Red Pomegranates Tour

From picking up the red pomegranates to cooking traditional foods!


5 Days

Tour Availability

From October to December

Tour Type


Tour Cities

Shiraz, Arsanjan

Day 1

Cities: Shiraz

After arriving at Shahid Dastgheib International Airport of Shiraz, you will meet and greet Derak representatives. Then, you will transfer to a hotel to rest.


Day 2

Cities: Shiraz

This morning, you have the whole day to discover the fantastic city of Shiraz; while visiting:

  • Narenjestan-e Qavam
  • Nasir al-Mulk Mosque (Pink Mosque)
  • Vakil Complex (Bazaar, Mosque and Bathhouse)
  • Eram Garden (UNESCO site)
  • Hafez Tomb
  • Ali Ibn-e Hamzeh

Day 3

Cities: Marvdasht, Arsanjan

This mourning, a short drive (60 km) takes you to Marvdasht County; where you can visit the masterpieces of Achaemenid dynasty:

  • Persepolis (UNESCO site)
  • Necropolis (Naqsh-e Rostam)

Then, you will continue your journey to Arsanjan (72 km), where its red pomegranates are well-known.


Day 4

Cities: Arsanjan

Now it’s time to join the amazing red pomegranate tour; walk in pomegranate gardens, pick up pomegranates, learn how locals use it for different purposes like pomegranate sauce, and participate in cooking Ash-e Anar and some  other local foods. You’ll also enjoy passing the night with local people.

Pomegranate plays a great role in Iranian lifestyle in a way that is the important item of Yalda Night. The pomegranate festival is a kind of thanksgiving festival taking place every year, from October to December. This festival is held in Arsanjan and Neiriz in Fars province; while you will join in different activities such as picking up pomegranates, preparing pomegranate juice and sauce, and cooking a delicious local food called “Ash-e Anar”.

If you intend to travel to Iran in autumn, make sure to join pomegranate festivals, visit the beautiful pomegranate gardens and get familiar with Iranian unique organic ingredients, spices and tastes.


Day 5

Cities: Shiraz

Today, you will go toward Pasargadae (49 km) to visit this amazing UNESCO site; and then you will continue your journey toward Shiraz (136 km); and you will transfer to Shiraz International Airport for a departure flight.






Tour Map

Included Services

2 nights accommodation at 3* hotels
2 nights accommodation at guest houses
4 Breakfasts
welcome dinner
Daily refreshments
Entrance fees
Air conditioned VIP transport
Professional Driver
Professional English speaking Tour guide
Iran Medical Insurance
Visa Arrangement
All costs of the guide and driver

Excluded Services

International flights
Iran visa fee
lunch & dinner
Tips & porter charges
Any personal expenses such as laundry, minibar, etc.

Please Consider That...

Arrival & departure point will be changed based on your wish.

We mostly choose 3* hotels for the budget tours, depending on the city, sometimes traditional hotels or eco-lodge can be booked.

All the items of included & excluded services will be changed according to your request.

This tour can be extended or compressed as per your Request

Price Table

  • Two Persons: 510 € / per person
  • Four Persons: 480 € / per person
  • Eight Persons: 340 € / per person
  • Max Group Size: 40
  • Age Rating: 9-80

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