Iran - Central Iran (Chapter)
This is the Central Iran chapter from Lonely Planet’s Iran guidebook.
The imperial majesty of Esfahan, the refined and understated elegance of Shiraz and the weathered desert ambience of Yazd stand in fascinating contrast. Central Iran offers history, culture and challenges in abundance.
- kick back in the courtyard of a traditional hotel in Yazd
- admire a cluster of Qajari mansions in Kashan
- soak up the silent surrounds and star-filled skies of the Dasht-e Kavir
- restaurants and accommodation
Coverage includes: Qom, Kashan & around, Esfahan, The Zagros Mountains, Dasht-e Kavir, Yazd & around, Shiraz, Naqsh-e Rostam & Naqsh-e Rajab, Pasargadae, Bavanat, Firuz Abad and Kazerun & Bishapur.
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