9 Nights - 10 Days
Iran produces annually more than 200,000 tons of pistachios. Pistachio covers more than 450,000 hectares of land. Iran is the second largest exporter of pistachios in the world or the largest exporter of pistachios.
The Iranian pistachio industry employs over 2 million people, including pistachio growers and workers picking pistachios from trees. Pistachio and
During this visit, participants will meet the most outstanding and well-known producers, exporters, and pistachio processing companies. You will become familiar with all activities such as agriculture, exporting, services, pest control, irrigation, packaging and even cooking. As part of the visit, visits to cultural and historical sites complement these targeted visits and, where possible, interactions and meetings with residents will be organized at dinners, lunches
Day 1: Tehran
Arrival at Tehran Airport, Meet & Greet by Pardisan Representative, Transfer to hotel, Overnight Tehran.
Day 2: Kerman
Kerman Full day city tour of Tehran to visit: Tehran Grand Bazaar highlighting the food, nut, date and confectionary section including a nut processing workshop, the Golestan Palace complex (UNESCO World Heritage site), National Jewel or Carpet Museum (visit depends on opening times), Pardisan Tour can also arrange an afternoon visit to the Iranian Pistachio Association office for interested clients. Late afternoon flight to Kerman, transfer to hotel and dinner in the late evening.
Day 3: Kerman
A full day visit of Kerman city to visit: the largest pistachio nursery of Iran, the Ganjali Khan complex: bazaar, historic hammam, mosque, caravanserai and
Day 4: Kerman -
Morning drive to
Day 5: Yazd
Morning drive to Yazd (257 KM), en-route visit of
Water Museum, Mirchaqmagh square, Dolat Abad Garden, as well as the oldest and largest confectionary in Iran. Dinner and Overnight Yazd.
Day 6: Isfahan
Full day morning drive to Isfahan (320 KM), en-route visit to the most modern pistachio processing and packing plants in Taft as well as the oldest pistachio orchard of Iran in Ardekan. Finally a short visit to Meybod before arriving in Isfahan for dinner, Overnight Isfahan
Day 7: Isfahan
Full day city tour of Isfahan visiting Naqsh-e Jahan square complex (UNESCO World Heritage Site): Ali Qapu Palace, Imam Mosque, Sheikh Lotfollah
Day 8: Isfahan
Full day city tour of Isfahan visiting Vank Cathedral, Jomé (Friday) Mosque (UNESCO World Heritage site), Hasht Behesht Palace, as well as Si-o-
Day 9: Tehran
Morning drive to Tehran, en-route visit to Abyaneh village and Kashan visiting the Tabatabai house, Agha Bozorg theological school and Fin Garden (UNESCO World Heritage site), Farewell dinner in a traditional restaurant and overnight in Tehran.
Day 10: Departure
Tehran Transfer to Imam Khomeini Airport for departure flight.