Baba Tour comes after a name of a Bakhtiari family in the Zagros Mountains. The Nomad family we are going to spend a day with, are the ancestors of Baba Rouzbahan. In this tour, you will see a historical place in Shushtar, experience a local life of a nomad and spend a night in a tent under a starry sky, taste local foods and visit some fascinating landscapes of Zagros Mountains. You will definitely walk through the 8000 years Nomadic path beside the big river of Karoon.
Tehran Mehrabad Airport
We’ll meet at 9 a.m. at Ahvaz International Airport. Then we’ll visit the Chogha Zanbil Village, one of the rare existing ziggurats outside Mesopotamia. Then we’ll go to see one of the most amazing historical hydraulic systems of the world in Shushtar. Shushtar is a small city near Ahvaz. We will have a short walk in the city and then take a break to have a cup of coffee or tea and eat lunch. We then get on the car and continue our journey to BABA Rouzbahan village, where we are going to meet the Nomads.
* Lunch & dinner: Local Food / Night: In Nomad Home
After breakfast, we will start our trekking for 3 hours in the Zagros Mountains to meet the next Nomad Family and experience and see nomad’s lifestyle. We are going to have a unique experience of Nomad’s daily routines such as walking with shepherds, baking bread and milking. At night, we will sleep in Nomad’s black tent.
* Breakfast: Nomadic breakfast / Lunch: Fresh Meat (Kebab) / Night: Local House / Car: 1 / Walk: Normal (3 hours)
It is time to stroll along the tent and trees and also enjoy watching the breathtaking perspective of Zagros, with sounds of sheep and goats. We can wake up and see Nomad’s works at the start of the day. At 8:00 we will have breakfast and then we leave the nomad family and get back to our car. We will drive to Andika Village and Shimbar Lake. Finally, we spend a night in a local house in Mavarz village near the river.
* Breakfast: Nomadic Breakfast / Lunch: Local Food / Night: Local House / Car: 1 / Walk: Normal (3 hours)
On the last day of our trip, we will drive to Shahrekord and visit Khoda Afarin Bridge and Dezhpar steps in our path. After having lunch in a local restaurant, we will go to Isfahan.