Island Hopping

Tehran - Kish Island - Gheshm Island - Tehran

Island Hopping (5 days)

Day 1 - Tehran

(Overnight in Tehran)

In Tehran city (the current capital city of ancient Iran) take a taxi (usually yellow or green) from 80,000 RLS to 400,000 RLS depending on the distance or use ride-hailing app in Iran like Snapp to order a cab or you can take the metro in Tehran with 8 different lines that cover almost the whole city and definitely all major places.

To plan your trips using Tehran metro for intercity transportation. Using Tehran metro in combination with Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) and public transport means is recommended since it allows travelers to miss the city traffic and enjoy utmost reach throughout the city.

Google Maps is a useful tool (as it is in all Persian cities) for navigating around the city.

Visit Iran attractions:

  • Golestan Palace
  • Sardar-e Bagh-e Melli (National Garden)
  • Ferdows Garden (the cinema museum of Iran)
  • Tehran Grand Bazaar
  • Rey city (Shahre Rey)
  • Cheshmeh Ali
  • Rey Castle
  • Tughrol Tower
  • Niavaran Palace Complex
  • Saadabad Complex
  • Abgineh Museum of Tehran
  • Tehran Museum of Contemporary Art
  • Carpet Museum of Iran
  • Azadi Tower
  • Milad Tower
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Day 2 - Kish Island

(Overnight in Kish Island)

Fly to Kish. Visit:

  • Harireh ancient city
  • Water reservoir
  • Greek Ship wreck
  • Shopping malls (modern life)

Transfer to hotel.

Island Hopping (5 days)

Day 3 - Kish Island

(Overnight in Kish Island)


  • Dolphins’ park
  • Birds garden
  • Underground city of Kariz
  • Optional activities (snorkeling, jet skiing, cable skiing, cycling, etc)
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Day 4 - Gheshm Island

(Overnight in Mashad)


  • Laft water reservoirs & wells
  • Kharbas caves
  • Mangroves
  • Free time in shopping malls
  • Portuguese Castle
  • Naz Island
  • Free time in shopping malls
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Day 5 - Tehran

Fly to Tehran.