Official diplomatic relations between Belgium and Iran refers to the end of the nineteenth century. In that period, Belgium was very eager to extend its relations with the countries of Asia and Africa. In Asia was found Iran to Belgian –Iranian relations was formed from the end of era government and continued until now. In recent years, Belgium has concluded that Iran especially Isfahan city has an important role in terms of industry and tourism that can expand their relationship in the tourism sector with the province. Nowadays, there are not many Belgium tourists in Iran but we offer a variation of accommodations and transportation with the best facilities to Belgium tourists to attract for coming to Iran safe and easy. Lovely Persia makes it easy; we’ll book your trip for you and all your travel arrangement. For more information about Iran as a country please refer to all parts of our site.
You have especially tour itinerary here, this specific tour is allocated to the Belgians nationality albeit it is just a sample tour and you can offer another routes and destinations. Absolutely, the tour scheduled can be changed according to your taste and interest. For more information about different nationality tours, please refer to Iran-tours.
Iran visa for Belgians citizens:
Thanks for great diplomatic communications between Belgium and Iran; Belgian citizen can get an Iranian visa by two ways easily such as normal visa and an arrival visa. For normal visa, we do Visa procedures for you after receiving your personal data for the application form. We will apply for your Iran visa authorization number from the Iranian ministry of foreign affairs. After getting authorization number, take to the Iranian embassy or consulate that visas are currently issued in your country. You can also get an Iranian visa on arrival but before that, you have to get an authorization number from the Iranian ministry of foreign affairs by presenting your data for the application form. Visa on arrival issue at the airport for 14 days and will be extended 14 days more if you want to stay longer. For more information please refer to ran-visa.
This tour can be operated in all season.
The First day:
After arrival at Tehran Imam Khomeini international airport, you will be transferred to the hotel. There is no special program intended for you because you have passed long distance with flying. So, the first day was devoted to resting travelers. You will meet your tour leader. After introductions, your tour leader will review the details of the tour. You will do your check-in and go for rest. In the evening, you will visit Tabiaat Bridge and Milad tower. Overnight Tehran
The Second day:
After breakfast, you will have full-day sightseeing Tehran visiting Golestan Palace. It’s a museum now. Before that was the residence of several kings of Iran. It is complex composed of several buildings in a large flower garden in Tehran. This palace is located in the Arge square. After visiting the palace, you will go to a restaurant. After enjoying a great lunch, you will visit the National Museum of Iran where you can see fabulous historical items from 5000 BC to the advent of Islam in Iran which shows a brief history of our land. After that, you have visited at National jewelry museum, the collection of the treasury of Iranian national royal jewels. In the evening, you will visit the Darband area. Overnight Tehran
The Third day:
You will check out the hotel and transferred to Mehrabad airport, fly to Tabriz. After checking in the hotel you will have a half a day tour. Overnight Tabriz
The Forth day:
In the morning, you will be transferred to the Takab, Takht-e- Soleyman. After visiting this UNESCO world heritage which is situated in a valley set in a volcanic mountain region, Zanjan will be the next destination. Overnight Zanjan
The Fifth day:
Today you’ll drive to Hamadan. En route you will reach to Soltaniyeh Dome. It refers to Ill- Khany Dynasty. The central magnet of Soltaniyeh's several ruins is the Mausoleum of Il-khan Öljeitü also, known as Muhammad Khodabandeh, traditionally known as the Dome of Soltaniyeh in Soltaniyeh city, Zanjan Province. Then, the trip will be continued and you will stay on Hamadan
The Sixth day:
Today you have full day Hamadan tour to visit Hegmatane Hill, Ganjnameh, BuAli Sina (Avicenna) Mausoleum, Alaviyan Dome. Overnight Hamadan
The Seventh day:
In the morning, drive to Isfahan after checking in the hotel, you have time to rest. Overnight Isfahan
The Eighth day:
After breakfast, the day is spent exploring the unique square in the world Naghsh-e Jahan square or design of the world square, the most brilliant jewel on the ring of architecture and urban design of the Safavid epoch. There is a visit at Ali Qapu palace the beating heart of administration and the highest building in the cardinal point of the capital, Sheikh Lotfollah mosque the pinnacle jewel of Iranian architecture masterpieces, it shows actually the zenith of Shi'a movement, accelerated during the reign of Safavid dynasty, Abbasi jam-e mosque on the southern side of square is a vast origin of the Islamic architecture clad by a turquoise glaze and Qeisarieh portal the main portal of the royal bazaar. You can purchase valuable supplies at the bazaar. The bazaar covers a considerably large area. After lunch at the Iranian and traditional restaurant, you will visit the most brilliant chandelier in the hall of the Safavid architecture era. In the center of Isfahan, one enters a heavenly garden with five hectares area through the eastern gate. In the middle of the garden, there is Chehel Sotoon as one of the three important exciting palaces of the Safavid era. After visiting this palace, you will transfer to the hotel. Overnight Isfahan
The Ninth day:
After breakfast, you will move sooner than other days. In the first day, you will start to explore Isfahan Atiq (antique) ‘Jame-e-mosque’ the encyclopedia on the most comprehensive pattern of Islamic Architecture in Iran. It’s the most important and the oldest religious buildings in Iran. Archeological excavation conducted in this monument shows that the mosque was one of the important religious Isfahan city in ancient times before the domination of Arabs. After visiting the mosque, you will explore ‘Zour Khaneh’ a scene of manliness, excellence, and humanistic unity. Then, you will start to explore the ancient sport, ‘Varzesh-e-Bastani’ which is still practiced in such a metropolitan city as Isfahan is evocative. In the afternoon, you will visit Atashgah, old fire temple of Isfahan and an ancient castle with a long history. After lunch, Vank cathedral will be the next destination. Vank cathedral is the most spectacular church in Iran. For the rest of the day, your optional schedule is to explore historical bridges which two of the most famous Isfahan’s bridges are Si-O-Se Pol Bridge and Khajou Bridge. The first one is the axial element of physical and cultural connection. This historical bridge which dates back to 1591-1597AD is 295 meters long and 147 meters wide. It is the longest hydraulic structure over the Zayandeh rood and all over Iran. The second one is the multi-functional hydraulic structure. Then, you will come back to the hotel. Overnight Isfahan
The Tenth day:
After having breakfast, Shiraz is our next destination. In the way, you will visit “Pasargad” and “Persepolis”. Pasargad World Heritage collection is a set of ancient structures in the city during the Achaemenid dynasty. There is a great viewpoint where you can look over the site and the surrounding area. This set is the fifth set registered in the World Heritage List in Iran.
Persepolis, also known as ‘Takht-e-Jamshid’ was the ceremonial capital of the Achaemenid Empire. In this ancient city, there is a palace named Takht-e-Jamshid that was built during the reign of Darius, Xerxes, and Artaxerxes I was built for about 200 years. This location has been recorded one of Iran's UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1979. Then keep going toward Shiraz, overnight Shiraz.
The Eleventh day:
This is our Full-day city tour in Shiraz that is one of the oldest cities of ancient Persia and center of the arts. At first, you will visit Eram garden. Then, you will have lunch at the restaurant. After that, you will see the Qavam house which is the traditional and historical house in Shiraz. In the evening, you will visit the Tomb of Hafez and Tomb of Saadi. Tomb of Hafez is famous due to containing in his collection. Hafez was Iranian's great poet of the eighth century (the fourteenth century AD) and one of the world's famous poets. You will visit the Tomb of Saadi. He is a well-known Iranian poet and writer. His reputation is catchy and strong for prose and poetry more melodious. The literary position is so strong that he became a professor of speech, the king spoke, even absolutely called him a master. Overnight in Shiraz
The Twelfth day:
Today you will check out and have a half day tour. You will visit Karim Khani Citadel is located in the center of the city. The Citadel was built during the reign of Zand dynasty, and after Karim Khan Zand introduce Shiraz as its capital and chose this place as his living, to be known as Karim Khani Citadel. Citadel was used as a prison during the reign of the Pahlavi dynasty and was damaged. Then, you have explored in Vakil Bazaar that is one of the most traditional and historical markets. After that, you will prepare for the flight and will be transferred to the airport.