Known as Persia until 1935 to the western world, Iran is home to some of the most beautiful mosques and magnificent ancient castles. Varied landscapes such as the deserts in central Iran and the snowcapped mountains of the Zagros range stretches in the northwest to the Republic of Armenia, both presenting contrasting opportunities for photography.
SGD $4,300 /pax based on twin sharing
SGD $4,950 /pax opt for single room
Please email to firstname.lastname@example.org for registration.
Kindly indicate the following.
- Name (as in passport):
- Camera model:
- Title of photography trip:
- Accommodation opt: Single room/Twin sharing
Upon email registration received, you will be advised on how to make payment directly to our license tour agent for this trip - Singapore Trekker (TA 02060)
- Private air-conditioned vehicle with ample space for photography equipment
- 10N Accommodation in comfortable 3-star hotels
- Domestic Flight (Kerman-Tehran)
- All meals as per itinerary
- English speaking guide and CIA photo instructor
- All permits and entrance fees
- Mineral Water x 1 per day
- International Airfare
- Guide and Driver gratuity
- Personal expenses eg. drinks during meals, shopping
- Travel Insurance
- Visa fees (if applicable - Singaporeans / Malaysians can apply for VOA)
Day 1 - Arrive Tehran, transfer to hotel to check-in as our tour leader does a quick brief on what to expect in the coming
Day 2-4 (B,L,D) - From Tehran, we head down south toward Isfahan to visit some of the oldest and most photogenic mud clay
villages in Iran where we will be photographing them in beautiful morning light and also during blue hour. No visit to
Iran is complete without a visit to some of the most beautiful places of worship on the planet, with its intricate artwork
and porcelain work including the Vank Cathedral, Jameh and Imam Mosques and more. We also spend some time photographing
the bridges of Isfahan, one of the best places to do street and morning photography. From Isfahan, we transfer to Yazd,
another cultural hub where we will learn more about the mysterious wind towers, water reservoirs and witness some of the
earliest man made caves in this part of the world.
Day 5-6 (B,L,D) - From Isfahan, we continue further south towards the ancient site of Persepolis just outside Shiraz, the
ceremonial capital and cultural heart of the Archaemenid Empire almost 3000 years ago as we conduct a photowalk pass the
giant monolithic ruins where our instructor teaches you the best ways to compose your photos. We will base ourselves in
Shiraz, a glorious city and visit the amazing light show of the Nasir Al Mulk, one of the highlights of the trip.
Day 6-8 (B,L,D) - Transfer to the city of Kerman to photograph the Aag-e-Bam, the largest Adobe building in the world with
its charasmatic Citadel. Evenings are spent at the breathtaking Kaluts where we will spend most of our time photographing
Day 9-11 (B,L) - Return back to Tehran with fond memories of our adventure where we will do a photo critique to ensure
your photography is on the right path. By afternoon, we visit the grand bazaar of Tehran for some last minute shopping
before transferring to the airport for our return flight back to Singapore.
Suggested flight details & flight carrier: Thai Airways
Meeting place: Tehran Imam Khomeini International Airport
16th Nov SIN-BKK-IKA 1225 hrs / 1935 hrs
26th Nov IKA-BKK-SIN 2045 hrs / 1115 hrs (+1)
Estimated Airfare = S$600.00 (as of Jan 2018)
** Flight schedule subjected to change
Special note: Please hold the flight ticket purchase until you have received confirmation from tour leader to proceed on.
TA license no: TA02060