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Mashhad— 8 nights
Capital of the Razavi Khorosan Province, Mashhad holds a reputation as one of the holiest cities in Iran.Visit Imam Reza Holy Shrine and Nadir Shah Afshar's Tomb for their historical value. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Mashhad: Mausoleum of Omar Khayyam (in Neyshabur) and Tomb of Ferdowsi (in Tus). Next up on the itinerary: cool off at Water Waves Land, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Goharshad Mosque, don't miss a visit to Bazehoor Fire Temple, and look for gifts at Almas Shargh Mall.
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Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Mashhad. In February, plan for daily highs up to 12°C, and evening lows to 0°C. You will leave for home on the 15th (Wed).
Things to do in Mashhad
Tomb of Ferdowsi, Mausoleum of Omar Khayyam
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