Iran Tour Packages from Iraq

Religious Pilgrimages:

Iraqis often visit Iran for religious pilgrimages, especially to the holy cities of Qom and Mashhad, home to the shrines of Imam Ali al-Ridha and Fatima Masumeh. The shared Shia Islam heritage creates a spiritual connection, making these cities key destinations for pilgrims seeking spiritual fulfillment and community.

Medical Tourism:

Iran is a hub for medical tourism, offering affordable and high-quality services. Iraqis travel there for medical treatments and surgeries that may not be available or affordable in Iraq. The range of medical services and the hospitality of Iranian medical facilities make it an attractive destination for health-related travel.

Natural Landscapes and Tourism:

Iran's varied landscapes range from mountains and deserts to lush forests and coastal areas along the Caspian Sea, providing Iraqis with diverse natural settings to explore. The stark contrast to Iraq's predominantly desert terrain, coupled with the scenic beauty of Iran, attracts nature lovers and adventure seekers, making it a popular destination for those interested in experiencing the natural wonders of the region.

Cultural, Historical, and Linguistic Connections:

The cultural and historical ties between Iraq and Iran, enriched by centuries of shared history and influence from ancient civilizations, foster a deep mutual appreciation. Iraqis are drawn to Iran’s wealth of historical sites, museums, and architectural marvels, while the widespread understanding of Arabic in Iran and the linguistic overlap between Persian and Arabic due to historical interactions further enhance this appeal. Additionally, the similar culinary tastes and the general warmth and hospitality towards Iraqis complement the cultural allure, making Iran an attractive destination for those seeking to explore a shared heritage.

Trade and Business Opportunities:

The economic ties between Iraq and Iran are strong, with Iran being one of Iraq’s largest trading partners. This relationship facilitates business travel and commercial exchanges, allowing Iraqi businessmen to explore opportunities, attend trade fairs, and engage in commerce.
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What travelers from Iraq like about Iran

Embark on a captivating 7-day journey from Tehran to Shiraz, exploring the rich cultural and historical connections between Iraq and Iran. From the ancient artifacts in Tehran’s museums to the stunning Islamic architecture of Isfahan and the poetic ambience of Shiraz, this tour is designed to resonate deeply with Iraqis, blending shared histories with unforgettable experiences in some of Iran’s most iconic cities.

7 Days



Day 1: Warm Welcome in Tehran

Arrive in Tehran, where your guide awaits to offer you a traditional Iranian welcome. Transfer to your hotel for a restful evening, preparing for the days of discovery ahead.

Stay overnight in Tehran.

Day 2: Discovering Shared Histories in Tehran

Your exploration starts at the National Museum of Iran, featuring exhibits that echo the civilizations that flourished along the Tigris and Euphrates. At the Iran Glassware and Ceramics Museum, appreciate the craftsmanship that reflects ancient Mesopotamian influences.


Visit Golestan Palace, a symbol of cultural exchange, and stroll through Tehran’s Bazaar, finding similarities in the vibrant market life reminiscent of Iraqi souqs.

Stay overnight in Tehran.

Day 3: Kashan’s Historical Echoes

Drive to Kashan, a city whose architecture and historical sites mirror the rich cultural tapestry of Iraq. Explore traditional houses and the Fin Garden, experiencing the Persian influence that extends across the region.


In the afternoon, uncover the ancient history at Tepe Sialk, drawing parallels to Mesopotamian civilization.

Stay overnight in Kashan in a traditional yet modern hotel, blending past and present.

Day 4: Abyaneh to Isfahan: A Journey through Time

Visit Abyaneh, a village preserving ancient traditions and architecture, showcasing the enduring nature of regional cultures.


Arrive in Isfahan by evening. Begin with a tour of its iconic bridges, and architectural marvels that span centuries, similar to the historical significance of bridges and rivers in Iraqi cities.

Stay overnight in Isfahan.

Day 5: Isfahan’s Islamic Architectural Splendor

Explore Isfahan’s Naghsh-e-Jahan Square, including the Imam Mosque, Aliqapu Palace, and Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque, sites of great religious and historical significance that resonate with Iraq’s Islamic heritage.


Wander through the traditional bazaar, a reminder of the bustling markets back home, and visit the Chehel Sotun Garden and Masjed-e Jame of Isfahan, celebrating the shared Islamic artistic heritage.

Stay overnight in Isfahan.

Day 6: Tracing Ancient Persia from Isfahan to Shiraz

Begin on a journey to Shiraz, stopping at key historical sites like Pasargadae and Persepolis. These ancient cities provide insight into the empires that once influenced the region, including Mesopotamia.


Visit Naghsh-e-Rostam, reflecting on the shared history and the significance of these ancient places to both Iraqi and Iranian heritages.

Stay overnight in Shiraz.

Day 7: Farewell from Shiraz

Experience Shiraz, a city of poetry and gardens. Visit Nasiralmolk Mosque and the Zand complex, reflecting on the rich cultural exchanges between our regions. Explore traditional baths, mosques, and bazaars, culminating in visits to the tombs of Hafez and Saadi, poets who have influenced Persian and Arabic literature alike.

Depart from Shiraz International Airport, enriched with a deeper understanding of our shared history and culture.

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