

Yerevan – World-famous brandy distillery

Savanavank – monastery on the shores of Lake Sevan

Days 21 to 24 Georgia

Telavi - ancient wine-growing region 24 Days - Central Asia & South East Asia - Overland Adventures Please note there may be a kitty contribution - please check the website

Departures

Departure Date Return Date Availability Price
24/09/2018 17/10/2018 Places Availabl £1295.00
05/09/2019 28/09/2019 Places Availabl £1295.00
27/09/2019 20/10/2019 Places Availabl £1295.00
31/08/2020 23/09/2020 Places Availabl £1295.00
22/09/2020 15/10/2020 Places Availabl £1295.00

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