Firuzabad, a city in Fars province, Iran, invites you on a captivating journey through time with our 1-day Firuzabad tour. Explore the remnants of the Sassanid era and uncover the mysteries of this ancient city.
Begin your adventure at the Ardeshir Babakan Palace, also known as the Fire Temple of Firuzabad, where the unique architecture and intricate designs tell tales of a bygone era. Visit the Milo Sassanid Ancient Tower, a testament to the grandeur of Sassanid architecture. Witness the relief of Ardeshir’s victory, located just 2 km away from the Tangab relief, delving into the rich history and culture of Firuzabad.
The exploration extends beyond ancient landmarks; immerse yourself in local culture by spending time in a valley close to Firuzabad. Venture into the tents of Qashqai Nomads, gaining insights into their intriguing lifestyle, traditions, and purchasing unique souvenirs. Seize this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to discover the ancient wonders of Firuzabad and embrace the richness of local culture.
Explore the ancient Ardeshir Babakan Palace or Fire Temple of Firuzabad
Visit the Qaleh Dokhtar (Dokhtar Castle) atop the mountain
Enjoy leisure time in a valley near the ancient city of Firuzabad
Visit the tents of Qashqai Nomads and delve into their intriguing lifestyle
ItineraryFiruzabad The tour begins in Shiraz at 8 am, departing from your hotel. A scenic 2-hour drive takes you from Shiraz to Firuzabad (120 km). Upon arrival, visit the Qaleh Dokhtar (Dokhtar Castle) perched on the mountain. Continue to Ardeshir Babakan Palace by car, then explore the nomads’ tents, gaining insight into their way of life. The tour concludes with your transfer to your hotel in Shiraz.